The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, or ACIP, met on Thursday to review data on the need for COVID-19 booster shots, and also discuss newly discovered safety concerns about Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine.
[NFA] A group of state attorneys general unveiled on Wednesday a landmark $26 billion settlement with large drug companies for allegedly fueling the deadly nationwide opioid epidemic, but some states were cool on the agreement. Colette Luke has more.
Twitter Inc on Monday said it temporarily suspended Republican U.S. Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene's account for tweets which violated the social media's misinformation policy on COVID-19. Bryan Wood reports.
U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday authorized up to $100 million from an emergency fund to meet "unexpected urgent" refugee needs stemming from the situation in Afghanistan, including for Afghan special immigration visa applicants. Colette Luke has more.
The statues of Confederate General Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson and Confederate General Robert E. Lee were taken down in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday, nearly four years after white supremacist protests over plans to remove the statue of Lee led to clashes in which a woman was killed. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.
The FBI has infiltrated a “Bible study” group in Virginia whose members discussed surveilling the US Capitol following the January 6 riot and their wish for secession from the US. Investigators closely followed one member’s plans to build and test Molotov cocktails, according to recently unsealed court records.