Boosted Californians Getting COVID At Twice The Rate Of Those Vaccinated But Not BoostedPeople who are boosted are getting COVID at twice the rate of people who are vaccinated but not boosted. They're also being hospitalized at a higher rate. But experts say this doesn't mean you're twice as likely to get COVID after a boost.
Tampa judge strikes down CDC's mask mandate for travelersA federal judge in Tampa, Florida struck down on Monday the Biden administration's mask mandate for airplanes and other public transport methods.
CDC Lifts Risk Advisory For Traveling On CruisesOn Wednesday, the CDC removed its warning that recommended against people traveling on cruise ships because of COVID-19.
FDA authorizes second booster of COVID vaccine for ages 50 and overThe Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday it has authorized a new round of the Moderna or Pfizer and BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines.
Gov. DeSantis Pushes Back Against Corporate Masking, Business Owners RespondLocal businesses are responding after Florida state officials announced changes to Covid-19 masking guidance.
Hillsborough County Re-Opens Rental Assistance ProgramFamilies in Hillsborough County finding it difficult to pay rent now have access to help. A rental assistance program there just received more funding – to help those who were financially impacted due to the pandemic.
Local Fire Departments Experience EMT And Paramedic ShortageA the North River Fire District in Manatee County, officials say lately it’s been hard to hire paramedics.
U.S. truckers planning protest convoy, perhaps starting in L.A. for Super Bowl, DHS warnsThe Department of Homeland Security is warning U.S. law enforcement agencies that a group of truckers is planning a protest of COVID-19 vaccine mandates that could start as soon as this weekend in Los Angeles, site of the Super Bowl.
Medical Experts See Decline in Positive Pediatric Covid-19 CasesAfter the latest Covid-19 surge, Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital is finally beginning to see a decline in pediatric patients testing positive for the virus.
Stacey Abrams criticized after posing maskless surrounded by masked childrenDemocrat Stacey Abrams' campaign is assailing her critics after she posed for photos mask-less and surrounded by masked children during a visit to a Georgia school.
Hillsborough County Opens Up Program For Non-Profits To Receive COVID-19 Financial HelpThe new Safety Net Program will allow non-profits to apply for money that will make up for funding lost during the pandemic.