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Barack Obama's heartfelt confession about Queen after drive with Philip laid bare

BARACK OBAMA made a heartfelt confession about Queen Elizabeth II after the late Duke of Edinburgh drove him and his wife Michelle to Windsor Castle, unearthed reports show. The Queen has had a "soft spot for Americans" ever since meeting former US President Barack Obama in 2009.

express.co.uk ,  1h 0
Barack Obama's heartfelt confession about Queen after drive with Philip laid bare

'You're not nearly as smart as I thought you were!' Joe Biden slams anti-vaxx Americans

PRESIDENT Joe Biden slammed unvaccinated Americans as unintelligent in a brutal dig at those that turning down the vaccine as his administration moves to mandate the jab for government employees. Speaking at a press conference on Tuesday, President Joe Biden hit out at un-vaccinated Americans as the USA is engulfed by a surge in the Delta variant.

express.co.uk ,  3h 7
'You're not nearly as smart as I thought you were!' Joe Biden slams anti-vaxx Americans

Biden considers requiring COVID-19 vaccines for federal workers

MCLEAN, Va., July 27 (Reuters) - President Joe Biden said on Tuesday his administration is considering whether to require U.S. federal employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. "That's under consideration right now," Biden told a reporter who asked whether the administration was weighing such a requirement.

reuters.com ,  9h 0
Biden considers requiring COVID-19 vaccines for federal workers

'We won't go back!' Trump lashes out at CDC for reimplementing mask orders for vaccinated people and says 'Joe Biden learned nothing from the last year' as the president considers jab mandate for federal workers

Trump urged people not to follow the update CDC recommendation urging vaccinated people to go back to masking up indoors in high infection rate areas 'Don't surrender to COVID. Don't go back!' the former president said in a Tuesday statement. 'Don't let this happen to our children or our Country'

dailymail.co.uk ,  10h 13
'We won't go back!' Trump lashes out at CDC for reimplementing mask orders for vaccinated people and says 'Joe Biden learned nothing from the last year' as the president considers jab mandate for federal workers

UPDATE 2-Teladoc shares tumble on membership growth worries

(Adds estimates, shares) (Reuters) - Teladoc Inc on Tuesday reported just a 1% rise in its membership - the lowest since the telehealth service provider went public in 2015 - as vaccine rollouts and easing COVID-19 related restrictions dampened demand for virtual healthcare. Shares of Teladoc fell as much as 8.5% in after-hours trading after the company also reported a much bigger-than-expected loss.

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UPDATE 2-Teladoc shares tumble on membership growth worries

Covid-19: CDC brings back indoor mask guidance for virus hot spots

Americans living in areas seeing new surges of Covid-19 have been advised to wear masks indoors again - even if they are fully vaccinated. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) made the announcement on Tuesday, citing the spread of the highly contagious Delta variant.

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Covid-19: CDC brings back indoor mask guidance for virus hot spots

CDC Director now says fully vaccinated Americans should wear masks indoors when in public in areas with high transmission rates

The guidance is specifically for fully vaccinated people living in areas with high Covid transmission rates. Fully vaccinated adults should continue to wear masks when inside public places in areas where there are high numbers of coronavirus infections, US Centres for Disease Control Director Dr Rochelle Walensky said in a media call.

independent.co.uk ,  16h 1
CDC Director now says fully vaccinated Americans should wear masks indoors when in public in areas with high transmission rates

430 dead in one week as US heads for worst year of gun violence in decades

Violence is set to surpass shootings in 2020, which was already a record year A raucous celebration in Wisconsin for the Milwaukee Buck’s NBA championship win. A group of teenagers fooling around in a church parking lot in Utah. A crowded store in West Philadelphia.

independent.co.uk ,  17h 0
430 dead in one week as US heads for worst year of gun violence in decades

Prison Break star Wentworth Miller reveals he has been diagnosed with Autism as an adult: 'It was a shock. But not a surprise'

'This fall marks 1 year since I received my informal autism diagnosis. Preceded by a self-diagnosis. Followed by a formal diagnosis,' he shared Autism is a developmental disability which can impair the ability to communicate and socially interact, and is defined by a certain set of behaviors, according to the Autism Society of America

dailymail.co.uk ,  19h 0
Prison Break star Wentworth Miller reveals he has been diagnosed with Autism as an adult: 'It was a shock. But not a surprise'

