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Floyd County Schools release reopening plan

Floyd County Schools release reopening plan

Students won't necessarily share classes with their learning group cohorts, but they will be able to interact and connect with the same consistent group during breaks in common school areas like the g...

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Former Presidential Candidate Herman Cain Dies of Coronavirus at 74

Former Presidential Candidate Herman Cain Dies of Coronavirus at 74

Herman was a co-chair of Black Voices for Trump, and one of President Donald Trump's surrogates at the president's June 20 rally in Tulsa , Oklahoma. Cain posed for a photo, without a mask, at the ...

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Trump defends disproved hydroxychloroquine again as COVID-19 cure

Trump defends disproved hydroxychloroquine again as COVID-19 cure

The video was removed from Facebook and Twitter for violating disinformation rules, much to the anger of those who shared it. Immanuel was mad, too, tweeting that Facebook is "not bigger than Go...

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Portland police action indicates federal withdrawal moving ahead

Portland police action indicates federal withdrawal moving ahead

Wolf said a federal presence would remain in Portland until the Trump administration is convinced that state and local authorities can protect downtown federal property, including the Mark O. " Oreg...

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German economy shrinks by record 10.1% in Q2

German economy shrinks by record 10.1% in Q2

Shortly after the data were released, Trump took to Twitter to rail against potential voter fraud and suggest postponing the Nov 3 election, while complaining that the media is not reporting on cor...

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Texas Rep. Gohmert Tests Positive for Coronavirus after Refusing to Wear Mask

Texas Rep. Gohmert Tests Positive for Coronavirus after Refusing to Wear Mask

Side note - interesting the House gym is still open, given that gyms around the country are closed because of COVID. "This stems from a selfish act by Mr. "Before you go anywhere with the president ...

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Coronavirus pandemic pushes US economy to worst-ever contraction

Coronavirus pandemic pushes US economy to worst-ever contraction

Gross domestic product collapsed at a 32.9% annualized rate last quarter, the deepest decline in output since the government started keeping records in 1947. Shortly after the data were released, ...

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WHO Says COVID-19 Pandemic Is One Big Wave, Not Seasonal

WHO Says COVID-19 Pandemic Is One Big Wave, Not Seasonal

People are not taking the precautions to ensure they are not in close contact". In Ireland at the moment over 60% of confirmed cases COVID-19 - among those less than 45 years. "That would be a conce...

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Russian Federation intends to be first to approve Covid-19 vaccine

Russian Federation intends to be first to approve Covid-19 vaccine

Americans were surprised when they heard Sputnik's beeping. "Russian Federation will have got there first", said Kirill Dmitriev, the head of RDIF, in an interview with CNN . The country now has more...

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Global trial to sniff out COVID-19

The study, conducted by the University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover in cooperation with the German Armed Forces, discovered that with proper training, dogs can detect the presence of the coronav...

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Germany says COVID-19 vaccine unlikely before mid

Chairman and CEO Albert Bourla added that that more normal seasonal pricing strategy would be based on the competition at the time and the value the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine brings to the table. Vaccin...

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Over 150,000 Americans have now died from coronavirus

Over 150,000 Americans have now died from coronavirus

The latter two states just reported 216 and 197 deaths, respectively, on Wednesday, marking the largest one-day increase since the pandemic began for both. The surge has hampered efforts to recover fr...

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Planet Fitness to require face masks in all locations starting August 1

Planet Fitness to require face masks in all locations starting August 1

According to a Reuters report , these outbreaks have been largely linked to lax public health policies at institutions like restaurants, bars and gyms. ET and available on Facebook and the Planet Fit...

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Nine deaths as Victoria records 295 more coronavirus cases

So far 80 residents have been transferred out of St Basil's Homes for the Aged in Fawkner, 80 residents transferred from Epping Gardens and Kirkbrae Presbyterian Homes in Kilsyth has had 34 residents ...

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COVID-19 dogs could be sniffing out cases in months

COVID-19 dogs could be sniffing out cases in months

In fact, a dog's sense of smell can be anywhere from 1,000 to 10,000 times stronger than humans. Their research is published in the journal BMC Infectious Diseases . The team hopes that the method ca...

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Absentee ballots should be turned in quickly, state says

Absentee ballots should be turned in quickly, state says

But almost half of all states, including Oklahoma, still allow voters to request ballots less than a week before the election. Warner's office said that has changed based on the results of the repo...

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Lewis Hamilton explains ‘anti-vaxx’ COVID-19 Instagram post

Lewis Hamilton explains ‘anti-vaxx’ COVID-19 Instagram post

As the coronavirus pandemic has spread around the world, with millions infected and thousands dead , billionaire Microsoft cofounder and philanthropist Bill Gates has pledged a quarter billion do...

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Qld school employee has COVID-19

Qld school employee has COVID-19

She did not get tested until Monday. "As a result of that, a lot of people are going to be inconvenienced". "Parklands Christian College has taken extra safety measures during this challenging sea...

