The latest coronavirus headlines

Ohio has had 1,120,922 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported July 23. Read more

Columbus City Schools will require students, staff and visitors to wear masks in school and … Read more

The state's COVID-19 case rate increased for the second week in a row, the Ohio Department o… Read more

Reports of athletes, lawmakers and others getting the coronavirus despite vaccination may so… Read more

The current Miss Universe, Mexico’s Andrea Meza, will crown her successor at the end of the pageant.

The post 70th Miss Universe contest set for resort city of Eilat appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

Ohio has had 1,119,298 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported July 21. Read more

Research from the Hebrew University points to some promising channel blockers that could be studied as antiviral treatments for SARS-CoV-2.

The post Several existing drugs may be effective against COVID-19 appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

Ohio has had 1,118,513 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported July 20. Read more

Ohio has had 1,117,769 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported July 19. Read more

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PARIS (AP) — A French Holocaust survivor has denounced anti-vaccination protesters comparing… Read more

Ohio schools will soon be barred from mandating that students be vaccinated against COVID-19. A Republican state lawmaker wants to also prohibit schools from mandating students and others wear face masks. Read more

Ohio has had 1,117,109 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported July 18. Read more

The plan, which has yet to be approved by the coronavirus cabinet, is set to take effect on July 21 • “If we do not do this, there will be unauthorized weddings without oversight,” says Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett.

The post Israel to launch ‘happy badge’ program for weddings and large events appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

Ohio has had 1,116,322 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported July 16. Read more

COLUMBUS — Cleveland State University said Thursday it will continue to require that student… Read more

As the COVID-19 curve in the U.S. continues to trend upward after months of decline, Ohio's … Read more

As the U.S. sees a rise in COVID-19 cases driven in large part by the fast-spreading delta v… Read more

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COLUMBUS — Public schools and colleges in Ohio would be prohibited from requiring individual… Read more

Under the new plan, those required to enter isolation will now be able to exit after the seventh day, conditional on a negative PCR test.

The post Israel approves cutting COVID quarantine period in half appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

Ohio has had 1,114,835 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported July 13. Read more

Israel’s health providers begin giving immunocompromised adults a third dose of the vaccine.

The post Israel becomes world’s first country to administer COVID booster appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

AIPAC president Betsy Berns Korn announced the decision in a letter, writing that the top priority was the health and safety of attendees.

The post AIPAC cancels in-person conference for second year due to COVID concerns appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

Ohio has had 1,114,491 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported July 12. Read more

“With this agreement, we will be able to complete the development of the vaccine and enable Israel to produce vaccines independently,” said Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz.

The post Israel signs MoU with pharma company to commercialize COVID-19 vaccine appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

Ohio has had 1,114,267 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported July 11. Read more

Gallery Players, the theater troupe of the Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus, will… Read more

By many accounts, business in Bexley is coming back. After a tumultuous 18 months because of… Read more

Ohio has had 1,113,737 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported July 9. Read more

Pfizer is about to seek U.S. authorization for a third dose of its COVID-19 vaccine, saying … Read more

Ohio has had 1,113,383 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported July 8. Read more

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