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Moderna reaches $1.5B deal with feds to make 100 million coronavirus vaccine doses

6 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   4 articles

Cambridge-based biotech company Moderna struck a $1.5 billion deal with the government to make and deliver 100 million doses of its coronavirus vaccine that is currently in the...
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Amazon begins hiring to fill 1,000 jobs in Schodack

24 minutes ago   |   Times Union

SCHODACK - Amazon said Wednesday it has begun hiring for 1,000 full-time jobs at its new Schodack fulfillment center on Route 9 in Rensselaer County. Applicants may apply...
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21 biotech startups that are set to take off, according to top VCs

21 biotech startups that are set to take off, according to top VCs

28 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

It's a critical time to be in the biotech business, as companies race to find new ways to treat and prevent the novel coronavirus. With all eyes on the industry, Business...
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MLB Prospect Watch: Nate Pearson's development could dictate Blue Jays' competitive hopes

46 minutes ago   |   CBS Sports

Pearson will make his third start of the season on Wednesday night
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Here's how Pfizer, Moderna, Novavax compare in race for COVID-19 vaccine

58 minutes ago   |   ABC

The race to develop the coronavirus vaccine is in full swing, and drugmakers are approaching innovative ways to build them. Here's how it looks:
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Our Temporary Moratorium against Handshakes Should Become Permanent

1 hour ago   |   Scientific American

The COVID-19 pandemic has ushered in an overdue development
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Meet the 21 biotech startups that top VCs say are poised to take off in the next 12 months

Meet the 21 biotech startups that top VCs say are poised to take off in the next 12 months

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Business Insider asked 12 top biotech venture capital investors which startups they think are poised to take off in the next 12 months. The biotech startups range in focus from...
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Liberia vice president flies to Ghana for medical treatment

2 hours ago   |   ABC News

The office for Liberia's Vice President Jewel Howard-Taylor says she has flown to Ghana to undergo additional treatment after developing “respiratory complications."
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Facebook created a new team dedicated to its payments and commerce initiatives

Facebook created a new team dedicated to its payments and commerce initiatives

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Facebook created a new team dedicated to its payments and commerce initiatives, dubbed Facebook Financial. The new team could help Facebook quickly expand its offerings and...
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Amid crises, UNICEF USA launches program to help kids in US

3 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

For more than 70 years, the U.S. affiliate of UNICEF has supported the global work of that U.N. agency, most of it focused on aiding children in developing countries. On...
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Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, a media titan and billionaire who, as chairman of Viacom and National Amusements, drew headlines both for his deal-making as well as his turbulent personal... Read more ...

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Sumner Redstone, who built a media empire from his family's drive-in movie chain, has died. He was 97. ViacomCBS Inc., which he lead for decades, remembered Redstone for his... Read more ...

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Omar, a member of “The Squad” of four progressive female members of Congress, survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an... Read more ...

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Hours after Joe Biden announced that California junior Senator Kamala Harris would be his running mate, the hosts shared their opinions on the news. Read more ...

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

Biden, aware of the potential pitfalls of being a 77-year-old white male standard-bearer of a party increasingly comprised of women, people of color and young voters, made... Read more ...

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Joe Biden's choice of Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate marks the first time that the Democratic presidential ticket hasn't had an Ivy League graduate since 1984... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is speaking at the White House. Read more ...

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

The results are in. Joe Biden has selected California Sen. Kamala Harris to be his vice-presidential running mate in the 2020 election. The presumptive Democratic nominee made... Read more ...

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

CHICAGO - Chicago police have charged a man in the hit-and-run that killed a woman and injured her daughter in River North. Edgar Roman, 25, is charged with one felony count of... Read more ...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable phone with two screens that opens and closes like a book. Here's how it works

Microsoft announced that the Surface Duo, its first foldable smartphone, will launch on September 10 for $1,400. The device consists of two separate 5.6-inch displays that work... Read more ...