CDC Director: ‘I can’t tell you how much vaccine we have and, if I can’t tell it to you, then I can’t tell it to the governors’

“ ‘The fact that we don’t know today — five days into this administration and weeks into planning — how much vaccine we have, just gives you a sense of the challenges we’ve been left with.’ ” — Rochelle Walensky, the new director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Rochelle Walensky, the new…

‘I’m tired of being the only one with moral values’: My mother put me on the deed of her home. Now my brother wants half

My brother and I lost our parents in 2019 months apart. My stepfather passed away, leaving his inheritance to our mother. My brother helped pay for my stepfather’s service, and was repaid once my mother got our stepfather’s inheritance. My brother renovated my parents’ home while our mother was still alive. My brother was given…

The greatest risks retirees face today

What are the biggest risks to your retirement? The occasion to ask is the World Economic Forum (WEF)’s latest Global Risks Report. The WEF, of course, is the international nongovernment organization that holds its famous annual meeting every year about now in Davos, Switzerland. Due to the pandemic, however, this year’s will be a combination…

How much Biden’s free-college proposals could boost the economy and most Americans don’t know where to get a COVID-19 vaccine

Hi there, MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories:Personal Finance‘They are in this situation through no fault of their own’: Biden signs executive order to boost food benefits for poor Americans 12 million Americans receiving Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits will see an increase under President Joe Biden's executive order.Existing-home sales rise slightly, despite buyers’…

‘When older people are upset, you fix it’ — this Florida journalist has helped hundreds book COVID-19 vaccinations

Many people have found themselves juggling two or three different jobs during the pandemic, such as working parent/homeschool teacher/caregiver for a sick neighbor or family member. Well, one Florida education reporter hasn’t just been covering her regular K-12 beat and how the coronavirus has ravaged her city; she also became the unofficial community liaison for…