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The US is still in the first wave of COVID-19

The U.S. is well into its third peak of the coronavirus, marking a new record for daily cases at more than 83,000 over the weekend. The total case count has surpassed 8.6 million and the death toll rose above 225,000. Globally, more than 43 million have been affected with more than 1.1 million dead. In recent days, some experts and reports have referred to this as a third wave, while others refer to it as either an elongated first wave or a second wave. Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top… Source link

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10 Google Search Terms Can Help Experts Predict COVID-19 Hot Spots –

What You Should Know: – New Mayo Clinic study reveals strong correlations were found between keyword searches on the internet search engine Google Trends and COVID-19 outbreaks in parts of the U.S. – The Mayo Clinic study searched for 10 keywords that were chosen based on how commonly they were used and emerging patterns on the internet and in Google News at that time. Strong correlations were found between keyword searches on the internet search engine Google… Source link

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As COVID-19 cases soar, many Americans plan indoor Thanksgiving with friends or extended family

RFI Slain teacher Samuel Paty to be awarded Légion d’honneur in national tribute French President Emmanuel Macron is to pay tribute to Samuel Paty, the teacher who was beheaded last week, in a ceremony in his honour to be held on Wednesday evening.  >> Watch the national tribute to Samuel Paty LIVE at 1930 GMTAmong the 400 people attending the service will be former French presidents, the French government and key establishment figures. One hundred school pupils have also been asked to… Source link

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As COVID-19 cases soar, most Americans are either planning or considering a ‘normal’ Thanksgiving [Video]

As U.S. COVID-19 cases climb toward a new peak and hospitalizations increase across most of the country, more than a third of registered voters (34 percent) plan to celebrate Thanksgiving with friends or family from outside their households, according to a new Yahoo News/YouGov poll — and nearly all of them (30 percent) plan to gather indoors. Video Transcript [NO AUDIO] Source link

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As COVID-19 cases soar, most Americans are either planning or considering a ‘normal’ Thanksgiving [Video]

As U.S. COVID-19 cases climb toward a new peak and hospitalizations increase across most of the country, more than a third of registered voters (34 percent) plan to celebrate Thanksgiving with friends or family from outside their households, according to a new Yahoo News/YouGov poll — and nearly all of them (30 percent) plan to gather indoors. Source link

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Florida’s Dan Mullen learns about COVID-19 hard way

The coronavirus is relentless, insidious, infectious and completely oblivious to your opinions. Last Saturday afternoon, Florida coach Dan Mullen was pushing for his school to allow some 90,000 fans to jam Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville for this week’s matchup with LSU. By Wednesday, the game was postponed due to an outbreak of COVID-19 among Florida players and coaches.  By Saturday, Mullen announced he had COVID-19 himself. Just like that. There is no need to pile on Mullen. After… Source link

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Michael Porter Jr. pushes wild conspiracy theory claiming COVID-19 is ‘used for population control’

Denver Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. shared a wild conspiracy theory about the COVID-19 pandemic and claimed that he’s never been vaccinated on a Snapchat Q&A on Tuesday night, just days before the NBA season is scheduled to resume. Porter, who is in his first season playing with the Nuggets after missing the entire 2018-19 season recovering from a back injury, claimed that the coronavirus is being used for worldwide population control and that it’s being overblown. “Personally, I… Source link

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Twitter removes tweet highlighted by Trump falsely claiming COVID-19 ‘cure’

WASHINGTON — Twitter removed a tweet that had been retweeted by President Donald Trump that falsely said that there was a cure for the coronavirus. Late Monday, Trump retweeted the tweet from an account with the handle “@stella_immanuel” that said: “Covid has cure. America wake up.” Twitter soon after removed the tweet and replaced it with a gray box that says, “This Tweet is no longer available.” A cure for COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, doesn’t exist, and scientists have… Source link

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Richard Sherman thinks NFL will carry on through COVID-19 outbreaks

Richard Sherman has lashed out at the NFL’s COVID-19 plans. Now he’s convinced the NFL will go through with the 2020 season no matter what. The outspoken San Francisco 49ers cornerback told Pro Football Focus during an Instagram Live session Monday that he doesn’t see the NFL shutting the season down because of the pandemic. “I don’t see the league saying, ‘Hey, we’re going to shut down if 10 people get it, 15 people get it, 50 people get it,’” Sherman said, per the San Jose… Source link

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