N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Province provides update after single-day record high of new cases

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: 1 new death, some circuit breakers extended, others lifted

The province is providing an update on COVID-19 this afternoon, after reporting a single-day record high of 174 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday and two more COVID-related deaths. A media advisory says the province will remain at Level 1 of the COVID-19 winter plan at this time, “as hospitalizations remain manageable and the majority of schools are … Read more

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Expands Eligibility for Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Booster Dose to 16- and 17-Year-Olds

FDA Authorizes Booster Dose of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine for Certain Populations

For Immediate Release: December 09, 2021 Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration amended the emergency use authorization (EUA) for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine, authorizing the use of a single booster dose for administration to individuals 16 and 17 years of age at least six months after completion of primary vaccination with the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 … Read more

Australia news live update: eight new Omicron infections in NSW as Covid cases rise; Qld and NT pass 80% vaccine milestone | Australia news

9.28pm EST 21:28 Gunner has also added that people arriving into the Northern Territory will need to get three tests to get into the territory. Travellers will need one test before arrival, and two after you arrive. Gunner explained the process for domestic arrivals, who will be able to enter the territory next week: They … Read more

Covid update: Australia confirms first Omicron cases | Australia news

Two international travellers in NSW quarantine have tested positive to the new Omicron Covid variant, becoming the first cases in Australia.The results came following urgent genomic testing undertaken by NSW Health on Sunday, after the two travellers arrived in Sydney on Saturday night.The two cases, who had travelled from southern Africa and landed in Australia … Read more

Chicago COVID Update, Thanksgiving Guidance – NBC Chicago

Chicago COVID Update, Thanksgiving Guidance – NBC Chicago

What should you know as coronavirus cases rise ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday? Chicago officials are set to give a COVID-19 update. Here’s what you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic across Illinois today: Watch Live: Chicago Mayor, CDPH to Give Pre-Thanksgiving COVID Update Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Chicago’s health department are expected to … Read more

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: November 16, 2021

FDA Authorizes Booster Dose of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine for Certain Populations

For Immediate Release: November 16, 2021 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced the following actions taken in its ongoing response effort to the COVID-19 pandemic: On Monday November 15, 2021 the FDA took several important actions intended to support ongoing nationwide COVID-19 testing efforts. These actions are aimed at further increasing access to … Read more

Bitcoin price: Crypto drops 10% over Evergrande fears days before Taproot update rolled out

Bitcoin price: Crypto drops 10% over Evergrande fears days before Taproot update rolled out

The crypto has lost 10 per cent of its total value just days after hitting new records, and financial analysts can’t agree on the cause.Experts have been left slightly baffled after Bitcoin’s value dropped by 10 per cent in just two days. That’s despite the cryptocurrency reaching a new all-time high earlier this week and … Read more

Australia news live update: Joyce slams former PMs’ criticisms of Morrison; Covid booster shots available from today; more freedoms for NSW | Australia news

Look, in politics … sometimes it’s not so much how you ride the horse, but how you get off it. Some people get off it with grace and walk to the rail and sit on the rail and people go up and talk to them, but some people just can’t help themselves and they keep … Read more

Crypto update: Bitcoin and Dogecoin value set to soar in coming years – act now | Personal Finance | Finance

Crypto update: Bitcoin and Dogecoin value set to soar in coming years - act now | Personal Finance | Finance

“The answer depends on a number of important factors: age, general risk tolerance, immediate financial and liquidity needs, volatility of a specific asset.“The real question is – do you want your investment to be able to ‘move the needle’ if it goes well and would you be crushed if it doesn’t?”In a bid to warn … Read more

Premier Jason Kenney, health officials to provide COVID-19 update

Premier Jason Kenney, health officials to provide COVID-19 update

Premier Jason Kenney and Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, will provide an update on the government’s efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19. Health Minister Jason Copping will also speak at Wednesday’s news conference at 3:30 p.m. MT. Watch it live here.  Active cases and hospitalizations from COVID-19 in Alberta continue to decline and on … Read more

Crypto trading hamster update: New rig, more money, and continued outperformance | Currency News | Financial and Business News

Mr. Goxx crypto trading hamster

Mr. Goxx trading cryptocurrencies. @Mr_Goxx Twitch Livestream Mr. Goxx, the crypto-trading hamster that went viral last month, is starting to capitalize off his early success.Mr. Goxx’s anonymous business partner has sold NFTs to help fund a larger portfolio and upgrade the hamster’s trading rig.Since the hamster’s trading journey began in mid-June, it has outperformed the … Read more

Covid-19 live: Update on case numbers, Christchurch latest following two positive cases

Covid-19 live: Update on case numbers, Christchurch latest following two positive cases

The Ministry of Health says it was notified on Wednesday evening of two positive Covid-19 cases in Christchurch from the same household. One member of the household had recently returned to Christchurch from Auckland. ALDEN WILLIAMS/StuffPeople queue for groceries outside Durham St New World on Thursday, after two new community cases of Covid-19 were announced … Read more

Victoria Covid update: sweeping law changes to give premier power to declare pandemics | Victoria

The Victorian government will introduce new laws that will give the premier sweeping powers to declare pandemics and enforce public health orders for three months at a time.Premier Daniel Andrews has defended the legislation, to be tabled in parliament on Tuesday, that would strip the chief health officer of their power to have a final … Read more

