Wednesday, September 23, 2020

AP sources: Woman accused of sending ricin letter arrested

WASHINGTON (AP): A woman suspected of sending an envelope containing the poison ricin, which was addressed to White House, has been arrested at the...

AP source: Envelope addressed to White House contained ricin

WASHINGTON (AP): Federal officials intercepted an envelope addressed to the White House that contained the poison ricin, a law enforcement official told The Associated...

Another 860,000 Americans filed for unemployment aid last week

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Fox News): The number of Americans applying for state unemployment benefits inched down last week as the nation's labor market continued its gradual recovery...

US outlines sweeping plan to provide free COVID-19 vaccines

WASHINGTON (AP): The federal government outlined a sweeping plan Wednesday to make vaccines for COVID-19 available for free to all Americans, even as polls...

Another 884,000 Americans filed for unemployment aid last week

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Fox News): The number of Americans applying for state unemployment benefits hovered below 1 million again last week, reflecting a gradual recovery...

US employers hire 1.4M in August as unemployment falls to 8.4%

WASHINGTON (Fox News): The U.S. economy added 1.4 million jobs in August, indicating the pace of rehiring has eased amid growing fears the nation faces a slow recovery from...

Jobless claims fall to 881,000 but layoffs remain elevated

WASHINGTON (AP): The number of laid-off Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell to roughly 880,000 last week, a sign of possible improvement but evidence...

CDC tells states: Be ready to distribute vaccines on Nov. 1

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP): The federal government has told states to prepare for a coronavirus vaccine to be ready to distribute by Nov. 1. The timeline...

Labor Day gas prices expected to be lowest since 2004

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Travelers hitting the road for Labor Day weekend will be spending less to fill their gas tanks, according to a...

U.S. Postal Service initiates new Election Mail website

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WOWO) - The U.S. Postal Service has launched a new Election Mail website that will provide detailed information about voting by mail. The...

FDA issues Costco shrimp recall

INDIANA (Network Indiana): If you bought frozen shrimp from Costco, you might not want to eat it. The shrimp could be contaminated with Salmonella,...

Pharmacists can give childhood shots, U.S. officials say

NEW YORK (AP): Pharmacists in all 50 states will be authorized to give childhood vaccinations this fall under a new federal directive. Alex Azar, the...

Number of Americans filing for unemployment falls below 1M for first time since pandemic...

WASHINGTON (Fox News): The number of laid-off Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell below 1 million last week for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic started...

Unemployment rate falls to 10.2% in July as US adds 1.8M jobs

WASHINGTON (Fox News): The U.S. unemployment rate edged down to 10.2 percent in July even as a wave of new coronavirus cases forced most states...

Capital One slapped with $80M fine for 2019 data hack

WASHINGTON (Fox News): A top banking regulator has fined Capital One $80 million over a data breach last year that exposed the personal information...

Live music venues call for ‘Day of Action’ to save local stages

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WOWO) - The Indiana Independent Venue Alliance is calling for a community 'Day of Action' in efforts to keep Indiana's live music...

COVID-19 vaccine put to final test in thousands of volunteers

WASHINGTON (AP): The world’s biggest COVID-19 vaccine study got underway Monday with the first of 30,000 planned volunteers helping to test shots created by...

1.4 million seek jobless aid, first increase since March

WASHINGTON (AP): The number of laid-off Americans seeking unemployment benefits rose last week for the first time since the pandemic struck in March, evidence...

US secures 100 million doses of Pfizer, BioNTech experimental coronavirus vaccine

WASHINGTON (Fox News): The U.S. government has reached a $1.95 billion deal with Pfizer and BioNTech for 100 million doses of their experimental COVID-19...

UK coronavirus vaccine prompts immune response in early test

LONDON (AP): Scientists at Oxford University say their experimental coronavirus vaccine has been shown in an early trial to prompt a protective immune response...

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