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New York City Pitches Vaccines as Tourism Benefit: Virus Update

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New York City is in talks to offer free vaccines to visitors as a way to spur tourism, Mayor Bill de Blasio said. Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE can make as many as 3 billion doses of their vaccine this year, more than double what the partners predicted six months ago.

Los Angeles eased limits on theme parks, bars and gyms as it moves to the state’s least restrictive tier. Minnesota’s governor said he envisions “a summer where just the simple pleasures will be back.”