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Interim Recommendations of the Advisory Committee ...

Interim Recommendations of the Advisory Committee …

Recommendations for the Use of the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine in Children Aged 6 Months–5 Years and the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine in Children Aged 6 Months–4 Years Data reviewed with the EtR Framework supported the use of COVID-19 vaccine in children aged 6 months–5 years. COVID-19 is a major public health problem among young children. As …

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Senate Judiciary Committee targets MLB's antitrust exemption

Senate Judiciary Committee targets MLB’s antitrust exemption

The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee has set its sights on Major League Baseball’s century-old antitrust exemption.  Bipartisan members of the committee, including chair Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and ranking member Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, have sent a letter to the non-profit Advocates for Minor Leaguers requesting further information on the antitrust exemption and its interplay with …

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Daniel Snyder is resisting subpoena, House oversight committee says

Daniel Snyder is resisting subpoena, House oversight committee says

Placeholder while article actions load Washington Commanders owner Daniel Snyder has “refused to accept service” of a subpoena by the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, the committee said Monday. Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.), the committee’s chairwoman, announced during Wednesday’s Capitol Hill hearing on the Commanders’ workplace that she would issue the subpoena in …

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Meeting of the International Health Regulations (2005) Emergency Committee 
regarding the multi-country monkeypox outbreak

Meeting of the International Health Regulations (2005) Emergency Committee regarding the multi-country monkeypox outbreak

The WHO Director-General has the pleasure of transmitting the Report of the Meeting of the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR) Emergency Committee regarding the multi-country monkeypox outbreak, held on 23 June 2022, from 12:00 to 17:00 Geneva time (CEST). The WHO Director-General concurs with the advice offered by the IHR Emergency Committee regarding the multi-country …

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IHR Emergency Committee regarding the multi-country outbreak of monkeypox

IHR Emergency Committee regarding the multi-country outbreak of monkeypox

The Director-General of WHO is convening an Emergency Committee under Article 48 of the International Health Regulations in relation to the current outbreak of monkeypox virus. The meeting will take place on 23 June 2022 and is open only to members and advisors of the Emergency Committee.  The objectives of this meeting are to provide …

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U.S. House Oversight Committee will subpoena Commanders owner Daniel Snyder to testify before Congress

U.S. House Oversight Committee will subpoena Commanders owner Daniel Snyder to testify before Congress

Washington Commanders owner Daniel Snyder did not join NFL commissioner Roger Goodell in testifying before the U.S. House of Representatives’ Oversight Committee on Wednesday, despite requests to do so. Now, he will be legally compelled to appear before Congress. Commitee chairwoman Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.) announced during Wednesday’s hearing that she will issue a …

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Eileen Gu, 18, speaking at the Time 100 conference in June, where she announced that she accepted a position with the Salt Lake City bid for the upcoming winter Olympic games

California-born Olympian Eileen Gu now working for Salt Lake City Olympic bid committee

Eileen Gu, the California-born freestyle skier who reportedly made tens of millions while competing for China in the Beijing Olympics, has taken a job with the committee behind Salt Lake City’s bid for the upcoming winter games.      The 18-year-old was raised in a wealthy San Francisco neighborhood and was educated at leafy private academies there, but …

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