What to Do If You Test Positive for COVID – NBC Chicago

If you test positive for coronavirus or were exposed to someone who has, what do you need to do? With COVID cases rising in Illinois and across the U.S., local…

Percent positive COVID cases in Virginia over 15%

RICHMOND, Va. (WDBJ) – The Virginia Department of Health is reporting 1,751,443 cases of COVID-19 across the commonwealth as of Thursday, May 18, 2022, dating to the beginning of the…

Some industries top pre-COVID payrolls. Others lag.

Jobs and economy: Some industries top pre-COVID payrolls. Others lag.News Sports Entertainment Life Money Tech Travel Opinion The economy will recover all jobs lost during COVID this summer. The result…

Alaska reports more new COVID-19 cases among visitors as tourist season gets underway

By Anchorage Daily News Updated: 2 hours ago Published: 3 hours ago COVID-19 hospitalizations and new cases reported to Alaska’s health department increased again this past week. A new omicron…

COVID-19 and poverty vulnerability

The COVID-19 pandemic was accompanied by disrupted supply chains, a hike in commodity prices and inflation, increased public and private debt, and reduced economic output. Despite secular trends toward its…

Tencent profit halves as crackdown, COVID-19 weigh | Financial Markets News

China’s Tencent reported on Wednesday that its quarterly profit halved from a year ago and revenues stagnated, blaming cuts in advertising spending by consumer, e-commerce and travel businesses for its…

North Korea’s covid outbreak: What you need to know

Placeholder while article actions load SEOUL — The coronavirus pandemic has finally penetrated North Korea, an impoverished country with a fragile health-care system and no vaccine program. If the figures…

When Africans asked for COVID shots, they didn’t get them. Now they don’t want them

Demand for COVID shots drops in Africa as supply rises Countries turn to mobile campaigns to boost uptake Africa, average age 20, has fared better in pandemic Experts warn new…

Shanghai declares zero-Covid milestone but residents cast doubt on reopening

“Zero-Covid at the community level” means infections are no longer found outside centralized quarantine facilities or neighborhoods under the strictest lockdowns — and is a prerequisite for those measures to…

New Omicron Subvariant Accounts for Nearly 50% of All COVID Cases in U.S.: CDC – NBC Chicago

According to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a new subvariant of omicron is close to becoming the dominant strain of COVID-19 in the United…