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Asia Today: Sri Lanka minister who drank potion is positive

Sri Lanka’s health minister who has faced criticism for consuming and endorsing a herbal syrup made by a sorcerer has…

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Thousands of Hong Kongers locked down to contain coronavirus

Thousands of Hong Kong residents are locked down in an unprecedented move to contain a worsening outbreak in the city…

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It’s a secret: California keeps key virus data from public

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Gov. Gavin Newsom has from the start said his coronavirus policy decisions would be driven by…

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Pfizer to supply up to 40 million doses of Covid vaccine to COVAX global immunization program

A nurse prepares the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine, at a vaccination center, in Sarcelles near Paris on January 10, 2021. ALAIN…

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Pfizer to supply 40M COVID-19 shots for poor countries

Pfizer has committed to supply up to 40 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine this year to a global effort…

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Johnson & Johnson plans to have 100 million vaccines for Americans by spring, board member says

Johnson & Johnson board member Dr. Mark McClellan told CNBC that “if the clinical trial works out,” the company could…

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Biden’s US revives support for WHO, reversing Trump retreat

GENEVA — The United States will resume funding for the World Health Organization and join its consortium aimed at sharing…

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Ontario leader blames Pfizer for COVID-9 vaccine delays

The leader of Canada’s most populous province says he isn’t buying the excuse from Pfizer about why Pfizer deferred all…

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The Latest: Study: Antibody drug may help prevent virus

INDIANAPOLIS — Drugmaker Eli Lilly says its COVID-19 antibody drug helped prevent illness among residents and staff of nursing homes…

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EU to hold video summit to assess new virus restrictions

European Union leaders will hold a video summit amid worry that the new coronavirus variants could result in another surge…

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