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COVID surge in Florida: Cases rise 332.9% in one week, state among fastest-spreading in US

The number of new coronavirus cases in Florida increased by 332.9% in the week ending Sunday. The previous week there were over 30,000 new cases of
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The Omicron wave looks swift and painful — some scientists expect US cases to peak in January and bottom out in March

The caption will look like this. The Bronx has more COVID-19 cases and deaths than Manhattan. COVID-19 is deadlier in the Bronx than in the New York
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The Omicron wave looks swift and painful — some scientists expect US cases to peak in January and bottom out in March

The Omicron variant tore through the US almost as quickly as it did. The US's Omicron outbreak could peak in January and last no more than three
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If Omicron is the dominant variant in UK, why is the number of confirmed cases so low?

Omicron is the dominant variant in the UK and has been for a week. The UK Health Security Agency reported 15,363 new Omicron cases across the UK on
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The SantaCon surge has hit NYC

It feels like spring 2020 in NYC again. College final exams are online, Broadway shows are canceled, and lines for Covid tests are long. The holiday
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We Know A Lot More About Omicron Now. It’s Not Good News.

You should get a vaccine and a booster shot. Unless you want it. The Omicron coronaviruses variant is racing around the globe after being uncovered a
Omicron is rising rapidly in the US—3% of cases nationally, 13% in NY and NJ
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Omicron is rising rapidly in the US—3% of cases nationally, 13% in NY and NJ

Medical workers carry a patient to a hospital in New York. The omicron coronaviruses has been detected in 77 countries worldwide and 33 states in
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How big is the risk of Omicron in the UK and how do we know?

It brought understandable concern when it was revealed that an estimated 200,000 people a day are getting infections with Omicron, but just 4,713
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USS Connecticut, damaged in underwater collision, arrives in San Diego

It's awesome. Look at the place. It's what the community of Bucyrus is all about. His actions seem to say that he cares about the troops. Too many
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Omicron detected in Florida and Texas as it takes root in 25 U.S. states

A healthcare worker administers a Covid-19 test at a testing site at Tropical Park in Miami, Florida, U.S. The omicron Covid-19 variant has been