'We Have No Space': LA County Funeral Director Describes Virus's Toll

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Todd Beckley, a funeral director in Los Angeles County, says COVID-19 deaths have overwhelmed his mortuary. It is so overwhelmed there is waiting list that's 23 families long.

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Biden Adviser Sees Local Answers To Boosting Mask Use, Speeding Up Vaccinations

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For two of the biggest obstacles to curbing the pandemic, it won't just be federal officials who will lead the way, says Dr. Celine Gounder, a member of Joe Biden's COVID-19 advisory board.

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Pharmacist Accused Of Tampering With COVID-19 Vaccine Doses Charged With Misdemeanor

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Steven Brandenburg, the Wisconsin pharmacist who admitted to removing some 570 doses of the Moderna vaccine from cold storage last month, has been charged with attempted criminal damage to property.

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400 Lights, For 400,000 Dead, To Illuminate Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool

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"Sharing grief brings people together," says historian Micki McElya. The ceremony in Washington, D.C., Tuesday is the most prominent memorial so far to the victims of COVID-19.

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Cremation Limits Lifted In LA Due To 'Backlog' As COVID-19 Deaths Skyrocket

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Air quality limits on cremations are temporarily suspended in Los Angeles because of increased demand due to COVID-19. Officials say the death rate is now more than double that of pre-pandemic years.

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Data Scientist Rebekah Jones, Facing Arrest, Turns Herself In To Florida Authorities

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Rebekah Jones has said she lost her job after refusing to manipulate data to suggest Florida was ready to ease coronavirus restrictions.

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India Kicks Off A Massive COVID-19 Vaccination Drive

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Cheers erupted in hospital wards across the country as a first group of nurses and sanitation workers rolled up their sleeves and got vaccinated. India aims to inoculate 300 million by July.

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Biden Administration Will Rename 'Operation Warp Speed,' Citing Trump 'Failures'

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The Biden transition team also announced that Dr. David Kessler will be the White House's chief science officer of COVID Response.

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Pandemic Shortens U.S. Life Expectancy, Study Concludes

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The deaths caused by the pandemic appear to be shortening overall life expectancy in the U.S. by 1.13 years, which would be the largest single decline in at least 40 years.

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ICU Nurse Says Careless Attitudes Around COVID-19 Are 'A Slap In The Face'

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Lydia Mobley has experienced the pandemic's deadliest days from the inside of a Michigan hospital. "You see people not wearing masks. And then you go to work and you watch people die," the nurse says.

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