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The Latest: Pope urges vaccine access to poorest nations

ROME — Pope Francis is urging political leaders make sure coronavirus vaccines are available to the poorest nations. He says in many parts of the world, there is a “pharmacological marginalization” of those without access to health care. Francis met Saturday with members of an Italian aid group that collects donated medicines from pharmaceutical companies… Read More »

Latest snapshot of the coronavirus impact

LATEST DEVELOPMENTS * Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack has urged states to take more Australians returning from overseas through expanded hotel quarantine programs. The federal transport minister wants the national weekly cap to rise from 4000 to 6000 in a bid to get more of the 26,000 people stranded abroad home. * South Australia has… Read More »

Coronavirus symptoms: Which symptom of COVID-19 appears first? Latest study explains order

In a latest study, the most common pattern of COVID-19 symptoms was revealed. This discovery could be integral in the build up to the autumn/winter flu season beginning – which could bring a potential second wave. What the experts said “The importance of knowing first symptoms is rooted in the need to stop the spread of COVID-19,… Read More »

The Latest: Arkansas says public schools must be open 5 days

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The Arkansas state government is requiring public schools to stay open five days a week when classes resume this month, complicating efforts by some districts to limit on-site instruction because of the coronavirus. Education Secretary Johnny Key issued the guidance to schools Wednesday as the state reported 912 new confirmed virus… Read More »