Health care workers in France are allowed to continue working while positive for COVID-19 if they are fully vaccinated and are not coughing or sneezing.
"You never know what's going to happen in the future and I never thought this would happen to me," said the 17-year-old who suffered a severe spinal cord injury in 2021.
Residents in Xi'an claim they were seeking urgent medical care at hospitals but were turned away for not having an up-to-date COVID-19 test result.
Students at thousands of K-12 schools across the country saw their return from the winter break disrupted.
A Royal Caribbean cruise ship was forced to end the "cruise to nowhere" a day early after nine passengers on board were linked with a cluster of Omicron cases.
The move came after England announced plans to ease testing requirements in an attempt to reduce the number of people being hospitalized.
As 13 million in a city in northwest China strain under two full weeks of lockdown, another 1.1 million were confined to their homes in central China on Monday.
As COVID cases surge in the U.S., an ER doctor has said vaccinated New Yorkers experienced less severe symptoms as a result of Omicron than unvaccinated peers.
Saja Ali, from northwestern England, said getting COVID "really, really bad" changed her mind about getting vaccinated.
KFC is among several chains, such as Burger King and Starbucks, that have been responding to a rise in consumer demand for more sustainable food options.
Detroit mother of nine Arlena Bomer gave birth to a boy and a girl—the father says twins run on both sides of the family.
Several coronaviruses have circulated among humans for decades. They hold clues about what might happen next.
The CDC cited early data from the U.S. and South Korea that seems to show that the time between exposure and onset of symptoms may be decreased for Omicron.
"The vaccinations and the boosters are making an enormous difference," Governor Ned Lamont said of the effect vaccines have on preventing serious COVID cases.
Dr. Don Williamson said he had no knowledge of the numbers on what percentage of vaccinated patients received COVID booster shots.
Gov. Daniel McKee announced the deployment of 180 National Guard members to assist at testing sites, and said they could be sent to hospitals across the state.
The nine justices received boosters days before a special session to hear arguments over President Joe Biden's vaccine mandates.
"The truth is that the next four to six weeks will be the most challenging of the entire pandemic," said Governor Larry Hogan on Tuesday.
The Federal Trade Commission warned about "opportunistic scammers" who are taking "advantage of the spike in demand."
"What's the point in getting tested if you are just going to do whatever you want?" one commenter questioned in the comment section.
Nearby hospital systems are working with Holy Cross Health to transfer expecting mothers originally planning to give birth at the short-staffed hospital.
Protesters in Lichtenstein attacked police and sprayed them with chemical irritants after the officers tried to check the identities of some demonstrators.