U.S. to reopen Canadian and Mexican borders to vaccinated travelers

U.S. to reopen Canadian and Mexican borders to vaccinated travelers

Starting next month, the U.S. will lift pandemic-era travel restrictions along its borders with Canada and Mexico for people who are vaccinated. Both borders have been closed to non-essential travel since March 2020. CBS News immigration reporter Camilo Montoya-Galvez joins…

U.S. administers 400 million COVID-19 vaccine doses as some states struggle with vaccinations

U.S. administers 400 million COVID-19 vaccine doses as some states struggle with vaccinations

The U.S. has administered more than 400 million coronavirus vaccine doses. However, some states are still lagging behind in vaccination efforts. Jonathan Vigliotti reports on the battle against vaccine hesitancy in Idaho. Then, Dr. Brandi Freeman, an assistant professor of…

Some parents remain hesitant over COVID-19 vaccine for their kids

Some parents remain hesitant over COVID-19 vaccine for their kids

As Pfizer awaits FDA approval to offer its COVID-19 vaccine to kids aged 5 through 11, some parents are expressing hesitancy. Dr. Aaron Carroll, professor of pediatrics at Indiana University School of Medicine, joined CBSN to discuss the skepticism among…

Dr. Fauci warns "we don't want to become complacent" as COVID cases fall from summer peak

Dr. Fauci warns “we don’t want to become complacent” as COVID cases fall from summer peak

Dr. Anthony Fauci is warning against complacency as coronavirus cases and hospitalizations begin to fall. He warns we need to keep “pushing on the vaccination front” to avoid another rise in cases. Dr. Anand Swaminathan joins CBSN’s Elaine Quijano to…

President Biden joins nearly 3 million Americans in getting coronavirus booster shot

President Biden joins nearly 3 million Americans in getting coronavirus booster shot

Nearly 3 million people in the U.S. have received a coronavirus booster shot, including President Biden. As Errol Barnett reports, Mr. Biden had a message for the nearly one quarter of eligible Americans that remain unvaccinated. Then, Dr. Ben Weston,…

Pediatrician weighs in on Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for younger kids

Pediatrician weighs in on Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for younger kids

Pfizer says a smaller dose of its COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective in children ages 5 to 11. The company will submit its findings to the FDA for review. CBS News correspondent Mola Lenghi reports on the details, and…

Pfizer says its COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective in children 5 to 11 years old

Pfizer says its COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective in children 5 to 11 years old

Pfizer has announced its COVID-19 vaccine showed promising results in children ages 5 to 11 years old. CBS News correspondent Mola Lenghi spoke with one family who was part of the trials, then Dr. Ron Elfenbein joins CBSN to talk…

FDA remains neutral in stance on COVID-19 booster shots

FDA remains neutral in stance on COVID-19 booster shots

The FDA is not yet taking a definitive stance on whether or not booster shots are needed to help protect people from coronavirus infections. A key advisory committee is set to meet to discuss authorizing an extra dose of Pfizer’s…

Maryland governor has "no plans" to join GOP colleagues in vaccine lawsuit

Maryland governor has “no plans” to join GOP colleagues in vaccine lawsuit

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan says he doesn’t expect to join a GOP-led lawsuit over a federal COVID vaccine mandate for private employers. Several Republican governors have voiced their opposition to the plan and are planning to take legal action against…

President Biden pushes back on GOP criticism of COVID vaccine mandates

President Biden pushes back on GOP criticism of COVID vaccine mandates

President Biden is hitting back after Republican governors and lawmakers criticized him over new COVID-19 vaccine mandates. During a visit to a middle school in the nation’s capital Friday, the president accused some GOP governors of being “cavalier” with the…