There are 2,424 hospitalized patients who have COVID-19 or are suspected of having it and awaiting a test, DHEC said.
COVID-19 vaccinations will be given at five sites: Pomona Fairplex, the Forum, Cal State Northridge, L.A. County Office of Education and Six Flags.
Several L.A. County prosecutors and public defenders received the COVID-19 vaccine this week, though only healthcare workers are currently eligible.
Utah's number of COVID-19 cases has increased by 2,543 on Friday, with 12 more deaths reported, according to the Utah Department of Health.
For many, January is a month to rethink how much they imbibe, whether they’re worried about heavy drinking or just looking for a reset.
The state's rate of vaccination is slower than 35 other states.
L.A. County races to vaccinate as many people as possible against the coronavirus before a strain thought to be even more contagious takes hold.
How widespread is the UK variant in the US? CDC report projects UK variant will be the predominant strain circulating in the US by March.
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The more contagious version, first identified in Britain, is expected to spread widely and lead to further strains on an already overburdened health care system....