CNN fires unvaccinated employees; Jeff Zucker memo says ‘Zero-tolerance’

CNN recently fired several employees for coming into the office without being vaccinated against COVID-19, the…

Ralph Norman, GOP lawmaker suing Nancy Pelosi over mask rule, has ‘breakthrough’ COVID case

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Rep. Ralph Norman, one of the three congressional Republicans suing Speaker Nancy Pelosi…

Toughest Olympics? Decathletes and heptathletes say probably

TOKYO (AP) – Even for the athletes good enough and brave enough to take on the…

Biden launches vaccination effort at schools

The Biden administration said Thursday it will promote COVID-19 vaccination in schools this fall by pushing…

U.S. jobless claims down 14,000 to 385,000 as economy rebounds

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell last week by 14,000…

N.J. Gov. Phil Murphy to anti-vaccine protesters: ‘You’ve lost your minds’

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is slamming anti-vaccine protesters as the “ultimate knuckleheads” as he and…

Tokyo logs record 5,042 cases as infections surge amid Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo reported 5,042 new daily coronavirus cases on Thursday, hitting a record since…

Ron DeSantis takes on Joe Biden: ‘I don’t want to hear a blip about COVID from you’

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis swung back Wednesday after President Biden criticized his opposition to mask mandates,…

Jennifer Aniston drops unvaccinated friends: ‘I’ve just lost a few people … it was unfortunate’

Phoebe and Monica better get their shots if they want to hang with Rachel. Jennifer Aniston…

Fall Out Boy cancels ‘Hella Mega Tour’ dates in New York and Boston over positive COVID-19 case

Fall Out Boy, a Grammy-nominated group on tour with other rock bands Green Day and Weezer,…

U.S. to require COVID-19 vaccination for foreign travelers

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration is taking the first steps toward requiring nearly all foreign visitors…

Athletes fight limits on endorsements at Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO (AP) – Holding up a pre-packaged vegan meal on Instagram Stories with a “paid partnership”…

40% of wild deer have coronavirus antibodies, new study finds

Scientists have found that 40% of wild deer in parts of the U.S. had neutralizing antibodies…

Rand Paul rips ‘King Fauci’ for ‘whipping up’ delta variant fear, mask ‘pseudoscience’

Sen. Rand Paul says Americans must “send a message” to Dr. Anthony Fauci and the “Lockdown…

WHO seeks COVID-19 vaccine booster moratorium to ensure enough doses

GENEVA (AP) — The head of the World Health Organization called Wednesday for a moratorium on…

Majority of reluctant unvaccinated adults find COVID-19 shots scarier than the virus: Poll

Three-quarters of U.S. adults who say they will “definitely not” get a COVID-19 vaccine believe getting…

Obama scraps big birthday bash and scales back party after after backlash, virus concerns: Report

Former President Barack Obama has reportedly canceled plans for the big 60th birthday celebration on Martha’s…

This isn’t Cobra Kai: Karate finally makes Olympic debut

TOKYO (AP) — The history of karate’s journey to the Olympics would make a pretty good…

China seals city as its worst coronavirus outbreak in a year grows

BEIJING (AP) — China’s worst coronavirus outbreak since the start of the pandemic a year and…

Federal judge blocks Texas troopers from stopping migrant transports

A federal judge issued a temporary restraining order on Texas Tuesday, blocking Gov. Greg Abbott’s latest…