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News Wrap: Biden administration declares monkeypox a public health emergency

News Wrap: Biden administration declares monkeypox a public health emergency
In our news wrap Thursday, the Biden administration declared a public health emergency over monkeypox as the number of U.S. cases passed 6,600, President Biden tests positive for COVID for a sixth consecutive day, China retaliates in a dispute over Taiwan, Puerto Rico's former governor was arrested in a federal corruption case, and Taliban officials deny knowing al-Qaida's leader was in Kabul.

News Wrap: Biden administration declares monkeypox a public health emergencyAug 4, 2022 6:55 PM EDT Audio In our news wrap Thursday, the Biden administration declared a public health emergency over monkeypox as the number of U.cases passed 6,600, President Biden tests positive for COVID for a sixth consecutive day, China retaliates in a dispute over Taiwan, Puerto Rico's former governor was arrested in a federal corruption case, and Taliban officials deny knowing al-Qaida's leader was in Kabul.

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