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From NPR NEWS. I'm Janine Herbs. Half of all adults in the U. S. Have received at least one dose of a covert 19 vaccine shot. NPR's Joel Rose reports. That milestone comes as the country prepares to open vaccination to all adults tomorrow. Almost 130 million people, 18 or older have received at least one does so far, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the vaccine supply continues to climb. Despite a pause in the use of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine after a small number of women developed blood clots. Dr. Anthony Fauci, the president's chief medical advisor, expects a CDC advisory panel to make a decision about the vaccine this week. My estimate is that we will continue to use it in some form. I doubt very seriously if they just cancel it. I don't think that's gonna happen. Speaking on NBC, Fauci said the panel would likely recommend a restriction or warning with single dose vaccine. All Rose. NPR news. In California vigils are being held tonight by members of the state's sick community for the eight people killed in a shooting at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis last week. From member station KQED. Julie Chang has more four of those killed Thursday night at the FedEx Warehouse, where six non deep saying executive director of the Chikara movement says the sick community in California has been deeply affected by the shooting CONNECTION. California many of them have resided in California for years. So it was a ground swell of, you know the community. Just feeling a loss. A morning thing, says many friends and relatives of the Indianapolis warehouse workers contacted him immediately after reports of the shooting. Vigils are being held across the state, including in the state capital, Sacramento. For NPR News. I'm Julie Chang in San Francisco in Austin, Texas. Police are searching for a 41 year old former sheriff's deputy in connection with the fatal shooting of three people. Interim police chief Joseph Kahn says they consider this a domestic incident but says the end says there's no risk to the general public. But He is still

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