CDC says vaccinated Americans will need to wear masks again in certain parts of the US because of Delta variant

THE Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a new mask mandate for vaccinated Americans as a result of the highly infectious Delta variant. The agency announced on Tuesday that even vaccinated people will be required to wear face coverings again in parts of the United States due to a rise in Covid-19 infections stemming from new mutations.

thesun.co.uk ,  20h 4
CDC says vaccinated Americans will need to wear masks again in certain parts of the US because of Delta variant

CDC says vaccinated Americans will need to wear masks again in parts of US

THE Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a new mask mandate for vaccinated Americans as a result of the highly infectious Delta variant. The agency announced on Tuesday that even vaccinated people will be required to wear face coverings again in parts of the United States due to a rise in Covid-19 infections stemming from new mutations.

thesun.co.uk ,  20h 0
CDC says vaccinated Americans will need to wear masks again in parts of US

CDC to reintroduce indoor mask mandate for vaccinated Americans amid rise in Delta cases, reports say

Breakthrough infections seen across nation in hotspots such as Florida and Missouri The Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is expected to reverse the relaxation of guidance surrounding mask-wearing for vaccinated Americans indoors in some areas, reports have said. The New York Times reported that the agency is expected to make the recommendation as early as Tuesday with CNN reporting that officials took into consideration new data surrounding the Delta variant on Sunday night.

independent.co.uk ,  21h 20
CDC to reintroduce indoor mask mandate for vaccinated Americans amid rise in Delta cases, reports say

Consumer confidence up slightly in July

U.S. consumer confidence was relatively unchanged from June to July, but remains at its highest level since February 2020, just before the coronavirus pandemic hit the U.S. The Conference Board reported Tuesday that its consumer confidence index inched up in July to 129.1, up from last month’s reading of 128.9

independent.co.uk ,  21h 0
Consumer confidence up slightly in July

Sarah Sanders promotes ‘Trump vaccine’ but says Americans should ‘pray about it’

Former Trump press secretary criticises ‘arrogant’ medical experts but admits the benefits of the shot outweigh any potential risks The former White House press secretary Sarah Sanders has urged people in Arkansas to “pray about it” before considering whether to get what she dubbed the “Trump vaccine” against Covid-19.

theguardian.com ,  21h 5
Sarah Sanders promotes ‘Trump vaccine’ but says Americans should ‘pray about it’

US home prices surge 17% in May, fastest in 17 years

U.S. home prices registered the fastest growth in 17 years in May as a surge in demand for housing outstripped the supply U.S. home prices registered the fastest growth in 17 years in May as surging demand for housing outstripped the supply. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-city home price index, released Tuesday, soared 17% in May from a year earlier on top of a 15% jump in April.

independent.co.uk ,  22h 0
US home prices surge 17% in May, fastest in 17 years

Evening Standard Comment: Let the Americans in

Amid the bonhomie in Cornwall during last month’s G7, Boris Johnson and Joe Biden talked of relaunching US-UK travel as part of a grand-sounding “New Atlantic Charter”. Sadly, the reality has not matched the rhetoric. The Government is now reportedly considering easing travel restrictions for visitors from the US and EU.

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Evening Standard Comment: Let the Americans in

USWNT's Alex Morgan: Olympic tournament starts at knockout stage

United States Women's National Team forward Alex Morgan said the quarterfinals is when the Olympic tournament really starts, after the Americans qualified second in their group for the knockout stage. The U.S. played out a 0-0 draw against Australia on Tuesday to ensure that it finished second in Group G behind Sweden.

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USWNT's Alex Morgan: Olympic tournament starts at knockout stage

Capitol police testimony blunts GOP's law-and-order message

Searing testimony from Capitol police officers describing the horror of the Jan. 6 insurrection could undermine Republican efforts to paint themselves to voters as the party of law and order The Republican Party's self-portrayal as champions of law and order is colliding with searing testimony from police officers themselves.

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Capitol police testimony blunts GOP's law-and-order message