• Costco is keeping its vulnerable shopping hours after all, a reversal of a previous decision, as COVID-19 cases in the US mount

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Costco will offer a one-hour dedicated shopping slot for vulnerable shoppers twice a week.
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    Costco is keeping its dedicated shopping hours for vulnerable or elderly customers.
    This is a reversal of a decision announced earlier in July.
    These Costco shopping hours will be twice weekly between 9 a.m. and 10 a.m.
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    Costco went back on its decision to axe dedicated shopping hours for vulnerable or elderly customers. From July 26, these customers will be able to shop between 9 a.m. and 10 a.m. local time, twice a week, without other...
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  • A 5-year-old with COVID-19 died in an extremely rare case in Georgia

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    A Google Streetview image of T C Thompson Childrens Hospital, Tennessee.
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    A 5-year-old boy named Wyatt Gibson has died with COVID-19 in Georgia in an exceedingly rare case.
    Gibson was "nothing but pure love and the perfect overload of happiness," his mother said in tribute.
    His death comes amid a surge in cases in Georgia as the state lags behind in vaccinations.
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    A five-year-old boy in Georgia has died with COVID-19 in a vanishingly rare case. Wyatt Gibson, who died Friday, had no underlying conditions prior to getting sick...
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