Biden signs executive order to strengthen U.S. cybersecurity defenses after Colonial Pipeline hack

U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the COVID-19 response and the ongoing vaccination program at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on May 12, 2021 in Washington, DC. Drew Angerer | Getty Images WASHINGTON —  President Joe Biden signed an executive order Wednesday aimed at strengthening U.S. cybersecurity defenses, a move that follows a series […]
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CDC director defends widely criticized mask guidance: ‘We are following the science’

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky defended the agency’s Covid-19 mask guidance policies amid widespread criticism from lawmakers and health officials.   “These issues are complex, the science is evolving, the science is moving, and we are following the science each and every day and our guidance is evolving as the science […]
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CDC OKs Pfizer’s Covid vaccine for use in adolescents, clearing way for shots to begin Thursday

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Wednesday signed off on expanded usage of Pfizer and BioNTech‘s Covid-19 vaccine for 12- to 15-year-olds, clearing the way for pediatricians to start giving out the shots across the U.S. as early as Thursday. The recommendation from CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky comes hours after the Advisory Committee on […]
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Fortune Minerals: Aligning Infrastructure To Meet Canada’s Demand for Battery Metals

“There’s the alignment of the infrastructure, concern over critical minerals and demand for battery materials, so it’s all coming together nicely,” said Fortune Minerals CEO Robin Goad. Electric vehicle shift is poised to transform Canada’s miners according to Financial Times and Fortune Minerals Limited (TSX:FT,OTCQB:FTMDF) is up for the challenge as it develops a C$750m […]
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