3.5 Million Black American Households Have A Negative Net Worth, New Study FindsAn estimated 19% of Black American families, roughly 3.5 million households, have a negative net worth because of a history of discriminatory policies from the government and private industry that has hindered their accumulation of wealth over time, according to a new McKinsey & Company study released Thursday.
Delta Variant Will Likely Become Dominant Covid-19 Strain In US, CDC Chief SaysThe Delta variant of Covid-19 is expected to become the dominant strain in the United States, and it's further reason why people need to ramp up the vaccination pace, said the director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Cases Of Delta Covid-19 Variant Are 'Rapidly Increasing' In US, Expert Says
Where Inflation Is Taking A Breather: Your Doctor's OfficePrices are rising rapidly in every corner of the economy as it emerges from the pandemic. But some areas are bucking that trend.
Dangerous Covid Variants Could Set Back National Progress Against The Pandemic, Officials WarnWith declining rates of Covid-19 infections and deaths across the US, more cities and states have lifted safety restrictions in anticipation of a better summer.
States That Fall Well Below Vaccinating 70% Of Adults Are 'Sitting Ducks' For An Outbreak, Expert WarnsThe US is pushing to have 70% of adults get at least one dose of the Covid-19 vaccine by July 4, but an expert said that number is important to reach at the state level too -- and those states who are falling well below may be vulnerable to another outbreak.
Dr. Fauci Says He's Cautiously Optimistic US Will Be Able To Vaccinate Children Under 12 By ThanksgivingDr. Anthony Fauci is "cautiously optimistic" that children younger than 12 will be eligible to get a Covid-19 vaccine by Thanksgiving, he said on CNN's New Day on Thursday.
Actor Gavin MacLeod Of 'The Love Boat' And 'Mary Tyler Moore' Dies At Age 90Gavin MacLeod, known most notably for his television roles on “The Love Boat” and “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” died today at his home in Palm Desert at the age of 90.
Employers Can Legally Offer Incentives To Employees To Get VaccinatedEmployers can offer incentives to employees to get vaccinated for Covid-19, according to new guidance from the federal Equal Opportunity Employment Commission.
2 Dead, 12 Injured In Shooting At New Jersey House PartyA family house party in South Jersey turned into a crime scene where at least two people were fatally shot and 12 others were wounded, state police said.
U.S. Attorney General Announces Task Force to Combat COVID-19 FraudU.S. Attorney General Merrick B. Garland announced the establishment of the COVID-19 Fraud Enforcement Task Force to tackle COVID-19 related fraud.
8 Dead In Shooting At FedEx Facility In IndianapolisIndianapolis police say eight people were killed and five others wounded at a FedEx facility on the city's southwest side late Thursday. They say it appears the suspected gunman killed himself. He wasn't included in the death toll of eight.
FDA, CDC Recommend ‘Pause’ For Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine Over Clot ReportsThe U.S. is recommending a “pause” in administration of the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to investigate reports of potentially dangerous blood clots.
FBI Releases New Videos Of 10 People Wanted In 'Most Egregious' Attacks On Police Officers During Capitol RiotsThe FBI on Thursday released videos of ten people the agency said are suspects in the "most egregious assaults" on police officers during the deadly January 6 riots at the U.S. Capitol.
White Supremacist Propaganda Hits All-Time High, Anti-Defamation League SaysA new report says white supremacist propaganda hit an all-time high in 2020. According to the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), there were more than 5,000 cases across the United States.