The US Is Returning To Early Pandemic Surges And Restrictions. It's Time To Compel People To Do The Right Thing, Expert SaysIt has been months since Covid-19 vaccines were made available to most of the US population and things are looking much more like they did early in the pandemic: cases are surging, events are being postponed and restrictions are back.
Summer Surge: As Coronavirus Infections Rise In Maryland, Some Reveal Why They Won’t Get Vaccine; Hogan Says ‘Breakthrough’ Infections Under 1%Three more Marylanders have died as a result of the coronavirus as 416 new COVID-19 cases were reported Tuesday, according to the Maryland Health Department.
Lamar Jackson Tests Positive For COVID-19, Misses First Day Of Ravens Training CampLamar Jackson tested positive for Covid-19, Coach John Harbaugh confirmed.
More Than 80% Of Eligible Howard County Residents Now Fully Vaccinated For COVID-19More than 80% of eligible Howard County residents are fully vaccinated for COVID-19, County Executive Calvin Ball announced Wednesday, citing state metrics.
The Science Didn't Change, The Virus Did, Fauci Says As CDC Updates Mask GuidanceThe change in CDC guidance recommending all Americans wear a mask indoors in areas with high Covid-19 transmission is a sign of the change the Delta variant has carved into the pandemic landscape, Dr. Anthony Fauci told CNN.
Pfizer Data Suggest Third Dose Of Covid-19 Vaccine 'Strongly' Boosts Protection Against Delta VariantA third dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine can "strongly" boost protection against the Delta variant -- beyond the protection afforded by the standard two doses, suggests new data released by Pfizer on Wednesday.
‘Our Numbers Are Up About 500%’ Maryland Pushes To Vaccinate As Covid Delta Variant Spreads; Still No Plans For Another Mask MandateThe CDC is now advising even fully vaccinated people to wear masks again indoors in areas with high transmission rates.
CDC Announces Fully Vaccinated Americans Should Wear Masks Again Inside Public Spaces In Places With 'High Transmission'The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to announce a reversal on the mask mandate Tuesday, CBS News confirmed.
Ravens RB Gus Edwards Tested Positive For COVID-19, Ravens ConfirmBaltimore Ravens running back Gus Edwards has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a tweet by ESPN's Adam Schefter.
Maryland State Board Of Education Focuses On Safe Reopening Amid Parent, Teacher ConcernsTuesday, the Maryland State Board of Education had their first full in-person meeting in several months.
COVID-19 In Maryland: 309 New Cases Reported Tuesday, Positivity Rate Increases To 2.31%Two more Marylanders have died as a result of the coronavirus as 309 new COVID-19 cases were reported Tuesday, according to the Maryland Health Department.
CDC To Recommend Everyone In K-12 Schools Wear A Mask, Regardless Of Vaccination Status, In New GuidanceThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to recommend everyone in K-12 schools wear a mask, regardless of their vaccination status, as it updates its masking guidelines on Tuesday, according to an administration health official.
The U.S. Could See 200,000 Covid-19 Cases A Day Within The Next Six Weeks, Former CDC Director SaysThe US could see nearly four times the current rate of Covid-19 cases in the next four to six weeks as the Delta variant spreads and the population hits a wall on vaccinations, a former director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention told CNN.
NAACP To Host Virtual Townhall Addressing Increasing Dangers Of Delta StrainThe Baltimore NAACP announced that they will host a virtual town hall meeting on Tuesday to address the increasing dangers of the Covid-19 Delta variant.
Baltimore Mayor Says Vaccine ‘Difference Between Life and Death’ As Some City Neighborhoods Only 30% Vaccinated; Mayor, Governor Say No New Restrictions For NowDr. Letitia Dzirasa is particularly concerned about low vaccination rates in zip codes 21223, 21216, 21207 and 21213 as the more contagious Delta variant spreads.