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    Hospitals and Health Care Workers Issue a Call to Arms for Wearing Masks

    With the pandemic raging in the U.S., a new ad campaign features frontline medical personnel pleading for everyone to mask up.

    Check in on Health Insurance Open Enrollment

    If you’re shopping for health insurance this fall for coverage starting Jan. 1, start early and set aside a full day to learn about your options.

    Trump Health Official Apologizes for Facebook Outburst

    Michael R. Caputo, the head of communications at the Department of Health and Human Services, apologized to the health secretary and his staff and is considering a medical leave.

    U.S. Health Secretary to Visit Taiwan, in a Move Likely to Anger Beijing

    The trip by Alex M. Azar II, a rare high-level U.S. visit, is being billed as an opportunity to highlight Taiwan’s success in battling the coronavirus pandemic.

    Brazil Health Workers May Have Spread Coronavirus to Indigenous People

    Many people assigned to care for the Indigenous have been infected, exposing remote communities to the virus. Health workers say they have been plagued by insufficient testing and protective gear.
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    61,633,362
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on November 27, 2020 6:55 pm
    Italy
    1,538,217
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on November 27, 2020 6:55 pm
    Spain
    1,646,192
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on November 27, 2020 6:55 pm
    Iran
    922,397
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on November 27, 2020 6:55 pm
    Germany
    1,013,582
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on November 27, 2020 6:55 pm

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    Turkey Jails 475 for Life Over Roles in 2016 Coup Attempt

    The sentences were delivered in one of the most important mass trials of nearly 500 defendants, including senior military officers and civilians.

    Halima Aden Chooses Faith Over Fashion

    The well-known model shared via Instagram that she’s taking a break to set some boundaries in the industry.

    Wedding Rings Lost in Shipwreck Will Be Returned to Migrant Couple

    The owners of the two rings, which were found in a backpack in the Mediterranean, survived the capsizing of their vessel as they crossed...

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    Ethiopia’s Leader Escalates Push Into Tigray, Raising Fears of Civilian Deaths

    Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said that a deadline for the region’s dissident leaders to surrender had lapsed. The conflict threatens to destabilize the entire...

    It’s Time for a Digital Detox. (You Know You Need It.)

    Excessive screen time can be harmful to our well-being, but we can free ourselves from tech’s hooks with goals, rules and boundaries.