Science and Health

California, New York Lift COVID Restrictions

Health officials are urging Americans to get the shot to avoid the spread of more dangerous variants and get back to normal life.

California, New York Lift COVID Restrictions
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Two former COVID hot spots, California and New York, are lifting most pandemic restrictions. 

New York's Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday the state reached its goal of 70% of adults with at least one vaccine dose. Health officials are urging Americans to get the shot to avoid the spread of more dangerous variants and get back to normal life.