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Covid: California to open outdoor attractions in April

Covid: California to open outdoor attractions in AprilTheme parks and stadiums can accept visitors next month under plans to relax Covid restrictions. ….. Read More.BBC NEWS – World | World News & EventsFri, March 5, 202114 hours ago


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Empowering women and girls is crucial to ensure sustainable food security in the aftermath of COVID-...

Empowering women and girls is crucial to ensure sustainable food security in the aftermath of COVID-…The event, co-organised by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the World Food Programme (WFP), will focus global attention on the vital role that empowered female farmers, entrepreneurs and leaders need to play so that women can contribute on equal terms to the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, and in creating an environment to eliminate poverty, enhance productivity, and improve food security and nutrition. ….. Read More.FAO.org – Ag News | Farming & AgricultureFri, March 5, 202118 hours ago


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How Iowa Escaped a Fourth COVID-19 Surge

How Iowa Escaped a Fourth COVID-19 SurgePublic-health experts predicted a tsunami of COVID-19 infections in Iowa this winter. Doctors and researchers told me in November that they expected thousands of Iowans to travel to visit family over Thanksgiving and Christmas. They worried that people would continue to pack into crowded bars and go maskless in public, and they thought that, by January, the state’s hospitals would be overrun with patients—by New Year’s, as many as 80 Iowans could be dying every day.But Iowa, unlike other states, did not experience this post-holiday apocalypse. Iowa’s cases have actually been on a relatively consistent decline since just before Thanksgiving. So what happened?The answer is not clear-cut, because the course of any pandemic is influenced by a complicated cocktail of factors. But one key reason could be that Iowans drastically changed their behavior just in the nick of time, experts told me when I…


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Michigan won’t receive Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine doses for next 2 weeks

Michigan won’t receive Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine doses for next 2 weeksThe state expects to receive many more doses of every COVID-19 vaccine down the road, but demand continues to outpace supply.        ….. Read More.DETROIT FREE PRESS – General News | U.S. National NewsFri, March 5, 202116 hours ago


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Greyhound CEO tells Biden’s DHS chief that migrants must be COVID-free before boarding buses: repo...

Greyhound CEO tells Biden’s DHS chief that migrants must be COVID-free before boarding buses: repo…The president CEO of Greyhound has written to the head of the Department of Homeland Security, calling for the agency to provide proof that any undocumented asylum-seekers boarding its buses after release from DHS be COVID-free. ….. Read More.FOX BUSINESS – Latest | Business & CommerceFri, March 5, 20211 day ago


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Covid-19: Ministers urged to give NHS ‘heroes’ better pay rise

Covid-19: Ministers urged to give NHS ‘heroes’ better pay riseUnions call a proposed 1% increase a “kick in the teeth” after Covid, but ministers say money is tight. ….. Read More.BBC NEWS – Health | Health & WellnessFri, March 5, 20211 day ago


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