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FDA approves first drug to treat smallpox in case of terror attack

2 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

U.S. regulators Friday approved the first treatment for smallpox - a deadly disease that was wiped out four decades ago - in case the virus is used in a terror attack. Smallpox, which is highly contagious, was eradicated worldwide by 1980 after a huge vaccination campaign. But people born since then haven't been vaccinated, and...
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FDA approves first drug to treat smallpox

FDA approves first drug to treat smallpox

2 monthes ago   |   By KETV

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Friday its approval of the first drug to treat smallpox.
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Kavanaugh nomination vote rescheduled for Friday morning

Kavanaugh nomination vote rescheduled for Friday morning

The Senate Judiciary Committee has tentatively scheduled a vote on the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh for Friday morning. Committee chairman Sen. Chuck Grassley said on Tuesday... Read more ...

Judge sentences Bill Cosby to 3 to 10 years, rules him a ‘sexually violent...

Judge sentences Bill Cosby to 3 to 10 years, rules him a ‘sexually violent predator'

The classification means Cosby must undergo lifetime counseling and report quarterly to authorities. Read more ...

Bill Cosby Sentenced to 3-10 Years in Prison and Designated a ‘Sexually...

Bill Cosby Sentenced to 3-10 Years in Prison and Designated a ‘Sexually Violent Predator'

Bill Cosby will serve 3-10 years in prison for drugging and sexually assaulting former Temple University employee Andrea Constand in 2004. Judge Steven T. O'Neill also... Read more ...

'I just want my baby home, please,' says mother of missing 6-year-old boy

'I just want my baby home, please,' says mother of missing 6-year-old boy

The FBI announced a $10,000 reward for information in the case. Read more ...

World leaders laugh as President Trump boasts of America's might at United...

World leaders laugh as President Trump boasts of America's might at United Nations

Audience members chuckled in response to the president's accomplishment claims. Read more ...

​Authorities using parents' voices in search for 6-year-old boy who vanished...

​Authorities using parents' voices in search for 6-year-old boy who vanished at park

A massive search is underway in North Carolina, where a 6-year-old boy with autism vanished Saturday after going to a park with his dad. Read more ...

A fridge stocked full of blood and other things you might not know about the...

A fridge stocked full of blood and other things you might not know about the president's limo

Many aspects of the $1.5 million, state-of-the-art limo are kept secret, but the vehicle has many unique features. Read more ...

Woman says boyfriend pressed her to 'produce a baby'

Woman says boyfriend pressed her to 'produce a baby'

A woman convicted of killing her pregnant neighbor that her boyfriend had pressured her to "produce a baby" after figuring out she had lied about being pregnant. Read more ...

Michael Kors buys Versace for $2.2 billion

Michael Kors buys Versace for $2.2 billion

US fashion label Michael Kors has agreed to buy Versace in a deal valuing the revered designer at $2.2 billion, the companies said on Tuesday, making it the latest Italian... Read more ...

Judge sentences Bill Cosby to 3 to 10 years, rules him a ‘sexually violent...

Judge sentences Bill Cosby to 3 to 10 years, rules him a ‘sexually violent predator'

“It is time for justice. Mr. Cosby, this has all circled back to you. The time has come,” Montgomery County Judge Steven O'Neill said. Read more ...