How Long Do You Quarantine for COVID? – NBC Chicago

The hot weather is leading some people to gather indoors, where the risk of contracting COVID-19 is higher – compared to outside. As a result, some may be wondering how long they need to quarantine or isolate if exposed to or test positive for COVID. Here’s a look at updated guidance from the Centers for … Read more

Coronavirus updates: 21,000 new COVID cases last week in NC

We’re tracking information about the coronavirus and vaccines in North Carolina. Check back every Thursday for updates. More than 21,000 cases added At least 21,803 new coronavirus cases were reported in North Carolina last week, down from 23,787 the week before, according to preliminary data from state health officials. The NC Department of Health and … Read more

North Korea faces infectious disease outbreak amid COVID battle

A sign depicting a scene of medical products transportation is displayed at the empty street, amid growing fears over the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Pyongyang, North Korea, in this photo released by Kyodo on May 23, 2022. Kyodo via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register SEOUL, June 16 (Reuters) … Read more

rahul gandhi: National Herald case News Updates: Rahul Gandhi summoned by ED for 4th straight day on Friday; leaves ED office after over 8-hour of questioning

National Herald case News Live Updates: After being grilled by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for three consecutive days in connection with the National Herald case, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will not be questioned by the agency on Thursday. An ED source said the agency will question Rahul Gandhi again on Friday. “He has been given … Read more

U.S. gasoline average price tops $5 per gallon in historic first

June 11 (Reuters) – The price of US gasoline averaged more than $5 a gallon for the first time on Saturday, data from the AAA showed, extending a surge in fuel costs that is driving rising inflation. The national average price for regular unleaded gas rose to $5,004 a gallon on June 11 from $4,986 … Read more

U.S. drops COVID testing for incoming international air travelers

WASHINGTON, June 10 (Reuters) – The United States late Friday rescinded a 17-month-old requirement that people arriving in the country by air test negative for COVID-19, a move that follows intense lobbying by airlines and the travel industry. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Rochelle Walensky issued a four-page order lifting the mandate, … Read more

Latest News Live Updates: Fitch revises outlook on India to stable from negative

Fitch Ratings on Friday revised its outlook on India’s long-term foreign currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) to “Stable” from “Negative,” citing diminished downside risks to medium-term growth. The ratings agency said risks to the country’s medium-term growth lessened due to rapid economic recovery and easing financial sector weaknesses, despite near-term headwinds from the global commodity … Read more

Latest news live updates: ICICI Bank hikes external benchmark lending rate by 50 bps to 8.60%

ICICI Bank has hiked external benchmark lending rate by 50 bps to 8.60%. Borrowers will see a sharp jump in their monthly payments on home, car and consumer loans as lenders raise lending rates in response to the central bank’s gradual withdrawal of its hitherto accommodative monetary policy. The repo, or the rate at which … Read more

Elon Musk tells Tesla staff: return to office or leave

June 1 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) Chief Executive Elon Musk has asked employees to return to the office or leave the company, according to an email sent to employees and seen by Reuters. “Everyone at Tesla is required to spend a minimum of 40 hours in the office per week,” Musk wrote in the … Read more

Unlikely monkeypox outbreak will lead to pandemic, WHO says

LONDON, May 30 (Reuters) – The World Health Organization does not believe the monkeypox outbreak outside Africa will lead to a pandemic, an official said on Monday, adding it remains unclear if infected people who are not displaying symptoms can transmit the disease. More than 300 suspected and confirmed cases of monkeypox – a usually … Read more