Covid vaccine: 2 US firms eye year-end launches

The trials, both announced on Monday, are the first late-stage studies supported by the Trump administration’s effort to speed development of measures against the novel coronavirus, adding to hope that an effective vaccine will help end the pandemic.

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As Beirut’s fury grows, Hezbollah leader warns against blaming Shiite militia for devastation

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7 killed in fire at hotel used as Covid facility in Vijaywada, Andhra Pradesh

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Kim Jong-un sends aid to North Korean border city in lockdown

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Why the Coronavirus Is More Likely to ‘Superspread’ Than the Flu

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As Beirut’s fury grows, Hezbollah leader warns against blaming Shiite militia for devastation

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7 killed in fire at hotel used as Covid facility in Vijaywada, Andhra Pradesh

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Kim Jong-un sends aid to North Korean border city in lockdown

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Why the Coronavirus Is More Likely to ‘Superspread’ Than the Flu

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Juan Carlos, Spain’s disgraced former king, may be in Abu Dhabi, reports suggest

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E-sports stars in Southeast Asia’s US$4.3 billion gaming industry train like athletes, battle like gladiators and get paid like bosses

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With WeChat sanctions, Trump strikes at China’s heart