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FDA Panel Recommends Johnson & Johnson Vaccine For COVID-19

1 month ago   |   By The Huffington Post

If approved as expected by the Food and Drug Administration, this would be the third coronavirus vaccine available in the U.S. and the only one to require just one dose.
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CDC director: Now is not the time to relax COVID-19 restrictions

CDC director: Now is not the time to relax COVID-19 restrictions

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

WASHINGTON, DC - The White House COVID-19 Response Team is gearing up to send a third manufacturer's vaccine to the states as early as next week.
The FDA appeared ready to authorize the Johnson & Johnson single-dose shot during an all-day review Friday. The company said it will provide 20 million doses by the end of March and 80 million more by June.
“This is our path out,” said CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky during the team's briefing Friday.
Walensky stressed another vaccine couldn't come at a better time, following the highest peak of the pandemic in the U.S.
“Cases, hospital...
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US advisers endorse single-shot COVID-19 vaccine from J&J

US advisers endorse single-shot COVID-19 vaccine from J&J

1 month ago   |   By Post Gazette

U.S. health advisers have endorsed a one-dose COVID-19 vaccine from Johnson & Johnson that's expected to provide an easier-to-use option to fight the pandemic
 
 
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FDA panel OKs Johnson & Johnson single-dose COVID-19 vaccine

FDA panel OKs Johnson & Johnson single-dose COVID-19 vaccine

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

A panel of expert advisers to the US Food and Drug Administration on Friday recommended that the agency approve the use of Johnson & Johnson's single-dose COVID-19 vaccine - clearing a path for the shot to be rolled out across the country. The FDA is likely to authorize the vaccine within the coming days. Once...
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COVID-19 live updates: FDA committee votes to recommend Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine authorization

COVID-19 live updates: FDA committee votes to recommend Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine authorization

1 month ago   |   By ABC

U.S. health advisers endorsed a one-dose COVID-19 vaccine from Johnson & Johnson, putting the nation on the cusp of adding an easier-to-use option to fight the pandemic.
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FDA Panel Votes For Emergency Use Of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 Vaccine

FDA Panel Votes For Emergency Use Of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 Vaccine

1 month ago   |   By NPR

The Food and Drug Administration typically follows the advice of its expert advisers. A quick agency decision on the Johnson & Johnson vaccine is expected given the state of the pandemic. (Image credit: Phill Magakoe/AFP via Getty Images)
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Justice Department Sues Trump Crony Roger Stone For Alleged $2 Million In...

Justice Department Sues Trump Crony Roger Stone For Alleged $2 Million In Unpaid Taxes

Prosecutors say Stone and his wife shielded their income in a commercial entity and used funds they owed the IRS on a "lavish lifestyle" instead. Read more ...

Roger Stone sued by federal government for nearly $2 million in unpaid taxes...

Roger Stone sued by federal government for nearly $2 million in unpaid taxes and interest

Summary List Placement Former GOP strategist Roger Stone was sued Friday by the federal government for nearly $2 million in unpaid taxes, interest, and penalties. The complaint... Read more ...

Biden Keeps Trump's Cap on Refugees

Biden Keeps Trump's Cap on Refugees

President Biden on Friday signed an emergency determination to speed refugee admissions to the US, but he kept his predecessor's historically low cap of 15,000 refugees for... Read more ...

Jerry Falwell Jr.'s infamous photo with his pants unzipped was taken during...

Jerry Falwell Jr.'s infamous photo with his pants unzipped was taken during a yacht party honoring a raunchy TV show, lawsuit says

Summary List Placement A lawsuit Liberty University filed Friday against Jerry Falwell Jr., its former president, details the circumstances behind a controversial photo Falwell... Read more ...

Biden administration reverses Trump restrictions on fetal tissue research

Biden administration reverses Trump restrictions on fetal tissue research

The Biden administration on Friday moved to unwind strict Trump-era restrictions on federal-funded medical research using fetal tissue obtained by abortions , reversing... Read more ...

Liberty University Sues Jerry Falwell Jr., Seeking Millions In Damages

Liberty University Sues Jerry Falwell Jr., Seeking Millions In Damages

The complaint alleges that Falwell withheld key details about a personal scandal from the school that later became public. Read more ...

Capitol riot defendant will plead guilty, cooperate with government

Capitol riot defendant will plead guilty, cooperate with government

Jon Schaffer, a heavy metal guitarist and self-described "lifetime member" of the Oath Keepers, on Friday became the first Capitol rioter to plead guilty to charges based on... Read more ...

Biden says gun violence 'stains our character and pierces the very soul of...

Biden says gun violence 'stains our character and pierces the very soul of our nation' in response to Indianapolis mass shooting

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden said gun violence "stains our character and pierces the very soul of our nation" in a Friday statement after a gunman opened fire in... Read more ...

Report: Ted Cruz Is Done With the Mask

Report: Ted Cruz Is Done With the Mask

Ted Cruz is reportedly done with mask wearing, and CNN has jumped all over it. The network reports the Republican senator from Texas is going maskless on the floor of the... Read more ...

Biden administration investing $1.7B to better track Covid-19 variants

Biden administration investing $1.7B to better track Covid-19 variants

The Biden administration announced Friday it is spending $1.7 billion to expand the country's ability to track coronavirus variants. The money, from the last pandemic relief... Read more ...