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EARLY PROTECTION: Mary Norwalk gets her flu shot from Matt Lefebvre, pharmacy manager at the CVS store on Hope Street in Providence, while Art Norwalk, Mary’s husband, looks on. / PBN PHOTO/ELIZABETH GRAHAM

Hospitals start bracing for a busy flu season

The shot clock is ticking. Now is the time of year to get that flu vaccine for it to be most effective, according to an...

Biden urges COVID-19 booster shots for those now eligible

President Joe Biden on Friday urged those now eligible for COVID-19 booster shots to get the added protection a day after the Centers for...

FDA backs Pfizer COVID-19 boosters for seniors, high-risk

The United States moved a step closer Wednesday to offering booster doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine to senior citizens and others at high risk...

U.S. to spend $2.1B to improve infection control

WASHINGTON – The federal government is spending $2.1 billion to improve infection control procedures in health care settings, aimed at preventing the transmission of...

U.S. health officials call for booster shots against COVID-19

NEW YORK (AP) – United States health officials Wednesday recommended all Americans get COVID-19 booster shots to shore up their protection amid the surging...

Public dental hygiene clinics at CCRI to reopen in September

LINCOLN – The Community College of Rhode Island announced it will reopen its free dental hygiene clinics to the public at its Flanagan campus...

Federal judge leaves CDC evictions moratorium in place

WASHINGTON (AP) – A federal judge on Friday refused landlords' request to put the Biden administration’s new eviction moratorium on hold, though she ruled that the freeze...

CDC issues new eviction ban for most of U.S. through Oct....

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a new eviction moratorium that would last until Oct. 3, as the Biden...

Biden to allow eviction moratorium to expire July 31

BOSTON (AP) – The Biden administration will allow a nationwide ban on evictions to expire July 31, arguing that its hands are tied after...

Governments, businesses race to reimpose mask mandates

Governments and businesses are scrambling to change course following new federal guidance calling for the return of mask wearing in virus hot spots amid a dramatic...

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