Author: Nami Dockery

FDA Revises Use Guidelines For Expired Masks

Sacramento, CA (KMAX) - Do face masks expire? Probably not; according to the Food and Drug Administration. The FDA posted new guidance about face coverings on its website Tuesday. One of the most notable additions has to do with…

Transgender Inmate Suing Georgia Department Of Corrections

Savannah, GA (WTOC) - A transgender woman is suing the Georgia Department of Corrections. She says it failed to protect her from sexual assaults and to provide adequate healthcare. The Southern Poverty Law Center and the Center for Constitutional…

David Blaine Investigated For Sex Assault

(CNN) - Magician David Blaine is being investigated for sexual assault. On Monday, New York Police Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea said the NYPD's Special Victims division is conducting an investigation. Sources familiar with the investigation say an accuser…

Pandemic Expected To Cost Airlines $157B

(CNN) - The airline industry will lose $157 billion between this year and next due to the COVID pandemic. That's according to industry body IATA. It says that's the biggest hit to airlines since World War II. The losses…

New Model Projects Cases To Nearly Double

(CNN) - COVID-19 isn't easing its grip on the United States. A forecasting model from the Washington University in St. Louis predicts the U.S. will pass 20-million cases before the end of January. This comes as the pandemic has…

FDA Plans Meetings For Vaccine Authorization

(CNN) - It looks like the Food and Drug Administration is getting closer to approving two COVID-19 vaccines. The agency has asked members of its Vaccine Advisory Committee to reserve December 17th and 18th for meetings. A source says…

Another Round Of Toilet Paper Panic Buying

Miami, FL (WSVN) - We might be going back to the early days of the pandemic with short supply of toilet paper. With coronavirus cases surging and the threat of new lockdowns looming; paper products are flying off the…

Delta CEO Gifts Employees Free Travel

(CNN) - Most of us don't want to spend vacation time in the office, but things are a little different if you work for an airline. Delta Air Lines is gifting employees with two passes for free travel anywhere…

Trump Admin Plans For Troop Drawdown In Afghanistan, Iraq

(CNN) - The U.S. military is anticipating president Trump will send more troops home from Afghanistan and Iraq before he leaves office. According to two U.S. officials familiar with the matter, the Pentagon has issued a notice to commanders…

Smithsonian Museums and National Zoo Close Due To COVID

(CNN) - All Smithsonian Institution museums are closed starting Monday due to a spike in COVID-19 cases. The organizations say it's also closing the National Zoo. The Smithsonian shuttered its locations in March, but reopened in September with limitations.…