Health Care

Vaccine numbers continue to jump, 600K more Ohioans to become eligible,...

Ohio is seeing another big jump in the number of doses of coronavirus vaccine coming into the state. That's allowing another large group to...

Bill targets ‘doctor daddy’ crimes in sperm donations, in-vitro pregnancies

A new bill seeks to fill a gap in Ohio law and targets physicians who use their own sperm donations rather than those chosen...

One-dose vaccine gets FDA green light after advisory panel OK

WASHINGTON — A Food and Drug Administration advisory panel on Friday gave its green light to a COVID-19 vaccine from Johnson & Johnson, signaling that...

Sprawling $1.9T COVID-19 relief bill passed by the U.S. House

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House on a nearly party-line vote passed President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion pandemic aid package early Saturday, in a rush to...

‘Stand Your Ground’ laws tied to racial inequities, increase in violent...

Laws that expand the right to shoot to kill in perceived self-defense yield unequal consequences in the justice system depending on whether the person...

More good covid, vaccine news for Ohio

The days are warming and more good coronavirus news is coming to Ohio. After drugmakers Pfizer and Moderna on Tuesday announced big increases in vaccine...

Columbus child care worker speaks with Biden about needs of essential...

A child care worker in Columbus spoke directly to President Joe Biden about the struggles she faces as an essential worker and single mother. Carmen...

Big uptick in vaccine supplies for states expected soon

WASHINGTON — Executives from five COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers told Congress Tuesday that they expect to significantly boost the number of shots delivered to states...

Half a million deaths later, Ohio gov says he didn’t foresee...

The coronavirus pandemic has been grinding on for so many months that it's easy to become numb to its staggering cost. But now, as...

Feds ship out COVID-19 vaccines delayed by winter storms

WASHINGTON — White House officials said Monday that thawing temperatures and a weekend of around-the-clock work has begun to clear a backlog of 6...
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