Gov. Pritzker to Give COVID-19 Update, Discuss Pediatric Vaccinations Monday – NBC Chicago

Gov. Pritzker to Give COVID-19 Update, Discuss Pediatric Vaccinations Monday – NBC Chicago

NOTE: NBC Chicago will offer a live stream of the governor’s address beginning at 1:30 p.m. CT. Watch it live in the player above. Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker is scheduled to give a COVID-19 update Monday, where he is expected to discuss pediatric vaccinations one day before an FDA panel debates whether or not to … Read more

US crypto framework begins to evolve: A Special Report update

US crypto framework begins to evolve: A Special Report update

The company and law firm names shown above are generated automatically based on the text of the article. We are improving this feature as we continue to test and develop in beta. We welcome feedback, which you can provide using the feedback tab on the right of the page.In June, the Thomson Reuters Institute and … Read more

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: October 22, 2021

FDA Authorizes Booster Dose of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine for Certain Populations

For Immediate Release: October 22, 2021 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced the following actions taken in its ongoing response effort to the COVID-19 pandemic: Today, the FDA began posting materials for the next Vaccine and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee (VRBPAC) meeting, happening on Tuesday, Oct. 26. The committee will meet in … Read more

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Higgs, Russell to hold update today

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Higgs, Russell to hold update today

Premier Blaine Higgs and Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Jennifer Russell will hold a live COVID-19 update this afternoon. It comes after the province recorded five more deaths Wednesday, marking 99 in total since the beginning of the pandemic and now the highest death toll in Atlantic Canada. The 2:30 p.m. news conference will … Read more

B.C. health officials provide update on COVID-19 in northern B.C.

B.C. health officials provide update on COVID-19 in northern B.C.

B.C.’s minister of health, along with the provincial health officer and Northern Health’s chief medical health officer are providing an update on the situation with COVID-19 in northern B.C. at 3:15 p.m. today. Adrian Dix, Dr. Bonnie Henry and Dr. Jong Kim are hosting an unscheduled briefing, as data from the B.C. Centre for Disease Control … Read more

Victoria Covid update: Melbourne teenager shares how ‘Covid almost killed me’ amid new vaccine push | Victoria

A 17-year-old girl from Hume has shared her brutal experience of “nearly dying” with Covid-19 in a push to encourage Victorians to get vaccinated as the state recorded its deadliest day of the current outbreak and passed 60% second dose targets.Saela and her seven family members acquired Covid-19 while she was completing Year 11 last … Read more

NSW Covid update: Perrottet flags reopening international borders ‘as quickly as possible’ | New South Wales

The New South Wales government has sent its strongest signal yet that it plans to resume international travel ahead of the date set by the commonwealth, with the state’s new deputy Liberal leader saying hotel quarantine was “fast becoming redundant”.Ahead of the state’s reopening on Monday after 106 days in lockdown, the NSW Liberals deputy … Read more

Victoria Covid update: record cases as treasurer blasts PM’s lack of support for building sector | Victoria

Victorian businesses affected by the construction industry’s two-week shutdown will be given almost $200m in financial support, as the sector prepares to reopen.Victoria recorded 1,488 new cases of coronavirus in the 24 hours to Saturday morning, and two men aged in their 60s from Hume and the Mornington Peninsula have died.The Victorian treasurer, Tim Pallas, … Read more

US Covid-19 update: Funeral homes in Idaho are running out of room, coroner says

US Covid-19 update: Funeral homes in Idaho are running out of room, coroner says

“We are working nonstop. We’re exhausted. We’re frustrated. … Funeral homes are out of storage. Our hospitals are out of storage. It’s just become quite a mess,” Dotti Owens, the coroner for Ada County, Idaho, told CNN Saturday. The county bought a mass fatality trailer late last year to accommodate a larger number of bodies, … Read more

Victoria Covid update: Moderna vaccine to be rolled out as Brett Sutton sounds AFL grand final warning | Victoria

The Moderna vaccine will be rolled out at state-run Covid-19 vaccination sites from next week as Victoria pushes to reach its 80% first-dose target.The Victorian health minister, Martin Foley, said 32,000 Moderna vaccines had been provided by the commonwealth to be administered at state-run clinics, following supply constraints of the Pfizer vaccine flagged for next … Read more

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Province provides update this afternoon

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Province provides update this afternoon

The province will provide an update on COVID-19 this afternoon as case counts continue to rise. Dr. Jennifer Russell, the chief medical officer of health, and Premier Blaine Higgs will participate in the 2:30 p.m. news conference. The event will be livestreamed here on CBC New Brunswick’s website. It will be the first update since … Read more

Sept. 19, 2021 COVID-19 Update: 474 New Cases in Hawai‘i, 12 Deaths

Sept. 19, 2021 COVID-19 Update: 474 New Cases in Hawai‘i, 12 Deaths

Longs Drug Store (CVS) offers vaccination by appointment at locations in: Lahaina at the Lahaina Cannery Mall at 1221 Honoapiʻilani Highway; in Kahului at 70 East Kaʻahumanu Ave.; in Kīhei at 41 East Līpoa St.; and in Pukalani at 55 Kiopaʻa St. To pre-register, visit the following website. For a running list of vaccination sites available … Read more