NY Gov. Hochul warns omicron subvariants driving spike in infections

Kathy Hochul, governor of New York, speaks during a news conference in New York, on Tuesday,…

DOJ Says It Might Appeal Ruling Against Airline Mask Mandate—If CDC Thinks Mask-Wearing Is Still Needed

Topline The federal government will appeal a judge’s Monday decision to throw out the nationwide mask…

Shanghai’s Covid Lockdown Deals A Blow To Elon Musk’s Tesla Production Goals

Workers at Tesla’s Shanghai Gigafactory build a Model 3 electric sedan. Newscom Tesla looks set for…

Federal Workers Can’t Sue Over Biden’s Vaccine Mandate, Appeals Court Says

Topline Federal workers who want to challenge President Joe Biden’s Covid-19 vaccine mandate should turn to…

87% Of Kids Hospitalized With Covid During Omicron Wave Were Unvaccinated, CDC Says

Topline About 87% of children hospitalized with Covid-19 when the omicron variant was dominant were unvaccinated,…

Johnson & Johnson Suspends Vaccine Sales Guide, Boosts Dividend

Updated at 12:46 pm EST Johnson & Johnson  (JNJ) – Get Johnson & Johnson Report posted stronger-than-expected…

Covid Cases Rise In 32 States Amid New Virus Strain—But White House Says Vaccines Are ‘Holding Up’

Topline Covid-19 cases are rising in more than half of all states due to the new…

Broadway Extends Mask Mandates Through May As More Shows Cancel Due To Covid

Topline Broadway theaters are extending mask mandates for theatergoers through at least May 31, the Broadway…

Omicron More Likely To Cause Upper Airway Infections Among Children Than Previous Covid Varieties, Study Says

Topline The omicron variant is more likely than other coronavirus variants to cause upper airway infection…

California Nixes Bill To Require Covid Vaccines In Schools

Topline A California lawmaker on Thursday withdrew from consideration a bill that would’ve required children in…

FDA Authorizes First Covid Breath Testing Device

Topline The Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency use authorization Thursday for InspectIR Systems’ “Covid-19…

Pfizer May Have Omicron-Optimized Covid Vaccine Ready By Fall, CEO Says

Topline Pfizer and BioNTech could finish work by the fall on a new version of its…

Delta Will No Longer Make Unvaccinated Employees Pay Insurance Surcharge

Topline Delta Air Lines will no longer require unvaccinated employees to pay an additional $200 for…

How Long Will It Persist?

Burning US five and one dollar bills, London, 8th August 2011. (Photo by Tom Stoddart/Getty Images)…

Kelly Clarkson’s Divorce Brings Family Court Battles Over Vaccinating Kids Against COVID-19 Into Spotlight

Contributing author: Dylan Mitchell One of the stipulations of Kelly Clarkson and Brandon Blackstock’s March 2022…

It’s Time To Take Aim At Scope-Of-Practice Laws

“Many state lawmakers understood the benefits of temporarily relaxing these restrictions as COVID-19 … [+] strained…

Carnage is epic in bonds due to Fed’s inflation error: Jim Bianco

There may be no escape from the bond market turmoil — even for stock investors. Market…

Why people act out despite the risks

Incidents involving unruly passengers in the United States are decreasing. But the good news may end…

UK has detected a new Covid variant. Here’s what we know so far about omicron XE

According to the Office for National Statistics, 4.9 million people in Britain, or 1 in 13,…

China Covid-19 Outbreak Disrupting Supply Chains, Manufacturing, Investment, Staffing — AmCham Survey

Near deserted streets in the Puxi area of Shanghai, China, on Saturday, April 2, 2022. Shanghai’s…

Hurtigruten Grows Expedition Cruises, Doubles 2023 Galapagos Sailings With New Partner

Through a new partnership with Metropolitan Touring, Hurtigruten is now offering Galapagos sailings … [+] on…

High Demand, Low Supply, High Prices Make It A Bull Market For Car Dealerships

A Chevrolet dealership in Colorado Photo: Chevrolet Car dealerships are buying each other up at a…

Inflation hasn’t dented summer travel demand yet

A sharp uptick in inflation has so far not caused a slowdown in demand for travel…

Delta’s health chief thinks the plane mask mandate will soon be lifted

Passengers wearing protective masks wait to board a Delta Air Lines Inc. flight at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta…

How The Shanghai Covid Shutdown Will Be Used Against The West

A Chinese flag is seen in front of containers at the Yangshan Deep-Water Port, an automated…

what to expect in Melbourne, Sydney

Australia’s rigid pandemic border policies led some to wonder if international travelers would still want to…

Fact Checking The Fact Checkers

RUSSIA-MANIPULATED PICTURE-YEZHOV From left to right: Kliment Vorochilov, Vyacheslav Molotov, Josef … [+] Stalin and Nikolai…

U.S. Covid Cases Plateau After Months Of Declines—And Rise In Some States

Topline Daily coronavirus infections plateaued across the United States last week—and are on the rise in…

Alliance Of Uber And New York City Taxis Joins Two Pandemic-Hit Services [Infographic]

An unlikely alliance is forming in New York City. As The Wall Street Journal reports, Uber…