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Tag: omicron

United brings back airport vaccines for employee boosters as omicron spreads

United Airlines ramp services worker John Dalessandro receives a COVID-19 vaccine at United’s onsite clinic at O’Hare International Airport on March 09, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. Scott Olson | Getty Images United Airlines started...

Omicron symptoms may include night sweats

As the omicron variant of the coronavirus continues to spread around the country, some patients are reported to be experiencing new symptoms. Doctors say some people are now reporting night sweats, a symptom also...

A new labor battle opens on Broadway as omicron closes shows

A sign indicating canceled performances of “Mrs. Doubtfire” due to Covid is displayed in the window of the Stephen Sondheim Theatre on December 16, 2021 in New York City. Dia Dipasupil | Getty Images...

Zero-Covid China fights to contain Omicron as restrictions tighten

Tianjin, which detected China’s first community spread of Omicron on Saturday, is rolling out a second round of mass testing on its 14 million residents on Wednesday. As of noon Tuesday, 97 people had...

Cyprus reportedly discovers a Covid variant that combines omicron and delta

Staff at CSL are working in the lab on November 08, 2020 in Melbourne, Australia, where they will begin manufacturing AstraZeneca-Oxford University COVID-19 vaccine. Darrian Traynor | Getty Images A researcher in Cyprus has...

Omicron surge: Hospitalizations rise across the US

Hospitalizations are rising across the U.S. as a surge of COVID-19 cases continues to escalate, fueled by the omicron and delta variants. Kansas averaged 38 new COVID-19 hospitalizations and reported 11 additional deaths per...

Rocky start to 2022 air travel as bad weather, omicron drive thousands of cancellations

Travelers view the arrival and departure boards at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S., on Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2021. Elijah Nouvelage | Bloomberg | Getty Images Air travel is having...

U.S. Covid cases rise to pandemic high as delta and omicron circulate

U.S. Covid cases have hit their highest level of the pandemic as two highly infectious variants circulate throughout the country and health officials urge Americans to get vaccinated and boosted against the virus. Nationwide...

UK Covid: London bars and restaurants shut down as Omicron rips through the nation

Restaurants and other venues are instead deciding they have no choice but to close early for Christmas due to a flood of canceled reservations and concerns about the health of staffers. Ferhat Dirik, the...

Stocks slide on inflation fears but market may be ignoring risk of Omicron shutdowns

The Dow fell more than 530 points Friday, about 1.5%, as fears grew that the Fed could potentially cause an economic slowdown by tightening too aggressively. Such concerns are global: Investors everywhere are worrying...