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To woo the world back, Las Vegas is going to have to borrow and twist a phrase from Hamilton: We’re going to have to innovate our way out. As a kid growing up in Las Vegas, I remember when my friends and I “graduated” from Disneyland to the wonders of Six Flags Magic Mountain in …

Harrisburg, PA – The Department of Health today applauded the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for taking the next step to make Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine available to 12- to 15-year-olds, but noted one more important step is needed before vaccinations can start. “We are thrilled that the FDA’s research has determined the Pfizer vaccine …

THE HAGUE, Netherlands–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: Aegon today announced that Global Chief Technology Officer Mark Bloom is stepping down, effective June 1, 2021. Having led Aegon’s technology and innovation activities for more than five years, he has decided to leave the company to pursue other opportunities. Mark Bloom joined Aegon in 2016 as CTO, and member …

ATLANTA — Robin Hancock gently worked her steel tongue drum with a pair of mallets, producing a set of soothing, mystical tones. They blended with the soft sound of chirping birds and bubbling creeks pouring from a Bluetooth speaker. Her warm voice invited the two visitors in the dimly lit room to slip into a …

Roy Olsson, the dean of the College of Health Professions at Grand Valley State University, is retiring June 21 of this year. First appointed to the position in 2008, Olsson was in charge of the College of Health Professions during a critical time, and helmed the addition of many new programs and initiatives, greatly expanding …

Health officials step up vaccination efforts amid obstacles BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Some political officials and community activists in Connecticut say they’re worried not enough is being done to improve low COVID-19 vaccination rates in some cities and towns that are home to large Black and Hispanic populations. State and local officials have announced a …

Nine hubs will be established across Victorian hospitals to store the COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine as the state government prepares for an expected roll out from late February.  The nine hubs set up across metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria will be at the following hospitals:  Western Health, Austin Health, Monash Health, Goulburm Valley Health, Barwon Health, …

As soon as CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing technology was available, scientists worldwide started using it to learn more about genetic diseases and to develop what promises to be a new class of gene therapy. CRISPR-Cas9 was more precise, easy-to-use and affordable than any previous genome editing technology, such as zinc-finger nucleases and transcription activator-like effector …

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) – New information from Kanas Governor Laura Kelly Thursday (Jan. 14) clarified that Kansas counties that are through Phase One of the COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan, can now move on to Phase Two. This comes as Missouri says it is ready to enter the next tier of the vaccination strategy. At the …

The Archdiocese of Chicago has asked Father Michael Pfleger to step aside from his ministry following an allegation of sexual abuse of a minor that was received by the Archdiocese’s Office of Child Abuse Investigations and Review. According to a letter from Cardinal Blase Cupich, the allegation stems from an incident that occurred more than …