FDA chief: Baby formula factory could reopen by next week

WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Food and Drug Administration told lawmakers on Thursday that an infant formula factory closed could be up and running as soon as next week, though he avoided questioning whether his agency should have stepped in sooner to fix the plant’s issues that triggered the nationwide shortage. FDA Commissioner … Read more

Elon Musk says he doesn’t plan to donate to GOP super PACs in upcoming election – despite feud with Biden

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk has said he has no plans to fund a Republican super PAC in upcoming US elections, including those that oppose President Joe Biden in the 2024 presidential race. The Tesla and SpaceX CEO, who is listed by Forbes as the richest person in the world, told CNBC in an email that … Read more

White House says deal is near to reopen infant formula factory

WASHINGTON (AP) — Under fire from parents and politicians, President Joe Biden’s administration is expected to announce an agreement on Monday to reopen the nation’s largest infant formula manufacturing plant and ease import rules to allow the supply from overseas, amid a national shortage spurred by the Michigan plant’s closure earlier this year over safety … Read more

FDA chief insists baby formula shortage is caused by ‘distribution’ issues, not lack of supply

The head of the Food and Drug Administration claimed on Monday that the disappearance of baby formula from store shelves across the United States was due to a “distribution problem” rather than a lack of supply. “I don’t want this to sound like we don’t care about parents who are struggling to find formula for … Read more

FDA, Biden ‘dropped the ball’ on infant formula crisis, experts say

The FDA “dropped the ball” on the nation’s infant formula crisis – closing a crucial factory on top of product recalls and not warning parents of the ramifications, experts told the Post on Friday.Desperate moms and dads have been scouring stores across the country for formula milk since mega-maker Abbott issued a safety recall in … Read more

Elon Musk says Trump SHOULD NOT run for president in 2024 but will get his Twitter back

Elon Musk says Donald Trump should skip the 2024 election even as he promises to restore the former president’s Twitter account. The Tesla CEO shared his views on US politics in a series of tweets Thursday night. He said Trump should not run for office because a “less divisive candidate would be better off in … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens on Tuesday

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Wall Street set to rise after S&P 500 hits lowest level in more than a year Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, March 22, 2022. Brendan McDermid | … Read more