coronavirus

FDA Considering Rules On Vaccine Timeline

(CNN) - President Trump has repeatedly said the COVID-19 vaccine could be ready by Election Day. But new authorizations by the U.S. Food and Drug administration could delay that. Sources familiar with the situation say the FDA is assessing…

CDC: Coronavirus Can Spread Through The Air

(CNN) - New guidance from the CDC reports that coronavirus can be spread through the air. Prior to this the CDC website reported that COVID-19 was spread between people within six feet of each other. It had also previously…

COVID: Model Updates Prediction With Fewer Deaths

(CNN) - A model that predicts the number of coronavirus deaths in the U.S. is changing course. It's now forecasting fewer deaths in January that it previously expected. We are talking about the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation…

Pandemic Delays Betty White Christmas Movie

(CNN)  - Betty White fans; you're going to have to wait a little bit longer for her holiday movie. Lifetime is delaying the untitled film until 2021. Entertainment Weekly reports that it's being pushed back because of COVID-19 filming…

Carnival Cruises To Sell 18 Ships, Cancel Trips

(CNN) - Some cruise lovers will have to wait a little longer before they can set sail again. Amid the coronavirus pandemic, Carnival Cruise Lines says it will cancel all voyages until early next year. Carnival announced on Wednesday…

SCOTUS To Continue Oral Arguments By Phone

(CNN) - Did you know the Supreme Court hasn't heard a case in person since early March? And that's not going to change anytime soon. When the new term begins in October, the high court says it will continue…

Hundreds Of Thousands' Get Vaccine In China

(CNN) - China's state-owned pharmaceutical company Sinopharm said that "hundreds of thousands" of people in China have received COVID-19 vaccinations under an emergency use program. The company said it provided emergency vaccinations to high-risk groups, including medical professionals, diplomats…

Salvation Army Kicks Off Holiday Drive Early

(CNN) - The Salvation Army says it already started its annual holiday fundraising campaign. The social services organization expects to serve up to 155% more people this year with Christmas assistance, but at the same time it could see…

100K Restaurants Close Because Of Pandemic

(CNN0 - A new survey shows the coronavirus has left the restaurant industry in limbo. The National Restaurant Association released the results of its survey Tuesday. The group says nearly 100,000 restaurants have closed either permanently or for the…