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Trump FDA Chief Slams Biden Vaccine Mandate. It Hardened Opposition, Became Political

The Biden administration’s controversial vaccine/testing mandate was designed to boost immunizations nationwide, but it may have had the opposite effect by hardening the attitudes of opponents, says the Trump administration’s FDA commissioner.The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday struck down the mandate for large employers, ruling that Congress did not give the Occupational Safety and Health…

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NASA Announces a New Chief Scientist and Senior Climate Advisor

NASA Administrator Bill Nelson announced that Dr. Katherine Calvin will serve the agency in dual roles as chief scientist and senior climate advisor effective Monday…

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Harris is a former JGR car chief who will serve as McDowell’s 2022 crew chief

Harris has quite the resume. Previously, he worked as a car chief with Martin Truex Jr. and Joe Gibbs Racing/Furniture Row. He was part of the 2017 championship-winning team and has been a part of over two dozen Cup victories.“Blake has proven to be championship leader who is ready to take McDowell and our No…

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Pentagon Chief Tests Positive For COVID-19, Reports Mild Signs

U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has said that, while on leave at home, he developed COVID-19 symptoms on Jan. 2 and has subsequently tested positive for the virus. “My symptoms are mild, and I am following my physician’s directions,” he said in a statement on Sunday. In the past week, Austin has not been in…

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Instagram’s Chief Outlines Key Areas of Focus in 2022

Throughout 2021, we saw Instagram copy virtually everything that TikTok has to offer, and according to Instagram chief Adam Mosseri, you can expect even more of the same in 2022, as the platform looks to focus on its key areas of growth – and in particular, consolidating its video formats to maximize engagement. In the…

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Police Chief Told Cops Where to Get Fake Vaccine Cards

T.J. Smith (Oakboro Police Department)A small-town police chief in North Carolina is on unpaid leave after he told fellow cops where they could get a proof-of-vaccination card without actually being vaccinated, according to local media. T.J. Smith, who heads up the Oakboro Police Department—about an hour outside of Charlotte—was suspended for two weeks and placed on…

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Halo: Today’s Master Chief Collection Receives an Equippable Grunt Plush

The next round of Halo: The Master Chief Collection’s anniversary cosmetics have dropped today, with the new goodies on offer including an Xbox-themed backpack, a black-and-green Magnum skin, and an equippable Grunt plush.The new items for Halo 3 multiplayer come as part of an extended Halo Anniversary event, which started dropping themed cosmetics back at…

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Chief Justice Rejects Request to Block Travel Mask Mandate

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts has turned down a request to block the federal rule requiring face masks on airplanes while the case works its way through the federal system. Roberts didn’t comment in dismissing an emergency request by Michael Seklecki…

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NASA chief Bill Nelson condemns Russian anti-satellite test

Home News Spaceflight NASA Administrator Bill Nelson speaks at a press briefing at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, in July 2021. (Image credit: Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) NASA Administrator Bill Nelson has condemned a Russian anti-satellite test on Monday (Nov. 15) that put the International Space Station at risk of colliding with…

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UN chief says global warming goal on ‘life support’

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the goal of limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius (2.7 F) is “on life support” as U.N. climate talks enter their final days, but he added that “until the last moment, hope should be maintained.”In an exclusive interview Thursday with The Associated Press, Guterres…