Covid cases surge in South Africa where Omicron variant emerged - BBC News

Covid cases surge in South Africa where Omicron variant emerged – BBC News

South Africa which recorded some of the earliest cases of Omicron is seeing a major increase in levels of the disease. In the past week the daily number of new Covid infections has risen rapidly, from less than 3,000 to…

German government says Covid vaccination may be made compulsory - BBC News

German government says Covid vaccination may be made compulsory – BBC News

Germany has announced major restrictions on anyone not vaccinated against Covid-19, banning them from all but essential shops in an attempt to fend off a fourth wave of the virus. The German Chancellor Angela Merkel said vaccines may become compulsory…

U.S. and Mexico to restart Trump-era migrant policy

U.S. and Mexico to restart Trump-era migrant policy

The Biden administration will restart the Trump-era “Remain in Mexico” policy, which mandates that migrants return to Mexico while they wait for their asylum court hearings, after a federal judge in Texas ruled that the administration terminated the policy illegally.…

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on December 2 | CBSN

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on December 2 | CBSN

President Biden is expected to announce tougher restrictions on international travel after health officials confirmed the first case of the Omicron COVID-19 variant detected in the U.S., the 15-year-old suspect in the deadly Michigan high school shooting was charged with…

White House set to announce new COVID-19 measures today after the first case of the Omicron varia…

White House set to announce new COVID-19 measures today after the first case of the Omicron varia…

The White House is expected to announce new measures Thursday after the first case of the Omicron coronavirus variant was reported in the U.S., including family vaccination clinics, extending the transit mask requirement and requiring all international travelers to test…

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on December 2 | CBSN

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on December 2 | CBSN

President Biden is expected to announce tougher restrictions on international travel after health officials confirmed the first case of the Omicron COVID-19 variant detected in the U.S., the 15-year-old suspect in the deadly Michigan high school shooting was charged with…

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on December 1 | CBSN

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on December 1 | CBSN

Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen is set to testify before a House subcommittee, President Biden is expected to speak about his administration’s efforts to address the ongoing supply chain crisis and authorities are investigating a shooting at a Michigan high school…

Economic uncertainty looms for Biden administration amid inflation, Omicron variant

Economic uncertainty looms for Biden administration amid inflation, Omicron variant

President Biden traveled to Minnesota Tuesday to highlight aspects of his $1 trillion infrastructure plan. Mr. Biden’s trip comes as concerns over the new COVID-19 variant, rising inflation and issues within the nation’s supply chain threaten to derail his overall…

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on November 30 | CBSN

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on November 30 | CBSN

Health officials share updates on the Omicron COVID-19 variant, President Biden delivers remarks on the new bipartisan infrastructure law in Minnesota and Congress faces looming deadlines to pass Biden’s social spending bill, avoid a government shutdown and raise the debt…

Iran nuclear deal talks resume in Vienna

Iran nuclear deal talks resume in Vienna

Talks to salvage the Iran nuclear deal resume in Vienna after a five-month hiatus. Kelsey Davenport, the director for nonproliferation policy at the Arms Control Association, joins CBSN’s Tanya Rivero with more. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news…