Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Tuesday, December 8, 2020 (1 Viewer)

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Below are some of the top political news stories of the day:

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House passes defense bill with veto-proof majority despite Trump's objections
The House passed a sprawling defense spending bill Tuesday in an overwhelmingly bipartisan vote despite numerous veto threats from President Donald Trump.

U.S. Supreme Court rejects Republican challenge to Biden's Pennsylvania win
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New White House offer adds $600 checks to COVID-19 relief
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Supreme Court denies 1 pro-Trump election case as another hits its doorstep
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Judge dismisses Michael Flynn case but notes Trump's pardon implies guilt, not innocence
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Biden’s 3-part plan to tackle the coronavirus: Masks, vaccinations, opening schools
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Trump's threats to democracy are going nowhere in court
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As U.S. companies push to get workers vaccinated, states disagree on who's essential
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Bipartisan fix for 'surprise' medical bills hits roadblock
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‘A new movement’: Trump’s false claims take hold in states
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Republicans play FCC hardball to jam Biden’s tech ambitions
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Trump appeals to legislatures and Supreme Court in attempt to overturn the election he lost
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NAACP meets with Biden, Harris, pushes for 'civil rights envoy' to spearhead racial justice reforms
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Pelosi, Schumer hit Trump but cite 'progress' in COVID relief talks
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Trump-Biden transition live updates: SCOTUS denies GOP effort to block Pa. results
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Mnuchin makes $916 billion offer to Pelosi for COVID relief bill
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Biden's trailblazing Pentagon pick set to make history unless Democrats resist
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Judge takes final shots at Trump, Flynn as he agrees to dismiss case
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Trump hails vaccine ‘miracle,’ with millions of doses soon
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2021 CPAC to be held in person in Florida
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GOP hopes for escape hatch from showdown with Trump
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As Biden passes 'safe harbor' milestone, Republicans on inaugural committee refuse to say he won
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Biden confirms Austin as defense pick, but Dems signal opposition
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Trump backs new stimulus checks amid Hawley push
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Multiple Senate Democrats signal opposition to Biden's Pentagon pick
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Biden faces Democratic pushback over waiver to allow retired general to lead Pentagon
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McConnell Suggests Dropping Biggest Sticking Points to Reach COVID-19 Relief Deal
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Texas AG asks Supreme Court to overturn Trump's losses in key states. Don't hold your breath.
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Texas asks U.S. Supreme Court to help Trump upend election in long-shot lawsuit
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Biden defense secretary pick puts Democrats who opposed Mattis' waiver in a tough spot
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McCarthy says he and McConnell back $600 stimulus checks
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The Supreme Court was *never* going to hand the election to Donald Trump
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Armed Mexicans Were Smuggled In to Guard Border Wall, Whistleblowers Say - NY Times
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On eve of U.S. vaccine approval, Trump cranks up the politics
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Judge says he leaned against dismissing Flynn case prior to Trump pardon
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Cotton: Wall Street CEOs are effectively 'lobbyists for communist China'
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Judge grants former Rep. Katie Hill temporary restraining order against her ex-husband
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Warren says she will vote against waiver for Biden's Pentagon pick
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14 fired or suspended following Fort Hood investigation into violence and sexual assault
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Vilsack chosen as Biden's Agriculture secretary
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Trump taps Conway, Chao to government posts in waning days of administration
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Top Cybersecurity Firm Says It Has Been Hacked By A Foreign Government
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Why Dictionary.com changed their definition of ‘court packing’
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AL, LA attorneys general back SCOTUS election challenge
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Rudy Giuliani, diagnosed with COVID-19, says will leave hospital soon
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Source of money behind GOP’s new Georgia super PAC a mystery
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Republicans Make Clear Their Georgia Senate Strategy: Attack Warnock - NY Times
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Trump Jr. cuts ad for Loeffler, Perdue in Georgia
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After Giuliani Hearing Last Week, Michigan House Is Accused Of COVID-19 Violations
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Black Lives Matter co-founder fires back at Obama for criticizing ‘defund the police’
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Vanessa Guillén's family vows to keep fighting after Army firings
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Rep. Swalwell says Trump criticism behind spy story
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Ex-election security chief Christopher Krebs sues Trump campaign, lawyer for defamation
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Senate rebellion brewing against F-35 deal with UAE
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Biden, introducing health teams, vows 100 million COVID-19 vaccinations in first 100 days
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Biden expected to name Marcia Fudge as HUD secretary, but she comes with a controversial past
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Senate OKs Trump pick for FCC, adding hurdle to Biden plans
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Raid of former Florida Covid data scientist's home could affect other state employees, legal experts warn
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Terry McAuliffe wants to be governor again. Women: Not so fast.
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Biden to nominate Marcia Fudge to lead Department of Housing and Urban Development
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Arizona Republican governor rebuffs party tweet asking if supporters willing to die over election
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Judge orders review of challenged ballots in neck-and-neck NY House race
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Dual events will starkly contrast Biden's and Trump's approaches to pandemic
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'It's not just misleading, it's insulting': Democracy activists angered by Trump's election claims
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Biden's secretary of defense nomination will make history if confirmed
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Bipartisan support for new PPP loans gains momentum in Congress
