COVID Omicron Updates: FDA Considers Restriction of Permits for Certain Monoclonal Antibody Treatments

COVID Omicron Updates: FDA Considers Restriction of Permits for Certain Monoclonal Antibody Treatments

NEW YORK (WABC) – Federal regulators are considering restricting the authorization of certain monoclonal antibody therapies that have not been shown to be effective against omicron variants of the coronavirus, a decision-making source told CNN. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration may decide in the coming days to take action to curb the use of … Read more

New Jersey announces COVID vaccine and recall mandate for healthcare workers and high-risk settings – CBS New York

New Jersey announces COVID vaccine and recall mandate for healthcare workers and high-risk settings – CBS New York

TRENTON, NJ (CBS New York) – New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said those working in health care and high-risk congregational facilities need to be vaccinated and reinforced. Healthcare workers have until January 27 to receive their first vaccinations and until February 28 to be fully vaccinated. READ MORE: Biden administration to distribute 400 million free … Read more

Could these $50 omakase strawberries revolutionize American produce?

Could these  omakase strawberries revolutionize American produce?

Could these $50 omakase strawberries revolutionize American produce? – CBS News Watch CBSN Live A New Jersey vertical farm has recreated the conditions of the Japanese Alps to grow rare omakase berries. The CEO hopes his berries can revolutionize the quality of produce in the country. CBS News’ national correspondent Jericka Duncan visited the farm … Read more

Strong winds could lead to power outages as storm continues in New Jersey – CBS New York

Strong winds could lead to power outages as storm continues in New Jersey – CBS New York

TEANECK, NJ (CBS New York) — Governor Phil Murphy urged New Jersey drivers to stay off the roads during the storm. Along with slippery pavement, flooding and power outages are major concerns Monday. READ MORE: Wet, Windy Conditions Trigger Long Island Coastal Flood Warning LINK: Check the latest forecast The governor said it would not … Read more

New Jersey officials warn storm will bring dangerous mix of snow, freezing rain and strong winds – CBS New York

New Jersey officials warn storm will bring dangerous mix of snow, freezing rain and strong winds – CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBS New York) — Governor Phil Murphy said the New Jersey Turnpike would be the boundary line for Sunday night’s storm in New Jersey. Murphy said “things are going to be wet and windy and messy,” in places north and west of the highway. READ MORE: New Yorkers urged to wrap up vacation … Read more

A fire breaks out near a chemical plant; locals told to stay away

A fire breaks out near a chemical plant;  locals told to stay away

Authorities say a fire near a New Jersey chemical plant with flames and smoke visible for miles in the night sky has spread to several buildings in the complex, threatening to reach the storage area of factory chemicals. Through Associated Press January 15, 2022, 06:58 • 2 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this … Read more

Massive fire breaks out at New Jersey chemical plant

Massive fire breaks out at New Jersey chemical plant

A large fire burning in an industrial area of ​​Passaic, New Jersey, sent huge flames and plumes of smoke skyward on the evening of Friday, January 14. City Mayor Hector Lora said the fire was burning at a Qualco chemical plant on Passaic Rue and surrounding areas. Residents in the immediate vicinity of the blaze … Read more

Evacuations, order to close windows near chemical plant fire

Evacuations, order to close windows near chemical plant fire

PASSAIC, NJ – A fire at a New Jersey chemical plant with flames and smoke visible for miles in the night sky on Friday has spread to multiple buildings, threatening to reach the chemical storage area from the plant, authorities said. Passaic Mayor Hector Lora told Northjersey.com that explosions and small explosions in the Qualco … Read more

COVID Omicron Updates: Variant may decline rapidly in the United States

COVID Omicron Updates: Variant may decline rapidly in the United States

NEW YORK (WABC) – Researchers are seeing signals that the alarming omicron wave of COVID-19 may have peaked in the UK and is doing so in the United States, allowing cases to begin to decline dramatically. Cause: The variant has proven so wildly contagious that it may already be running out of infectious people, just … Read more

Lincoln Tunnel Hostel gets 15 million views on TikTok for housing homeless people

Lincoln Tunnel Hostel gets 15 million views on TikTok for housing homeless people

A New Jersey motel owner does more than rent rooms – he provides a home for the homeless. Good Samaritan Brian Acosta Arya – better known online as Brian the Motel Guy – rose to fame on TikTok after the internet discovered his family’s Lincoln Tunnel Motel in North Bergen, NJ. Kindness is the main … Read more