MDH: 7 new COVID-19 deaths, 810 new cases, over 4.6M vaccines administered


MAP: Data for K-12 schools by COVID-19 case rate

MDH: 8 new COVID-19 deaths, 1,321 new cases, over 2.1M have completed vaccine series

As India surges, Bangladesh lacks jabs, faces virus variants
Shoppers crowd at a marketplace in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Friday, May 7, 2021. India's surge in coronavirus cases is having a dangerous effect on neighboring Bangladesh. Health experts warn of imminent vaccine shortages just as the country should be stepping up its vaccination drive, and as more contagious virus variants are beginning to be detected.

EU agrees potential 1.8 billion-dose purchase of Pfizer jab
In this Friday, April 23, 2021 file photo, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen makes a statement during an official visit to the Pfizer pharmaceutical company in Puurs, Belgium. The European Union has cemented its support for Pfizer-BioNTech and its novel COVID-19 vaccine technology by agreeing to a massive contract extension for a potential 1.8 billion doses through 2023. EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen tweeted that her office “has just approved a contract for a guaranteed 900 million doses (+900 million options).”

KSTP/SurveyUSA poll: Majority of Minnesotans refusing vaccines are Republicans
In this Jan. 21, 2021 file photo a medical staff member prepares the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at Tudor Ranch in Mecca, Calif. With vaccination against COVID-19 in full swing, social platforms like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter say they’ve stepped up their fight against misinformation that aims to undermine trust in the vaccines.

FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2021, file photo, scripps health official draws from a vile of the COVID-19 vaccine prior to administering it at their new drive-thru vaccination site at the Del Mar Fairgrounds in Del Mar, Calif. Executives from the major COVID-19 vaccine producers are set Tuesday, Feb. 23, to answer questions from Congress about expanding the supply of shots needed to curb the pandemic that has killed more than 500,000 Americans.

People who get vaccinated out-of-state unlikely to affect Minnesota's count


Minnesota launches walk-in COVID-19 vaccinations at state vaccine sites

Minnesota launches walk-in COVID-19 vaccinations at state vaccine sites


In this May 6, 2020 file photo, the Statue of Liberty is visible above refrigerator trucks intended for storing corpses that are staged in a lot at the 39th Street pier, in the Brooklyn borough of New York. New York City is still using refrigerated trucks to store bodies of coronavirus victims, more than a year after they were first set up as temporary morgues as deaths surged at at the height of the pandemic.

NYC still storing COVID-19 victims in refrigerated trucks


MDH: 12 new COVID-19 deaths, 1,453 new cases
UK to offer under-40s alternative to AstraZeneca shot
Pfizer seeks full FDA approval for COVID-19 vaccine
India cases hit new record as calls grow for strict lockdown
Osterholm: Minnesota has 'long way to go' before reaching 70% vaccination goal

Osterholm: Minnesota has 'long way to go' before reaching 70% vaccination goal


Restaurant, event venue owners rejoice as Minnesota dials back COVID restrictions
Study: Residents left big metros during pandemic for family
MDH reports 13 new COVID-19 deaths, 1,661 new cases
COVID-19 in Wisconsin: 14 new deaths, 667 new cases

Pfizer to donate vaccines for Olympic athletes

Can COVID-19 vaccines affect my period?

India hits another grim virus record as oxygen demand jumps

Walz plan to end most COVID restrictions by end of May, mask mandate by July 1


A year after lockdowns, uncertainty, Walz set to give timeline for ending COVID-19 restrictions


Over 2M Minnesotans have completed COVID-19 vaccine series; 17 new deaths reported


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As cases grow, India's vaccination campaign falters

Relatives stand near the funeral pyre of their loved one who died due to COVID-19 at a cremation ground in Prayagraj, India, Saturday, May 8, 2021.

Long-haul carrier Emirates to ship aid for free into India

A forklift driver loads material for temporary shelters to be sent to India, at the UNHCR warehouses, part of the International Humanitarian City, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, May 9, 2021.

China says most rocket debris burned up during reentry

In this April 29, 2021, file photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, a Long March 5B rocket carrying a module for a Chinese space station lifts off from the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in Wenchang in southern China's Hainan Province.

US Navy seizes weapons in Arabian Sea likely bound for Yemen

Weapons that the U.S. Navy described as coming from a hidden arms shipment aboard a stateless dhow are seen aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey on Saturday, May 8, 2021.

Death toll soars to 50 in school bombing in Afghan capital

A man cries over the body of a victim of deadly bombings on Saturday near a school, at a cemetery west of Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, May 9, 2021.

Bomb kills at least 30 near girls' school in Afghan capital

Afghan school students are treated at a hospital after a bomb explosion near a school in west of Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, May 8, 2021. A bomb exploded near a school in west Kabul on Saturday, killing several, many them young students, Afghan government spokesmen said.

PHOTOS: Reaction to verdict reached in Derek Chauvin trial

A demonstrator places flowers at a memorial as supporters gather outside Cup Foods on Tuesday, April 20, 2021, in Minneapolis, after the murder conviction of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd.

PHOTOS: Prince Philip through the years

FILE - In this Wednesday, May 15, 1991 file photo, Britain's Prince Phillip squints as he looks through the sight of a TOW missile launcher on at the Quantico Marine Base in Virginia. Buckingham Palace officials say Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died, it was announced on Friday, April 9, 2021. He was 99. Philip spent a month in hospital earlier this year before being released on March 16 to return to Windsor Castle. Philip, also known as the Duke of Edinburgh, married Elizabeth in 1947 and was the longest-serving consort in British history.

Floyd family, attorney respond to federal civil rights charges against 4 former officers

Floyd family, attorney respond to federal civil rights charges against 4 former officers

Shelter for cats finds new home in North St. Paul

Shelter for cats finds new home in North St. Paul

INTERVIEW: VP Harris talks about presidential address to Congress

INTERVIEW: VP Harris talks about presidential address to Congress