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January 19, 2021 - 4:41 pm
Chesterfield Delays Teacher Vaccines
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Spencer Jensen, music teacher at the Legacy Preparatory Academy receives the COVID-19 vaccine at the Davis County Legacy Center Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021, in Farmington, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
AP News
January 13, 2021 - 4:55 pm
State leaders around the U.S. are increasingly pushing for schools to reopen this winter.
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy, second from right, watches as nurse Maritza Beniquez, seated, reacts after receiving the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, at University Hospital, in Newark, NJ,
(Kirsten Luce/The New York Times via AP, Pool)
AP News
December 15, 2020 - 1:42 pm
Expansion as 2nd COVID-19 shot nears
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FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2020, file photo, a customer walks past a sign indicating that a COVID-19 vaccine is not yet available at Walgreens in Long Beach, Calif. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis, File)
(AP Photo/Ashley Landis, File)
WRVA News
December 03, 2020 - 12:50 pm
By CARLA K. JOHNSON and NICKY FORSTER Associated Press Getting a COVID-19 vaccine to the right people could change the course of the pandemic in the United States. But who are the right people? As the decision looms for President-elect Joe Biden's incoming administration, a new analysis argues for...
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FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020 file photo, a patient receives an influenza vaccine in Mesquite, Texas.  (AP Photo/LM Otero)
(AP Photo/LM Otero)
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August 19, 2020 - 1:11 pm
By MIKE STOBBE AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Pharmacists in all 50 states are now allowed to give childhood vaccinations under a new directive aimed at preventing future outbreaks of measles and other preventable diseases. Alex Azar, the head of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services...
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FILE - In this March 27, 2019, file photo, a woman receives a measles, mumps and rubella vaccine at the Rockland County Health Department in Pomona, N.Y.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
April 15, 2019 - 1:06 pm
By MIKE STOBBE AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. measles cases have surged again, and are on pace to set a record for most illnesses in 25 years. Health officials on Monday said 555 measles cases have been confirmed so far this year, up from 465 as of a week ago. While 20 states have reported...
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