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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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Capitol police officers were ordered to not use most aggressive...

Capitol police officers were ordered to not use most aggressive crowd-control tactics against January 6 mob, watchdog report reveals

Summary List Placement Despite being tipped off of the January 6 riots, Capitol police officers were ordered not to use their most aggressive crowd-control tactics - like stun... Read more ...

Daunte Wright's killing is tragic proof police need massive reforms. But...

Daunte Wright's killing is tragic proof police need massive reforms. But calls for "ending policing" are unpopular and counterproductive

Summary List Placement Daunte Wright's killing in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota was captured on video , essentially through the eyes of his killer. Body cam footage shows the... Read more ...

Matt Gaetz's indicted associate Joel Greenberg has been cooperating against...

Matt Gaetz's indicted associate Joel Greenberg has been cooperating against him since last year, report says

Summary List Placement An indicted associate of Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida has been cooperating with federal investigators since last year on an "array of topics," The New York... Read more ...

Expert testifies cop was justified in pinning down George Floyd

Expert testifies cop was justified in pinning down George Floyd

MINNEAPOLIS - Former Officer Derek Chauvin was justified in pinning George Floyd to the ground because he kept struggling, a use-of-force expert testified for the defense... Read more ...

Joe Biden Aims To Withdraw U.S. Troops From Afghanistan By Sept. 11, 2021

Joe Biden Aims To Withdraw U.S. Troops From Afghanistan By Sept. 11, 2021

Like Obama and Trump, Biden promised to end America's 20-year involvement in Afghanistan. He says setting a new deadline will help him fulfill that pledge. Read more ...

FDA Reverses on Abortion Pill Access During Pandemic

FDA Reverses on Abortion Pill Access During Pandemic

Women seeking an abortion pill will not be required to visit a doctor's office or clinic during the COVID-19 pandemic, US health officials said Tuesday. It's the latest... Read more ...

Biden picks up a toy and consoles the family of fallen Capitol Police...

Biden picks up a toy and consoles the family of fallen Capitol Police officer Billy Evans

President Biden picks up a Capitol dome toy and hands it back to Abigail, Officer Evans' daughter pic.twitter.com/oKjyeYOijb - Kathryn Watson April 13, 2021 Summary List... Read more ...

Obama says he 'grieves' with the family of Daunte Wright, makes call to...

Obama says he 'grieves' with the family of Daunte Wright, makes call to 'reimagine policing and public safety'

Summary List Placement Former President Barack Obama on Tuesday expressed grief at the police killing of a 20-year old Black man, Daunte Wright in Minnesota, while also calling... Read more ...

Iran to enrich uranium to 60%, highest level ever

Iran to enrich uranium to 60%, highest level ever

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Iran will begin enriching uranium to 60% purity, higher than the program ever has before though still short of weapons grade, after an attack on... Read more ...

White House: J&J pause won't have 'significant impact' on vaccination pace

White House: J&J pause won't have 'significant impact' on vaccination pace

Federal health agencies' recommended pause in the use of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine won't have a “significant impact” on the Biden administration's vaccination... Read more ...