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A cyclone in India's western states has complicated efforts to slow down the COVID-19 spread as cases surpass 25 million

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People wade through a flooded street due to heavy rain caused by cyclone 'Tauktae' in Mumbai on May 17, 2021.
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India recorded its deadliest day of the pandemic with 4,329 deaths on Tuesday.
The grim milestone comes as the parts of the country were hit with the strongest cyclone on record.
Experts are worried the evacuation of thousands as a result of the storm will cause a rise in cases.
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Ohio administered the most vaccines in weeks 2 days after it announced a $1 million vaccine lottery

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An Ohio resident receives a COVID-19 vaccine in March 2021.
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Ohio vaccinated more people in a single day than in three weeks after announcing a major incentive.
Gov. Mike DeWine on May 12 said five vaccinated residents would win a $1 million lottery prize.
US states have offered incentives to encourage COVID-19 vaccinations and reach herd immunity.
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Ohio recorded more than 25,000 new vaccinations last Friday, a number not seen in three weeks. It came two days after the state announced a...
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