5 things to know for November 17: Coronavirus, Congress, economy, Uganda, Philippines

 5 things to know for November 17: Coronavirus, Congress, economy, Uganda, Philippines

By AJ Willingham, CNN

There may already be a wrinkle in your Thanksgiving travel plans: A huge brewing storm could lead to some rocky roads from the Midwest to the Northeast ahead of the holiday.

Here’s what you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day.

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1. Coronavirus

The FDA is considering whether to expand the emergency use authorization for Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine to include booster shots for all adults. A CDC advisory panel is set to meet Friday to discuss the same thing. However, some states aren’t waiting for official sign-offs to start the process. Arkansas, California, Colorado, New Mexico and West Virginia have all expanded eligibility for Covid-19 booster shots to everyone 18 and older, six months after their second dose. The Biden administration also plans to purchase 10 million…

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