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Rep. Louie Gohmert tests positive for COVID-19

Rep. Louie Gohmert tests positive for COVID-19

A US representative from Texas , where coronavirus cases have surged since the state reopened, Gohmert said he tested positive in a prescreening at the White House and would self-quarantine for 10 da...

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Twenty-Three Cases, One New Death

Twenty-Three Cases, One New Death

The announcement brings the death toll from the virus to 194 in B.C., with 3,523 cases confirmed since the pandemic began. No new cases were reported in the Vancouver Island health region, keeping i...

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Kodak Will Help Make Drugs to Fight Covid, Says Trump

Kodak Will Help Make Drugs to Fight Covid, Says Trump

Before yesterday, the company's market cap was ~$115M (43.7M shares outstanding x Monday's close at $2.62). Some of those drugs are even used in the fight against COVID-19. As of 11 a.m.in NY on W...

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Cat with Covid-19 ‘got virus from owners’

Cat with Covid-19 ‘got virus from owners’

Read the full report on the gov.uk website . In that case, owners were advised to not let their pets interact with people other than the ones inside the household. Professor William Weir of the Univer...

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Gohmert suggests without evidence that wearing mask contributed to contracting coronavirus

Gohmert suggests without evidence that wearing mask contributed to contracting coronavirus

Still, the congressman frequently appeared on the House floor without a mask, arguing he is tested often. Gohmert said he received guidance from the doctors at the White House and the attending phys...

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Doctors behind viral COVID-19 misinformation video met with Vice President Pence

Doctors behind viral COVID-19 misinformation video met with Vice President Pence

The doctors arrived with a "very specific ask" for Food and Drug Administration emergency-use authorization for hydroxychloroquine , Martin told Yahoo News. Trump's son, Donald Trump Jr, was suspen...

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Mask-shunning Republican lawmaker Gohmert tests positive for COVID-19

Mask-shunning Republican lawmaker Gohmert tests positive for COVID-19

U.S. Attorney General William Barr will be tested for COVID-19 , after coming in close contact with Texas Republican Congressman Louie Gohmert on Tuesday when Barr testified before the House Judi...

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Harvard scientists make sense of why coronavirus causes loss of smell

Harvard scientists make sense of why coronavirus causes loss of smell

The observations were compared to a group of 50 healthy volunteers and 57 who were at risk. Most notably, only 33 percent of the cohort studied required hospitalization during the course of their CO...

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Stage 3 plans for Toronto, Peel, Windsor-Essex to be announced

Stage 3 plans for Toronto, Peel, Windsor-Essex to be announced

The province processed 27,608 tests yesterday, 10,000 more than the previous 24 hour period. Over 1,000 cases have been reported in the agri-farm sector in Essex County. "Premier Doug Ford had a very ...

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2 additional cases of West Nile virus confirmed in Miami-Dade County

2 additional cases of West Nile virus confirmed in Miami-Dade County

This indicates that there is West Nile virus in some mosquitoes in the area, and follows what neighboring counties have already determined during the 2020 mosquito season. Eliminating places where m...

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Alberta sees slight drop in active COVID-19 cases on Tuesday

Alberta has reported 10,470 cases and 187 deaths since March. The number of recoveries in the city remains listed at 44. The Calgary zone, with 710, had more than half the current cases. The number ...

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More Than 1,000 New COVID Cases Reported in Nevada Tuesday

More Than 1,000 New COVID Cases Reported in Nevada Tuesday

Effingham County Health Department Monday reported nine new positive cases of coronavirus disease. The district-wide total of recovered cases is now 1,180 (79.5 percent). Some of Minnesota's COVID-19 ...

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San Diego County residents receive mysterious seeds from China

San Diego County residents receive mysterious seeds from China

If you receive a package, ag experts say do not open the packets and do not plant the seeds. Officials also said to avoid opening the packages if they are still sealed. "Unsolicited seeds may be i...

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Dr. Birx visits Ky., recommends state close bars

Dr. Birx visits Ky., recommends state close bars

Birx also visited Indiana July 24 to speak with school leaders on safely reopening schools. On Tuesday in Florida, where the infection rate is almost 19 percent, the state also set a single-day reco...

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Health officials report 23 new coronavirus cases in BC

Outbreaks remain active at one long-term care home - Holy Family - and two acute-care facilities. There are now 253 active COVID-19 cases in the province. For the first time since a public health em...

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Nigerian doctors reject claim of United States colleague on COVID-19 cure

Nigerian doctors reject claim of United States colleague on COVID-19 cure

Patients that have diabetes, patients that have high blood pressure, patients that have asthma, old people ... "I think my oldest patient is 92 ..." 87-year-olds. The tweet in question had also in...

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No new COVID-19 cases in RMWB, still at 13 active cases

The second death announced Tuesday is a man in his 80s linked to the Good Samaritan Society Southgate Care Centre outbreak. The total number of deaths in Alberta now stands at 187. South zone , 140 ...

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