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A conservative Tennessee radio host, hospitalized with Covid, shifts his message to urge vaccinations.
A conservative radio host in Tennessee is urging his listeners to be vaccinated after being hospitalized with Covid-19.
Gareth Southgate praised after urging unvaccinated under-30s to get Covid jab
Three Lions on a shirt and two jabs in an arm - Gareth Southgate has been widely praised after urging under-30s to get the Covid-19 vaccination amid rising concern that one in three 18-29-year-olds still have not had a first dose.
University of California Decides to Raise Tuition, Despite Student Protests | KQED
U.C. Regents Approve Tuition Increase
The tuition increases approved by the U.C. Regents will be capped at 5%.
They resist being vaccinated despite living in one of New York City's virus hot spots.
On Staten Island's South Shore, the sole mass vaccination site - an elementary school's gymnasium - closed down this week, and was replaced by a vaccination van that has been giving fewer than 10 shots a day.
South Africa's vaccination drive regains pace after unrest
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's COVID-19 vaccination campaign is regaining momentum after being disrupted earlier this month by a week of riots sparked by the imprisonment of former President Jacob Zuma, the country's acting health minister said Friday.
Jill Biden cheers for American athletes in Tokyo.
Jill Biden, the first lady, clapped and waved on Friday as a contingent of masked American athletes joined the opening ceremony of the Summer Olympics in Tokyo.
Bangladesh reimposes COVID lockdown for two weeks
Shutdown back in place to stem the tide of infections and deaths from the virus after a weeklong recess for the Eid al-Adha festival.
COVID-positive man boards Indonesia flight disguised as wife
Wearing a full-face veil, a COVID-positive man disguised himself as his wife to board a domestic flight but was caught midair.
They Live in an N.Y.C. Virus Hot Spot. But They Won't Get Vaccinated.
Staten Island's recent uptick in coronavirus cases foretold a larger increase across New York City.
Asia Today: N Zealand suspends travel bubble with Australia
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - New Zealand on Friday suspended its quarantine-free travel bubble with Australia for at least eight weeks due to a growing COVID-19 cluster in Sydney.