COVID-19 death toll tops 3 million worldwide

The number of deaths due to COVID-19 has topped 3 million worldwide, according to a tally from Johns Hopkins University. More than 566,000 of those deaths have been in the United States, which is now seeing a rise in coronavirus cases despite efforts to get people vaccinated.  About 40% of Americans have received at least one dose of the COVID More...

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By admin On Wednesday, April 14th, 2021

Experts call for travel restrictions as COVID-19 cases surge in India

New Delhi — The coronavirus is spreading much faster in India than in any other country in the world, worrying experts about the threat posed to the rest of the world.  India has been reporting an average More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 13th, 2021

Cruise lines ready to sail again — a mourning family says not so fast

As cruise operators push for government clearance to set sail from U.S. ports after more than a year of being docked by COVID-19, a California family is among those demanding the industry be held accountable More...

By admin On Sunday, April 11th, 2021

Children are in the spotlight in the coronavirus battle

Children are now in the spotlight in the coronavirus battle. Pfizer wants to extend its COVID-19 vaccine to those as young as 12 years old and has asked the FDA for authorization to do that. The request More...

By admin On Saturday, April 10th, 2021

Michigan governor faces resistance to calls for closures amid COVID-19 surge

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer is urging high schools in the state to voluntarily suspend in-person classes, all youth sports games, and indoor dining and gatherings for two weeks as her state leads the More...

By admin On Friday, April 9th, 2021

You’ve been vaccinated. So what should you do with your vaccine record card?

More than 100 million Americans have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine shot. The proof? A 4-by-3-inch paper “vaccination record card” issued by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  In More...

By admin On Thursday, April 8th, 2021

California Congressman Raul Ruiz vaccinates his own constituents against coronavirus

Last Updated Apr 7, 2021 7:35 PM EDT Washington — When Congress is out, the doctor is in. California Congressman Raul Ruiz is an emergency room physician who trades in a suit coat for a lab coat More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 7th, 2021

California to fully reopen June 15 if state meets specific criteria, governor says

California Governor Gavin Newsom said Tuesday that as long as the Golden State meets two specific criteria, California will fully reopen its economy on June 15. The state must keep the COVID-19 vaccine supply More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 6th, 2021

Why “the pathway to ending the pandemic runs through the evangelical church”

Evangelical leader Franklin Graham believes Americans should get the COVID-19 vaccine. The missionary told CBS News that he thinks Jesus would want people to get their shots, and he’s turning to Scripture More...

By admin On Monday, April 5th, 2021

Worshippers celebrate Easter as COVID vaccinations ramp up

Last Updated Apr 4, 2021 6:20 PM EDT Los Angeles — Eighteen percent of Americans or nearly 162 million people are fully vaccinated. Still COVID infections are on the rise in half the country, More...