FDA approval of COVID booster shots could potentially help immunocompromised Americans

FDA approval of COVID booster shots could potentially help immunocompromised Americans

The Food and Drug Administration is reportedly close to approving “mixing and matching” COVID booster shots. CBS News’ Skyler Henry reports that people could soon get a different shot than the one they originally received and Dr. Theodore Strange, chair…

WorldView: Police say deaths in Norway terrorist attack were not from bow and arrow

WorldView: Police say deaths in Norway terrorist attack were not from bow and arrow

The five people who died in an attack in Norway last week were actually killed by a “sharp object” and not a bow and arrow as was initially reported, authorities say, though arrows were shot during the attack. Ian Lee…

Supply chain woes lead to an "everything shortage"

Supply chain woes lead to an “everything shortage”

The rollout of COVID-19 vaccines has helped to improve the U.S. economy, but the pandemic is still wreaking havoc on the global supply chain. Derek Thompson, the author of a recent piece in The Atlantic that explores the root problems…

Woman denied organ transplant over refusal to get COVID-19 vaccine

Woman denied organ transplant over refusal to get COVID-19 vaccine

A number of hospitals around the country are denying organ transplants to people or bumping them down on waiting lists if the patients aren’t vaccinated against COVID-19. In one highly publicized case, a Colorado health system denied a kidney transplant…

Supply chain disruptions impact school lunch programs across the U.S.

Supply chain disruptions impact school lunch programs across the U.S.

The U.S. school lunch system is feeling the impact of the nation’s supply chain disruptions. Shipping bottlenecks and labor shortages are limiting resources for school districts across the country. The rising cost of goods, coupled with the limited availability of…

America's broken relationship with COVID math

America’s broken relationship with COVID math

Some public health professionals say America has a broken relationship with COVID math. Leslie Bienen, who co-authored a recent article that offers insight into how the country can improve the reporting of pandemic-related numbers and a faculty member at OHSU…

FDA considers booster shots for Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines

FDA considers booster shots for Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines

An FDA advisory panel is meeting to discuss whether to recommend Moderna and Johnson and Johnson booster shots to help fight COVID-19. CBS News’ Skyler Henry reports, and Dr. Kartik Cherabuddi joins CBSN to discuss the latest. CBSN is CBS…

Some U.S. chiropractors spread misinformation on COVID vaccines, AP finds

Some U.S. chiropractors spread misinformation on COVID vaccines, AP finds

An investigation by the Associated Press found some chiropractors in the U.S. are spreading misinformation of vaccines, particularly the COVID-19 shot. They’ve also reportedly been capitalizing on the anti-vaccine movement. AP correspondent Michelle Smith joined CBSN’s Lana Zak to discuss.…

White House addresses supply chain bottleneck threatening economy and holiday season

White House addresses supply chain bottleneck threatening economy and holiday season

President Biden announced major U.S. ports and corporations will move to 24/7 operations to help alleviate the supply chain backlog. CBS News chief White House correspondent Ed O’Keefe joins CBSN’s Lana Zak with more on the administration’s efforts. CBSN is…

New Jersey gubernatorial candidates face off on COVID, other topics in final debate

New Jersey gubernatorial candidates face off on COVID, other topics in final debate

New Jersey incumbent Democratic Governor Phil Murphy faced off against Republican challenger Jack Ciattarelli in their second and final gubernatorial debate Tuesday night. They sparred over a number of topics, including how they would handle the COVID-19 pandemic. CBS News…