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Google workers in U.S. won’t return to office as expected on Jan. 10

Sundar Pichai (Google CEO) speaks during the Google I/O keynote at Shoreline Amphitheatre, Mountain View, California on 5/07/2019 AFP | AFP | Getty Images GoogleAccording to an email that CNBC received Thursday, employees will not return to work on January 10, as they had been expected. Chris Rackow, the company’s security director, said in an […]

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Covid hospitalizations from delta variant creep up again across America as omicron lands in U.S.

Andrew Pawson (age 30, coronavirus positive) in recovery from over a month spent in isolation wards holds his hand to his wife Isobel, inside his room at Memorial Hospital Rexburg in Idaho. October 28, 2021. Shannon Stapleton | Reuters Despite the fact that Covid-19 hospitalizations continue to rise across the country, U.S. officials are still […]

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Omicron to dominate and overwhelm the world in 3-6 months, doctor says

SINGAPORE — The new Covid variant omicron will likely “overwhelm the whole world” in the coming months, according to a Singapore-based infectious disease doctor. While vaccines against the strain can be developed quickly, they need to be tested over three to six months to prove that they can provide immunity against the variant, Dr. Leong Hoe […]

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Interactive map shows where the Covid omicron variant has been detected

Covid-19 has represented every country from the U.S. to Germany to Saudi Arabia to Australia. spread to dozens of countries globally. Omicron was identified by South African scientists and has since been classified as a disease by the World Health Organization. a “variant of concern” due to a large number of mutationsThis could make the […]

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U.S. confirms nation’s first case of omicron Covid variant in California

U.S. officials confirmed that the first known case of this new disease was reported in the United States. heavily mutated coronavirus variantThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Wednesday that omicron is a California term. Chief medical advisor to the White House Dr. Anthony Fauci stated that the person was fully vaccinated and […]

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Treasury yields rise amid omicron, Fed taper concerns

U.S. Treasury Yields rose on Wednesday morning due to investor worries about the Omicron variant and Federal Reserve’s potential plans for tapering faster than they expected. Refer to the benchmark yield 10-year Treasury noteAt 4:05 a.m., it rose 6 basis points to 1.5005% ET. ET. 30-year Treasury bondTo increase the yield to 1.8362%, I added […]

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This is now the world’s most expensive city to live in: EIU

A Tel Aviv skyline, including the Meir Shalom tower at the front and the newer towers Azrieli towers, Moshe Aviv tower behind. Ilan Shacham | Getty Images Tel Aviv in Israel is currently the most costly city to live, according to an annual report from the Economist Intelligence Unit. Israeli cities climbed from fifth position […]

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Amazon dropped Covid safety protocols in warehouses

Amazon’s JFK8 distribution centre in Staten Island (New York), U.S. November 25, 2020. Brendan Mcdermid | Reuters Letitia James is the New York Attorney General is seekingA court emergency order can be issued AmazonTo implement more stringent Covid-19 protocols. The company’s decision not to install safety precautions in all its warehouses puts employees at greater […]

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omicron vaccine could be approved in 3-4 months

Traveller gets a coronavirus test (COVID-19), at an outside pre-departure facility. This is to determine how countries are reacting to the Omicron coronavirus variant. It was performed at Sydney Airport, Sydney, Australia on November 29, 2021. Loren Elliott | Reuters An approval could come from the European Union Covid-19According to Tuesday’s statement by the medical […]

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CDC tells adults to get booster shot amid omicron concerns

Rochelle Waensky, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director (CDC), makes her opening remarks during the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions hearing entitled “Next Steps: Road ahead for the COVID-19 response” in Washington, Washington, on November 4, 2021. Elizabeth Frantz | Reuters On Monday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reinforced its recommendation […]