(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Thursday it is withdrawing its emergency use authorization of a COVID-19 antibody therapy as a prevention tool because it is unlikely to be effective against variants that are currently circulating.Evusheld, which is made by British-Swedish... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Two doses of the mRNA COVID-19 vaccine among school-aged children safely and effectively reduces COVID-19 infection risk as well as associated risks for developing multisystem inflammatory syndrome and COVID-19 related hospitalizations, new data suggests.This study adds evidence to existing studies and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Moderna's respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, vaccine for older adults was about 84% effective at preventing serious illness, according to data from a late-stage trial published Tuesday.Adult patients in the clinical trial appeared to tolerate the vaccine well and there were... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Climate activists have been targeting priceless works of art all over the world to spread the urgent message of the global climate emergency -- a move experts say is borne from desperation of what the planet will look like in the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Arizona Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema on Monday doubled down on her controversial support for the filibuster and displayed her unconventional friendship with Senate Minority leader Mitch McConnell during a speech hosted by the Republican in his home state of Kentucky.Speaking at the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Pfizer announced Thursday that its vaccine candidate for respiratory syncytial virus was more than 85% effective in preventing lower respiratory tract illness in older adults.The New York-based pharmaceutical company released findings from the Phase 3 clinical trial investigating its RSV vaccine... Read More.
Pfizer released new data Tuesday showing its vaccine continues to reduce the risk of COVID-19 in children ages six months to 4 years-old.Unlike Moderna's two-shot vaccine, Pfizer's vaccine is given as three initial doses for in this age group — considered a "primary" series.Three... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As midterm elections heat up, political campaigns are beginning to think differently and trying some unorthodox methods to win.Recently, there have been efforts by Democratic PACs to steer Republican voters to specific candidates in primaries.In Maryland, one Democratic PAC, DGA Action, ran... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In long-awaited data, Pfizer said its 3-dose vaccine was 80% effective against symptomatic omicron COVID-19 infection among children 6 months to under 5 years old.The company cautioned that estimate was preliminary and could be adjusted as more data is collected. The... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As gas prices continue to soar across the country, three states have opted to temporarily waive their gas tax to provide relief for motorists. Other states are mulling similar plans.Last week, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp and Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan signed... Read More.
EVERETT, WA – Effective immediately, temporary traffic restrictions are in place on West Marine View Drive through early Wednesday to allow crews to concurrently repair three underground water pipes that were damaged during the recent rain storms. Intermittent lane closures are... Read More.
Per Safe Kids Northwest, three out of every four car seats are installed improperly, making them ineffective when it comes to protecting their precious cargo. Motor vehicles crashes account for the majority of all child deaths in kids aged four and older.Beginning January of... Read More.