CDC: more vaccinated adults hospitalized with omicron, but fewer admitted to ICU

CDC: more vaccinated adults hospitalized with omicron, but fewer admitted to ICU

This post was originally published on this siteA higher proportion of adults hospitalized during the period of omicron dominance were fully vaccinated compared to the period during delta, according to a new analysis, but those people were also less likely to be severely ill or die.The Centers…

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Mitt Romney criticizes RNC over resolution to censure Kinzinger and Cheney

Mitt Romney criticizes RNC over resolution to censure Kinzinger and Cheney

This post was originally published on this siteRepublican Sen. Mitt Romney condemned his party over a motion to censure GOP Reps. Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger for their service on the House select committee investigating the January 6, 2021, insurrection at the US Capitol.

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Stocks move higher after massive tech sell-off

Stocks move higher after massive tech sell-off

This post was originally published on this siteA blowout jobs report and strong earnings from Amazon gave investors much-needed good news.

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Oil Prices Hit Seven-Year Highs

Oil Prices Hit Seven-Year Highs

This post was originally published on this site By Rowena Edwards London (Reuters)—Oil prices reached seven-year highs on Friday as geopolitical tensions and a winter storm in the United States fueled concerns over supply disruptions. Brent crude rose $1.71, or 1.9%, to $92.82 a barrel by 1348 GMT, having earlier...

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House to vote on bill to invest in manufacturing and research and counter China’s influence

House to vote on bill to invest in manufacturing and research and counter China’s influence

This post was originally published on this siteThe House is expected to vote on Friday on a bill that would make sweeping investments in American manufacturing and scientific research as well as changes to trade policy in an effort to make the US more competitive on the global stage and...

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Critics say GOP Bill in Alabama would ‘decapitate public education’

Critics say GOP Bill in Alabama would ‘decapitate public education’

This post was originally published on this site Progressive critics are warning that Alabama Republican Sen. Del Marsh’s so-called “Parents’ Choice Act,” which advanced out of committee on Wednesday, would “end state support of public education.” “It’s about ending the collective commitment to and responsibility for educating the next generations.”...

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House expected to pass $ 350 billion bill to help US compete globally

House expected to pass $ 350 billion bill to help US compete globally

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON – The House of Representatives is set to approve a massive $ 350 billion initiative Friday to boost US competitiveness with China and other rivals, but differences with the Senate show no compromise will be reached. The Senate in June approved the...

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Frustrations mount inside DNC over midterm strategy

Frustrations mount inside DNC over midterm strategy

This post was originally published on this siteThe Democratic National Committee, White House and aligned interest groups are growing discontent about how to create a national network to support President Biden’s agenda and enhance his image, leaving some in the party puzzled about the big-…

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Shoppers Are Caught Off Guard as Prices Change More Often

Shoppers Are Caught Off Guard as Prices Change More Often

This post was originally published on this siteAirlines, gas stations and large retailers have used dynamic pricing for years. Now more sellers are trying out the strategy to help deal with inflation.

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In Ohio’s Senate race, Democrat Ryan hopes to beat the odds with a pitch to workers

In Ohio’s Senate race, Democrat Ryan hopes to beat the odds with a pitch to workers

This post was originally published on this site Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan is seeking the U.S. Senate on a pledge to stand up for workers, a key voting bloc for Donald Trump, who carried the increasingly Republican state twice. (Image credit: Jay LaPrete/AP)

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