White House pulls back an earlier remark on new COVID lockdowns

U.S. 07/31/21, 03:50

Due to the spread of the Delta strain, the White House has taken back a statement about the possibility of mandating new coronavirus lockdowns.When it comes to probable future lockdowns and school closures, White House principal deputy press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre stated Thursday, July 29, that the Biden administration would ...

CDC: Massachusetts outbreak happens among vaccinated people

News 07/31/21, 03:41

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) were frank about the infection cases related to the Delta outburst in Massachusetts, revealing three-quarters of the patients were breakthrough situations. In a study released by the CDC on Friday, July 30, about the COVID-19 outbreak in Provincetown on Cape Cod, Barnstable ...

Texas House Dem arrested in voting rights protest

Washington 07/31/21, 03:10

Texas Democratic Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee was arrested Thursday, July 29, while participating in a voting protest in Washington. Lee headed a march of Black voting rights activists outside a Senate Hart Building to protest the passing of Democrats-backed legislation on voting rights, For the People Act. The bills passed the House ...

Capitol Police refuses to arrest maskless visitors

Washington 07/30/21, 19:12

A federal agency rejected speculation that law enforcement officers would apprehend anyone who does not cover their nose and mouth on Capitol Hill. U.S. Capitol Police (USCP) confirmed it will not arrest staff and visitors if they are suspected of breaching the face mask mandate. "Regarding the House mask rule, there is ...

Texas to rely on personal responsibility to withstand CCP Virus outburst

News 07/30/21, 18:17

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R-Tex.) on Thursday, July 29, signed an executive order that inhibits local officials and businesses from imposing mask mandates and demanding vaccination proof. The order outlaws agencies and businesses that receive funds from the state from issuing mask mandates, demanding people to get vaccinated, and requiring people ...

CDC internal document says Delta variant as contagious as chickenpox

News 07/30/21, 05:43

An internal document from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) alleged the Delta variant is not just more dangerous; it spreads as relentlessly as chickenpox, the common cold, and even ebola. The document, obtained and reported by The Washington Post on July 29, conveying previously disclosed statistics indicating ...