close Video 'Very dangerous situation' at border as Biden admin implements immigration agenda: Wolf Former Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf sounds the alarm after 11 Iranians are arrested crossing the border in Arizona. The Biden administration’s efforts to impose a 100-day pause on deportations of illegal immigrants were dealt another blow on Tuesday when a district judge extended a ban on its imposition in response to a lawsuit from Texas. U.S. District Judge Drew Tipton indefinitely banned enforcement of the Jan. 20 memorandum that would have implemented a 100-day moratorium on most deportations. ICE OFFICERS WILL NEED PREAPPROVAL BEFORE ARRESTING SOME ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS UNDER NEW RULES Tipton had previously issued a two-week restraining order on the policy after Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton had argued that it violated federal law and an agreement with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that Texas be … [Read more...] about Biden’s 100-day deportation moratorium indefinitely banned by judge
GENEVA (Reuters) -The COVAX vaccine facility has delivered nearly 38.4 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to 102 countries and economies across six continents, six weeks after it began to roll out supplies, according to a statement on Thursday. The programme offers a lifeline to low-income countries in particular, allowing them in the first instance to inoculate health workers and others at high risk, even if their governments have not managed to secure vaccines from the manufacturers. But there have been some delays, the GAVI vaccine alliance and World Health Organization said in a statement. Reduced availability of delayed some deliveries in March and April, and much of the output of the Serum Institute of India, which makes the AstraZeneca vaccine, is being kept in India, where daily infections surpassed 100,000 for the first time on Monday. The Caribbean island of St. Lucia became the 100th country to receive vaccines through COVAX. Iran, also battling a record rate of … [Read more...] about COVAX vaccines reach more than 100 countries, despite supply snags
Dr. Anthony Fauci relayed the reality of “breakthrough” coronavirus infections — infections occurring in individuals who were vaccinated for the Chinese virus — on Monday, explaining it is seen with other vaccines as well, as none are “100 percent efficacious or effective.” “We see this with all vaccines, in clinical trials, in the real world,” Fauci said, explaining that “no vaccine is 100 percent efficacious, or effective.” That “means that you will always see breakthrough infections, regardless of the efficacy of your vaccine,” the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases director continued, detailing the efficacy of seasonal flu vaccines which tend to be considered successes if they are anywhere from 40-60 percent effective during what the Hill described as a “good” year. “If you get vaccinated, no doubt, you’re less likely to get the flu,” Fauci continued. “But even if you do get the flu and get sick, vaccination can reduce the severity and duration of … [Read more...] about Fauci Warns of ‘Breakthrough’ Infections: ‘No Vaccine Is 100% Efficacious or Effective’
Burnie Sutter and his family were all smiles on Saturday as they watched a parade of about 100 cars to help celebrate his 100th birthday. The veteran, who wore his military medallions, waved as neighbors drove past, honking and cheering outside the Saddle Brook Memory Care Community assisted living facility in Frisco, Texas, according to the Dallas Morning News . “It was an extremely emotional day,” said his daughter, Sandra Richards. “This week has been because it’s such an outpouring of all these people who we don’t know, don’t know my dad, don’t know us, and they’ve just been awesome.” The birthday celebration honored the 90th Infantry Division veteran, who was one of the first Allies in Czechoslovakia during the effort to end the war. “Sutter also landed on the beaches of Normandy as a heavy weapons machine gunner on June 6, 1944, and is one of few American D-Day veterans still alive today,” the newspaper said. He also helped in the effort to liberate Flossenburg … [Read more...] about WATCH – Community Hosts 100 Car Parade for WWII Veteran’s 100th Birthday: ‘We Wanted to Honor Him’
I n the race of box office supremacy, Shah Rukh Khan has raced ahead of his rival Salman Khan with his latest film Chennai Expres s. Directed by Rohit Shetty, Chennai Express has broken all records, and has crossed Rs 100 crores in a record four days, making it the fastest Hindi film to reach the landmark figure. Chennai Express hit screens on Thursday evening and did a business of Rs 6.75 crores through paid previews, surpassing 3 Idiots , which had grossed 2.75 crores. The film managed to collect Rs 33.12 crores at the box office on the opening day, beating Salman Khan's 2012 Eid release Ek Tha Tiger, which had collected Rs 32.95 crores. Chennai Express opened in 3,500 screens, which was 180 screens more than Ek Tha Tiger. Initial reports that the film collected Rs 100 crores in three days is incorrect, claims m edia professional and industry observer Abhijit Mhamunkar. “ Chennai Express took four days to cross the Rs 100 crore mark," he says. "The … [Read more...] about Chennai Express crosses Rs 100 crores in four days!