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Business

Fed Chief Powell, other officials owned securities central bank bought during Covid pandemic

(Editor’s note: This story has been updated to reflect new information. Fed Chair Powell owned the municipal bonds in question…

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USA

Houston doctor cleared of COVID vaccine theft charges will sue county seeking over $1 million

A Houston doctor says he was punished for administering expiring vaccine doses, and he is ready to strike back. Dr.…

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USA

Big gap between Pfizer, Moderna vaccines seen for preventing COVID hospitalizations

Amid persistent concerns that the protection offered by COVID-19 vaccines may be waning, a report released Friday by the Centers…

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UK

Scottish Government announces simplified Covid travel rules – with airport bosses welcoming overhaul of ‘confusing’ traffic light system

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USA

Experts weigh pros and cons of COVID-19 vaccine booster shots

An FDA advisory panel is scheduled to meet on Friday to discuss and vote on Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine booster shots. In August,…

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Health

CDC study finds childhood obesity increased at ‘substantial and alarming’ levels during COVID pandemic

Child obesity levels in the U.S. increased significantly during the COVID-19 pandemic, particularly among children who were already obese from…

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Washington

Slog PM: COVID Is Still a Killer, Jeopardy! Faves Return, and a Right-Wing March on Washington Eats Its Own Tail

Has anyone checked to see if that computer is available to host Jeopardy? Ben Hider / Stringer / Getty Images…

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Dallas

Trinidad Health Minister: Nicki Minaj’s COVID Vaccine ‘Swollen Testicle’ Claim False

The health minister of Trinidad and Tobago denounced Nicki Minaj’s claim that an acquaintance on the Caribbean island suffered swollen…

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Travel

Five countries that are opening up and living with Covid

Some have enviable vaccination rates; others have decided that the costs of continued economic and social restrictions outweigh the benefits.…

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USA

Pittsburgh CBP officers seize fake COVID vaccine cards shipped from China

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Pittsburgh have seized two shipments of phony COVID-19 vaccination cards shipped from…

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