Here are the headlines from the first quarter-hour of this week’s news round-up broadcast:
–A news source reports that Dr. Anthony Fauci said Trump would face surprise infectious disease outbreak. The admission came just 9 days before President Trump was sworn into office.
–The U.S. Senate broke out in applause after passing an amendment from Senator Rand Paul that bans the use of U.S. taxpayer dollars to fund gain-of-function research in China.
–President Biden has asked for a stronger inquiry into the origins of COVID-19.
–Beijing has responded to President Biden’s announcement of a probe concerning the origins of COVID-19 by denouncing the lab leak hypothesis as a conspiracy theory and urging an investigation into secret U.S. bio-labs around the world.
–After Mexico City introduced an Ivermectin plan, COVID hospitalizations and deaths disappeared.
–Study shows masks did not slow down the spread of COVID.
–Dr. Peter McCullough, a prominent cardiologist, internist and professor of medicine, has explained that he’s not against vaccines, but it’s too risky to receive one of the experimental vaccines in light of increasing reports of adverse effects.
–A Johns Hopkins professor estimates that nearly half the country has natural immunity due to prior infection that protects them from COVID-19.
–18 Connecticut teens hospitalized for heart problems after the COVID vaccines.
–A group of parents, along with America’s front-line doctors, have filed a motion in federal court seeking a temporary restraining order to prevent the expansion of the FDA Emergency Use Authorization for COVID-19 vaccines to include children under the age of 16.
–One of India’s most eminent cardiologists has died after falling ill with COVID-19 just months after receiving his second shot.
–Latest CDC data shows that reports of adverse effects after COVID vaccines surpassed 200,000, including 943 among 12-17 year olds.
–Alabama Governor Kay Ivey has signed Senate Bill 267 to ban COVID vaccine passports.
–The French National Assembly passed a bill approving the use of a COVID health pass.
–Israel instituted a COVID “Green Pass” in February.