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Why did NY hide true number of nursing home deaths?

A new report shows 15,000 nursing home residents in New York state died as a result of COVID-19, a drastic increase over a January report of 8,700. Critics say the way the deaths were counted was an attempt to protect Gov. Andrew Cuomo from political rivals.

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Deaths Mount as Myanmar’s Military Seeks to Crush Protests

At least 38 people were killed on what was the deadliest day since protests against the military coup swept the country nearly a month ago.

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Vehicle deaths in 2020, despite fewer people on roads amid pandemic, NSC states

The nonprofit said roads became “emptier, but far more deadly.”

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US Nursing Home Deaths Decline Sharply

Deaths and confirmed coronavirus cases have dropped sharply in US nursing homes ― a category of all long-term care facilities ― since the vaccination program began. WebMD Health News

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2 shooting deaths reported close each other in Virginia town

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — The reported locations of two fatal shootings that police in a southeastern Virginia city investigated this weekend were within a block of each other.

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US tops 500,000 virus deaths, matching the toll of 3 wars

The COVID-19 death toll in the U.S. topped 500,000 Monday, all but matching the number of Americans killed in World War II, Korea and Vietnam combined.

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Deaths of health workers in Africa highlight vaccine inequity

Deaths of health workers in Africa highlight vaccine inequity

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Covid-19 Deaths Seen Falling to Slowest Pace Since November

Covid-19 Deaths Seen Falling to Slowest Pace Since November

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US virus deaths top WWII fatalities as Biden warns worst yet to come

The new “first family” of the United States pose in front of a statue of Abraham Lincoln while wearing face masks following Joe Biden’s inauguration New US President Joe Biden warned the worst of the pandemic is still to come, as the number of American coronavirus deaths surpassed the country’s troop fatalities in World War…

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US Tops 4000 COVID-19 Deaths Reported in 1 Day

Even as the government proceeds with its vaccination program, the US has reported five of its deadliest days in the last 2 weeks. WebMD Health News