LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on October 22 | CBSN

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on October 22 | CBSN

The House meets after voting to hold top adviser to former President Trump Steve Bannon in criminal contempt, the White House COVID-19 Response Team and health officials provide updates on the COVID-19 response effort and the Santa Fe County Sheriff’s…

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on October 21 | CBSN

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on October 21 | CBSN

The FBI continues to investigate a scene at the Carlton Reserve in Florida after discovering apparent human remains near some of Brian Laundrie’s personal belongings, the U.S. begins discharging thousands of Afghan evacuees from military facilities and resettling them across…

FDA nears approval for mixing booster vaccines

FDA nears approval for mixing booster vaccines

The FDA could soon allow Americans to mix coronavirus vaccines when getting a booster shot. CBS News reporter Alex Tin joined “Red and Blue” to discuss the latest COVID-19 news. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring…

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…

Thousands in California protest over COVID-19 vaccine mandate for students

Thousands in California protest over COVID-19 vaccine mandate for students

Thousands of parents, teachers and students across California came out to protest Monday, saying kids shouldn’t be kicked out of the classroom just because they’re not vaccinated against COVID-19. The protests come as vaccination deadlines are closing in around the…

Report: FDA may allow mix-and-match approach for COVID-19 vaccine boosters

Report: FDA may allow mix-and-match approach for COVID-19 vaccine boosters

The Food and Drug Administration is reportedly set to allow a mix-and-match approach for COVID-19 vaccine booster shots. According to the New York Times, the agency could announce its decision Wednesday, when it’s expected to authorize the Moderna and Johnson…

FDA and CDC could approve Moderna and Johnson and Johnson vaccine boosters this week

FDA and CDC could approve Moderna and Johnson and Johnson vaccine boosters this week

The nation’s top health agencies could approve boosters for the Moderna and Johnson and Johnson covid vaccines this week. A CDC advisory panel is also meeting this week to discuss who should get the boosters. CBS News correspondent Laura Podesta…

African Americans receiving more vaccinations

African Americans receiving more vaccinations

More African Americans are getting inoculated against COVID-19. Dr. Oni Blackstock, founder and executive director of Heath Justice joins CBSN to discuss why rates are increasing. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available…

FDA panel endorses Moderna booster shot for high-risk groups six months after vaccination

FDA panel endorses Moderna booster shot for high-risk groups six months after vaccination

An FDA advisory panel unanimously voted to recommend Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine booster six months after initial vaccination for vulnerable Americans. Those included in the recommendation are people ages 65 and older, adults with underlying health conditions and those with an…

Workers fired over vaccine status likely ineligible for unemployment aid

Workers fired over vaccine status likely ineligible for unemployment aid

Workers who have been terminated because they are unvaccinated likely won’t qualify for unemployment benefits. State labor departments are rejecting applications as more companies shift toward vaccine mandates. CBS News MoneyWatch reporter Megan Cerullo wrote about this in a recent…