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Covid-19 news: More cases of omicron found in the UK

Covid-19 news: More cases of omicron found in the UK

Latest coronavirus news as of 1pm on 29 November Six omicron cases identified in Scotland Six cases of the omicron coronavirus variant have been identified in Scotland, it was announced today. Some of the individuals affected have no recent history of travel, and the...

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Suspected Covid case closes Hong Kong Disneyland

Suspected Covid case closes Hong Kong Disneyland

Hong Kong (CNN) — Hong Kong Disneyland was shut on Wednesday and staff and visitors made to undergo Covid testing after a recent visitor tested preliminary positive for the virus. On Tuesday the Hong Kong government issued a compulsory testing notice for those who...

GOP Rep. Scott Perry tests positive for Covid-19

GOP Rep. Scott Perry tests positive for Covid-19

Washington (CNN)Republican Rep. Scott Perry of Pennsylvania has tested positive for Covid-19, his office announced Tuesday, a day after he was elected chair of the conservative House Freedom Caucus. Perry's office said in a statement announcing his diagnosis that the...

How long will Covid-19 masking rules last?

How long will Covid-19 masking rules last?

(CNN)The US is slowly moving away from mask requirements. Atlanta's mayor declared the city a "green zone" and said dropping Covid-19 cases allowed her to follow the science and lift the city's mask rule. Florida school districts Miami-Dade and Broward -- which both...