Delta variant dominates new infections as Omicron strain spreads across U.S.

by 24USATVDec. 7, 2021, 1 a.m. 44
-

Health officials are reporting more than 100,00 COVID-19 cases per day for the first time since early October. According to the CDC, the Delta variant is still the main source of infections in the country despite growing concerns over the Omicron strain. CBS news correspondent Nikki Battiste reports on new measures to curb the spread of the virus. Then, Dr. Payal Patel, an infectious diseases physician at the University of Michigan Medical School, joins CBSN's Elaine Quijano with her analysis. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across all platforms. Launched in November 2014, the service is a premier destination for breaking news and original storytelling from the deep bench of CBS News correspondents and reporters. CBSN features the top stories of the day as well as deep dives into key issues facing the nation and the world. CBSN has also expanded to launch local news streaming services in major markets across the country. CBSN is currently available on CBSNews.com and the CBS News app across more than 20 platforms, as well as the Paramount+ subscription service. Subscribe to the CBS News YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/cbsnews​ Watch CBSN live: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7c​ Download the CBS News app: http://cbsn.ws/1Xb1WC8​ Follow CBS News on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cbsnews/​ Like CBS News on Facebook: http://facebook.com/cbsnews​ Follow CBS News on Twitter: http://twitter.com/cbsnews​ Subscribe to our newsletters: http://cbsn.ws/1RqHw7T​ Try Paramount+ free: https://bit.ly/2OiW1kZ For video licensing inquiries, contact: [email protected]

Tags:
-

Related Articles

NEWS

Feel Good Friday: Jamaican bobsled team

by 24USATVJan. 21, 2022, 6:50 p.m.2
NEWS

At least 17 dead after massive explosion in western Ghana

by 24USATVJan. 21, 2022, 6 p.m.2
NEWS

Eight teams battle it out in the second round of NFL playoffs

by 24USATVJan. 21, 2022, 4:50 p.m.2
NEWS

Hear from Tonga's 'Aquaman' who survived 27 hours at sea

by 24USATVJan. 21, 2022, 4:50 p.m.2
NEWS

30-year-old living in retirement village

by 24USATVJan. 21, 2022, 11:50 a.m.2
NEWS

NCAA transgender policy

by 24USATVJan. 21, 2022, 11:50 a.m.2