If you’ve been getting an error message when ordering your tests, here’s what could be going on, according to the U.S. Postal Service, which is working with the Biden administration to deliver the tests.
China's capital found a Covid-19 cluster among cold chain workers on Wednesday, the latest sign the country is seeing more infections resulting from a controversial claim of transmission through contaminated goods.
U.S. biotech billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong launched a plant that will produce a billion Covid-19 vaccine doses a year in Cape Town by 2025, which would make it the biggest such factory in Africa and could help the least vaccinated continent tackle the pandemic.
Europe is experiencing record infections. Nonetheless, countries are increasingly exploring how they can safely start to open things back up. Some want to treat the virus as an endemic, rather than pandemic.
With the U.S. recording more than 750,000 new cases and nearly 2,000 deaths a day from the super-contagious omicron variant, and hospitals in many parts of the country still bracing for the worst, it's difficult to foresee the day we can liken COVID to influenza.
Booster shots with messenger RNA vaccines failed to block the highly contagious omicron variant in a study of some of the first documented breakthrough cases. Seven German visitors to Cape Town experienced symptomatic Covid-19 infections between late November and early December despite being boosted.
Pyeongtaek, where Camp Humphreys is located, reported that roughly 42% of the city’s COVID-19 cases between Jan. 3 and 16 stemmed from people affiliated with the U.S. military, a public health official said.