Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Mark Milley tests positive for Covid-19

Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Mark Milley tests positive for Covid-19

This post was originally published on this siteChairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley tested positive for Covid-19 Sunday and “is experiencing very minor symptoms,” Joint Staff spokesperson Col. Dave Butler said in a statement Monday.

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Bill would prevent federal funding for a national COVID-19 vaccine registry, showing who’s been…

Bill would prevent federal funding for a national COVID-19 vaccine registry, showing who’s been…

This post was originally published on this siteBill would prevent federal funding for a national COVID-19 vaccine registry, showing who’s been vaccinated and who’s not Rep. Debbie Lesko (R-AZ8) It’s a shot in the dark — and under this bill, it would remain that way. Context President Joe Biden’s administration has implemented a number of...

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Virginia’s New GOP Guv Dives Headfirst Into School Mask Mandate War

Virginia’s New GOP Guv Dives Headfirst Into School Mask Mandate War

This post was originally published on this site Enter a brand new addition to Republicans’ war on schools requiring students and faculty to wear masks on campus.

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Winter Olympics tickets won’t be sold to general public due to COVID-19, China says

Winter Olympics tickets won’t be sold to general public due to COVID-19, China says

This post was originally published on this siteThe Beijing Winter Olympics Organizing Committee announced on Wednesday that tickets to the games will no longer be sold to the general public because of the COVID-19.Individuals living in China’s mainland were at first the only people allowed to…

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This chart reveals the top 14 omicron variant symptoms

This chart reveals the top 14 omicron variant symptoms

This post was originally published on this site  What are the top COVID-19 symptoms from the omicron variant? | Illustration by Alex Cochran, Deseret News What are the top COVID-19 symptoms from the omicron variant? The omicron variant has been spreading for more than a month now, which is more...

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Full Recovery in Global Labor Market Could Take Years

Full Recovery in Global Labor Market Could Take Years

This post was originally published on this siteThe U.S. labor market is nearing, or may already be, at full employment, but a United Nations agency said that is far from true in many other parts of the world, with the Omicron variant of the Covid-19 virus is likely stretching out...

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Tight U.S. Labor Market Has Kept Lid on Layoffs

Tight U.S. Labor Market Has Kept Lid on Layoffs

This post was originally published on this siteWorkers calling in sick with Covid-19 have added pressure on employers trying to operate during the Omicron surge.

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Biden administration to announce additional purchase of 500,000 AstraZeneca Covid-19 treatment courses

Biden administration to announce additional purchase of 500,000 AstraZeneca Covid-19 treatment courses

This post was originally published on this siteThe Biden administration is expected on Wednesday to announce the purchase of additional courses of a Covid-19 treatment manufactured by drugmaker AstraZeneca.

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CDC eyes recommending higher quality masks: report

CDC eyes recommending higher quality masks: report

This post was originally published on this siteThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is looking at recommending that Americans wear higher quality masks amid the omicron surge, a CDC official told The Washington Post.“The agency is currently actively looking to update its…

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Record 1.35M new COVID-19 cases recorded in US

Record 1.35M new COVID-19 cases recorded in US

This post was originally published on this siteThe U.S. recorded 1.35 million new COVID-19 cases on Monday, according to a Reuters tally, shattering the record for most coronavirus infections reported in one day.Monday’s case count broke the previous record set on Jan. 3 when 1.03 million…

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