Day: July 9, 2021

All 11 People On Board Hot Air Balloon Collapsed In New Zealand Were Injured When It Crashed

July 9, 2021

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — According to officials and the ballooning business, a hot air balloon collapsed as it was ready to descend in New Zealand on Friday, hurting all 11 passengers on board, including two who sustained critical injuries and were evacuated to a hospital. When the pilot attempted to land on a private airfield […]

Read More

China’s Government Criticizes US Moves To Expand Financial Sanctions

July 9, 2021

BEIJING — China’s government slammed fresh US efforts to restrict access to American financial markets on Friday, saying it will safeguard Chinese firms but offering no hint of retribution. After President Joe Biden enlarged a blacklist of firms that are off-limits to American investors, the S&P Dow Jones Indices and FTSE Russell excluded additional Chinese […]

Read More

Tennis Players Discuss Mental Health Issues Raised By Naomi Osaka

July 9, 2021

WIMBLEDON, England — Naomi Osaka isn’t the first professional tennis player to withdraw from a Grand Slam event due to mental health issues, and she won’t be the last either. Others, though, may not always be as forthright as Osaka. “I’m sure there are a lot of individuals that are struggling. More than we know” […]

Read More

The Director Of FDA Has Called For Investigation Of FDA’s Evaluation Of Alzheimer’s Drugs

July 9, 2021

WASHINGTON — On Friday, the acting FDA commissioner asked for an inquiry into extremely unusual connections between some of her agency’s drug reviewers and the developer of a contentious new Alzheimer’s drugs. Dr. Janet Woodcock made the unexpected announcement on Twitter. It’s the latest repercussion of the FDA’s approval of Aduhelm, a costly and untested […]

Read More

The Centers For Disease Control And Prevention Puts Out New Guidance On Masks In Schools

July 9, 2021

According to new guidelines issued Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, students who have been vaccinated do not need to wear masks in school this fall unless they are riding the school bus or their school determines otherwise. The new federal standards aren’t obligatory, but they’re likely to have an impact on […]

Read More

California Gov. Gavin Newsom Asks Californians To Voluntarily Cut Water Use

July 9, 2021

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — As the Western United States battles a drought that is quickly depleting reservoirs used for agriculture, drinking water, and fish habitat, California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday encouraged residents and businesses in the nation’s most populous state to voluntarily decrease their water consumption by 15%. Although water conservation is voluntary, it highlights […]

Read More

Michael Avenatti Former Trump Opponent, Was Sentenced To 30 Months In Jail For His Role In Nike Extortion Plot

July 9, 2021

Michael Avenatti, the bellicose adversary of former President Donald Trump as the lawyer for adult film star Stormy Daniels, was a regular on television news not long ago. He even contemplated running for president for a while. On Thursday, Avenatti continued his fall into disgrace by dropping a couple more pegs. Avenatti was sentenced to […]

Read More

2 Haitian Americans Have Been Arrested In Connection With Assassination Of Haiti’s President

July 9, 2021

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Two men, one of whom is alleged to be former security at the Canadian Embassy in Port au Prince, have been detained in connection with the killing of Haiti’s president, according to a top Haitian Americans Official. James Solages was among six persons detained in the 36 hours since gunmen assassinated President […]

Read More

Across The California-Nevada Border, A Magnitude 6.0 Earthquake Occurs

July 9, 2021

SAN FRANCISCO — According to the US Geological Survey, an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.0 rocked the California-Nevada border Thursday afternoon, with many reported feeling the shaking hundreds of miles away. There were no reports of significant damage or injuries at the time. At 3:49 p.m., an earthquake hit around 250 miles (402 […]

Read More

Pfizer Study Suggests That Booster Shot Given 6 To 12 Months Later Is Likely Provide Best Protection Against COVID-19

July 9, 2021

Pfizer and BioNTech have presented preliminary findings from a trial on booster shot for its COVID-19 vaccine, claiming that neutralization titers are five to ten times greater after a third dosage given around six months after the second shot than after two primary doses. The businesses stated that they plan to provide “more conclusive data” […]

Read More
error: Content is protected !!