1,000 U.S. Hospitals Are ‘Critically’ Short On Staff — And More Expect To Be Soon

A health care worker treats a COVID-19 patient at the ICU at United Memorial Medical Center in Houston, Texas. Twenty-two percent of hospitals in Texas reported critical staffing shortages this week in new federal data. Go Nakamura/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Go Nakamura/Getty Images …

Australian State Cuts COVID Lockdown Short, Saying Man Lied To Contact Tracers

South Australian Premier Steven Marshall announces restrictions being eased in South Australia after a lie the discovery that a man misled contact tracers. Kelly Barnes/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Kelly Barnes/Getty Images South Australian Premier Steven Marshall announces restrictions being eased in South Australia …