Politic > Health

US extends expiration dates on J&J COVID vaccine to 6 months

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Federal health regulators on Wednesday again extended the expiration dates on Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine, providing health workers with six more weeks to...
Read more ...

In Louisiana, Public Health Workers Combat Vaccine Misinformation

2 days ago   |   NY Times

Facing deep mistrust stoked by rampant conspiracy theories, local health officials are fighting for influence when the only sure strategy for beating back the virus is getting...
Read more ...

What to do when the puppy eats everything

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Our family are proud owners of an 8-month-old puppy who, like most young dogs, seems to get into everything. The pup has gotten into a hair tie once, and swallowed socks twice...
Read more ...

What's the best bug repellent for kids - and how do I apply it?

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

What kind of insect repellent should I buy for my children? Warm weather means more kids are getting outside to play, hike and enjoy the fresh air with family and...
Read more ...

Mattapan vaccination clinic aims to boost lowest-in-Boston vaccination rate

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Local public health organizations hope to change Mattapan's lowest-in-the city vaccination rate with small-scale pop-up vaccination clinics throughout the neighborhood. “We...
Read more ...

French protesters reject virus passes, vaccine mandate

4 days ago   |   Star Tribune

Some 160,000 people, including far-right activists and members of France's yellow vest movement, protested Saturday across the country against a bill requiring everyone to have...
Read more ...

Howie Carr: Karen in peak form on coronavirus snitch line

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

I hope this is the last column I ever have to write about the state's Panic snitch line and the mentally ill Karens who keep calling it. Even the Karens' cult leader, Gov...
Read more ...

Beware of budget gimmicks in push for massive spending deals

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - Senators fashioning a pair of colossal bills that would deliver more than $4 trillion for infrastructure, health care, environment and other initiatives insist...
Read more ...

At the recent CPAC, attendees celebrated the failure of Biden's goal to vaccinate 70% of adults. Now top Republicans have U-turned, urging people to get their jab

At the recent CPAC, attendees celebrated the failure of Biden's goal to vaccinate 70% of adults. Now top Republicans have U-turned, urging people to get their jab

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement High-profile Republicans are switching from a previous vaccine hesitant stance and now urging Americans to get their COVID-19 vaccines, as soon as...
Read more ...

Far-right and others march against French virus rules

4 days ago   |   Star Tribune   |   3 articles

Far-right activists and members of France's yellow vest movement protested Saturday against a bill requiring everyone to have a special virus pass to enter restaurants and...
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

James Polk, Pulitzer winner for Watergate reporting, dies at 83

He worked for the old Washington Star and later for NBC and CNN. Read more ...

Opinion: Journalism is Activism and Diverse Newsrooms Know That

It isn't news that journalists have been burned by their “conformity. ” From police shootings to sexual assaults, the voices sharing the news become just as important as the... Read more ...

Groups urge state to protect last wild Atlantic salmon in US

PORTLAND, Maine - Maine is home to the last wild Atlantic salmon populations in the U.S., but a new push to protect the fish at the state level is unlikely to land them on the... Read more ...

Californians tired of doing their part during triple-digit heat

Californians tired of doing their part during triple-digit heat

SACRAMENTO - Californians are tired of turning off their appliances in the summer heat. For years, state officials have counted on residents to rescue the electric grid from... Read more ...

Thousands defy Orbán with festive Pride parade backing gay rights in Hungary

Read more ...

Chris Sale to pitch 4-5 innings in Sunday's rehab start with Double-A Portland

Chris Sale is expected to pitch four or five innings in his next rehab start with the Double-A Portland Sea Dogs on Sunday as the Red Sox left-hander continues to eye a return... Read more ...

Family of James Brown settles 15-year battle over his estate

COLUMBIA, S.C. - The family of entertainer James Brown has reached a settlement ending a 15-year battle over the late singer's estate, an attorney involved in the mediation... Read more ...

Biden faces challenges in bid to reach a bipartisan infrastructure plan

Read more ...

French protesters reject virus passes, vaccine mandate

Some 160,000 people, including far-right activists and members of France's yellow vest movement, protested Saturday across the country against a bill requiring everyone to have... Read more ...

Wildfires blasting through West draw states to lend support

Out-of-state crews headed to Montana Saturday to battle a blaze that injured five firefighters as the West struggled with a series of fires that have ravaged rural lands and... Read more ...