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CGTN America 13 Aug 2020

New Zealand races to find source of new COVID-19 cases

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A fresh coronavirus outbreak in New Zealand - specifically in its Auckland - the country's largest city.
That's after 102 days without a known local infection.
Four new cases were reported on Wednesday, and by Thursday the number was up to 17.
New Zealanders are being urged to wear masks, though it's not mandatory.
Bars and restaurants in Auckland have had to close again, non-essential workers are staying home,


Canada's federal government has signed agreements with two U.S. drug companies to secure up to 114 million doses of potential COVID-19 vaccines under development.
Dr. Tom Inglesby shares his concern over the rising number of Covid-19 cases, says "I am worried cases will keep going up [and] mortality will begin to climb." Aired on 10/21/2020.
The University of Alabama's Tuscaloosa campus is reeling under an outbreak of coronavirus cases that surpasses 1,200 students. The other two campuses that make up the University of Alabama System have far fewer COVID-19-positive students. The skyrocketing number of cases is worrisome to those enrolled, some of whom complain the school isn't doing enough to protect them. The university has consolidated student housing to make room for quarantining students and banned student events.
Ontario health officials project some 1,000 new COVID-19 cases per day in the first half of October, but Premier Doug Ford still won't say at what point the province could see rollbacks to Stage 2 of its reopening plan.

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