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UK races to test, vaccinate as virus variant threatens plans

Britain is deploying public health officials, supported by the army, to distribute coronavirus tests door-to-door in two northern England towns in an effort to contain a fast-spreading variant that threatens lockdown-easing plans By JILL LAWLESS Associated Press May 15, 2021, 1:34 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article LONDON —… Read More »

Vic has two virus deaths, 12 new cases

Victoria has had two more coronavirus deaths, taking the state toll to 773 and the national figure to 861, as new case numbers continue to drop. There were 12 new cases on Thursday and the 14-day rolling average for Melbourne dropped to 26.7. The regional Victorian average remains steady at 1.1. Cases with an unknown… Read More »