President Joe Biden

U.S. hits 200 million vaccines administered

A major milestone came in the coronavirus fight Wednesday. President Joe Biden announced his administration has reached its goal of 200 million vaccines given in the first 100 days of his administration. His announcement, however, comes as cases and hospitalizations continue to rise in some places.

Business leaders urge Biden to set ambitious climate goal

More than 300 businesses and investors are calling on the Biden administration to set an ambitious climate change goal that would cut U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by at least 50% below 2005 levels by 2030. Those sending a letter Tuesday to President Joe Biden calling for action include such giants as Apple, Google, Microsoft and Coca-Cola.