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fda sept25 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday issued Final Rule to help provide more affordable drugs to American patients as part of the Safe Importation Action Plan. An Executive Order President Donald Trump signed in July allows states to import certain prescription drugs from Canada that can be sold in domestic market at a cheaper price. The final rule implements a provision of federal l

trump sept25 President Donald Trump on Thursday signed two executive orders implementing his "America First Healthcare Plan", which he promised to ensure highest standard of care anywhere in the world, cutting-edge treatments, state-of-the-art medicine, groundbreaking cures, and true health security for families. The first order Trump signed declares it is the policy of the Federal Government to protect indi

uscoronavirus sept25 As the coronavirus cases in the United States move closer to 7 million, the country's top infectious disease expert warned not to downplay the relevance of current public health measures such as wearing a mask, social distancing and washing hands even if an effective Covid-19 vaccine is developed and distributed nationwide. "I think if we can get 75 to 80 percent of the population vaccinated, I t

trumpbidenkamalaharris sept24 President Donald Trump, his Democratic rival Joe Biden, and Biden's running mate Kamala Harris find a place in TIME magazine's 100 most influential people of 2020 list. They were named in the 'leaders' category that also includes top U.S. infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, U.S. Attorney General William Barr, Chinese President Xi Jin Ping, German Chancellor An

joebidentrump sept24 President Donald Trump refused to commit to facilitate a peaceful transition of power after the presidential election outcome is declared. At a White House news conference on Wednesday, Trump was asked, "Win, lose, or draw in this election, will you commit here, today, for a peaceful transferal of power after the election." "Well, we're going to have to see what happens. You know that. I've been

uscoronavirus sept24 President Donald Trump announced that his administration is awarding $200 million of CARES Act funding to all 50 states to prepare to distribute a coronavirus vaccine to high-risk residents. Addressing a news conference at the White House, Trump said four vaccine candidates in the United States have reached the final stage of clinical trials, with Johnson & Johnson being the latest.

gasdieselcars sept24 California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed an executive order on Wednesday that bans the sale of new gasoline-powered vehicles in the state by 2035. With this, California plans to phase out the sale of all gasoline-powered vehicles and to drastically reduce demand for fossil fuel in its fight against climate change. The order directs the California Air Resources Board to develop a plan.

airforce sept23 Air Force Two, carrying Vice President Mike Pence, was forced to return to a New Hampshire airport after a bird hit the aircraft as it took off Tuesday. Pence was returning to the capital after attending an election campaign event at an airport hangar near the Manchester-Boston Regional Airport. The bird hit the engine of the plane, which returned to the airport out of "an abundance of caution,"

maternalhildhealth sept23 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has announced financial support of $360 million towards maternal and child health in the country. Out of this, $341 million was allocated to 55 states, territories and nonprofit organizations through the Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) Program, and $16 million to the State Maternal Health Innovation (State MHI) Pro

uscoronavirus sept23 Tuesday, coronavirus death toll in the United States crossed 200,000. With 994 additional deaths reporting in the last 24 hours, the national total reached 200814, as per Johns Hopkins University's latest data. After a lull in the number of infections, daily number of cases rose back to the levels seen at the beginning of this month. With the addition of 39,465 coronavirus-related cases in the

airline sept22 Key Republican senators Roger Wicker and Susan Collins on Monday introduced a Bill that would give U.S. airlines and ground contractors another $28.4 billion in payroll assistance as the industry braces for thousands of job cuts by next month. The Wicker-Collins bill proposes $11.2 billion in new funds and $17.4 billion from other unspent funds already announced for coronavirus relief measures.

detroitautoshow sept22 The Detroit auto show has again been postponed, this time to fall 2021. The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) was originally scheduled to take place in June this year, but it was moved to next summer as the TCF Center was converted as a field hospital in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The reimagined indoor and outdoor show will be held from September 28 to October 9, 2021. N

uscoronavirus sept22 The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention abruptly retracted its updated guidance that coronavirus can sthrough air. It comes three days after it published on its website a guidance under the title "How COVID-19 Spreads" that coronavirus "most commonly spreads through respiratory droplets or small particles, such as those in aerosols, produced when an infected person coughs, sneezes, sings

emmyawards 0921 Pop TV comedy Schitt's Creek scored a record-setting nine wins by sweeping every category in which it was nominated at the 72nd Emmy Awards. Schitt's Creek is a comedy about a successful businessman and his family who go bankrupt and move to a small town to start over. The Canadian series, which broadcast its sixth and final season this year, found massive success on Netflix. Catherine O'Hara (

usopen 0921 Bryson DeChambeau won the US Open Golf Championship with a decisive six-stroke victory over 54-hole leader Matthew Wolff in the final-round. DeChambeau, who began the second day behind overnight leader Wolff, carded a final-round, 3-under-par 67 on Sunday. By winning the first major title of his career, DeChambeau joined the ranks of Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods to capture an NCAA individual

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