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UN chief urges vaccinations for all -- not just the rich

UN chief urges vaccinations for all -- not just the rich

CAMEROON, Cameroon — The United Nations chief urged the world to mark the “heart-wrenching milestone” of 2 million deaths from COVID-19 virus on Friday by acting with far greater solidarity to ensure vaccines are available and affordable in all count
Amazon city scrambles to provide oxygen to COVID-19 patients

Amazon city scrambles to provide oxygen to COVID-19 patients

SAO PAULO — Doctors in the Amazon rainforest’s biggest city are having to choose which COVID-19 patients can breathe amid dwindling oxygen stocks and an effort to airlift some of the infected to other states.
The Latest: Oregon governor blames feds for vaccine delay

The Latest: Oregon governor blames feds for vaccine delay

SALEM, Ore. - Gov.
California now reporting 525 virus deaths every day

California now reporting 525 virus deaths every day

SACRAMENTO, Calif.
More NBA games off, as league continues struggles with virus

More NBA games off, as league continues struggles with virus

Another three NBA games were postponed Friday, including one in Minnesota only a couple hours before game time, as the league's struggle with increasing coronavirus numbers continued.
Lindsey Horan back with US after recovering from COVID-19

Lindsey Horan back with US after recovering from COVID-19

Lindsey Horan says she felt miserable when she caught COVID-19 late last year, but she's grateful it wasn't worse. The 26-year-old midfielder was set to accompany the U.S. national team to the Netherlands for their final match of the year when U.S.
Biden: We'll 'manage the hell' out of feds' COVID response

Biden: We'll 'manage the hell' out of feds' COVID response

WILMINGTON, Del. — President-elect Joe Biden pledged Friday to boost supplies of coronavirus vaccine and set up new vaccination sites to meet his goal of 100 million shots in 100 days.

The Latest: Iowa St-Kansas men's basketball game postponed

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ No.
Browns' Bitonio 'pumped' for playoff debut after COVID-19

Browns' Bitonio 'pumped' for playoff debut after COVID-19

CLEVELAND — Joel Bitonio's neighbours set off fireworks late Sunday night after the Browns stunned the Steelers in the wild-card game. The loud bangs signified something more for the Pro Bowl guard — a second chance.
The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada (all times Eastern): 7:20 p.m.