Vaccinated people were completely protected against severe and even moderate cases of illness by the two-shot regimen in a 30,000-person trial conducted when variants had begun to complicate the pandemic.
Rice (R-S.C.) shocked Washington and his constituents when he voted to impeach Donald Trump on charges he incited the deadly Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol. Now that vote threatens to end his career as he faces several potential primary opponents who strongly support the former president.
The relationship between the Russian government and criminals allegedly operating within the country is expected to be a point of tension between President Biden and Russia’s Vladimir Putin at their planned summit on Wednesday.
Though President Biden quickly signed several executive orders to roll back some of former president Donald Trump’s most draconian policies, a number of other restrictive measures and rulings that directly affect domestic violence survivors remain in place.
Less than half of Virginia State Police troopers are vaccinated, while large police departments have slightly better rates, with 58 percent of officers inoculated in D.C. and 65 percent in Prince George’s County.
Cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, dogecoin and ethereum have risen in popularity in recent years, bringing along new terminology and concepts that can be tough to visualize and troubling to understand.
For the first time in its 145-year history, the Westminster Kennel Club dog show traded the buzz of the Big Apple for the airy grounds of the Lyndhurst estate in Tarrytown, N.Y., one of many changes prompted by pandemic precautions.
Alice Carter, center, cries as she talks on the phone with her mother, Betty Russell, who asked when she was coming home from the hospital because she thought she only had a sinus infection. With Carter are Cyndia Miller, left, Bobbi Kuhn and Lori Daum, right. (Tina Russell)