• US states where it's easiest, and most difficult, to get a coronavirus shot

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    The Javits Center in New York City began COVID-19 vaccinations on January 13, 2021.
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    Procuring a coronavirus shot may be easy or difficult, depending on where you live.
    A handful of states have managed speedy vaccine rollouts by attempting to deliver as many doses as possible or anticipating distribution challenges.
    Other states have struggled with technical glitches or lack of demand among healthcare workers.
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    Around 260 million Americans are eligible to receive coronavirus vaccines, but procuring...
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  • US agency updating auto safety ratings for new technology

    10 days ago - By Chron

    DETROIT - The U.S. government's road safety agency wants to update its ratings system for vehicle safety to include testing of some new advanced driver-assist systems as it tries to keep up with changing technology.
    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration wants public comment about testing and adding a rating system for lane-keeping, automatic braking for pedestrians, blind spot warning and blind spot intervention systems. It included automatic emergency braking in its ratings system for the 2018 model year.
    The agency also seeking comments on how to display crash avoidance...
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