Weather Alert

Coronavirus


WHO warns that new virus variant poses ‘very high’ risk

GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization warned Monday that the global risk from the omicron variant…

Doctor: Many South Africans ill in omicron surge have mild symptoms

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa’s rapid increase in COVID-19 cases attributed to the new omicron variant is…

“General Hospital” actor Steve Burton fired for refusing vaccine

Steve Burton has intermittently starred on the soap opera since 1992, portraying the character of Jason Morgan.

Official: More than 90% of fed workers got shots by deadline

More than 90% of federal workers have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by…

US expands COVID boosters to all adults, final hurdle ahead

U.S. regulators have opened up COVID-19 booster shots to all adults, expanding the government’s campaign to shore…

57 million pounds of pandemic-related plastics polluting the ocean

Researchers said plastic waste generated from hospitals, PPE and packaging material only added to an "already out-of-control…

Will Texas secede? Ted Cruz says if “things become hopeless”

The Republican senator said that Texas is "keeping America from going off the cliff."

U.S. reopens land borders

The U.S. is easing restrictions on travel from a long list of countries including Mexico, Canada and…

Florida’s DeSantis, other GOP states plan to sue over COVID mandate

The latest ruling from the Biden administration requires businesses with at least 100 employees to mandate COVID…

Report: US cancels vaccine maker’s multimillion dollar deal

The federal government has canceled a multimillion dollar deal with Emergent BioSolutions, a Maryland-based vaccine manufacturer with…



Connect With Us Listen To Us On