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Why boosters? Nation's vaccine experts debate goal of campaign

Are boosters meant to prevent infections? Or to keep people out of the hospital?
Image: Pfizer vaccine
Image: Pfizer vaccine
1h ago

Video shows NYPD officers shoving man out of subway station after he asked them to wear masks

NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea called the conduct of the officers in the video "absolutely inexcusable."
Footage showing man being removed from subway platform by police officers, allegedly after asking them to wear masks.
Footage showing man being removed from subway platform by police officers, allegedly after asking them to wear masks.
2h ago

OnlyFans performer accused of stabbing boyfriend posts video from inside NYPD station after arrest

Genie Exum has nearly 183,000 likes on her OnlyFans page and more than 38,000 followers on Instagram.
Genie Exum.
Genie Exum.

Thousands of children have suffered from a mysterious Covid-related condition

More than 5,200 of the 6.2 million U.S. children diagnosed with Covid have developed MIS-C, or multisystem inflammatory syndrome.
Image: Dante DeMaino was diagnosed with MIS-C in March.
Image: Dante DeMaino was diagnosed with MIS-C in March.
3h ago

Paris Hilton pushes for bill to crack down on abusive youth facilities

Hilton condemned a “systemwide lack of transparency and accountability” in the troubled teen industry and urged support for new regulations.
Image: Paris Hilton
Image: Paris Hilton

Supply chain shortage is driving up prices. Farmers are worried it could grow worse.

Farmers say they sympathize with the desire for better wages, but they face equipment and parts shortages. A long strike could affect the food supply chain and their bottom lines.
Operations During A Wheat Harvest As Crop Report Shifts
Operations During A Wheat Harvest As Crop Report Shifts

Map: See if the CDC recommends indoor mask use in your county

Nationwide, more than 9 out of 10 counties are included in the indoor mask guidance.

Tracking coronavirus case surges in the United States

New coronavirus cases are rising across the country. Not all upticks are the same.

Covid-19 cases are falling around the country. See where case counts are falling the most.

NBC News is following Covid-19 case numbers in states and territories in the United States. The data will be updated daily.

Britney Spears' father hires new attorney in conservatorship case

The decision comes after his daughter's attorney made statements about possibly deposing Jamie Spears.
Jamie Spears leaves the Los Angeles County Superior Courthouse on March 10, 2008.
Jamie Spears leaves the Los Angeles County Superior Courthouse on March 10, 2008.
4h ago

One state's anti-critical race theory law faces first federal lawsuit

The new law, which limits how schools discuss race and gender, violates students’ and teachers’ First and Fourteenth amendment rights, the lawsuit asserts.
Image: Anthony Crawford
Image: Anthony Crawford