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Europe May Join Race for Access to Vaccines With Advance Deals

25 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

The European Union is looking to join the global race to secure access to future coronavirus vaccines, seeking deals to share the cost of development with pharmaceutical companies.
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France Seeks Answers on Lancet's Hydroxychloroquine Study

25 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

The French government wrote to the Lancet to request a review of the raw data used in a now controversial study into the effects of an old malaria drug called...
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Cuomo-De Blasio Feud Reignites With Talk of State Takeover

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The friction between New York City mayors and governors in far-off Albany is centuries old, but rarely have the stakes been so high.
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Europe Renews Push to Slash Global Tariffs on Medical Goods

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The European Union is pressing for a global deal to eliminate tariffs on pharmaceuticals and medical supplies in an effort to guard against the kind of supply-chain shock...
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'I wish you the best': US military adviser resigns after Trump's controversial photo-op at church

'I wish you the best': US military adviser resigns after Trump's controversial photo-op at church

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The former principal deputy under secretary of defense for policy resigned, effectively immediately, from the Defense Department's science board. James Miller's reasoning...
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Bioluminescence Helps Prey Avoid Hungry Seals

10 hours ago   |   Scientific American

Prey animals flash biochemically produced light to confuse elephant seals hunting in the dark, but at least one seal turned the tables.
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U.K. to Publish Details of Quarantine for Overseas Arrivals

11 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The U.K. will publish details Wednesday of its plan to impose a 14-day quarantine on all overseas arrivals.
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Global Pandemic: Rising Concerns Mass Protests Could Start Second Wave

13 hours ago   |   FOX News

Concerns over the coronavirus pandemic have taken a backseat for many Americans, as thousands are taking to the streets to protest the death of George Floyd for the eighth...
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Stanford scholars examine racism, social change and how to build a more just future

Stanford scholars examine racism, social change and how to build a more just future

13 hours ago   |   Stanford

The recent acts of violence perpetrated against Black communities has led many to question racism and racial injustice embedded in American society. Stanford scholars have been...
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Gilead developing inhaled remdesivir usable outside of hospitals

Gilead developing inhaled remdesivir usable outside of hospitals

18 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

Gilead Sciences is developing easier-to-administer versions of its antiviral treatment remdesivir for COVID-19 that could be used outside of hospitals, including ones that can...
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Iowa voters oust Rep. Steve King, shunned for insensitive remarks

Iowa voters oust Rep. Steve King, shunned for insensitive remarks

Republicans in northwest Iowa ousted Rep. Steve King in Tuesday's primary, deciding they've had enough of the conservative lightning rod known for making incendiary comments... Read more ...

Trump says GOP is pulling convention from North Carolina

Trump says GOP is pulling convention from North Carolina

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he is seeking a new state to host the Republican National Convention after host North Carolina refused to guarantee the event could be held... Read more ...

Tensions rise among Facebook staff as Mark Zuckerberg gives explanation for...

Tensions rise among Facebook staff as Mark Zuckerberg gives explanation for inaction on President Trump posts

The meeting has threatened to ratchet up tensions at Facebook, which has been hit with allegations of right-wing bias from conservatives and criticized by others for tacitly... Read more ...

Oil climbs above $40 for the first time in 3 months on hopes of extended...

Oil climbs above $40 for the first time in 3 months on hopes of extended production cuts

Oil rose past $40 per barrel on Wednesday, three months after oil prices plunged over 30% at the worst level since the Second Gulf War. In early European trading, Brent crude... Read more ...

‘We cannot tolerate racism,' Pope Francis says, as he calls for US national...

‘We cannot tolerate racism,' Pope Francis says, as he calls for US national reconciliation

Pope Francis called for national reconciliation in the United States on Wednesday. He broke his silence on the tensions in the US, which has seen eight nights of protests over... Read more ...

Minnesota Files Civil Rights Charge Against Police In George Floyd's Death

Minnesota Files Civil Rights Charge Against Police In George Floyd's Death

The state will investigate whether the Minneapolis Police Department has engaged in systemic discrimination toward people of color, Gov. Tim Walz said. Read more ...

Thousands stage 'die-in' in Boston street in memory of George Floyd

Thousands stage 'die-in' in Boston street in memory of George Floyd

Outside Boston's Franklin Park, where thousands of people held a "die-in" for 8 minutes 46 seconds, the same amount of time a Minneapolis officer held his knee on George... Read more ...

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Here's what you need to know before the markets open. 1. Global stocks jump again as markets ignore US protests and investors expect the current crisis to 'have a Hollywood... Read more ...

Poland to hold presidential election on June 28 amid political turmoil

Poland to hold presidential election on June 28 amid political turmoil

Poland set June 28 on Wednesday as a new date for a presidential election that was canceled last month amid the coronavirus pandemic. Planning for the election had plunged the... Read more ...

Austria to lift border checks with all neighbors except Italy on Thursday

Austria to lift border checks with all neighbors except Italy on Thursday

Austria is lifting border restrictions including quarantines for all neighboring countries, except Italy, as of Thursday. “We will lift all the coronavirus-related border and... Read more ...