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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

‘All these advertisers will be back’ soon enough

Published: July 2, 2020 at 7:50 a.m. ET Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive of Facebook Inc., speaks during the Silicon Slopes Tech Summit in Salt Lake … Read more

2.4 Million Jobs Were Added in June, ADP Report Says, Led by Small Businesses

Joe Raedle/Getty Images Text size U.S. businesses hired 2.4 million workers in June, according to private payroll processor ADP, a lower-than-expected result that shows it … 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

Senate extends coronavirus relief program for small businesses through Aug. 8

WASHINGTON — Democrats drove a temporary extension of a popular subsidy program for small businesses through the GOP-controlled Senate late Tuesday, an unexpected development that … Read more

Senate extends coronavirus relief program for small businesses through Aug. 8

WASHINGTON — Democrats drove a temporary extension of a popular subsidy program for small businesses through the GOP-controlled Senate late Tuesday, an unexpected development that … 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

Zuckerberg said to say of Facebook ad boycott: ‘All these advertisers will be back’ soon enough

Hundreds of companies around the world have joined a temporary ad boycott against Facebook Inc., but Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg says he’s not worried and … Read more

Francis Bacon Triptych Achieves $84.6M in Sotheby’s Virtual Sale