U.S. FDA authorizes Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use

Washington DC, Dec 12, 2020 - The United States said it authorized the use of Pfizer Inc’s COVID-19 vaccine on Friday, with the first...

Vaccine, financial relief near as coronavirus ravages U.S. health, economy

Washington DC, Dec 9, 2020 - Economic relief and a vaccine drew nearer to reality on Wednesday to counter a coronavirus pandemic that has...

As U.S. COVID-19 deaths shatter records, leaders plead for more mask-wearing

Washington DC, Dec 4, 2020 - U.S. leaders urgently called on Americans to wear masks and threatened even more drastic stay-at-home orders after deaths...

Singaporean gives birth to baby with COVID-19 antibodies: report

Singapore, Nov 29, 2020 - A Singaporean woman, who was infected with the novel coronavirus in March when she was pregnant, has given birth...

First Americans could get COVID-19 vaccine by mid-December, top health official says

Washington DC, Nov 22, 2020 - The first Americans could receive a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as 24 hours after the FDA grants approval,...

Medical Associations urge scaled-back US holiday gatherings

Washington DC, Nov 19, 2020 — U.S. doctors, nurses and hospital officials joined forces Thursday to urge scaled-back holiday gatherings to help keep Americans...

Pfizer ends vaccine trial with 95% success rate, paving way for a shot this...

New York, Nov 18, 2020 - Final results from Pfizer Inc’s COVID-19 vaccine trial showed its shot had a 95% success rate and two...

Pfizer to start pilot delivery program for its COVID-19 vaccine in four U.S. states

New York, Nov 17, 2020 - Pfizer Inc has launched a pilot delivery program for its experimental COVID-19 vaccine in four U.S. states, as...

U.S. reports more than 100,000 COVID-19 cases for seventh day in a row

Atlanta, Nov 11, 2020 - The United States reported a record number of new COVID-19 cases for the seventh day in a row on...

Russia says its Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine is 92% effective

Moscow, Nov 11, 2020 - Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine is 92% effective at protecting people from COVID-19 according to interim trial results, the country’s...