Scientific expert claims ‘zero’ evidence for natural COVID-19 origin

A panel of scientists fiercely debated Tuesday whether COVID-19 stemmed from a laboratory accident or naturally spread from animals to humans, with one expert declaring there was “zero” evidence for a natural origin of the pandemic that killed millions around the world. Rutgers University molecular biologist Dr. Richard Ebright said in his opening statement before […]

New NYS COVID-19 report slams ex-Gov. Andrew Cuomo for mismanaging the pandemic

A scathing new report slams former Gov. Andrew Cuomo for botching the state’s COVID-19 response — saying he erred by bumping state health officials out of the way so he could micromanage the pandemic from the executive office. Cuomo made an “a significant and unnecessary mistake.” when he ignored established health department protocols set up […]

Here are the questions ex- NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo could face at hands of House COVID-19 panel

A congressional panel investigating COVID-19 met with relatives of New York nursing home residents who died during the shutdown – as the panel readies to grill ex-Gov. Andrew Cuomo on the pandemic. Members of the Republican-led Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Pandemic received a detailed 121-page timeline from Peter Arbeeny, whose father, Nortman, died from the […]

Disgraced ex-NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo agrees to testify before House COVID-19 panel

Disgraced former New York Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo has agreed to appear before a panel of House lawmakers and discuss his administration’s controversial handling of the COVID-19 pandemic in New York nursing homes, the chairman of the committee said Friday.  “Governor Cuomo will be appearing before our select Subcommittee on the Pandemic on June 11,” […]

Dr. Anthony Fauci to testify before House COVID-19 panel

Dr. Anthony Fauci will face a congressional grilling later this spring, having agreed to testify before the House panel investigating the origins and government response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Fauci, who retired from public service at the end of 2022, will testify before the House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Pandemic on June 3, Chairman […]

CDC drops five-day isolation rules for Covid-19 infections

The Centers for Disease Prevention and Control on Friday rolled back its longstanding five-day isolation guidance for people who come down with COVID-19. Under the updated guidelines, the CDC says those infected with the coronavirus can return to work or the public just one full day after their fever subsides. “Today’s announcement reflects the progress […]

Older US adults should get another COVID-19 shot, health officials recommend

NEW YORK (AP) — Older U.S. adults should roll up their sleeves for another COVID-19 shot, even if they got a booster in the fall, U.S. health officials said Wednesday. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Americans 65 and older should get another dose of the updated vaccine that became available in September […]

House COVID-19 panel requests testimony from 4 former Cuomo admin officials

The House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Pandemic has asked four former members of disgraced New York ex-Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration to testify on “must admit” orders issued to nursing homes at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Letters were sent out Friday to Elizabeth Garvey, a former special counselor and senior adviser to Cuomo; […]