Northern Rockies Medical Center ambulance

Rural Hospitals Under Increasing Strain Because Of Pandemic

In many cases, these rural hospitals are the heart of a small town's economy.


0:26Lava erupts from a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, Tuesday, October 26, 2021.
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La Palma Island Braces For More Quakes As Volcano Roars On

0:26Southwest Airlines flight takes off.
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Federal Judge Upholds Southwest Airlines Vaccine Mandate

New antiviral medication
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Merck Agrees To Let Other Drug Makers Make Its COVID Pill

0:22A vial of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine
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CDC Says Some May Need Fourth mRNA Shot

8:25A helicopter drops water on the Windy Fire burning in the Trail of 100 Giants grove of Sequoia National Forest.
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Experts Are Studying Past Wildfires To Aid Future Forest Survival

1:20Vice President Kamala Harris speaks during a meeting
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White House Working On New Climate Change Strategies

0:26A medical worker administers a COVID-19 vaccine to a person at a vaccination clinic.
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Russia, Ukraine See Record Daily Deaths, Low Vaccinations

0:35An airport worker stands next to boxes of Moderna coronavirus vaccines
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Moderna To Supply Africa With Up To 110 Million COVID Vaccine Doses

0:36A couple walk along a street in Central business district in Hong Kong
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Hong Kong To Tighten COVID-19 Rules, Hopes China Reopens

4:28Syringe filled with the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.
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FDA Panel Recommends Pfizer Vaccine For Kids 5 To 11 Years Old

0:18A Norwegian cruise ship
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CDC Extends Cruise Line Health Rules Until Mid-January

7:26Smoke rises from the Feyzin Total refinery chimneys, outside Lyon, central France.
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U.N.: Greenhouse Gas Levels Hit A New Record, Cuts Fall Short

2:10Veterinarians examine an animal.
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Longer Wait Times At Animal Clinics Due To Staffing Shortages

Queen Elizabeth II
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Queen Elizabeth II Won't Visit U.N. Climate Conference In Person

0:34New York City Police Department officers.
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NYC Police Union Sues Over Mayor's COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

3:34Vials of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine
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FDA Panel To Review Pfizer Vaccine For Children

3:47A farmer

Rural Counties See Lower COVID Vaccination Rates, Higher Death Rates

Students wear masks on the first day of school in Miami.
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COVID Cases Falling, But Trouble Signs Arise As Winter Looms

2:59A woman puts on a protective mask as Moscow's metro security personnel guard the subway.
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Russia Closing All Non-Essential Business For A Week Amid COVID Spike

0:24Ed Sheeran
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Singer Ed Sheeran Tests Postive For COVID-19

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Manatee Deaths In Florida Expected To Reach At Least 1,000 This Year

0:28Scientists work to replicate Moderna COVID-19 vaccine.
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Scientists Work To Replicate Moderna Shot And End Vaccine Inequality

0:52A health department worker fills a syringe with Moderna COVID-19 vaccine
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Moderna: Vaccine Produced Strong Immune Results In Kids

0:20Gas prices at a fueling station.
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Average Price Of Gas Spikes To $3.44 Per Gallon In The U.S.

0:29Chinese residents line up for COVID-19 testing.
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China To Begin Vaccinating Children As Young As 3 Years Old

1:34Dr. Anthony Fauci
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NIH To Vanity Fair: A Nonprofit It Funded Worked With Wuhan Institute

3:40Shoppers wearing face masks walk on Oxford Street in central London.
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Scientists: It's Crucial For COVID To Move From Pandemic To Endemic

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MBS Pledges Net-Zero Carbon Emissions, Intel Report Stokes Doubts

3:49Mark Crave, left, and Pat Crave, right at Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese
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'Cow Power' Helps Dairy Farm Run On Renewable Energy

3:24Colin Sweeney, 12, gets a shot of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine
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Pfizer Says Its COVID Vaccine Is 90.7% Effective In Kids Ages 5 To 11