I guested on The Diane Rehm Show Friday; we discussed President Obama’s challenge to the GOP on deficit negotiations, Bank of America’s partial pay back to toxic mortgage investors and the conviction of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich. Listen to the show here.
The grand total of new investments is $1.2 billion.
The surprising vote by the committee of outside experts assembled by the Food and Drug Administration was a 16-2, with members expressing frustration that Pfizer had provided little data on the safety of extra doses. Many also raised doubts about the value of mass boosters, rather than ones targeted to specific groups.
Marine Gen. Frank McKenzie, head of U.S. Central Command, apologized for the error and said the United States is considering making reparation payments to the family of the victims.
The ordinance would do harm to people who are unaffiliated with gangs.
Sotheby’s announced Friday — appropriately on Constitution Day — that in November it will put up for auction one of just 11 surviving copies of the Constitution from the official first printing produced for the delegates to the Constitutional Convention and for the Continental Congress.