An FDA committee has voted to recommend Novavax’s Covid-19 vaccine for use for adults 18 and older in the U.S. This vaccine uses protein technology that is different from Pfizer and Moderna’s messenger RNA shots. CNBC’s senior health and science reporter Meg Tirrell reports.
"When my husband emerges from the camp infirmary with our daughter draped across his arms, I do not recognize her. 'We need a hospital,' I tell him."
Georgia Democratic nominee for governor Stacey Abrams explains the change in her position on abortion: There is 'no place in that medical decision for ideology or for politicians'
"I understand the sincere concerns. But those are religious concerns, or often concerns driven by personal morality," Abrams said in a CNN interview.
Though the United States appears to be coming out of the worst of the pandemic, COVID-19 isn't going away any time soon. And there remains the continued risk of another surge as more states relax...
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Al Franken erupts after Clarence Thomas says what Supreme Court should do after Roe v. Wade abortion decision
Former U.S. Senator Al Franken criticized a statement from Justice Clarence Thomas who said the U.S. Supreme Court should revisit other cases after overturning the Roe v. Wade abortion case.
- Miami Herald
Dozens of South Florida pharmacies, community health centers, children’s hospitals and pediatricians received delivery this week of the first COVID-19 vaccines available for children as young as 6 months old — much earlier than anticipated after state officials missed a deadline for pre-ordering the shots.
Alito said women seeking abortions should have to listen to distressing details about fetal development as 'part of the responsibility of moral choice'
The memo also laid out the conservative justice's strategy for eventually overturning abortion rights in the US, The New York Times reported.
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South Dakota's trigger law was passed in 2005 and does not include exceptions for rape or incest.
- Business Insider
AOC recalls thanking God she had the choice to get an abortion when she took a pregnancy test after being raped
The New York lawmaker said she took a pregnancy test after being sexually assaulted and thought, "Thank God I have, at least, a choice."
- The Telegraph
We’re a restless nation. Around a third of us have trouble sleeping every week – and the problem gets worse from midlife onwards.
Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas told his law clerks in the '90s that he wanted to serve for 43 years to make liberals' lives 'miserable'
In a 1993 article in The New York Times, a former law clerk of the Supreme Court Justice said Thomas held a grudge against liberals for making his life miserable.
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Tucker Carlson says corporations are helping their employees get an out-of-state abortion because those 'without families are much cheaper for the company'
After the Supreme Court voted to strike down Roe v. Wade, Disney and Meta offered to pay travel costs for employees seeking an abortion out of state.
- The Hill
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D) on Friday filed a motion asking for the state’s high court to quickly take up her lawsuit, which aims to stop a decades-old abortion ban from being enforced and considers abortion a constitutional right in the state. “We need to clarify that under Michigan law, access to abortion is not…
Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis signed 35 bills on Friday, including a law allowing local governments to ban smoking on beaches and in parks, and vetoed five, including legislation that would have made it easier for businesses to sue local governments over ordinances.
A YouTuber asked a random New Yorker for his thoughts on abortion. The stranger turned out to be the former president of Planned Parenthood.
"You cannot make abortion go away by criminalizing it. All you do is you make it unsafe," former president of Planned Parenthood Alexander Sanger said.
Couple files lawsuit against Boston hospital after discovering the body their premature baby had been thrown in the trash 'with soiled linen'
The baby died after being born three months premature. The baby's mother Alana Ross said the loss of her daughter's body was like "she died all over again."
A 31-year-old woman said she was hospitalized after eating Daily Harvest lentils. Now she fears permanent liver damage.
Hundreds of people have been reporting illness after eating a recalled Daily Harvest product, and some have had surgeries or ongoing health issues.
“The writings from which the Court cherry-picked my quotes were totally supportive of the result in Roe," says Laurence Tribe.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
'We're deeply concerned': Large Arizona employers offer to pay for employees' travel to get abortions
Some of Arizona's largest employers are offering to reimburse their employees for the cost to seek a legal abortion.
- LA Times
California's governor clearly embraces his rise as a dominant, resonating voice for Democratic states nationwide
- Palm Beach Daily News
The growth in positive COVID-19 cases grew statewide this week by only 129, the smallest 7-day increase since the end of April.