Articles by Leah Jahn

“We have not complete devastation but close to it. This is as bad as I've ever seen it.”

Bergen County Executive and former firefighter James Tedesco on extreme flooding in New Jersey.

sep 2, 2021

“I can clearly say that this is a historic day in the history of Afghanistan as Kabul airport is now operational.”

Qatari special envoy Mutlaq bin Majed al-Qahtani on the first flight leaving Afghanistan following the United States' departure on August 30th.

sep 9, 2021

“Based on an assessment of its characteristics such as speed, it is at an initial phase of development and would take a considerable time to be deployed.”

South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff on North Korea's test launch of a new hypersonic missile on Tuesday.

sep 29, 2021

“My loyalty to this nation, its people, and the Constitution hasn't changed and will never change as long as I have a breath to give.”

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Mark A. Milley, testifying in front of the Senate on Tuesday.

sep 29, 2021

“If Authorized, Molnupiravir Could be the First Oral Antiviral Medicine for COVID-19.”

Partnering pharmaceutical companies Merck and Ridgeback Biotherapeutics in a headline announcing promising results from an interim analysis of their COVID-19 pill.

oct 1, 2021

“His fever and white blood cell count are normalized and he will return home to New York to finish his course of antibiotics.”

Dr. Alpesh N. Amin, University of California Irvine Medical Center, on former President Bill Clinton's release from the hospital.

oct 18, 2021

“I think this frankly was always a two-dose vaccine ... It would be hard to recommend this as a single-dose vaccine at this point.”

FDA advisor Dr. Paul Offit on the FDA's recommendation for Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine booster shots.

oct 18, 2021

“We have a goal. We have a timetable.”

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D- CA) with a status update on the Democrats' historic spending bill.

oct 21, 2021

“I could hardly believe my eyes ...”

Coin specialist James Morton on a rare coin minted by some of the earliest colonial New England settlers in America.

oct 21, 2021

“... we support a full investigation into this tragic event.”

International Cinematographers Guild in a statement on the death caused by a prop gun fired on set by actor Alec Baldwin.

oct 22, 2021

“We don't have an overabundance, but we do have enough pumpkins to get you by.”

Raghela Scavuzzo, Illinois Farm Bureau Executive Director, on a lower-than-usual supply of pumpkins this year.

oct 29, 2021

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