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Opinion | The C.D.C. and F.D.A. Can Work Better Together
Dr. Sharfstein is a professor at the Bloomberg School of Public Health at Johns Hopkins. He was principal deputy commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration from 2009 to 2011.
New York and other north-eastern US states see a rapid fall in Covid cases
New York City and some north-eastern US states appear to be seeing rapid decreases in their numbers of Covid-19 cases in recent days, raising the possibility that the Omicron wave has now already peaked in some parts of America.
Russia denies looking for pretext to invade Ukraine
MOSCOW - Russia's top diplomat angrily rejected U.S. allegations that Moscow was preparing a pretext to invade Ukraine, as Russian troops that are amassed near the Ukraine border launched more drills Monday.
Analysis | Cyberattacks on Ukraine Could Spread Globally
In cyberwarfare, the toughest question to answer definitively is "Who did it?"
Russia denies looking for pretext to invade Ukraine
Russia's top diplomat has angrily rejected US allegations that it was preparing a pretext to invade Ukraine as Russian troops have remained concentrated near the border.
The C.D.C.'s New Challenge? Grappling With Imperfect Science
The Omicron coronavirus variant is moving much faster than researchers can, worsening a longstanding problem: The agency must make tough decisions with scant data.
Yes, private insurers are now required to cover the cost of at-home COVID-19 tests
Under a new Biden Administration policy, private insurance companies are now required to cover up to eight free at-home COVID-19 tests per month.
Game preview: Hornets at Knicks - 1/17/22
Three things to know before today's 1:00 p.m. Martin Luther King Jr. Day match between the Charlotte Hornets and New York Knicks.
Only a dozen NBA teams are at least three games over .500.
Ron DeSantis touts his state as 'freedom's vanguard' but critics see authoritarianism
There are still almost 10 months until Florida's voters elect their next governor, but the campaign of the Republican incumbent, Ron DeSantis, appears well under way.