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New York officials confirm 5 cases of omicron Covid variant across state

An advertisement outside a hospital promoting COVID-19 testing in New York City on November 19, 2021. Spencer Platt | Getty Images Five cases have been confirmed in New York by the governor of Covid-19. Kathy Hochul spoke out late Thursday night, just hours after the discovery of Covid-19 variants in Minnesota-Colorado. At a press conference, […]

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Biden says no lockdowns, won’t expand vaccine mandates this winter

U.S. president Joe Biden talks about the plans of his administration to defeat coronavirus diseases (COVID-19), and the rise of Omicron variants during his visit at the National Institutes of Health. This was on December 2, 2021 in Bethesda Maryland. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters President Joe BidenOn Thursday, he stated that his plans to combat […]

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CEOs across economy agree on one big 2022 prediction: More volatility

CEOs in the entire economy believed that 2022 would be a good year before Covid’s omicron-based variant. Do they believe so? Recent survey by the Business Roundtable revealed confidence about the outlookbut it was done before any cases of omicron were discovered. On Wednesday, as the first omicron case in the U.S. was revealed in […]

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Thousands could lose or sell homes

New Mexico is experiencing a new era of housing construction. E+ | E+ | Getty Images As Covid-related mortgage bailouts expire, thousands of homeowners may lose their homes. When the pandemic strike early last year in the United States, large banks and mortgage servicesrs launched emergency programs, which shut down huge swathes. Many homeowners could […]

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Minnesota reports second U.S. omicron case in resident who traveled to NYC

Outside a hospital, a sign advertises COVID-19 Testing on November 19, 2021 in New York City. Spencer Platt | Getty Images According to the Minnesota Department of Health, Thursday was confirmed by Minnesota’s public health officials that there is a second case in the United States of the omicron Covid variant. The victim had just […]

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Biden asks businesses to proceed with vaccine mandate after omicron variant arrives in U.S.

U.S. President Joe Biden talks about the efforts of his administration to alleviate supply chain problems during holiday season at the White House, Washington, December 1, 2021. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters President Joe BidenOn Thursday, the Administration asked companies to accept the Covid-19 vaccination and testing requirements. This is despite the fact that the rule […]

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First U.S. omicron patient fully vaccinated and has mild symptoms

Gov. Gavin Newsom answers questions at a press conference about COVID-19 and housing for homeless vets held at West Los Angeles VA Medical Center Los Angeles, Wednesday, November 10, 2021. Sarah Reingewirtz – MediaNews Group Los Angeles Daily News | MediaNews Group | Los Angeles Daily News via Getty Images Californian Covid-19 victim who test […]

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Economic outlook is strong for next 6 months, top CEOs say in survey

A customer takes her purchase to Fashion Outlets of Chicago Rosemont of Greater Chicago Area (IL) on Nov 26, 2021. Xinhua News Agency – Getty Images| Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images The Business Roundtable announced Wednesday that strong consumer demand has fueled a surge of optimism among CEOs about the economy for the next […]

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FDA advisory panel narrowly endorses Merck’s oral Covid treatment pill, despite reduced efficacy

This illustration was taken in Poland, November 5, 2021. It shows a medicine pill with the Merck logo on it and the words “Molnupiravir” and “COVID-19”. Jakub Porzycki | NurPhoto | Getty Images The use of’shortening’ was narrowly approved by a panel from the Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday. MerckRidgeback Biotherapeutics’ Oral Covid Treatment […]

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Elizabeth Warren ally Richard Cordray under discussion for Fed bank supervisor

The Democratic chairman of the Senate Banking Committee said Tuesday that he is talking with the White House about nominating Richard Cordray, who was the first director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, to be the Federal Reserve’s top banking regulator. CNBC reported that Sen. Sherrod brown, D-Ohio said he had spoken with the Biden administration […]