Adults with positive COVID-19 test results were twice as likely to have reported dining at a restaurant than were those with negative results, according to the CDC.
"Proof of vaccination can be important at the individual level and for sectors other than health," a spokesperson for the WHO tells Newsweek.
The state's current COVID-19 hospitalizations have been rising sharply since late October.
The passport would allow Israeli residents to travel abroad without having to be tested for the coronavirus, according to Israeli Minister of Health Yuli Edelstein.
The child refused to wear a mask following repeated attempts by her father to put the face-covering on his daughter's face.
The state's total death count is projected to reach nearly 25,000 on January 1, even with "rapid vaccine rollout," according to the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation.
Rhode Island had the highest average daily case count per 100,000 people in the past week, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Several states in the South and Midwest, including Tennessee, Arkansas, Nebraska and Iowa, saw record average death counts in recent days.
Ninety-nine percent of the country's reported multisystem inflammatory syndrome (MIS-C) patients tested positive for COVID-19, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Arizona, South Carolina and Tennessee are among the states that have seen record average daily infections this week.
Total active hospitalized cases in the country could surpass 716,000 by Christmas, according to forecasts from researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
There are nearly 11,000 confirmed and suspected COVID-19 patients currently hospitalized in California, according to data published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
The emergency medicine doctor said "we are so tired" after learning of her patient's recent large holiday gathering.
Dr. Moncef Slaoui's comment comes ahead of a vaccine summit to be held Tuesday at the White House where the executive order will be discussed.
Even with "rapid vaccine rollout," total coronavirus deaths in the country could reach around 328,516 by Christmas, according to the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington.
Total active coronavirus cases in the U.S. are projected to reach over 3.9 million by January 10, according to forecasts from researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Daily infections are projected to hit over a million by January 10 if "vaccine distribution is scaled up over 90 days" and "governments do not re-impose mandates if cases increase," according to the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation.
Up to 19,500 new COVID-19 deaths are likely to be reported in the week ending December 26, according to forecasts received by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Dr. Anthony Fauci told Newsweek: "If people take the vaccine, we could go a long way to really diminishing dramatically" cases by Q3 2021.
South Dakota and Minnesota are among the states that reported the highest average daily cases per 100,000 people in the past week.
Mask wearing among hospital employees in staff break rooms has also been an issue at Ontario's University Hospital.
The new order was issued following "an unprecedented surge" in the spread of COVID-19 across the state.
On post-Thanksgiving COVID figures, Dr. Anthony Fauci told Newsweek: "I hate to say that but it's the truth and the reality.
The mayor's latest lockdown order came as the total confirmed cases in Los Angeles surpassed 414,500.
Ten million doses of the vaccine are expected to arrive in the U.K. before the end of the year.
The highest number of current COVID-19 hospitalizations per million recorded to date was 968 in New York in April, according to data from The COVID Tracking Project.