The CDC updates the guide, saying all adults should get COVID-19 booster shots

The CDC updates the guide, saying all adults should get COVID-19 booster shots

Nurses talk to patients as they check in before receiving their COVID-19 booster vaccination at a Pfizer-BioNTech vaccination clinic in Southfield, Michigan, on September 29 (Emily Elconin, Reuters) Estimated reading time: 1-2 minutes WASHINGTON – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday that anyone 18 years and older should get a booster … Read more

The CDC updates the guide, saying all adults should get COVID-19 booster shots

The CDC updates the guide, saying all adults should get COVID-19 booster shots

Nurses talk to patients as they check in before receiving their COVID-19 booster vaccination at a Pfizer-BioNTech vaccination clinic in Southfield, Michigan, on September 29 (Emily Elconin, Reuters) Estimated reading time: 1-2 minutes WASHINGTON – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday that anyone 18 years and older should get a booster … Read more

COVID-19: Two more Omicron cases in London, bringing the UK to a total of 11, as there is a suspicion of infection in the community in Scotland

Two more cases of the Omicron coronavirus variant have been discovered in London, bringing the total number of people with the strain identified in the UK to 11. This comes after authorities earlier today confirmed that six cases were found in Scotland in addition to three found in England in the weekend. The recent London … Read more

StoryCast ’21: ‘I drank a bottle of Lucozade from the Queen’s fridge’ – the day Batman broke into the grounds of Buckingham Palace

On September 13, 2004, Jason Hatch donned his Batman costume and defeated the fence outside Buckingham Palace. The Queen’s home is protected by some of the strictest security measures in the world – but they were not tight enough for this crusader with a cloak who climbed halfway up the iconic building before flying over … Read more

What we know and do not know about new COVID variant

Travelers wearing protective face masks arrive at Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv, Israel, on Sunday. (Ariel Schalit, Associated Press) Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes LONDON – South African scientists have identified a new version of the coronavirus that they say is behind a recent rise in COVID-19 infections in Gauteng, the country’s most populous … Read more

The Supreme Court will take up the fight over all-or-nothing abortion

The Supreme Court appears at dusk in Washington on October 22 (J. Scott Applewhite, Associated Press) Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes WASHINGTON – Both sides tell the Supreme Court that there is no middle ground in Wednesday’s showdown over abortion. Judges can either affirm the constitutional right to an abortion or delete it altogether. Roe … Read more

The Supreme Court will take up the fight over all-or-nothing abortion

The Supreme Court appears at dusk in Washington on October 22 (J. Scott Applewhite, Associated Press) Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes WASHINGTON – Both sides tell the Supreme Court that there is no middle ground in Wednesday’s showdown over abortion. Judges can either affirm the constitutional right to an abortion or delete it altogether. Roe … Read more

The Great Barrier Reef explodes alive into a ‘magical’ spawning event

The Great Barrier Reef has “born” in its annual coral spawning, creating a cacophony of colors on the Australian landmark. (Gareth Phillips, Reef Teach) Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes CAIRNS, Australia – The Great Barrier Reef has “born” in its annual coral spawning, creating a cacophony of colors on the Australian landmark. Researchers working under … Read more

Man and woman stabbed to death in north London

28 November 2021, 18:04 The incident happened in Wood Green. Image: Google Maps A man and a woman have been stabbed to death in north London. Officers and paramedics rushed to Mayes Road in Wood Green just after 9:30 a.m. Sunday as welfare concerns were raised. Both people were found unresponsive and were pronounced dead … Read more

Republican lawmaker Boebert apologizes for anti-Muslim veil

U.S. Representative Lauren Boebert, R-Colorado, flanked by other members of the House Freedom Caucus, speaks during a news conference outside the U.S. Capitol on July 29. (Elizabeth Frantz, Reuters) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes WASHINGTON – Republican Rep. Lauren Boebert apologized Friday after suggesting a Democratic colleague, Rep. Ilhan Omar, had been part of a … Read more