*** VIRUS NEWS FROM WEDNESDAY ***
Associated Press: Health officials around the U.S. let COVID-infected staff stay on the job [Ed. note: This after 700 Mayo Clinic health care workers were fired for being unvaxxed.]
The Washington Post via MSN: Omicron will infect ‘just about everybody,’ Fauci says
WBUR radio, NPR Boston: ‘Unambiguously good news’: Sharp decline in COVID wastewater levels in Boston area
WNBC-4 TV New York: NY Positivity Dips Again, Severe Case Growth Slows; 99% of US Now High Transmission Zones – Omicron variant symptoms are milder than those associated with prior COVID strains, but hospitalizations are still rising. The CDC said Wednesday more than 99% of all U.S. counties are considered high transmission areas
The Defender: DOD Can’t Block Discovery of Evidence in Military Vaccine Mandate Trial, Judge Rules – The ruling could lead to the discovery of evidence of wrongdoing by the federal government and military, including records showing the military violated U.S. Department of Defense official policy by requiring the administration of an Emergency Use Authorization vaccine.