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India Turns to Boosters As it Battles Another COVID-19 Surge

India began administering booster shots of COVID-19 vaccines to vulnerable groups on Monday, as infections surge to their highest levels in seven mont...

Hong Kong Travel Restrictions Could Have Dire Consequences

International business groups are urging Hong Kong to restart international flights after a ratings group warned the travel restrictions, imposed last...

US Economy Shows Strength Entering 2022, but Pandemic Clouds Future

At the start of 2022 most measures show the U.S. economy is booming, with an unemployment rate that is approaching record lows and a demand for goods ...

EU Under Pressure on 'Ghost Flights'

The European Union is under increasing pressure to further ease rules on airport take-off and landing slots to cut the number of "ghost flights" airli...

Omicron Explosion Spurs Nationwide Breakdown of Services in US

Ambulances in Kansas speed toward hospitals then suddenly change direction because hospitals are full. Employee shortages in New York City cause delay...

Australia?s New South Wales State Sees Record COVID-19 Deaths

Australia?s New South Wales state reported 16 deaths from COVID-19 Sunday, its deadliest day in the two-year pandemic. The state, Australia?s most pop...