Sims, who had been reported missing, was found in good condition at a Los Angeles-area hospital.
Malaysia has granted conditional approval for the COVID-19 vaccine made by Pfizer and BioNTech to be used as a booster shot, the health ministry said on Friday. The approval allows the vaccine to be used only on adults aged 18 and above, at least six months after they have received their second dose, the ministry said in a statement. Authorities earlier said booster shots would not be compulsory but were highly recommended for those in vulnerable and high-risk groups.
TOKYO (Reuters) -Japan has struck a deal with Pfizer Inc to be supplied with another 120 million COVID-19 vaccine doses from January 2022, its health ministry said on Friday. Japan kicked off its inoculation effort in February using imported doses of the shot developed by Pfizer and BioNTech SE. After a late start, about 63% of Japan's population is now fully vaccinated, exceeding the level in the United States.
Over video calls from her bed in a Texas intensive care unit, Paige Ruiz gazed at the newborn girl who had gone home without her. Taking in baby Celeste's round cheeks, brown eyes and fine hair, she sometimes became so overcome with longing that she started crying, recalled her mother, Robin Zinsou. Then crying would turn to coughing, and Ruiz would have to hang up.Subscribe to The Post Most 韻達香港letter for the most important and interesting stories from The Washington Post. Those calls, painful
Brazil is in talks to buy up to 150 million doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for next year, according to a document sent by the Health Ministry to a Senate inquiry on Thursday. The document was shared with the inquiry, which is probing Brazil's handling of the pandemic, after senators requested information on plans for the country's vaccination campaign next year. The Health Ministry said it was negotiating the purchase of 100 million doses with Pfizer, with a possibility of acquiring another 50 million doses.
“Police in schools are symbolic … Schools with school resource officers are not necessarily any safer.”
“To protect children, someone should stand guard.”
“Every dollar spent on police … would be better invested in trained professionals that support, not criminalize children.”
“Let’s not involve law enforcement too soon when no one is under threat. But the simple fact is that some kids should face arrest.”
“No school police officer patrolling the halls denotes safety; rather, they denote a walking threat.”