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The Delta Variant Will Drive a Steep Rise in US COVID Deaths, a New Model Shows

A Mark Fiore cartoon that looks like a workplace sign. The sign reads, "Notice: all employees must get a lifesaving vaccine before returning to work!" There is a smiling figure getting a shot on the sign as well.

And Wash Your Hands, Too ...

Contra Costa, Santa Clara, San Francisco Counties Urging Employers to Require Vaccines

A medical assistant is swabbing a person's nose.

Worried About Breakthrough COVID Cases? Here's What to Know

A Mark Fiore cartoon showing a groundhog wearing a mask with people, some with masks, others carrying anti-vaccine signs and "don't tread on me" flags. A man wearing a face mask looks to another character and says, "too many anti-vaxxers mean at least 6 more weeks of masking."

Groundhog Day for Masking

Last Year Saw the Biggest Drop in U.S. Life Expectancy Since WWII

Everyone Should Wear A Mask In Schools, Vaccinated Or Not, U.S. Pediatricians Say

Unpaid Utility Bills? California Will Pay Off $2 Billion to Avoid Shutoffs

With the Delta Variant Spreading Fast, Is It Time to Mask Up Again?