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Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Works in Kids Ages 5 to 11
Pfizer says its COVID-19 vaccine works for children ages 5 to 11.
Last Troops Exit Afghanistan, Ending America’s Longest War
The United States has completed its withdrawal from Afghanistan, ending America's longest war and closing a sad two-decade chapter in military history.
Sources: U.S. to Recommend COVID Vaccine Boosters at 8 Months
U.S. health experts are expected to recommend COVID-19 vaccine boosters for all Americans, regardless of age, eight months after they received their second dose of the shot.
Chauvin Gets 22 1/2 Years in Prison for George Floyd’s Death
Former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin has been sentenced to 22 1/2 years in prison for the murder of George Floyd.
FDA Approves Much-Debated Alzheimer’s Drug Panned by Experts
Government health officials have approved the first drug that they say may help slow Alzheimer's disease.
State Seeks 30 Years for Chauvin; Defense Wants Time Served
Prosecutors are seeking a 30-year sentence for the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in the death of George Floyd, but a defense attorney is asking that Derek Chauvin be sentenced to probation and time already served.
Americans Urged to Get Colon Cancer Screening Earlier
Americans should start getting screened for colon cancer earlier, at age 45 instead of waiting until they're 50.
McDonald’s Raising US Workers’ Pay in Company-Owned Stores
McDonald's is raising pay at 650 company-owned stores in the U.S. as part of its push to hire thousands of new workers in a tight labor market.
Pfizer COVID-19 Shot Expanded to US Children as Young as 12
The U.S. is expanding use of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine to children as young as 12.
Prosecutors Seek Higher Sentence for Chauvin in Floyd Death
Prosecutors are asking a judge to give Derek Chauvin a penalty that’s more severe than state guidelines call for when he is sentenced in June for George Floyd's death.
For Three Ex-cops, Will Blaming Chauvin for Floyd’s Death Work?
With Derek Chauvin convicted of murder in George Floyd’s death, activists and the Floyd family are turning their attention to this summer's trial for the other three officers involved in his May 2020 arrest.
Court record: Chauvin to be Sentenced June 16 in Floyd Death
A Minnesota court has set a June sentencing date for Derek Chauvin, who was convicted of murder and manslaughter in the death of George Floyd.