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Biden administration to announce a vaccine mandate for federal employees on Thursday: report

The Biden administration is expected to announce a vaccine mandate for federal employees on Thursday. CNN first reported that the announcement was coming on Thursday. The move would affect an estimated 2.1 million people. LoadingSomething is loading. CNN reported that the Biden administration will announce a vaccine mandate or regular testing r...
Breaking, coronavirus, coronavirus vacccine, COVID-19, Doctors, Healthcare, Hospitals, Speed desk, United Kingdom, Vaccine

A British ICU doctor described seeing her patients regret not getting vaccinated:’You can see it dawn on them’

A British ICU doctor says the "vast majority" of her COVID-19 patients have been "completely unvaccinated." Samantha Batt-Rawden told The Guardian that many regret not getting the jab after they wind up hospitalized. "You can see it dawn on them that they potentially made the biggest mistake of their lives," she said. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
Breaking, Mississippi, Politics, Roe v Wade, Speed desk, Supreme Court

Mississippi asks the Supreme Court to overturn Roe v. Wade in upcoming abortion case

The state of Mississippi has asked the Supreme Court to overturn the landmark abortion ruling Roe v. Wade. Lawyers called the Roe v. Wade ruling "egregiously wrong" in a brief filed on Thursday. The state wants it overturned so it can uphold its own restrictions to abortion access, according to the brief. LoadingSomething is loading. The stat...
Breaking, Haiti, haiti assassination, Jovenel Moïse, Speed desk

Judges’ clerks assisting in the Haiti assassination investigation have reportedly received’serious death threats’

Judge's clerks assisting in the investigation into the murder of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse have gotten death threats. The National Association of Haitian Clerks said Monday that two of its members received the threats, Le Nouvelliste reported. Moïse was assassinated by a group of armed assailants who stormed into his home at around 1 am on July 7. See more stories on Insider's business page. Judge's clerks who have been assisting in the investigation into the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse have recieved "serious death threats," a local report said. The National Association of Haitian Clerks said Monday tha...
Breaking, California, Drought, Gavin Newsom, Speed desk

CA Gov. Gavin Newsom asks California residents to cut water use by 15% as drought ravages the state

California Gov. Gavin Newsom asked residents of the Golden State Thursday to cut their water use by 15%. The move comes as drought conditions intensify across the western US. The state is encouraging locals to "do common sense things" like reducing the amount of time spent in the shower, Newsom said. LoadingSomething is loading. ...