FDA rejects plan to offer Pfizer booster shots to most Americans

An influential federal advisory panel overwhelmingly rejected a plan Friday to offer Pfizer booster shots against COVID-19 to most Americans, dealing a heavy blow to the Biden administration’s effort to shore up people’s protection amid the highly contagious delta variant.The surprising vote by the committee of outside experts assembled by the Food and Drug Administration … Read more

Man found guilty of rape could face over a decade in prison

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – On Tuesday, a jury found 41-year-old Anthony Cruz guilty of criminal sexual penetration and false imprisonment. According to a district attorney’s press release, Cruz could serve up to 12 and a half years in prison. According to a criminal complaint, Cruz approached the victim and her boyfriend, who were panhandling on the … Read more

PAC backing Sheriff calling foul on city clerk

The fight over money to support Sheriff Manuel Gonzales’ bid, is not over despite a district court judge ruling that the city clerk could block his attempt to get $660,000 in public financing to run his campaignThe morning after that ruling was made, a political action committee that has raised thousands to help the sheriff … Read more

Minnesota Supreme Court rules Minneapolis voters may decide on abolishing police department

The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled Thursday that voters in Minneapolis may decide on abolishing the police department in the upcoming municipal elections.The measure, if approved, would amend the city charter to replace the Minneapolis Police Department with a new Department of Public Safety.The DPS would employ a “comprehensive public health approach to the delivery of … Read more