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Today marks an important Electoral College deadline. Here's why that's bad news for Trump
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Safe harbor law locks Congress into accepting Biden’s win
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MISINFORMATION WATCH Fact checking Trump's baseless claims for why he lost
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Trump blows a hole in the GOP on his way out
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Many Georgia Republicans put Trump ahead of party and expect him to stay as president, hurting chances in Senate runoff
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Live Updates: Georgia Senate runoff candidates differ on coronavirus restrictions for religious gatherings
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Congress dares Trump to veto defense bill
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For millions of Americans, fear over expiring pandemic benefits
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Feds passed up chance to lock in more Pfizer vaccine doses
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Trump administration pushes back on report that it declined to buy more Pfizer vaccine doses
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DeSantis faces heat over raid of former Covid-19 analyst — Ivanka and Jared moving to Miami? — Another candidate for Florida Democratic Party chair
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Becerra's big challenge: Vaccinating Americans against virus
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Trump's window for election subversion is closing
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Democrats give Trump the sideshow treatment in Georgia Senate races
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GOP lawmaker asks Barr to appoint special counsel for Hunter Biden investigation
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Latinos to run two agencies that play key role in lives of nation's largest minority group
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Trump's options dwindle as safe harbor deadline looms
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U.S. Treasury official says G20 debt relief scheme must be transparent
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As His Term Ends, Trump Faces More Questions on Payments to His Hotel - NY Times
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Let's make a deal: A Joe Biden presidency and narrow majorities in Congress could boost moderates' clout
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NYC Rep.-elect Nicole Malliotakis says AOC's growing influence in New York politics must stop
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Research: Millions of smart devices vulnerable to hacking
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Appeals court denies NSA leaker Reality Winner's request to leave prison early
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Trump administration awarded millions to companies with checkered records to care for migrant children
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LA's new district attorney announces sweeping reforms on first day
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Bipartisan group seizes spotlight, and more clout
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Stocks take a breather, Brexit weighs down sterling
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Expert on China and Biden: 'They're going to do things which are dangerous, because we're going to have to push back'
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China condemns new US Hong Kong sanctions, Taiwan arms sale
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Republican lawmaker says the GOP under Trump is 'advocating for crap' he never could've predicted - BI
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Liability reform compromise remains elusive
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Rashida Jones named next president of MSNBC
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Live Updates: Ted Cruz says election-related case 'raises very serious issues'
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Biden's Victory Cemented As States Reach Deadline For Certifying Vote Tallies
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Here's who Trump has granted pardons and commutations to during his presidency
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Women make record-breaking gains across state legislatures
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UK-EU talks near collapse ahead of Johnson Brussels trip
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New Mexico eliminated cash bail — but now one county locks up more people before trial
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Trump’s health nemesis gets a new starring role: Reversing Trump’s policies
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A year on, markets bustling in Chinese city where COVID-19 emerged
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SEE IT: Ore. teacher suspended after erupting on anti-lockdown protesters
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DeLauro intends to be 'strong chair' as Appropriations leader
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State Republicans continue to break with Trump, while those in Congress remain silent
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Taiwan: 'Massive’ attack by China may be a few years away
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What Joe Biden reads and watches
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Trump loyalist plots new purge at federal media agency before Biden takes office
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Biden taps Walensky to head CDC
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Global stocks follow Wall Street lower amid virus worries
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UK’s Johnson says ‘long way apart’ from EU on Brexit talks
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British PM Johnson says Brexit is 'very tricky', 'very difficult'
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Lou Dobbs rages at Republicans not defending Trump
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Chick-fil-A sues chicken producers, alleging price fixing on billions of dollars of poultry
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Biden pledged to undo Trump’s immigration policies. It will take time.
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Goya CEO names AOC ‘employee of month’ over boycott call
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Schumer calls on Biden to forgive $50,000 in student debt per borrower
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Baltimore's New Progressive Mayor Is Ready To Tackle The City's Biggest Problems
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Trump's challenges failed but there's still room for drama
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Anti-abortion groups: Biden health secretary pick 'a pro-abortion extremist'
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Durbin leads opposition to COVID-19 liability shield with eye on Judiciary post
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Pressure mounts on Hungary, Poland to unlock EU stimulus
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Company offering stock tips accused of $137M fraud
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Ghislaine Maxwell losing her hair, weight from imprisonment: lawyers
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British source warns EU: give ground on Brexit or it's no deal: Times reporter
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How Private Money From Facebook's CEO Saved The 2020 Election
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China threatens measures over new U.S. arms sale to Taiwan
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US Supreme Court hears dispute over Nazi treasure trove
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China, Nepal say Everest a bit higher than past measurements
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Judge rejects election lawsuit from Michigan sheriff
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Iran upholds death sentence against France-based journalist it caught last year
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Michigan, Arizona legislatures postpone work due to Covid diagnosis for Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani


