Covid 19 pandemic

'If someone received J&J shot, can they get Pfizer booster?' Dr. Murphy answers viewer COVID-19 questions 4/16

'If someone received J&J shot, can they get Pfizer booster?' Dr. Murphy answers viewer COVID-19 questions 4/16

5 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

Dr. Robert Murphy is a professor of infectious disease at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine and is the executive director for The Institute for Global...
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J&J asked Pfizer and Moderna to help study blood-clot risks but they declined, report says

7 minutes ago   |   CNBC   |   2 articles

J&J asked Covid vaccine rivals Pfizer and Moderna to join a study looking into the potential risk of blood clots, the Wall Street Journal reported.
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Dr. Scott Gottlieb explains why he believes Covid won't be eradicated in U.S. like smallpox

7 minutes ago   |   CNBC

Americans do not "seem to be prepared" to do what's necessary to stamp out Covid, former FDA chief Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC.
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Save Moondog's concert raises over $55,000 for Blawnox club

Save Moondog's concert raises over $55,000 for Blawnox club

21 minutes ago   |   Post Gazette

The virtual benefit, which ran from March 24-26, raised $55,432 for the blues club, which has been closed since the pandemic began in March 2020.
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The future of hybrid remote work is here - and 3 startups that have raised hundreds of millions in venture capital stand to benefit greatly

The future of hybrid remote work is here - and 3 startups that have raised hundreds of millions in venture capital stand to benefit greatly

25 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement As the pandemic continues to drastically change the way people work and travel, a number of travel-tech companies catering to this new normal also stand...
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Most COVID-19 ICU patients in Brazil are now under 40 years old. Experts think the spread of a variant is to blame

Most COVID-19 ICU patients in Brazil are now under 40 years old. Experts think the spread of a variant is to blame

25 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Most of Brazil's COVID-19 patients in ICUs last week were under 40, the country's Association of Intensive Care Medicine said. And while it's not...
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Summer camps seeing fewer kids sign up under COVID-19

Summer camps seeing fewer kids sign up under COVID-19

33 minutes ago   |   WRAL

Many towns in North Carolina hope to hold summer camps this year, but in Garner, town officials are noticing not as many parents are signing their kids up.
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Pfizer CEO says annual COVID-19 vaccines may be necessary

37 minutes ago   |   ABC

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla says residents will likely need a COVID-19 vaccine booster shot within 12 months of getting fully vaccinated.
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Retail spending boom spurs Q1 volume recovery for Bank of America, Citi, and Wells Fargo

Retail spending boom spurs Q1 volume recovery for Bank of America, Citi, and Wells Fargo

41 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Bank of America, Citi, and Wells Fargo recently reported Q1 earnings while the US government released more data indicating a strong economic recovery is...
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‘Highly probable' EU won't renew AstraZeneca or J&J Covid-19 vaccine contract, French minister says

‘Highly probable' EU won't renew AstraZeneca or J&J Covid-19 vaccine contract, French minister says

43 minutes ago   |   RT

France's minister for industry has said she thinks it will be highly unlikely that the EU will seek new contracts with AstraZeneca and J&J for their Covid vaccines, but says...
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Facing backlash, Simon & Schuster won't distribute book by officer involved...

Facing backlash, Simon & Schuster won't distribute book by officer involved in Breonna Taylor's death

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FedEx reportedly examining cellphone policy after Indianapolis shooting

FedEx reportedly examining cellphone policy after Indianapolis shooting

FedEx is reportedly examining a policy barring workers from carrying their cellphones on the job after a deadly mass shooting at one of the company's Indianapolis facilities... Read more ...

Iran successfully produces 60%-enriched uranium days after ‘act of sabotage'...

Iran successfully produces 60%-enriched uranium days after ‘act of sabotage' at Natanz nuclear facility

Iran has produced 60%-enriched uranium at its Natanz nuclear facility, country's senior officials have said. The facility was hit by an “act of sabotage” that Tehran blamed on... Read more ...

Iran has successfully produced 60% enriched uranium, top politician says...

Iran has successfully produced 60% enriched uranium, top politician says - its highest level ever

Summary List Placement The speaker of Iran's parliament said the country had successfully enriched uranium to its highest level yet. Mohammad Qalibaf tweeted on Friday morning... Read more ...

Paul Pogba reignites feud with Jose Mourinho, accuses former Man Utd boss of...

Paul Pogba reignites feud with Jose Mourinho, accuses former Man Utd boss of treating players ‘like they don't exist'

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has reopened his rift with Jose Mourinho, laying into his former manager by claiming he “goes against” players and treats them "like... Read more ...

Nearly 1,300 COVID-19 cases reported in Massachusetts students, staff

Nearly 1,300 COVID-19 cases reported in Massachusetts students, staff

Massachusetts schools are seeing a spike in COVID-19 cases in students and staff. Read more ...

9 Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Activists Sentenced For 2019 Protests

9 Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Activists Sentenced For 2019 Protests

Nine activists and lawmakers were sentenced to prison terms Friday for their participation in the 2019 anti-government protests. Read more ...

8 dead in shooting at FedEx facility in Indianapolis: police

8 dead in shooting at FedEx facility in Indianapolis: police

INDIANAPOLIS - Eight people were shot and killed in a late-night shooting at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis, and the shooter killed himself, police said. Several other people... Read more ...

Why are Jake Paul and Ben Askren fighting? A callout lured ex-MMA champion...

Why are Jake Paul and Ben Askren fighting? A callout lured ex-MMA champion out of retirement

How did a YouTube superstar and a former MMA world champion end up headlining a boxing pay-per-view? Read more ...

Buckingham Palace announces guest list for Prince Philip's funeral

Buckingham Palace announces guest list for Prince Philip's funeral

Here's the full list of who Buckingham Palace says will make up the congregation at Prince Philip's funeral service on Saturday. Read more ...