China sends 39 warplanes toward Taiwan, largest in new year

China has flown 39 warplanes toward Taiwan in its largest such sortie of the new year, continuing a pattern that the island has answered by scrambling its own military jets in response By HUIZHONG WU Associated Press January 24, 2022, 5:58 AM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article TAIPEI, Taiwan … Read more

COVID Omicron News: FDA considers limiting authorization of certain monoclonal antibody treatments

NEW YORK (WABC) — Federal regulators are considering limiting the authorization of certain monoclonal antibody treatments that have not proved effective against the omicron variant of the coronavirus, a source familiar with the decision-making told CNN. The US Food and Drug Administration could decide in the coming days to take steps to curb the use … Read more

COVID Omicron News: FDA expands eligibility for remdesivir to anyone with mild to moderate symptoms

NEW YORK (WABC) — The Food and Drug Administration has extended the use of the antiviral remdesivir for treatment of mild to moderate COVID-19. The medication had received emergency use authorization in May 2020. Back then it was only for use in people hospitalized with severe COVID-19. In October of that year, it was approved … Read more