Epidemics

Dr. Scott Gottlieb says he thinks the worst of the U.S. coronavirus epidemic ‘will be over by January’

The worst of the U.S. coronavirus outbreak will end by January either with a vaccine or because enough people in the country will have already … Read more

Senate holds hearing on Trump administration’s Operation Warp Speed to develop coronavirus vaccine

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Pfizer Stock Rises as Company Unveils Timeline for Coronavirus Vaccine

Text size Daniel Acker/Bloomberg Shares of the big pharma firm Pfizer continue to climb a day after the company unveiled promising, and detailed, data on … Read more

Official U.S. coronavirus death toll is ‘substantial undercount’: Yale study

A man who died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is wrapped in a body bag at the United Memorial Medical Center’s coronavirus disease (COVID-19) intensive … Read more

Rallying-Argentina cancelled, Estonia to re-start WRC season in September

July 2 (Reuters) – World Rally Championship (WRC) organisers cancelled Argentina’s postponed round on Thursday while announcing the season, halted by the COVID-19 pandemic, would … Read more

In record daily jump, Indonesia reports 1,624 new coronavirus cases

Youths ride bicycles on the main road after the government eased restriction measures following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Jakarta, Indonesia, June 29, 2020. … Read more

New FDA Guidance May Not Allow Covid-19 Vaccine This Year, Analyst Says

Text size The Food and Drug Administration’s new guidance document for developers of Covid-19 vaccines doesn’t spell out a timeline. SVB Leerink analyst Geoffrey Porges … Read more

Motor racing: No Orange Army as Verstappen chases Austrian hat-trick

(Reuters) – Red Bull’s Max Verstappen can complete a hat-trick of Austrian Grand Prix wins on Sunday in a season-opening race unlike any in Formula … Read more

American Airlines will fly at full capacity — only 3 U.S. airlines have blocked the middle seat on domestic flights

American Airlines AAL, -1.98% has come under scrutiny for its decision not to block the middle seats on flights in the name of preventing coronavirus … Read more