Covid 19 pandemic

Moderna, Pfizer stocks keep dropping after Biden backs sharing coronavirus vaccine patent

56 seconds ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

Vaccine stocks continue to drop after the Biden administration backed waiving intellectual property rules on the shots, but Moderna's CEO is trying to stop the bleeding, saying...
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Teen mental health continues to struggle in pandemic, returning to school tough transition

56 seconds ago   |   Boston Herald

Teen mental health has continued to suffer amid the pandemic, and going back to school in person, while a welcome sign of normalcy for some, could be daunting for others...
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After teens approved for Pfizer, Beshear will start deciding when to 'fully ease' restrictions

After teens approved for Pfizer, Beshear will start deciding when to 'fully ease' restrictions

6 minutes ago   |   WLKY

With more people calling on Gov. Andy Beshear to drop all COVID-19 restrictions - or set an exact date for when that will happen - the Democratic governor re-emphasized that...
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Northwestern University draws criticism over new athletic director hire

Northwestern University draws criticism over new athletic director hire

30 minutes ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

EVANSTON, Ill - Northwestern University is facing backlash over its pick for athletic director. The Chicago-Tribune reports the Evanston-area university announced on Monday...
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900k Covid deaths in America? Gates-backed institute claims global coronavirus toll MORE THAN DOUBLE the official number

900k Covid deaths in America? Gates-backed institute claims global coronavirus toll MORE THAN DOUBLE the official number

40 minutes ago   |   RT

An outfit whose statistical models were used to justify early Covid-19 lockdowns is now arguing that the true death toll of the pandemic is far higher than the official numbers...
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Some Illinois doctors gearing up to offer COVID-19 vaccines in their offices

42 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Some medical practices are hoping to soon offer COVID-19 vaccines in their offices, following Gov. J.B. Pritzker's announcement Thursday that private doctors' offices can now...
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Orange County to close COVID-19 mass vaccine sites due to lack of demand

46 minutes ago   |   ABC

Orange County officials announced they will shut down the county's mass COVID-19 vaccination sites in June due to a lack of demand for inoculations.
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Opposition grows to 4th cruise ship dock in Mexico's Cozumel

50 minutes ago   |   ABC News

With tourism shattered by the pandemic, critics say yet another cruise ship dock is the last thing that Mexico's Caribbean island of Cozumel needs
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Kansas seeks 9% of allowed vaccine doses, ponders COVID laws

Kansas seeks 9% of allowed vaccine doses, ponders COVID laws

1 hour ago   |   KMBC

Some Kansas counties have been turning down vaccine doses as demand has waned
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Parents push Mass. officials to reconsider mask mandates for children

Parents push Mass. officials to reconsider mask mandates for children

1 hour ago   |   WCVB

A group of approximately 5,000 Massachusetts parents are requesting the state immediately re-evaluate COVID-19 restrictions currently in place on children.
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DHS Mayorkas: We're reuniting whole families, not just parents, with border kids

DHS Mayorkas: We're reuniting whole families, not just parents, with border kids

The Biden administration is working to reunite entire families with kids separated from them at the U.S.-Mexico border under the Trump administration - including siblings and... Read more ...

Twitter begins testing its new Tip Jar feature to directly pay other users

Twitter begins testing its new Tip Jar feature to directly pay other users

You'll soon be able to tip your favorite tweeters. What you need to know Twitter is starting to test its new Tip Jar feature. The feature allows you to leave a tip for your... Read more ...

Police & FBI respond to hostage situation at Wells Fargo bank in Minnesota

Police & FBI respond to hostage situation at Wells Fargo bank in Minnesota

A Wells Fargo spokesperson just confirmed with me that there are hostages inside the St. Cloud bank - Anna Haecherl May 6, 2021 WATCH LIVE - Chopper 5 is above the scene where... Read more ...

Hogan announces imitative to support youth dealing with mental health...

Hogan announces imitative to support youth dealing with mental health effects of COVID-19

Gov. Larry Hogan announced Thursday his program to help Maryland school children with the mental health effects of COVID-19. Read more ...

Josh Duggar released on bail after ‘worst of the worst' child porn allegation

Josh Duggar released on bail after ‘worst of the worst' child porn allegation

Former reality TV star Josh Duggar was released from an Arkansas jail on Thursday as he awaits trial on federal charges that he downloaded and kept a trove of sick child porn... Read more ...

55-year-old worker killed when wall collapses

55-year-old worker killed when wall collapses

A worker died after a wall collapsed Thursday at a home under construction in Newton. Read more ...

Altuve's birthday HR answers boos, Astros top Torres, Yanks

Altuve's birthday HR answers boos, Astros top Torres, Yanks

NEW YORK - José Altuve responded to jeering fans by marking his 31st birthday with a go-ahead, three-run homer off Chad Green in the eighth inning, and the Houston Astros beat... Read more ...

Video: Brawl erupts after Jake Paul steals Floyd Mayweather's cap at press event

Video: Brawl erupts after Jake Paul steals Floyd Mayweather's cap at press event

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. - Jake Paul has done a lot of annoying mixed martial arts fighters on social media since he knocked out Ben Askren. But when he annoyed one of the greatest... Read more ...

Indianapolis signs 5 draft picks, 5 undrafted free agents

Indianapolis signs 5 draft picks, 5 undrafted free agents

INDIANAPOLIS - The Indianapolis Colts today signed five of draft picks, including their first-rounder, Michigan defensive end Kwity Paye. Read more ...

Get the Facts on the Vax: Submit your vaccine questions for a doctor

Get the Facts on the Vax: Submit your vaccine questions for a doctor

Have a question about the COVID-19 vaccine? We'll take your question straight to the experts. Read more ...