Vaccine

Pfizer to offer low-cost medicines, vaccines to poor nations

1 day ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

Pfizer says it will provide nearly two dozen products at not-for-profit prices in 45 of the world's poorest countries.
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1 Of 5 With Covid May Develop Long Covid, CDC Finds-Though Vaccination May Offer Some Protection, Study Suggests

1 day ago   |   Forbes

A study conducted by researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis found vaccines were effective at preventing some of the most debilitating symptoms of...
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US Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene sails to easy win in Georgia's GOP primary

US Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene sails to easy win in Georgia's GOP primary

1 day ago   |   WGN TV

A defiant U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene easily defeated five fellow Republicans on Tuesday in a primary race that showed her conservative Georgia constituents standing...
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The Anti-Vaccine Movement's New Frontier

1 day ago   |   NY Times

A wave of parents has been radicalized by Covid-era misinformation to reject ordinary childhood immunizations - with potentially lethal consequences.
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Kids aren't skipping just COVID vaccines in Maryland. Meanwhile, measles and other threats loom

1 day ago   |   Baltimore Sun

Public health officials in Maryland are concerned that measles vaccinations have dropped as global cases have risen.
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Now is the Time to Address the Global Health Equity Gap

1 day ago   |   Time

While the world has been preoccupied with COVID-19, deaths from non-communicable diseases continue to impact poor nations at an alarming rate. Each year around the world, more...
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Luis Robert goes on the COVID injured list, and the center fielder might miss the entire Chicago White Sox homestand

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

Chicago White Sox center fielder Luis Robert could be out for the entire five-game homestand after being placed on the COVID-19-related injured list Tuesday. “Unfortunately, he...
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What Vaccine Apartheid Portends for the Climate Future

2 days ago   |   NY Times

Gestures of good will and concern from developed countries can hide nationalism so pointed that it amounts to something like sadism.
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Boston-area COVID wastewater data drops: A ‘very positive change' as virus cases decline 21%

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

The closely watched Boston-area COVID wastewater tracker has revealed a “very positive change” in recent days as virus sewage data started to take a downward turn. Meanwhile...
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Sweden recommends 5th COVID vaccine shot for those who are pregnant, over 65 or immune-compromised

2 days ago   |   NY Daily News

Sweden is bracing itself for a fall-winter coronavirus surge by recommending anyone who is pregnant or over age 65 get a fifth COVID vaccine shot.
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Lease terms for California offshore wind projects released

Lease terms for California offshore wind projects released

The Biden administration is advancing plans for offshore wind projects that would place hundreds of turbines in California's coastal waters. Read more ...

The Quad Looks West

The Quad Looks West

At a leaders' meeting in Tokyo, the group widened its strategic focus to include the Indian Ocean region. Read more ...

'She was going to shoot up the school': Clerk calls police after Clermont...

'She was going to shoot up the school': Clerk calls police after Clermont County mother makes threats

A mother of three was arrested after a gas station manager called 911 reporting a threat to Clermont County schools. Read more ...

Harris County Medical Examiner looking to find family of man whose body was...

Randall David Craig's body was found in April inside an abandoned building. Now, the medical examiner's office is asking for help in finding his family. Read more ...

MPD's New 3rd Precinct Inspector Working To Rebuild Trust: ‘We Need The...

MINNEAPOLIS - A renewed sense of cooperation is spreading in the area of Minneapolis hardest hit during the uprising following the murder of George Floyd. The Third Precinct is... Read more ...

Injuries reported after freight train derails, cars plummet into Allegheny...

Injuries reported after freight train derails, cars plummet into Allegheny River near Pittsburgh

The impact derailed 17 cars, knocking some of them into Little Deer Creek near where it merges with the mighty Allegheny. Read more ...

Angels vs. Blue Jays odds, picks: Clear reason to back the home team

Angels vs. Blue Jays odds, picks: Clear reason to back the home team

These two bets in the first matchup between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Los Angeles Angels are strong options on tonight's slate. Read more ...

Advocates discuss mental health stigma associated with shootings

Advocates discuss mental health stigma associated with shootings

NAMI Iowa shares a perspective many could resonate with following the mass shooting in Uvalde, Texas: Getting a shooter's motive confused with mental illness can be harmful and... Read more ...

Ticker: Housekeepers struggle as US hotels ditch daily room cleaning

After guests checked out of a corner room at the Hilton Hawaiian Village resort on Waikiki beach, housekeeper Luz Espejo collected enough trash, some strewn under beds, to... Read more ...

Boston man arraigned on charges he groped 4-year-old boy at MBTA station

A 66-year-old Allston man is accused of groping a 4-year-old boy at the Park Street MBTA station, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office. George Francois... Read more ...