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ABC News 28 Dec 2020

Worries over post-holiday COVID-19 surge ahead of new year l ABC News

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A new variant of COVID-19 has been identified in Canada and intensive care units in the U.S. are filling up quickly as case numbers surge.

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The CDC will start requiring travelers from the U.K. test negative for COVID-19 within 72 hours of their flight to the U.S. This comes as hospitals and health officials fear a massive post-holiday surge on top of already spiking cases. Dr. Bob Lahita, professor of medicine at New York Medical College and chairman of medicine St. Joseph University Hospital, joined CBSN to discuss the latest on the pandemic in the U.S.
Across the country, hospitals are overwhelmed with new cases of COVID-19. Health care workers fear that Alabama's national championship celebration may have been a superspreader event.
NBC News' Gadi Schwartz reports on the toll the coronavirus has taken on volunteers delivering meals to those suffering from food insecurity during the Covid-19 pandemic.
NBC News' Gadi Schwartz reports on the toll the coronavirus has taken on volunteers delivering meals to those suffering from food insecurity during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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