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Restaurant industry loses jobs for the first time since April as new restrictions hit employment

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A waiter wearing a mask stands outside the Da Gennaro restaurant in Little Italy on November 15, 2020 in New York City. Alexi Rosenfeld | Getty Images The restaurant industry lost jobs for the first time since April as new......

Supreme Court sides with California religious ministry against state Covid restrictions

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here In an unsigned order, the justices sent the dispute between the Harvest Rock International Ministry and California Gov. Gavin Newsom back to the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals to further consider the case in light of its ruling......

California sheriff tests positive for COVID-19 after refusing to enforce state restrictions

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Justine Coleman A California sheriff tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday after previously refusing to enforce state restrictions aimed at mitigating spread of the infectious disease. The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office announced on Wednesday that Sheriff Scott Jones received......

American, United pause nonstop flights to Shanghai amid concerns over restrictions facing overseas crews

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here American Airlines Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner takes off from Los Angeles international Airport on November 11, 2020 in Los Angeles, California. AaronP | Bauer-Griffin | GC Images | Getty Images American Airlines and United Airlines are pausing plans to operate nonstop......

Stanford Relocates Upcoming Games Amid New COVID-19 Restrictions

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Ben Pickman Stanford will play the final two games of its 2020 football season on the road after Santa Clara County announced that contact sports would be temporarily prohibited from Nov. 30 to at least Dec. 21. The Cardinal announced Tuesday......

Fauci: Restrictions likely won’t be reversed before Christmas

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Justine Coleman National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Anthony FauciAnthony FauciSunday shows preview: US health officials brace for post-holiday COVID-19 surge US COVID-19 cases reach past 13 million Fauci: Pandemic likely won’t improve by Christmas, New Year’s......

Fauci says Christmas and New Year’s restrictions will be necessary due to holiday coronavirus wave

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, wears a protective mask during a news conference in the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020. Chris Kleponis | Bloomberg | Getty Images......

Austrians to face further ‘massive restrictions’ after lockdown: Kurz

FILE PHOTO: Austria’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz attends a news conference as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in Vienna, Austria November 14, 2020. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner ZURICH (Reuters) – Austria should expect further heavy restrictions when its current lockdown measures expire in just over a week, Chancellor Sebastian Kurz......

UK’s Johnson tells Tory MPs tiered restrictions have sunset of Feb. 3: Sky News

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson attends a news conference on the ongoing situation with the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at Downing Street, in London, Britain November 26, 2020. Jamie Lorriman/Pool via REUTERS (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the country’s new tiered system of COVID-19 restrictions “have......

U.S. vaccine plans take shape but no let-up on restrictions

By Katanga Johnson, Dan Whitcomb WASHINGTON, D.C. (Reuters) – U.S. health authorities will hold an emergency meeting next week to recommend that a coronavirus vaccine awaiting approval be given first to healthcare professionals and people in long-term care facilities. FILE PHOTO: A man takes a coronavirus test at a Los......

Pope Francis swipes at groups protesting COVID-19 restrictions in NYT op-ed

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Joseph Choi Pope FrancisPope FrancisChina dismisses pope’s comments about ‘persecuted’ Uighurs Pope Francis supports NBA players’ work to promote social justice Pope Francis in new book criticizes anti-lockdown protesters MORE on Thursday praised medical workers and criticized groups protesting......

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says SCOTUS ruling on coronavirus restrictions is essentially a statement that “it’s a different court.”

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here He also noted that while the current dispute was pending, he had lifted some of the restrictions in place. “The basic point is you know why does the court rule on an issue that is moot unless — and......

Supreme Court’s conservatives lift COVID restrictions on New York houses of worship

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here David G. Savage The Supreme Court’s conservative justices moved for the first time late Wednesday to block a governor’s COVID-19 restrictions, ruling that New York’s attempt to control rapidly spreading infections in churches and synagogues had violated constitutional religious......

Louisiana stepping back to ‘Phase 2’ of anti-COVID-19 restrictions

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards on Tuesday announced the state will take a step back to a revised version of “Phase 2” of the White House-approved anti-coronavirus restrictions, in hopes of controlling the state’s third wave of COVID-19. “It......

White House considering lifting European travel restrictions, source says

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Discussions have been ongoing for several weeks now about lifting the restrictions, which ban entry to most foreigners who have been to Europe in the two weeks before their arrival in the US. Reuters first reported on the discussions.......

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