Ontario woman and young son ‘crammed like sardines’ for hours at airport now infected with COVID-19 | CTV News

TORONTO — A fully vaccinated Ontario woman says she and her son were “crammed like sardines” inside the Toronto airport after returning from a trip and have now become infected with COVID-19. Maya Castle travelled to Fort Myers, Fla., earlier this month with her seven-year-old son so she could visit her parents, but says they … Read more

Jill Biden’s spox demands apology from Fox News over ‘disgusting,’ ‘trash’ remark from host

First lady Jill Biden’s office is demanding Fox News apologize for remarks made by weekend host Rachel Campos-Duffy, who stated recently that Jill Biden “failed the country” by permitting her husband to run for president. What did Campos-Duffy say? Speaking on Fox News over the weekend, Campos-Duffy said Biden should be impeached over the Afghanistan … Read more

I’m Vaccinated And Still Got COVID-19. Here’s What A Breakthrough Case Is Like. | HuffPost

My cousin, who drove me to the airport, warned me that she’d been sick a few days. I put on my face mask as I rode with her but at the time thought it was only a summer cold. A week later, I was back home in Alabama where my brother said he couldn’t hug … Read more

Inside packed plane to Cancun as furious Brits arrive to find Mexico on red list – Mirror Online

British holidaymakers arriving in Cancun were furious to discover the UK had put Mexico on the Covid Red List while their flight was in mid air. Families who had spent thousands on long-awaited holidays faced a stark choice: Go home within three days or spend thousands more on 11 nights’ in a quarantine hotel when … Read more

Biden administration begins flying migrants expelled via Title 42 into Mexico amid COVID fears | Fox News

Fox News correspondent Bill Melugin has the latest on the border crisis on ‘Special Report’ The Biden administration has started flying migrants removed under Title 42 health protections deep into the Mexican interior amid fears over not just rising border numbers, but also an increase in COVID-19 cases related to the delta variant. The administration … Read more

When Does COVID-19 Panic End?

Two weeks to slow the spread. That was the original rationale for the lockdowns, masking, and social distancing: Prevent transmission of the coronavirus so that Americans could be assured that we would not overwhelm hospital capacity, causing needless death. Wait until a vaccine is available. That was the next goal post: an admonition to continue … Read more

Gov. Rob DeSantis clashes with Biden over Florida’s rise of COVID-19 cases

Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis ripped President Biden Wednesday, accusing the White House of trying to implement a “biomedical security state” and warning that “I don’t want to hear a blip about COVID” until the administration’s border policy changes. DeSantis was scheduled to deliver remarks on Florida’s economy at an event in Panama City, but … Read more

Opinion | Alex Azar: Americans Need to Get a Covid-19 Vaccine – The New York Times

Some who are hesitant to get vaccinated point to the fact that the vaccines remain under emergency-use authorization rather than full approval. It’s vital for Democratic and Republican leaders to explain clearly and repeatedly that the F.D.A. held these vaccines to such high standards that the only real difference is that full approval requires steps … Read more

Florida sees 21,000-plus coronavirus cases Saturday, breaking one-day record | Fox News

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis discusses his effort to protect his state’s freedom on ‘Unfiltered with Dan Bongino’ Florida on Saturday reported 21,683 new coronavirus cases, its highest one-day tally since the pandemic started – and a 50% jump over the last week, according to health officials.  Cases have ticked up around the country as businesses … Read more

Joseph Schooling’s uncle rubbishes claim that Olympian relied on S’pore govt money but didn’t defend gold medal – Mothership.SG – News from Singapore, Asia and around the world

Joseph Schooling’s uncle has come out to set the record straight and rubbish any claims that his Olympian swimmer nephew used money provided by the state, but failed to defend his 100m butterfly Olympic gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics. Schooling’s uncle, who goes by Max Le Blond on Facebook, was replying to an online … Read more