(WASHINGTON) -- A respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, vaccine for older adults could soon be available after an advisory committee for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention voted to recommend them Wednesday.During a meeting, the agency's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices looked at... Read More.
(COLUMBIA, S.C.) -- South Carolina's state Senate has passed a six-week abortion ban, sending the bill to the governor's desk where it is expected to be signed into law.South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster signed a previous so-called "heartbeat ban" into law in 2021, but... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- A California reparations task force has voted to approve recommendations on one of the most significant reparations campaigns for African Americans in modern U.S. history. However, some critics have questioned whether the proposed reparations are sufficient to address systemic issues in... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved the first RSV vaccine in the U.S.Scientists have been trying to develop an RSV vaccine for decades after previous high-profile attempts failed.The vaccine, made by the pharmaceutical company GSK, is for older adults. Pfizer... Read More.
(AMARILLO, Texas) -- A federal judge in Texas on Friday ruled to suspend the abortion drug mifepristone, which was approved by regulators 23 years ago and has now become one of the most common methods of abortion in the country.U.S. District Judge Matthew Kacsmaryk... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Justin Bieber is lashing out against clothing retailer H&M, claiming they created a line featuring his name and image without his approval.Taking to his Instagram Stories, the singer told fans on Monday, "I didn't approve any of the merch collection that... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Labor unions reached their highest level of approval in the U.S. since 1965, according to a new Gallup poll.Seventy-one percent of poll respondents said they approve of such organizations, up from 68% last year. Prior to the pandemic, 64% of poll... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- With the midterm elections three months away, Americans maintain a sour view on the state of the economy and are pessimistic about its future course, with President Joe Biden’s approval rating across a range of issue areas continuing to suffer, according... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The White House on Monday cited some of its past successes as it played down a new New York Times/Siena College poll showing President Joe Biden's approval rating almost scraping 30% -- and Democrats pushing, at this point some two years out,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A French-based pharmaceutical company announced Monday that it has asked the Food and Drug Administration to sell over-the-counter birth control pills in the U.S., making it the first business to file an official application.Perrigo's HRA Pharma said it hopes that regulatory... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- With the approval process underway for young children's COVID-19 vaccines, the White House is preparing a rollout to doctors' offices, pharmacies and children's hospitals across the country."If in fact [the Food and Drug Administration] authorizes and [Centers for Disease Control and... Read More.