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Twitter bans President Trump permanently

Originally Published: 08 JAN 21 18:27 ET Updated: 08 JAN 21 19:53 ET By Brian Fung, CNN Business (CNN) -- Twitter has suspended President Donald Trump from its platform, the company said Friday evening. "After close review of recent Tweets…

What's the 25th Amendment and how does it work?

Originally Published: 06 JAN 21 22:27 ET Updated: 07 JAN 21 13:01 ET By Zachary B. Wolf, CNN (CNN) -- President Donald Trump only has two weeks left in office, but after he fomented an assault by rioters on the…

You can buy an FDA-approved Covid-19 test on Amazon

Originally Published: 05 JAN 21 15:01 ET Updated: 06 JAN 21 11:37 ET By Alexis Benveniste, CNN Business (CNN) -- Covid-19 tests are in high demand as cases surge, with some Americans waiting in long lines at medical centers and…

Stimulus is here. But there are some big caveats

Originally Published: 28 DEC 20 07:19 ET Updated: 28 DEC 20 12:42 ET By Charles Riley, CNN Business (CNN) -- President Donald Trump reversed course on Sunday, signing into law a massive $2.3 trillion coronavirus relief and government funding bill…

Possible human remains found near Nashville explosion site, police chief says

Possible human remains found near Nashville explosion site, police chief says

(CNN) -- Authorities have found what they believe to be human remains near the site of the recreational vehicle explosion in downtown Nashville on Christmas morning, police Chief John Drake told reporters. Drake said tissue that was found will be examined to…

Congress again facing shutdown deadline amid last-ditch effort to secure COVID-19 relief

Congress again facing shutdown deadline amid last-ditch effort to secure COVID-19 relief

(CNN) -- Congress is once again up against a shutdown deadline amid an eleventh-hour effort to secure a much-needed $900 billion pandemic relief deal with government funding set to expire at midnight. A late-night Saturday breakthrough to resolve a key dispute holding up a…

Apple rolls out privacy 'nutrition labels' on apps

Originally Published: 14 DEC 20 13:03 ET Updated: 14 DEC 20 13:41 ET By Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN Business (CNN) -- In a big push toward data transparency, Apple will now display a summary of an app's privacy practices before…

Your home is a hotspot for Covid-19, studies say

Originally Published: 14 DEC 20 11:00 ET By Sandee LaMotte, CNN (CNN) -- With Covid-19 surging in the United States, transmission of the novel coronavirus is at an all-time high. A new analysis that looked at 54 studies in over…

FDA issues emergency use authorization for Pfizer/ BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine

FDA issues emergency use authorization for Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine

(CNN) -- The US Food and Drug Administration has authorized the first Covid-19 vaccine for emergency use in the United States. Millions of doses of the Pfizer and BioNTech coronavirus vaccine, which has been found to be 95% effective, will…

FDA advisers recommend authorization of Pfizer and BioNTech coronavirus vaccine

FDA advisers recommend authorization of Pfizer/ BioNTech coronavirus vaccine

(CNN) -- The US Food and Drug Administration's Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee voted Thursday to recommend the agency grant emergency use authorization to Pfizer and BioNTech's coronavirus vaccine. Seventeen members voted yes, four voted no and one…

Texas attorney general taking Trump's voter fraud conspiracies to the Supreme Court

The Texas attorney general taking Trump's voter fraud conspiracies to the Supreme Court

(CNN) -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, who has fought in the courts for President Donald Trump's causes before, has emerged as one of the final defenders of the President's baseless claims of voter fraud in hopes of overturning the election.…