Despite omicron hurdles, strong economic recovery likely remains on track

Despite omicron hurdles, strong economic recovery likely remains on track

This post was originally published on this siteThe economy has become more resilient to the virus with each new variant. But it’s become clear that the rebound will revolve around pandemic caseloads.

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Moderna begins testing omicron-targeted COVID booster shot: Latest updates

Moderna begins testing omicron-targeted COVID booster shot: Latest updates

This post was originally published on this siteModerna tests an omicron-specific booster shot. Jewish groups condemn Holocaust comparisons. Latest COVID updates.     

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IRS wants to scan your face

IRS wants to scan your face

This post was originally published on this siteMillions of Americans will soon have to scan their face to access their Internal Revenue Service tax accounts, one of the government’s biggest expansions yet of facial recognition software into people’s everyday lives.

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Monoclonal antibodies were ‘doing nothing’ against omicron. That’s why FDA pulled its authorization.

Monoclonal antibodies were ‘doing nothing’ against omicron. That’s why FDA pulled its authorization.

This post was originally published on this siteMonoclonal antibodies from drug-makers Regeneron and Eli Lilly have proven ineffective against the omicron variant of COVID-19.     

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White House attempts to strengthen federal cybersecurity after major hacks

White House attempts to strengthen federal cybersecurity after major hacks

This post was originally published on this siteThe White House plans to release an ambitious strategy Wednesday to make federal agencies tighten their cybersecurity controls after a series of high-profile hacks against government and private infrastructure in the last two years, according to a copy shared with CNN.

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Omicron variant less severe than other pandemic waves, CDC says: COVID updates

Omicron variant less severe than other pandemic waves, CDC says: COVID updates

This post was originally published on this siteThough omicron variant has shattered case and hospitalization records, factors have shown it’s still less severe than other waves. COVID updates.     

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Google cannot escape a place privacy proceeding in Arizona, Judge’s rules

Google cannot escape a place privacy proceeding in Arizona, Judge’s rules

This post was originally published on this site File Photo: In the illustration of this photo taken on September 15, 2017, the Google app logo is displayed on the smartphone. REUTERS / DadoRuvic / Illustration / File Photo January 25, 2022 Palais Dave (Reuters) – An Arizona judge refused to...

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Biden administration to withdraw Covid-19 vaccination and testing regulation aimed at large businesses

Biden administration to withdraw Covid-19 vaccination and testing regulation aimed at large businesses

This post was originally published on this siteThe Biden administration is withdrawing its Covid-19 vaccination and testing regulation aimed at large businesses, following the Supreme Court’s decision to block the rule earlier this month.

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DeSantis vows to fight FDA after COVID treatment his top donor invested in is found to not fight Omicron

DeSantis vows to fight FDA after COVID treatment his top donor invested in is found to not fight Omicron

This post was originally published on this site Governor Ron DeSantis is promising to fight the U.S. Food and Drug Administration after it revoked its emergency authorization for a COVID treatment made by two drug manufacturers, including one which happens to be heavily invested in by the Florida Republican’s billionaire...

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CDC asked to release race and gender data on long covid

CDC asked to release race and gender data on long covid

This post was originally published on this siteReps. Ayanna Pressley and Don Beyer called on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to release data on the prevalence of long covid in the United States, broken down by race and other demographic factors.

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