(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected to greenlight Pfizer booster shots Wednesday for seniors and other high-risk Americans, a step that would pave the way for third doses to be offered as early as the end of the week. The deliberation... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — After the Food and Drug Administration's vaccine advisory panel rejected a plan on Friday to offer Pfizer COVID-19 booster shots for all Americans, White House chief medical adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci defended the White House's earlier plan to begin rolling out the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In the wake of a Florida judge calling the state's anti-riot law unconstitutional, advocates are saying it should serve as a warning to other states looking to implement similar legislation. Chief Judge Mark Walker sided Thursday with civil rights groups suing Florida... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After banning sale of nearly 950,000 lesser-known e-cigarette products, the Food and Drug Administration has delayed its decision related to products made by Juul, the largest e-cigarette manufacturer. The FDA had a court-ordered Sept. 9 deadline to review 6.5 million applications for so-called... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As Simone Biles' decision to withdraw from competition at the Olympics sent shockwaves around the world, one facet in particular stood out to former Olympic gymnasts: that she had the power to make that decision for herself. "I never remember feeling like... Read More.
Actor and successful investor Ashton Kutcher apparently had the dough to go to space aboard one of Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic flight to space, but his wife, Mila Kunis, scrubbed his launch. Kutcher revealed to the business channel Cheddar in an on-camera interview, "When I got married... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden and Democratic lawmakers praised the Supreme Court's decision Thursday to uphold the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, in a case challenging its individual mandate. Former President Barack Obama made a point to emphasize that this isn't the first time... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Appearing Wednesday afternoon before the Senate Appropriations Committee, Attorney General Merrick Garland spoke publicly for the first time about the Justice Department's decision earlier this week to continue seeking to substitute for former President Donald Trump in a defamation lawsuit brought by... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Justice Department late Monday notified a judge it would partially appeal an order that would have required it to release the full text of a memo used by former Attorney General William Barr to justify his decision not to prosecute former... Read More.
(JACKSON, Miss.) -- A ruling last week by the Mississippi Supreme Court has left law experts and state leaders in a state of confusion over the future of medical marijuana, which was overwhelmingly supported by voters in a ballot initiative in November. The judge's decision... Read More.