‘We pray for them’: Biden pays tribute to Covid victims in Thanksgiving message | Joe Biden

President Joe Biden on Thursday wished Americans a happy and closer-to-normal Thanksgiving, the second celebrated in the shadow of the coronavirus pandemic, in remarks welcoming the resumption of holiday traditions in many homes.In his first holiday message as president, Biden and the first lady, Jill Biden, said this year’s celebrations were especially meaningful after last … Read more

Queensland records zero COVID-19 cases as outgoing CHO shares online message to ‘get vaccinated’

Queensland records zero COVID-19 cases as outgoing CHO shares online message to 'get vaccinated'

Queensland has recorded no new cases of COVID-19 as outgoing Chief Health Officer Dr Jeannette Young shares her final message to “get vaccinated” on her last day in the job after more than 16 years.Key points:Fewer than two-thirds of Queenslanders are fully vaccinated, despite the looming December 17 opening of the state’s bordersJust over three-quarters have … Read more