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Table Tennis in the Olympics: What to Know for Tokyo Games

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The Tokyo Olympics have finally arrived after being postponed for a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Athletes from across the world will gather in Tokyo for the Olympics from July 23 through Aug. 8.
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Provincetown family week to be held as Delta COVID variant confirmed in cluster

Provincetown family week to be held as Delta COVID variant confirmed in cluster

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The more infectious Delta COVID-19 variant has been detected in a Provincetown cluster, the Mass. DPH confirms
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What you should know about COVID-19 and pregnancy

What you should know about COVID-19 and pregnancy

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I wanted to find out what the risks are for pregnant women and COVID, and what kind of research is being done to study that.
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Do you know what the Olympic rings stand for?

Do you know what the Olympic rings stand for?

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The Tokyo Olympics are finally here.
After being delayed in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic , athletes from five continents are gearing up to compete for their countries.
PHOTOS: Amid fireworks, Tokyo's opening ceremony begins
Even before the opening ceremony, we've seen some of the Olympic views from Tokyo, including the interlaced Olympic rings.
The circles, which have been seen at Olympic Games since the early 1900s, are always of equal dimensions and are either in one color or five different colors: blue, yellow, black, green and red - in that order.
A woman walks past the Olympic...
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Amid concerns over COVID-19 delta variant, UPMC and community partners hold free vaccination clinics

Amid concerns over COVID-19 delta variant, UPMC and community partners hold free vaccination clinics

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Kevin McCrae of the Hill District said the availability in his neighborhood was a factor in his getting the shot on Friday.
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‘Why do you need to have that information?' White House REFUSES to reveal number of ‘breakthrough cases' in Covid-infected staff

‘Why do you need to have that information?' White House REFUSES to reveal number of ‘breakthrough cases' in Covid-infected staff

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White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki pushed back against calls to reveal the number of administration staff members who have been infected with Covid-19, despite being vaccinated.
During a Friday press conference, Psaki was questioned about the lack of details on the revelation this week that there have been “breakthrough cases” among White House staff members, namely the exact number of cases.
“I think, first, we're in a very different place than we were six to seven months ago, as it relates to the virus,” Psaki said, adding that despite more and more cases of vaccinated individuals...
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Delta COVID-19 variant detected in Provincetown cluster, DPH says

Delta COVID-19 variant detected in Provincetown cluster, DPH says

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The Delta variant is known to be more transmissible than the original COVID-19 virus.
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'Breakthrough' COVID-19 infections 'are what we expect,' Mass. doctor says

'Breakthrough' COVID-19 infections 'are what we expect,' Mass. doctor says

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Dr. Shira Doron says the vaccines are proving to be remarkably effective against the COVID-19 Delta variant, despite how infectious it has been.
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What You Need To Know About The COVID-19 Lambda Variant

What You Need To Know About The COVID-19 Lambda Variant

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A new COVID-19 variant known as the Lambda variant has surfaced. Here's everything you need to know about it. The Lambda variant first surfaced in Peru in August 2020, but it has since spread to over 28 countries. The Lambda...
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