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Germany's health minister tests positive for COVID-19

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's health minister, an epidemiologist by training who has led the country's fight against COVID-19 since December, has tested positive for the coronavirus. Healt...

Taiwan reports 22,347 local COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan announced 22,347 local COVID-19 infections Saturday (July 23), as well as 248 imported cases and 53 deaths, according to the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC)....

Taiwan reports 25,251 local COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan announced 25,251 local COVID-19 infections on Saturday (July 16), as well as 45 imported cases and 72 deaths, according to the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC...

Taiwan reports 28,028 local COVID cases, 94 deaths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan announced 28,028 local COVID-19 infections Saturday (July 9), as well as 107 imported cases and 94 deaths, according to the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC). ...

Taiwan reports 34,748 local COVID cases, 96 deaths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan announced 34,748 local COVID-19 infections on Saturday (July 2), as well as 79 imported cases and 96 deaths, according to the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC)...

Taiwan reports 40,293 local COVID cases, 151 deaths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan announced 40,293 local COVID-19 infections Saturday (June 25), as well as 105 imported cases and 151 deaths, taking the total death tally to more than 6,000, accord...

Taiwan reports 53,643 local COVID cases, 181 deaths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan announced 53,643 local COVID-19 infections Saturday (June 18), as well as 64 imported cases and 181 deaths, taking the total death tally to more than 5,000, accordi...

Taiwan reports 211 deaths, 79,598 local cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan announced 79,598 local COVID-19 infections Saturday (June 11), as well as 65 imported cases and 211 deaths, taking the total death tally to more than 4,000, accordi...

Today in History: June 11, auto racing disaster at Le Mans

Today in History Today is Saturday, June 11, the 162nd day of 2022. There are 203 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June ...

Eric Clapton cancels shows after testing positive for COVID

Eric Clapton, a critic of coronavirus vaccines and pandemic restrictions, has tested positive for COVID-19 and canceled two upcoming European gigs. Clapton’s upcoming shows in Zurich...

North Korea hails recovery as WHO worries over missing data

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Wednesday more than a million people have already recovered from suspected COVID-19 just a week after disclosing an outbreak it appears to be trying to manag...

Public health expert urges Taiwan to shorten, simplify quarantine process for arrivals

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) —In a Facebook post on Monday, public health scholar Chan Chang-chuan (詹長權) urged the Taiwanese government to shorten and simplify the quarantine process for people arriving...

Taiwan faces largest COVID-19 outbreak yet

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan, which had been living mostly free of COVID-19, is now facing its worst outbreak since the beginning of the pandemic with over 11,000 new cases reported Thursday. ...

Children also eligible to receive Taiwan’s latest Moderna vaccine doses

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Children between the ages of five and 11 are also eligible for vaccination against COVID-19, with Moderna doses arriving in Taiwan on Saturday evening (April 23), accordin...

Taiwan says it's at only early stage of COVID outbreak, cases will rise

Taiwan is in only the early stages of a COVID-19 outbreak and domestic cases will keep rising for the time being, its health minister said on Wednesday, as the island recorded its highest number of da...