Washington, D.C. – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated it's guidance on mask wearing and COVID-19 yesterday.
"Much of the internet has stopped working amid a widespread outage across different apps and websites." This is according to a report from the Independent.
Health care providers are reporting increases in deaths and hospitalizations related to intentional ingestion or inhalation of nitrite products for recreational use, including sexual experience enhancement.
Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. (JJCI) is voluntarily recalling all lots of five NEUTROGENA® and AVEENO® aerosol sunscreen product lines to the consumer level.
Harrisburg, Pa. -- Changes to Unemployment Compensation requirements have taken effect in Pennsylvania.
Las Vegas – UFC® continues its run of events at UFC APEX with a pivotal bout in the stacked lightweight division as No. 9 ranked contender Islam Makhachev intends to prove that he is worthy of title contention when he takes on fellow rising star No. 14 Thiago Moises. In the co-main event, wo…
New York, NY. - Scientists from the Regeneron Genetics Center, in coordination with 645,000 volunteers from the United Kingdom, United States, and Mexico, have discovered rare mutations in the GPR75 gene that are associated with protection against obesity.
Washington, DC. - “Generations ago, the federal government recognized that without affordable access to electricity, Americans couldn’t fully participate in modern society and the modern economy. Broadband internet is the new electricity," said U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack.
Washington, D.C. - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced an extension of the moratorium on foreclosures from properties financed by USDA Single-Family Housing Direct and Guaranteed loans. The extension lasts until July 31, 2021.
Washington, D.C. -- U.S. Representatives Mary Gay Scanlon (Pa.-05) and Mariannette Miller Meeks (Iowa-02) have introduced the bipartisan Courtroom Dogs Act to the House in an effort to give the Department of Justice authority to create a standardized best practice guide for the use of suppor…
Washington, DC - Nitrite "poppers" are a class of drugs often used recreationally or for sexual enhancement, though they are usually marketed as nail polish removers or cleaning products.
Washington, DC - Since November of 2020, U.S. Rep. Fred Keller and several of his colleagues have been calling for the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC) to start catching up with a massive backlog of over 500,000 vital information requests from veterans and their families.
Glassboro, Nj. - Memorial Day is a distant memory and summer vacation season is upon us, with the Fourth of July serving as one of the summer's biggest travel times.
Washington, D.C. - United States Department of Agriculture Deputy Under Secretary for Rural Development Justin Maxson has unveiled a resource guide to help rural community leaders start and expand employment opportunities and access resources for training, recruiting, and creating a sustaina…
Philadelphia, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf joined state Senator Anthony H. Williams, other state and local officials, and community leaders to discuss coordinated efforts to reduce gun violence in Philadelphia and across the Commonwealth.
Following a thorough safety review, including two meetings of the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have determined that the recommended pause regarding the use of the Johnson &…
Federal prisons went into lockdown on Saturday, as the country prepares for the possibility of violence in the days leading up to the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.
Mt. Sterling, Ky. – Nestlé Prepared Foods announced a recall of approximately 762,615 pounds of frozen not-ready-to-eat pepperoni Hot Pockets after receiving four customer complaints about shards of glass and hard plastic, including one minor oral injury. Affected products were produced betw…