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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

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

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

Pizza Hut and Wendy’s Franchisee NPC Files for Bankruptcy

NPC International Inc., the nation’s largest Pizza Hut and Wendy’s franchisee, filed for bankruptcy Wednesday and will put its burger restaurants up for sale as … Read more

Pfizer Offers Hope, and Details, on Potential Coronavirus Vaccine

Text size Drew Angerer/Getty Images Promising and detailed new data from the drug giant Pfizer and its German biotech partner BioNTech on an experimental Covid-19 … Read more

How Success Against the Coronavirus Turned to Crisis in California

LOS ANGELES—For most of the spring, California was a coronavirus success story. Now, just weeks after it began to reopen, new cases of Covid-19 are … Read more

Coronavirus Vaccine Candidate from Pfizer, BioNTech Produces Positive Results in Early Study

Researchers said an experimental coronavirus vaccine from Pfizer Inc. and partner BioNTech SE showed promising signs of working in an early-stage study. Healthy adult volunteers … Read more

McDonald’s Halts Reopening Plans as U.S. Coronavirus Cases Grow

McDonald’s Corp. is pausing the reopening of dine-in service in the U.S. as coronavirus cases continue to spread across states. The burger giant said Wednesday … Read more

After months of speculation, investors get excited about Pfizer, BioNTech’s coronavirus vaccine candidate

The path to a COVID-19 vaccine has started to come into view this week, following the stock-moving disclosures of early-stage clinical data for two vaccine … Read more