Russia’s coronavirus infections exceed 8 million

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s total number of coronavirus infections has topped 8 million, more than 5%…

Bill Clinton released from Southern California hospital

ORANGE, Calif. (AP) — Bill Clinton was released Sunday from the Southern California hospital where he…

In quiet debut, Alzheimer’s drug finds questions, skepticism

The first new Alzheimer’s treatment in more than 20 years was hailed as a breakthrough when…

‘No reason at all’: Fauci OKs holiday festivities for vaccinated Americans

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the White House’s chief medical adviser, said Sunday that Americans could return to…

Robert Durst hospitalized with COVID-19, his lawyer says

LOS ANGELES (AP) – New York real estate heir Robert Durst, who days ago was sentenced…

COVID-19 leading cause of death for people ages 35 to 54 in September, report finds

The coronavirus was the leading cause of death for people ages 35 to 54 last month…

Right on cue: NBA finds high-tech option for virus testing

If so inclined, an NBA player could now test himself for the coronavirus and get results…

Cities, police unions clash as vaccine mandates take effect

Police departments around the U.S. that are requiring officers to get vaccinated against COVID-19 are running…

Study predicts 30% of U.S. congregations unlikely to survive the next 20 years

A new wide-ranging multifaith study predicts that 30% of U.S. religious congregations will become defunct because…

FDA panel takes up tough questions on J&J COVID-19 boosters

WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. health advisers on Friday tackled who should get boosters of Johnson &…

Republican attorneys general say there’s no federal vaccine mandate for workers, vow to sue

Republican attorneys general are advising their state residents that President Biden’s federal mandate for coronavirus vaccinations…

China warns against ‘manipulation’ of WHO virus probe

BEIJING (AP) — China‘s Foreign Ministry on Thursday warned against what it called possible “political manipulation”…

Ron DeSantis vows to fight Biden vaccine mandates in court: ‘I am offended’

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis vowed Thursday to go to court to fight any vaccine mandates from…

U.S. military archbishop says conscientious objectors can refuse COVID-19 vax

The top chaplain of the Archdiocese for the Military Services has declared that Catholic troops may…

Kyrie Irving refusing vaccine to protest mandates, job losses: Report

For Kyrie Irving, it’s not about the vaccine. It’s about the vaccine mandates. And the firings.…

John Catanzara, Chicago police union president, calls on cops to defy vaccine mandate

CHICAGO — The head of the Chicago police officers union has called on its members to…

Asa Hutchinson, Arkansas governor, OKs law allowing employees to opt out of vaccine mandates

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Wednesday effectively approved a new law that…

FDA sets new goals to cut salt in food industry

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday set new food industry guidelines to lower salt in…

Latest anti-vaccine bill ends mandate exemptions in 2025

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – The right of individuals to claim one of three exemptions to decline…

American Airlines, Southwest to follow federal COVID-19 vaccine mandate, defy Texas order

American Airlines and Southwest Airlines said Tuesday they plan to follow federal guidelines to have their…