Kilauea Once Again Erupting At It’s Summit, Sending Up Fiery Fountains 100 Feet High


HONOLULU (September 30, 2021) - After a months-long pause, Kilauea is once again erupting at its summit, sending up fiery fountains as high as 100 feet and flooding the floor of Halemaumau Crater with lava. Ken Hon, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory scientist-in-charge, said the eruption started about 3:20 p.m. Wednesday and that lava…

FDA Cleared First New Major Technological Improvement for CT Imaging


CITY OF WASHINGTON (September 30, 2021)--Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration cleared the first new major technological improvement for Computed Tomography (CT) imaging in nearly a decade. “Computed tomography is an important medical imaging tool that can aid in diagnosing disease, trauma or abnormality; planning and guiding interventional or…

Unemployment Claims Increased Third Straight Week to 362,000: Virginia Among The Highest State Unemployment Initial Claims


CITY OF WASHINGTON (September 30, 2021)--- In the week ending September 25, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 362,000, an increase of11,000 from the previous week's unrevised level of 351,000. The 4-week moving average was 340,000, an increase of4,250   the previous week's unrevised average of 335,750. The…