Covid Testing News and Articles


COVID news moves fast – and is always updating and changing. Here are the most recent COVID-19 articles related to COVID testing.

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Kremlin blames vaccine hesitancy as Delta variant drives Moscow surge

MOSCOW -- The Kremlin on Friday blamed a surge in COVID-19 cases on reluctance to have vaccinations and "nihilism" after a record 9,056 new infections in Moscow, mostly with the new Delta variant, fanned fears of a third wave. Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin extended restrictions he had imposed this month, which include a ban on events with more than 1,000 people, an 11 p.m. closing time for...

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Brazil still debating dubious virus drug amid 500,000 deaths

BRASILIA, BRAZIL -- As Brazil hurtles toward an official COVID-19 death toll of 500,000 - second-highest in the world - science is on trial inside the country and the truth is up for grabs. With the milestone likely to be reached this weekend, Brazil's Senate is publicly investigating how the toll got so high, focusing on why President Jair Bolsonaro's far-right government ignored opportunities...

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Vaccine rule for Springsteen Broadway show adds travel uncertainty for AZ recipients

David Screech had already selected his seats and put in his credit card information for "Springsteen on Broadway" tickets when he noticed the COVID-19 vaccine requirements: his two doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca wouldn't be enough for admission. Screech, the mayor of View Royal, B.C., and a Springsteen fan of 40 years, received his second AstraZeneca dose last week, but the Jujamcyn Theaters'...

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