US CDC says 219,381,466 individuals have received at least one dose of Covid-19 vaccine as of Oct 20 VS 219,161,368 till Oct 19
Biden’s Japan envoy pick vows to make Nissan executive case a priority
Rahm Emanuel, nominee to be the next United States ambassador to Tokyo, vowed at his Senate confirmation hearing on Wednesday to prioritise the case of an American former Nissan Motor executive.
Supply bottlenecks, labor shortages slowed US growth: Fed
Lawyer: Items linked to Brian Laundrie found in Florida park
Biden ambassador pick dubs China ‘aggressor’
President Joe Biden’s nominee to be ambassador to Beijing on Wednesday dubbed China aggressive and untrustworthy.
Biden administration move could block Minnesota copper mine
Mistrial declared in ex-Nevada inmate’s 2nd Colorado trial
The trial of a former Nevada prison inmate accused of the 1984 killing of a suburban Denver woman has ended in a mistrial after his lawyers requested an evaluation to determine if he is mentally competent to stand trial.
Trump golf club under new criminal probe over taxes
Donald Trump’s company is under criminal investigation by a district attorney in a New York City suburb into whether it misled officials to cut taxes for a golf course there.
Human remains found in Florida wilderness where authorities are searching for Gabby Petito’s fiance Brian Laundrie
US Naval facility in Maryland given ‘all clear’ after bomb threat
Police: Man fatally shoots 2, wounds 2, then kills himself
Three people were killed and two others critically wounded in a shooting at a home in a southeastern Wisconsin city, and police believe the shooter is among the dead
New York orders police vaccinations as officers across US resist
Biden heads to hometown Scranton to push his troubled spending agenda
President Joe Biden was headed Wednesday to his blue collar birthplace of Scranton, Pennsylvania, to make the case for ambitious infrastructure and social spending plans that feuding Democrats appeared closer.
US DOJ says 8 Nigerian nationals charged with conspiring to engage in internet scams and money laundering from South Africa
Giuliani associate decides not to testify at criminal trial
An associate of Rudy Giuliani told a federal judge Wednesday that he will not testify at his own trial on charges alleging he used a Russian financier’s money to make donations to US political candidates.
Jill Biden spoke candidly Wednesday about the challenges of her job as first lady and the unexpected scrutiny she’s experienced in a position she never imagined having when she was young.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are expected to take up the FDA decisions and make their own recommendations on Thursday.
Expected to include allowing the mixing and matching of the Covid-19 booster doses among the three US manufacturers – Pfizer, Moderna and J&J
US Defense Secretary visits Romania amid Black Sea tour
FDA official: Booster announcements coming Wednesday
US regulators expect to rule Wednesday on authorising booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccines.