- Why Monkeypox Cases Are Spreading in Europe, US May 19, 2022A handful of cases of monkeypox have now been reported or are suspected in Britain, Portugal, Spain and the United States. The outbreaks are raising alarm because the viral disease, which spreads through close contact and was first found in monkeys, mostly occurs in west and...
- Fed Chair Jerome Powell: We will fight to lower inflation, unemployment May 18, 2022Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell (R-D.C.) doubled down on the policy of raising interest rates in coming months which may hurt millions of Americans. In an interview Tuesday, the fed chair admitted higher borrowing costs may cause some "pain" to households and businesses.Najuma Wilkinson
- It's happening again: COVID-19 cases are back on the rise. There are 3 main reasons why. May 19, 2022COVID-19 infections are up, driven by new variants, waning immunity from vaccines and past infections and fewer people masking, health officials say.