National Headlines

An operation to supply billions of coronavirus vaccine doses to poorer countries has started. But as rich countries buy most of the available supply, stark inequalities remain. [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: New York Times – World
A huge study in Israel found that the vaccine reduced symptomatic cases by 94 percent a week after the second dose, and reduced severe disease by 92 percent. [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: New York Times – World
It’s one thing to test a vaccine, and another to see it in action in the real world. More than two months after the first vaccines were authorized in the U.K. and U.S., strong data have emerged showing that the shots are doing what they are supposed to do: protect [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: Time
On Feb. 24, Massachusetts-based biotech Moderna announced that has shipped a new version of its already-authorized COVID-19 vaccine to testing sites. The new vaccine is one aspect of a three-part strategy the company is taking to address new viral mutations that make the virus more infectious. They plan to test [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: Time
Nothing is off limits for TV in this age of overabundant content, but I still never thought I’d live to hear Punky Brewster crack bikini-wax jokes. Alas, it happens roughly five minutes into the pilot episode of Peacock’s Punky Brewster, a revival of the beloved mid-1980s kids’ show that hits [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: Time
A student said she was racially profiled while eating in a college dorm. An investigation found no evidence of bias. But the incident will not fade away. [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: New York Times – US
The global vaccine sharing program kicks off. [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: New York Times – World
State Department officials overseas expressed anger and disappointment that diplomats in Washington were being vaccinated before those in more perilous posts. [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: New York Times – World
Scuba divers are working to retrieve coffins from the sea, but many more are buried under the debris of the landslide. [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: New York Times – World
The vote on President Biden’s nominee to head the Interior Department could come down to party lines. [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: New York Times – US
While top-tier colleges are dealing with surges in applications, lesser known ones have seen sharp declines. [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: New York Times – US
Former Nissan Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa has told a Japanese court he believed the compensation for his predecessor Carlos Ghosn was too low “by international standards,” and so he supported the plans for his retirement pay [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: Washington Post World
Through new lesson plans and expensive publishing projects, the government hopes to teach future generations a curated lesson about Hong Kong’s past. [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: New York Times – World
In North Philadelphia, a family gathered for a last day with “The Best Mom Ever.” [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: New York Times – US
President Biden’s nominee to lead the Office of Management and Budget has been in jeopardy since last week. [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: New York Times – US
(ACCRA, Ghana) — Ghana received the world’s first delivery of coronavirus vaccines from the United Nations-backed COVAX initiative on Wednesday—the long-awaited start for a program that has thus far fallen short of hopes that it would ensure shots were given quickly to the world’s most vulnerable people. The arrival of 600,000 [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: Time
(WASHINGTON) — Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose vaccine protects against COVID-19, according to an analysis by U.S. regulators Wednesday that sets the stage for a final decision on a new and easier-to-use shot to help tame the pandemic. The Food and Drug Administration’s scientists confirmed that overall the vaccine is about 66% [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: Time
“I am scheduled for the vaccine this morning at 10:45am,” wrote Christy Lewis, who has an autoimmune disease. “You need this much more than I do." [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: Washington Post National
(DENVER) — The Federal Aviation Administration on Tuesday ordered airlines in the United States to ground planes with the type of engine that blew apart after takeoff from Denver this past weekend until they can be inspected for stress cracks. The FAA’s order applies to U.S. operators of airplanes equipped with [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
Source: Time

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