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Limited data impede any firm conclusions about the threat posed by omicron and whether it can evade immunity.
The story of vaccines in Africa includes issues of access, fragile health-care systems and the difficulty of making sure Pfizer’s vaccine remains ultracold.
The proposal could see countries promise to work better together during a pandemic, but the reaction to a new variant shows how hard that may be in practice.
If they succeed, the former president and his backers could pull down some of the guardrails that prevented him from overturning President Biden’s victory, critics say.
A nurse tends to a patient in a Kabul hospital that has run out of critical supplies like dressings and insulin following the near halt in aid to Afghanistan. (Susannah George/The Post)
A U.N. program supporting health clinics could provide a model for injecting cash into the economy while bypassing the interim Taliban government.
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Secretary of State Antony Blinken left Monday on a trip to Europe, and Washington is looking to consolidate a position among allies.
The commission is trying to unravel the causes of the supply chain disruptions that are clouding the economic recovery.
Lee Elder with his first tee shot at the Masters in Augusta, Ga., on April 10, 1975. (AP)
Lee Elder1934–2021
Elder shattered one of golf’s last racial barriers when in 1975 he became the first African American to compete in the tradition-bound Masters tournament in Augusta, Ga.
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Britain's Prince Charles arrived Sunday in Barbados, as the Caribbean island nation prepares to remove Queen Elizabeth II as head of state. (Reuters)
The easternmost Caribbean island, known for cricket, rum and Rihanna, will become the first Commonwealth realm in nearly three decades to declare itself a republic.
The prosecutor described “horrific abuse” of victims, while the defense attorney questioned the accounts.
Supporters raised more than $40,000 for the Fulton County Library. (Fulton County Library)
Fundraising campaigns have brought in $40,000 for the small library, far exceeding the $3,000 that was rejected by the local government.
Agencies will continue to counsel, but not suspend or fire, federal employees who have not yet complied with the vaccine mandate until at least early next year, the White House has told unions.
The sheer volume of people flying for the Thanksgiving holiday marked a milestone for air travel’s return to pre-pandemic levels.
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Israeli is heightening restrictions on cyber vendors amid international pressure.