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FDA advisers recommend updating COVID booster shots for fall

FDA advisers recommend updating COVID booster shots for fall

At least some U.S. adults may get updated COVID-19 shots this fall, as government advisers voted Tuesday that it’s time to tweak booster doses to better match the most recent virus variants. Advisers to the Food and Drug Administration wrestled with how to modify doses now when there’s no way to know how the rapidly …

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FDA advisers recommend updating COVID booster shots for the fall

FDA advisers recommend updating COVID booster shots for the fall

A health worker administers a dose of a COVID-19 vaccine during a vaccination clinic in Chester, Pa., on Dec. 15, 2021. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption toggle caption Matt Rourke/AP A health worker administers a dose of a COVID-19 vaccine during a vaccination clinic in Chester, Pa., on Dec. 15, 2021. Matt Rourke/AP Some U.S. adults …

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Here’s Hyundai’s next electric vehicle, the Ioniq 6 sedan

Here’s Hyundai’s next electric vehicle, the Ioniq 6 sedan

Enlarge / Streamlined aircraft of the 1930s and 1940s were an inspiration for the Hyundai Ioniq 6. Hyundai The physical unveiling of the Hyundai Prophecy concept car was an early casualty of COVID, originally scheduled for the hastily canceled 2020 Geneva auto show. That didn’t stop it from blowing my socks off once Hyundai sent some …

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Stagflation, reflation, soft landing or a slump --- what Wall Street expects in the second half of 2022

U.S. stocks turn lower after weak consumer-confidence reading

U.S. stocks gave up early gains to turn lower Tuesday after a consumer-confidence reading came in weaker than expected. What’s happening The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA was down 185 points, or 0.6%, at 31,253. The S&P 500 SPX fell 38 points, or 1%, to 3,862. The Nasdaq Composite COMP dropped 202 points, or 1.8%, …

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Indian rupee hits record low amid concerns over sustained inflation

Indian rupee hits record low amid concerns over sustained inflation

The Indian rupee hit record lows against the US currency on Tuesday after higher oil prices raised concerns of sustained inflation, although intermittent dollar selling by the central bank helped limit losses. The rupee dropped as much as 0.6 per cent to 78.775 versus the dollar, surpassing a previous all-time low of 78.39 hit last …

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Tesla Stock Hits Resistance As Q2 Deliveries Loom

Tesla Stock Hits Resistance As Q2 Deliveries Loom

Tesla (TSLA) is likely to announce global production and delivery data for the second quarter later this week, after the Covid lockdowns and restrictions significantly reduced Shanghai plant production for much of the quarter. CEO Elon Musk has also cited supply-chain woes for limiting output elsewhere. Tesla stock rose Tuesday. X Wall Street has revised …

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Companies Scramble to Work Out Policies Related to Employee Abortions

These Companies Will Cover Travel Expenses for Employee Abortions

Ms. Jackel said the policy had strong support from both employees and investors, though the company declined to say if anyone had used it. “It makes good business sense,” Ms. Jackel added. “There’s no reason we should be putting our employees in the position of having to choose between keeping their job or carrying out …

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Crypto exchange CoinFlex is raising $47 million through a new coin after a major investor fails to pay debt

Crypto exchange CoinFlex is raising $47 million through a new coin after a major investor fails to pay debt

A cryptocurrency price crash and the onset of a new so-called “crypto winter” has left many companies in the industry facing a liquidity crisis. Artur Widak | Nurphoto | Getty Images Cryptocurrency exchange CoinFlex on Tuesday issued a new token to raise funds in a bid to restart withdrawals for its customers, after one client …

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As inflation soars, Black Americans bear the brunt of rising grocery, gas and housing prices

As inflation soars, Black Americans bear the brunt of rising grocery, gas and housing prices

Johnson said she’s been trying to save money by cooking more at home and packing her husband’s lunches instead of eating out at restaurants. The metro Atlanta couple postponed buying a house after watching home prices soar in the last year. Johnson, an elementary school teacher, is also concerned about being able to afford child …

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