Postal Service requests temporary exemption from Biden’s vaccine rule

Postal Service requests temporary exemption from Biden’s vaccine rule

This post was originally published on this siteAn agency spokesperson said a waiver would “ensure that its ability to deliver mail and packages is not hindered.”

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Lower hospitalization numbers reflect vaccine effectiveness, experts say: COVID updates

Lower hospitalization numbers reflect vaccine effectiveness, experts say: COVID updates

This post was originally published on this siteHospital admissions are up but still short of last year’s peak year’s, when the vast majority of the U.S. was unvaccinated. More COVID updates.     

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As omicron spreads, will colleges go online, require COVID booster shots? What we know

As omicron spreads, will colleges go online, require COVID booster shots? What we know

This post was originally published on this siteColleges’ plans are changing daily as the omicron variant spreads. Some universities are putting classes online or pushing students to get boosters.     

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Theranos verdict sends a chill through startups: analysts

Theranos verdict sends a chill through startups: analysts

This post was originally published on this site Fraud convictions this week for Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes will send a chill through Silicon Valley entrepreneurs, insiders say, now they know there is the threat of jail for airy promises that come to nothing. But with billions of dollars washing around...

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Space business: The final (profitable) frontier

Space business: The final (profitable) frontier

This post was originally published on this site The snub-nosed craft resembles a shuttle-airplane mashup, and is the latest entrant in a profit-seeking push with staggering potential — and risks — for humans to visit, work or even live in space. The display of technology like the life-size model “Dream...

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Flu + Coronavirus = Flurona. What you need to know about co-infection experts are watching

Flu + Coronavirus = Flurona. What you need to know about co-infection experts are watching

This post was originally published on this siteExperts expect to see more ‘flurona’ amid rapidly rising flu cases and surging coronavirus cases driven by the highly contagious omicron variant.     

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CDC Panel Considers Pfizer Boosters for 12- to 15-Year-Olds

CDC Panel Considers Pfizer Boosters for 12- to 15-Year-Olds

This post was originally published on this siteAdolescents could gain access to the shots for the first time as the Omicron variant spreads through communities and threatens to disrupt schools trying to stay open.

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The Supreme Court to hold a hearing on Biden’s vaccine and testing mandate

The Supreme Court to hold a hearing on Biden’s vaccine and testing mandate

This post was originally published on this siteNPR’s Rachel Martin talks to Karen Harned of the National Federation of Independent Business, about its opposition to OSHA’s vaccine and testing requirements for private employers.

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Two differing views of the Covid pandemic on display at Supreme Court

Two differing views of the Covid pandemic on display at Supreme Court

This post was originally published on this siteThe two visions of pandemic America have arrived at the US Supreme Court.

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