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FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 15, 2021 file photo, COVID-19 mass-vaccination of healthcare workers takes place at Dodger Stadium, in Los Angeles. Mutations to the virus are rapidly popping up and the longer it takes to vaccinate people, the more likely it is that a variant that can elude current tests, treatments and vaccines could emerge. (Irfan Khan/Los Angeles Times via AP, Pool)
A new COVID-19 challenge: Mutations rise along with casesMutations to the virus that causes COVID-19 are rapidly popping up and health officials say the pandemic could get worse unless people do more to curb cases
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Maintenance technician Richard Martinez prays in an empty chapel at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in the Mission Hills section of Los Angeles Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021. Martinez said he prayed for all the patients and for the hospital to continue to have its doors open to allow as many patients as possible. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
Exhausted hospital chaplains bring solace to lonely, dyingJust like doctors, nurses and other medical-care providers, hospital chaplains have become part of the line of first responders when it comes to treating people with COVID-19
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In open letter to Dr. King, Stevie Wonder calls for equalityStevie Wonder, whose advocacy helped make the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday a national holiday, is urging the incoming Biden administration to form a national commission on equality
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Abortion rights protestor Jay Lynn, left, argues with anti-abortion advocate Joseph Scheidler as he carries a sign along Michigan Ave. in Chicago, Friday, Aug. 23, 1996. Joe Scheidler, the founder of the Pro-Life Action League and prominent figure in the anti-abortion movement, died Monday, Jan. 18, 2021 the organization announced. He was 93. (AP Photo/John Gaps III, file)
Prominent anti-abortion activist Joe Scheidler dies at 93The founder of the Pro-Life Action League has died at the age of 93 in his Chicago home
The Associated Press10 hours ago
U.S. Census Director Steven Dillingham speaks as he joins Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey as they hold a news conference to urge Arizonans to participate in the nation's once-a-decade census population count Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Phoenix. Ending the 2020 census at the end of September instead of the end of October, could cost Florida and Montana congressional seats and result in Texas, Florida, Arizona, Georgia, and North Carolina losing $500 million in federal funding for healthcare for its neediest residents. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, Pool)
Census Bureau director to resign amid criticism over dataU.S. Census Bureau director Steven Dillingham is planning to resign with the change in presidential administrations
The Associated Press11 hours ago
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What happened? It seems like everyone around you started freaking out at once, as if there were a fire or a volcanic eruption. It's nothing so terrible - just a wee bit of mass hysteria. Go about your business!

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