The milestone brings the United States closer to two vaccines before year’s end. Experts anticipate there will be enough doses to inoculate 20 million people this year between Moderna’s vaccine and another from Pfizer and BioNTech.
In response to villagers capturing one of their own, Boko Haram gunmen on motorbikes stormed the village of Koshobe on Saturday, killing at least 110 people in one of the region’s deadliest attacks in years.
While it could be weeks before the region sees the effect of Thanksgiving travel, D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) pointed to a nationwide jump in cases that is still being felt in the nation’s capital.
The new law requiring healthy drinks and meals to become the default options on children’s menus at restaurants, is one of the first of its kind in the country and part of officials’ broader efforts to improve health.
Monday’s storm was the seventh time in 2020 that the city has had at least two inches of rain in one day. That’s a record for a calendar year, surpassing the previous mark of six such days in 1886 and 1878.
The game, originally scheduled for Thanksgiving in Pittsburgh, was postponed first to Sunday and then to Tuesday following an outbreak of positive coronavirus tests among Baltimore players and staffers.