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Without Backpackers to Pick Them, Crops Rot by the Ton in Australia

SHEPPARTON, Australia — Peter Hall ran a hand over the Gala apples sitting in a wooden crate on his orchard in southeastern Australia, lamenting the yellow tinge of fruit that would ideally be crisp red and green.With the borders closed to the backpackers who do much of the country’s farm labor, Mr. Hall was short 15 workers. That had left him racing against the...

Frontier Cancels Flight, Citing Maskless Passengers

A Frontier Airlines flight from Miami to La Guardia Airport in New York was canceled on Sunday night after a large group of passengers, including several adults, refused to wear masks, the airline said.By Monday morning, the airline was facing accusations of anti-Semitism for its treatment of the passengers, who are Hasidic Jews, as well as demands for an investigation from the Anti-Defamation League...

El futuro de las vacunas depende de algo que escasea: los monos de laboratorio

Mark Lewis estaba desesperado por encontrar monos. Millones de vidas humanas corrían peligro en todo el mundo.Lewis, el director ejecutivo de Bioqual, era el responsable de suministrar los monos de laboratorio a las farmacéuticas como Moderna y Johnson & Johnson, las cuales necesitaban animales para desarrollar sus vacunas contra la COVID-19. Sin embargo, el año pasado, cuando el coronavirus arrasó en Estados Unidos, en...

Covid Vaccines: Johnson & Johnson’s shot authorized by F.D.A.

WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration on Saturday authorized Johnson & Johnson’s single-shot Covid-19 vaccine for emergency use, beginning the rollout of millions of doses of a third effective vaccine that could reach Americans by early next week.The announcement arrived at a critical moment, as the steep decline in coronavirus cases seems to have plateaued and millions of Americans are on waiting lists...

F.D.A. Expert Panel Endorses Johnson & Johnson’s Vaccine

Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine was endorsed on Friday by a panel of experts advising the Food and Drug Administration, clearing the last hurdle before a formal authorization expected on Saturday, according to two people familiar with the agency’s plans. The nation’s first shipments will go out in the days after that.It will be the third shot made available to the United States in...
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