Start Your Day Here: Pfizer Update On Kids' Vaccines, Migrant Deportations And More
Here are the top stories we're following today:
Vaccines for kids: Pfizer says it is seeing promising results from its trial on coronavirus vaccine effectiveness for 5- to 11-year-olds. It's an important step toward vaccinating younger Americans, but there's still a ways to go before children under 12 can roll up their sleeves.
Border deportations: The Biden administration is working to remove the thousands of migrants, many of them Haitian, from a squalid border camp. Some have been flown back home.
Emmy's takeaways: The awards show fell short, NPR's critics write. While some fan favorites got recognition, the winner list shows an obvious dearth of diversity.
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