Texas Governor Greg Abbott previously threatened to fine any entity within the state that introduces vaccine or mask mandates.
"Until rates come down, I have an obligation to do what I can to protect the health and well-being of our ACPS community," ACPS Superintendent Carlee Simon wrote.
The Orange County Board of Education said there was a "lack of a sound medical or scientific basis" for the order requiring face coverings in classrooms.
There were two deaths at Le Bonheur in Memphis over the weekend as the Delta variant of the coronavirus spreads through the entire country.
Global infections are forecast to hit 200 million in the next two weeks, according to the World Health Organization. In the U.S. cases have been rising sharply since July.
New York's move to demand proof of vaccination for indoor activities is the first undertaken by a major U.S. city.
The Democrat appeared without a mask in a group of protesters calling for an extension of the eviction moratorium.
"No need to mask at home," Dr. Francis Collins tweeted later on Tuesday. "Let me clarify the masking message that I garbled on @NewDay this morning.
On Monday, there were 6,853 people in Texas hospitals with COVID-19, which was the most since February 22.
The more than 50,000 hospitalizations is the most since February, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
One of the videos in which the pilot explains there is "not an eye roll that you can give me that I haven't seen 750,000 times" has been viewed 1.2 million times.
Governor John Bel Edwards has reinstated a mask mandate as the Delta variant causes a surge of new cases amid the unvaccinated.
Broward County, alongside Miami-Dade County, witnessed the highest number of COVID hospitalizations in the country last week.
"You guys are such LIARS!!! Absolutely disgusting. What evil and wicked nonsense you guys are spouting," Locke tweeted.
"We already know from available video—because I have it in my hands—he was never assaulted," St. Louis County Councilman Tim Fitch said.
"This is a different virus than we were dealing with last fall," Dr. Eddie Stenehjem said in a Facebook Live.
While speaking with ITV News, a woman who was identified only as Layla said that after contracting COVID-19 twice already, she was inclined to remove the sign.
A formal announcement could come next week, according to Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Allison Arwady.
The Employee Rights and Freedom Act would allow employees to be exempt from mandates if they have a "firmly held belief" against any medical procedure.
Daniel Goodwyn's defense attorney told a judge that he cannot wear a mask because he is on the autism spectrum and it is "extraordinarily stressful" for him.
"We remain focused on guidance issued by health experts, including the CDC, as well as state and local health departments," Walmart said.
The group of men from New Jersey were flying from Florida's Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood airport and were arrested in the terminal after a tussle with deputies.
The Republican governor said "the path forward relies on personal responsibility rather than government mandates."
"The new Executive Order emphasizes that the path forward relies on personal responsibility rather than government mandates," Abbott said in a statement.
"If Kamala can pay the bail for violent Antifa rioters, then I can pay the bail for any Republican staffer arrested for not wearing a mask," Cawthorn tweeted.
A woman working at the gas station reportedly told a concerned customer that the store sells "what it is that they give us to sell."
The president was expected to unveil his latest plans for increasing vaccination rates during a public address.
Governor Reeves said the new mask guidance "has nothing to do with rational science."
"It is really the most significant numbers that we have ever seen thus far in the pandemic," Dr. Vincent Hsu told Newsweek about Florida's COVID-19 surge.
Despite the recent surge in sales, it isn't likely to raise the mask industry back to its peak earlier in the pandemic, according to retail experts.