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Health Apr 13U.S. recommends ‘pause’ for J&J vaccine over clot reports
The U.S. is recommending a "pause" in administration of the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to investigate reports of potentially dangerous blood clots.
Politics Apr 01WATCH: Biden holds first Cabinet meeting amid infrastructure push
President Joe Biden used his first Cabinet meeting to promote his new infrastructure plan, but the gathering had a very different look and tone from those held by his predecessor.
Nation Apr 01Biden calls on celebrity partners, community leaders to boost COVID vaccinations
The Biden administration is unveiling a coalition of community, religious and celebrity partners to promote COVID-19 shots as it seeks to overcome vaccine hesitancy.
Health Mar 29WATCH: CDC director has feeling of ‘impending doom’ amid new spike
Speaking during a virtual White House briefing, Dr. Rochelle Walensky grew emotional as she reflected on her experience treating COVID-19 patients who are alone at the end of their lives.
Nation Mar 24WATCH: Biden holds first news conference since becoming president
President Joe Biden at his first news conference Thursday left the door open to pushing for fundamental changes in Senate procedures to muscle key elements of his agenda past firm Republican opposition.
Nation Mar 19Biden eyes new goal after U.S. clears 100 million shots since Jan. 20
The United States has cleared President Joe Biden’s goal of injecting 100 million coronavirus shots, more than a month before his target date of his 100th day in office.
Nation Mar 19WATCH: Biden, Harris offer solace to grieving Asian Americans
For Asian Americans, 2020 was a year of political success and newfound influence. But it was also a time of vulnerability to racist assaults.
Health Mar 19WATCH: COVID-19 task force holds briefing as U.S. hits 100 million vaccinations goal
With the U.S. closing in on President Joe Biden’s goal of injecting 100 million coronavirus vaccinations weeks ahead of his target date, officials say the nation is now in position to help supply neighbors Canada and Mexico with shots.
Health Mar 18Biden plans to send COVID-19 shots to Mexico, Canada
The U.S. is planning to send a combined 4 million doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to Mexico and Canada in its first export of shots, the White House said Thursday.
Politics Mar 18WATCH: Biden says U.S. to hit 100 million vaccination goal on Friday
Ahead of Biden's remarks, the White House said it was finalizing plans to send a combined 4 million doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to Mexico and Canada in its first export of shots.