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Coronavirus News and Updates:

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With vaccine drawing closer, U.S. tops 15 million coronavirus cases
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Pentagon planning to prioritize medical personnel then senior leaders in coronavirus vaccine rollout
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Trump hails vaccine ‘miracle,’ with millions of doses soon
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How the pandemic is complicating taxes for millions of Americans
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Trump makes another largely symbolic effort to combat coronavirus
'Shocking': US virus deaths hit record levels
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U.S. could face months of vaccine shortages amid global competition
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The US sees its deadliest Covid-19 week since April, with more than 15,600 deaths
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‘New start:’ Medics juggle surgery backlogs and virus fight
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U.K. Begins Nationwide Coronavirus Immunization, Largest In Nation's History
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British grandma is first in world to get Pfizer vaccine
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The Note: Vaccine gets Trump’s hype but will test Biden
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White House task force warns states that vaccines will not reduce Covid spread until late spring
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WHO says immune barrier from vaccines ‘still far off’: Live news
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UK begins ‘historic’ mass vaccination program against coronavirus
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Latest news on the pandemic / Follow Live
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California hospital beds are filling up and doctors and nurses are just worn out
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UK PM says vaccine will overcome COVID-19 but only gradually
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Pandemic emergency benefits to expire this month
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In NYC, Christmas Without Tourists Is Not Merry For Businesses
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A doctor who treated some of Houston's sickest Covid-19 patients has died
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Pfizer-BioNTech’s vaccine: What you need to know in 500 words
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I just got a COVID-19 vaccine. Now what?
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‘Turning point’: UK giving 1st doses of COVID-19 vaccine
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Restaurants, bars brace for most challenging winter ever
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Some Canadians thought they were beating Covid because they were better off than the US. Then that all changed
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Hardly Any 1918 Flu Memorials Exist. Will We Remember COVID-19 Differently?
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Vaccines are coming soon to hard-hit nursing homes. But plenty of challenges remain.
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What Changes Minds About Masks? In This Small Town, It Was A Child's Death
 
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