• Rising cases, Thanksgiving holiday leading to long lines at COVID-19 testing sites

    8 days ago - By WCVB

    Hundreds of people in Salem opted to wait in line for hours on Sunday in order to get tested.
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  • While the CDC recommended against travel, about 2 million people went through airport checkpoints this weekend. Here's what airports across the country look like right now

    While the CDC recommended against travel, about 2 million people went through airport checkpoints this weekend. Here's what airports across the country look like right now

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Last Thursday, the CDC recommended Americans do not travel for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday as the US is undergoing a massive surge of coronavirus cases.
    But the following day, airports saw over 1 million travelers Friday, according to the Transportation Security Administration. A little below 1 million traveled through TSA on Saturday.
    States across the country have tightened restrictions on social gatherings and travel and experts have warned that small indoor gatherings are driving an uptick in COVID-19 cases across the country.
    While some airports appear to...
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  • People are waiting on long lines for coronavirus tests ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday

    People are waiting on long lines for coronavirus tests ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

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    As the Thanksgiving holiday nears, people all over the country are waiting in lengthy lines to get tested for the coronavirus.
    Normally, millions of Americans travel and gather with their extended family members and friends. But this year, health officials are urging citizens to do the opposite and avoid large gatherings.
    Coronavirus cases have been surging in recent weeks across the US, and demand for tests has spiked as many Americans still plan to gather for the holiday.
    In an effort to limit movement and curb the spread of the virus, multiple states have enacted...
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