Worries over interest rates and the rapidly-spreading omicron variant have shaken investors and caused stocks to fall, while also threatening the country’s ongoing economic recovery.
The CDC approved booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson shots as well as the ability for recipients to mix and match vaccine brands as the push for widespread booster shots across the country continues.
The Virginia governor received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, which requires one shot. Nearly 1.8 million people who live in Virginia – about 21% of the state’s population – have been vaccinated with at least one dose of the coronavirus vaccine.
His plans include a lifted stay-at-home order, altered alcohol curfew and adjusted caps on outdoor social gatherings.
The foundation said that it plans to make up to 3,000 microgrants of $1,000 each to people who it believes need it most.
Funeral home employees were among the first essential workers to receive the COVID vaccine.
Pres. Biden has projected that every American who wants a vaccination can get one by the end of July.
The interim superintendent of the institute said measures have been implemented to slow the virus’s spread.
Growers and sellers are expecting a demand for smaller turkeys as limited gathering sizes are recommended because of COVID-19.
Training is looking different for high school teams this year under new COVID-19 guidelines.