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1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Good afternoon. Here are the top stories so far today. For more daily and weekly briefings, sign up for our newsletters here. What happened today: FDA panel backs J&J booster shot. About 15 million people in the US have received the J&J single-dose vaccine, and Friday's recommendation clears a path for the agency to potentially authorize an extra dose. Unlike the Pfizer and Moderna booster shots, the FDA committee recommended all J&J recipients be offered a booster, regardless of age or risk of severe disease. Capitol officer accused of aiding rioter. A Capitol Police officer is accused of...
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China Calls on ‘Little Inoculated Warriors' in Its War on Covid-19

The country regards children as crucial in its quest for herd immunity, but some parents, worried about the vaccines' safety, are pushing back. Read more ...

Palestine hoping for economic, tourism revival through Expo 2020

Pavilion organisers hope visitors see a ‘positive image' of Palestine while promoting economic and tourism opportunities Read more ...

China's government is stepping in to help Evergrande deal with its debt, as...

Evergrande said on Friday there was "no guarantee" it would have enough funds to meet debt repayments. The 8 p.m. announcement triggered a coordinated response from various... Read more ...

Fox Business Host Targets Lara Logan Over Nazi Comparison: 'ENOUGH'

Fox Business Host Targets Lara Logan Over Nazi Comparison: 'ENOUGH'

Liz Claman tweeted details about Josef Mengele's evil history, saying "facts need to be stated." Read more ...

Editorial: Dumping college entrance exams a big mistake

The SAT and ACT college admission exams are riddled with problems in their current form. Though they can be helpful predictors of whether students will succeed in college, they... Read more ...

AGOA Rests On Ethiopian Life Support - As Retailers Flee And China Rushes In

The United States announced a plan to remove Ethiopia from the African Growth and Opportunity Act as shock waves quickly rolled through the U.S. apparel and footwear industries. Read more ...

Who's To Say Tampa Bay Buccaneers Quarterback Tom Brady Will Ever Retire?

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady showed Sunday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta why he might continue as the NFL's Peter Pan forever. What he is doing so far this... Read more ...

3D-printed suicide capsules are now legal in Switzerland

Dutch designer Alexander Bannink explains how the "Sarco" euthanasia pod works as a woman experiences sitting in the device by wearing virtual reality glasses, on April 14... Read more ...

Soil Degradation Is Undermining Food Security In The Caribbean

Curbing soil degradation is critical to the food security and ecological sustainability of the Caribbean- yet unsustainable land management practices, coupled with the... Read more ...

China is rapidly becoming a 'tremendous threat' in the solar system, says US...

US Air Force Space Command Vice Commander Lt. Gen. David Thompson testifies before the Senate Aviation and Space Subcommittee in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol... Read more ...