Coronavirus Update New York: Vaccination sites open on Long Island amid supply crunch

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) — Vaccination sites are opening on Long Island Monday, as inoculations continue in many New York City locations despite supply shortages. The state is opening a vaccination site at Grace Cathedral International in Uniondale, and on Martin Luther King Day, Nassau County begins a pop-up campaign in disproportionately affected neighborhoods with […]

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Trump moves to lift some coronavirus-related travel restrictions, but Biden plans to block the order

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump on Monday lifted coronavirus-related travel restrictions for much of Europe, the United Kingdom, Ireland and Brazil, effective on January 26 — a move that President-elect Joe Biden’s administration has promised to block. In an executive order issued Monday evening, Trump said he had been advised to lift restrictions on […]

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Cuomo asks Pfizer to sell vaccine doses to New York, but the company says it would need federal signoff.

Here’s what you need to know: A front-yard memorial in Yukon, Okla., on Saturday.Credit…Nick Oxford for The New York Times Governments and public health organizations around the world responded slowly and ineffectually to the Covid-19 outbreak, according to an interim report by a World Health Organization panel that laid bare a yearlong cascade of failures. […]

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