VP Harris appeals to Americans to take COVID vaccine in NBA All-Star appearance

(Reuters) - Vice President Kamala Harris on Sunday appeared ahead of the NBA All-Star Game and appealed for Americans to take COVID-19 vaccines, as President Joe Biden's administration seeks to counter vaccine hesitancy among African Americans. "I'm urging everyone to get the vaccine when it is your turn. I've taken the vaccine," said Harris, the first Black American to serve as vice president, in clips from a conversation with actor and producer Michael B. Jordan broadcast ahead of the game. "It's about understanding that it's bigger than you. It really is an extension of love thy neighbor an...