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The 2021 summer travel season started out full of hope and promise, but by the day, two words are threatening to dismantle it all: Delta variant. Find out the latest on travel advisories and restrictions around the world. ...
The White House says COVID-19 vaccinations are “picking back up” with more than 790,000 administered in 24 hours over the weekend, as the delta variant of the novel coronavirus becomes more prominent in the U.S. ...
Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the CDC, discusses the new data, learned only in the past few days, about how the delta variant of the coronavirus can be transmitted by people who are vaccinated, leading the CDC to recommend masks indoors in high-risk counties, which happen to also largely be low-vaccination counties in the U.S.  ...
Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson has defended his decision to ban mask mandates in his state even as it reports some of the highest incidences of COVID-19 infections in the country. ...

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