UK Regulator Warns that Pfizer Vaccine Could Cause Allergic Reactions

UK Regulator Warns that Pfizer Vaccine Could Cause Allergic Reactions

In a new update, the British Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency issued a warning that those with a “significant history” of allergic reactions should not use the new Pfizer coronavirus vaccine. The warning was issued after two people in Britain’s National Health Service who received the vaccine experienced allergic …

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Attorney General Breaks With Trump over Alleged Voter Fraud

Attorney General Breaks With Trump over Alleged Voter Fraud

Attorney General William Barr has publicly broken with the White House over unfounded allegations of voter fraud in the 2020 election. Despite having no evidence of such fraud, Donald Trump has repeatedly claimed that widespread fraud led to his loss to challenger Joe Biden. The president-elect has maintained that he …

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Moderna to Seek Emergency Authorization for COVID-19 Vaccine

Moderna to Seek Emergency Authorization for COVID-19 Vaccine

On Monday, Moderna announced that it plans to seek emergency authorization for its COVID-19 vaccine, making it the second drug maker to push to a record-breaking authorization request. Earlier this month, Pfizer sought similar authorization for their own COVID-19 vaccine. These vaccines, coupled with a similar one being created by …

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Pressure Mounts on Trump as States Certify Election Results

Pressure Mounts on Trump as States Certify Election Results

The election was not the decisive repudiation of Donald Trump that some pollsters predicted, but, in the end, it is clear that the incumbent did not secure reelection. Challenger Joe Biden is projected to finish the race with 306 Electoral College votes, well over the 270 he needed to win …

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Trump Fires Cybersecurity Head Chris Krebs

Trump Fires Cybersecurity Head Chris Krebs

Department of Homeland Security official Chris Krebs, former director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, has been fired by Donald Trump. The firing was announced on Twitter Tuesday evening, with Trump characterizing Krebs’ recent statements regarding election fraud as “highly inaccurate.” Krebs’ agency released a statement Tuesday affirming that …

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President Elect Biden Prepares to Focus on Coronavirus Pandemic

President Elect Biden Prepares to Focus on Coronavirus Pandemic

On Saturday, major news outlets projected that Joe Biden has become the president-elect, citing victories in pivotal states like Pennsylvania and Georgia. Biden is on track to a convincing Electoral College win, and appears to have won the popular vote by some four million votes. This has not stopped the …

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Election Night: No Clear Winner (Yet) for President

Election Night: No Clear Winner (Yet) for President

As of Wednesday morning, there is no clear winner yet in the US presidential race. While Republicans were forecast by pollsters to have a rough night on Tuesday, the race ended up being significantly closer than many expected. At the time of this writing, it appears as though Joe Biden …

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