Home COVID-19

COVID-19

Order in Georgia courtrooms to gavel back in as in-person hearings...

For the first time since last spring, the Georgia Supreme Court's nine justices, attorneys, and other courthouse regulars are set to return Wednesday morning...

‘Get a shot and have a beer’: Biden touts free brew...

WASHINGTON — Free child care during COVID-19 vaccine appointments. Late-night appointment slots on Fridays. And free beer for everybody 21 or older if President Joe Biden’s...

Calendar and courts conspire against federal pandemic eviction moratorium

Mableton's Porsha Greene lost her job as a caregiver late last year and now is worried about falling further behind paying rent at her...

Kemp set to sign order prohibiting public school mask requirements

Gov. Brian Kemp says he will sign an executive order as soon as Friday preventing state agencies and public schools from requiring masks. “Georgians know...

Critics: Georgia’s halt to $300 weekly jobless benefits won’t spur workforce

Amanda Shorts had a great job as a project assistant for a civil engineering firm before COVID-19 came to Georgia. Now, she is one...

CDC: You can ditch the mask when indoors if fully vaccinated

WASHINGTON — Americans fully vaccinated against COVID-19 do not need to wear a mask in most situations, indoors and outdoors, federal health officials said in an...

Georgia joins GOP states in curbing unemployment aid for jobless Move...

Georgia will pull out of several federal programs boosting benefits for the unemployed this June in an attempt to drive more Georgians back to...

More than $350B in federal cash starts rolling out to states,...

WASHINGTON — States, cities and counties can begin to tap their share of the $350 billion in federal funds intended to spur a national...

CDC advisory panel signs off on Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for kids...

WASHINGTON — A federal advisory panel is recommending that Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine be administered to adolescents between 12 and 15 years old, making it the...

CDC panel set to act on plan green-lighting Pfizer vaccine for...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Monday signed off on expanding the use of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine to children ages 12...
Adjust Font Size