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Uvalde elementary school shooting: Texas Public Safety director says police response was 'abject failure'

Uvalde elementary school shooting: Texas Public Safety director says police response was ‘abject failure’

CNN — The director of the Texas Department of Public Safety on Tuesday slammed the law enforcement response to last month’s mass shooting in Uvalde as an “abject failure” and harshly criticized the decisions of Uvalde school district police chief Pedro “Pete” Arredondo. “There is compelling evidence that the law enforcement response to the attack …

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Senators agree on draft of gun violence bill after snags on abortion, 'red flags,' more

Senators agree on draft of gun violence bill after snags on abortion, ‘red flags,’ more

Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy, the top Democratic negotiator on a pending package to address gun violence, told reporters on Tuesday afternoon that a deal had been reached on the legislative text — and that the bill will be out soon. “We have an agreement and the text will be coming out very shortly,” Murphy said …

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Authorizes Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccines for Children Down to 6 Months of Age

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Authorizes Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccines for Children Down to 6 Months of Age

For Immediate Release: June 17, 2022 Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration authorized emergency use of the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine and the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine for the prevention of COVID-19 to include use in children down to 6 months of age.  For the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine, the FDA amended the emergency use authorization (EUA) …

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Vince McMahon steps down as WWE CEO following hush money allegations

Vince McMahon steps down as WWE CEO following hush money allegations

In the meantime, his daughter Stephanie McMahon, will serve as interim CEO and interim chairwoman, WWE (WWE) said in a statement Friday. McMahon won’t completely disappear from the company. He will retain his role related to WWE’s creative content while the investigation is ongoing, and will appear as a character during wrestling matches. The company …

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FDA authorizes Pfizer, Moderna vaccines for children as young as 6 months

FDA authorizes Pfizer, Moderna vaccines for children as young as 6 months

The Food and Drug Administration on Friday authorized Moderna’s and Pfizer’s Covid-19 shots for children as young as 6 months old, which makes nearly every person in the U.S. now eligible for vaccination. The FDA decision comes after its committee of independent vaccine experts voted unanimously to recommend the shots after weighing their safety and …

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