New York’s polio crisis, explained

A vial of the oral polio vaccine. | Ezra Acayan/Getty Images How a polio case in New York — and genetic evidence of under-the-radar spread — affects US risk and global eradication efforts....

UN chief affirms support for denuclearized North Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday proclaimed unwavering U.N. commitment to a fully denuclearized North Korea, even as a divided Security Council...

Parts of China's Hainan extend COVID lockdown, Lhasa in Tibet tightens curbs

SHANGHAI - A few cities in China's tourism hub Hainan extended lockdowns on Friday, with some of the measures expected to last through the weekend, while Lhasa in Tibet also tightened...

China Tourism seeks $2.16 billion in Hong Kong's biggest listing so far in 2022

By Scott Murdoch HONG KONG -China Tourism Group Duty Free Corp is aiming to raise up to $2.16 billion through a new listing in Hong Kong, according to a term sheet reviewed by Reuters, in what...

Kim Jong Un Was 'Seriously Ill' With COVID, Blames S.Korea For Sending Tainted Objects Across Border

Kim Jong Un Was 'Seriously Ill' With COVID, Blames S.Korea For Sending Tainted Objects Across Border In a rare public admission, North Korea's government has confirmed that dictator...

Cuomo: Taxpayers should pay sexual harassment legal bills

NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants taxpayers to foot his legal bills as he defends himself against a workplace sexual harassment claim — and he's suing the attorney general...

A World War could trigger ‘an immense spike’ in Bitcoin price, adoption, Covalent CEO says

Since the outbreak of war in Eastern Europe, Bitcoin and cryptocurrency have featured on both sides of the conflict. The post A World War could trigger ‘an immense spike’ in Bitcoin price,...

Moderna CEO says Covid vaccines will evolve like 'an iPhone'

Covid is a company that makes and sells Covid shots. The company has been in business for more than 40 years. Covid is based in Covidroit, New Jersey. The Covid company was founded in 1881. It is...

Lingose: Empowering Web3’s GameFi Players

Place/Date: - August 11th, 2022 at 2:52 pm UTC · 5 min read Source: Lingose With the awakening of self-awareness of a new generation of netizens, people begin to realize the value of their...

North Korea declares victory over COVID, suggests leader Kim had it

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has declared victory over COVID-19 and his sister indicated that he too caught the virus, while vowing "deadly retaliation" against South Korea, which the North...

UK's urgent polio vaccine rollout for children in London 'a wake-up call' as more virus traces found

Britain is rolling out urgent polio vaccinations for all London-based children under 10 as a reemergence of the virus stoked fears of a wider outbreak.

North Korea Declares Victory Over Covid, Hints Kim Jong Un Was Infected

State media didn’t explicitly say that Mr. Kim, the 38-year-old dictator, had contracted the virus. But the North Korean leader had recently fallen “seriously ill with a high fever,” his sister...

Moderna CEO says Covid vaccines will evolve like 'an iPhone'

Covid is a company that makes and sells Covid shots. The company has been in business for more than 40 years. Covid is based in Covidroit, New Jersey. The Covid company was founded in 1881. It is...

Fauci Booed By Crowds While Throwing First Pitch At Seattle Mariners Game

Fauci Booed By Crowds While Throwing First Pitch At Seattle Mariners Game Anthony Fauci has few friends, even in Seattle.  Keep in mind, Seattle is one of the major strongholds of...

Kim Jong Un's sister said he was 'seriously unwell' during the COVID outbreak that ravaged North Korea

Kim Yo Jong said Kim Jong Un was very unwell with a "high fever." North Korea often refers to COVID-19 as a "fever."

Africa CDC in 'advanced' talks to obtain monkeypox vaccines

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Africa’s public health agency says the continent of 1.3 billion people still does not have a single dose of the monkeypox vaccine, but “very advanced discussions” are...

Kim Jong Un Was 'Seriously Unwell' During North Korean COVID Outbreak, Sister Says

Party members wept as Kim Yo Jong described her tyrannical sibling’s ordeal.

Short Covid Lockdowns Imposed in More Chinese Cities

'Soft' lockdowns seem to be the preferred strategy in many areas - that reducing 'unnecessary' movement for a few days is the best way to halt an outbreak and not kill the economy The post Short...

Several cities in China adds COVID curbs as millions still under lockdown

BEIJING - Several COVID-hit Chinese cities from the country's east to west imposed fresh restrictions and lockdowns on their populations on Thursday to contain flare-ups that are again...

N.Korea declares victory over COVID, reveals Kim suffered fever

By Hyonhee Shin and Josh Smith SEOUL -North Korea's Kim Jong Un declared victory in the battle against COVID-19 on Thursday, with the leader's sister revealing he had suffered from fever and...

N Korea claims victory over virus, blames Seoul for outbreak

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has declared victory over COVID-19 and ordered an easing of preventive measures, calling his country's officially reported death toll of...

Robinhood fined $57 million and ordered to pay nearly $13 million in restitution to its users

FINRA said it fined Robinhood $57 million and ordered the stock trading app to pay nearly $13 million in restitution to thousands of clients. "Robinhood has invested heavily in improving platform...

Low Interest Rates and High Taxes Won't Help against Inflation: The Economy Needs Savings and Real Investment

With the Consumer Price Index (CPI) hitting a forty-year high of 9.1 percent, the Bank of England has responded by raising interest rates to 1.25 percent, up by 0.25 from the previous period....

Britain’s crises have one thing in common: a failure to invest

Obsession with efficiency means infrastructure has been run into the ground rather than upgradedThe government is drawing up contingency plans for power cuts this winter as it finally wakes up to...

Europe to consider "dose-sparing" to increase monkeypox vaccine, WHO seeks trials

By Natalie Grover and Jennifer Rigby LONDON - Health officials in Europe are discussing whether to follow a move by the United States to stretch out scarce monkeypox vaccine supplies, with the...

US will stretch monkeypox vaccine supply with smaller doses

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health officials on Tuesday authorized a new monkeypox vaccination strategy designed to stretch limited supplies by allowing health professionals to vaccinate up to five...

Coronavirus Update: China closes Tibet’s Potala Palace over COVID outbreak, and Novavax stock is slammed by weak...

Chinese authorities have closed Tibet's Potala Palace after a small outbreak of COVID cases in the Himalayan region, the Associated Press reported Tuesday.

U.S. to buy Siga's IV drug worth $26 million to fight monkeypox outbreak

- The U.S. government will buy Siga Technologies Inc's $26-million worth of intravenous formulation of antiviral drug Tpoxx, the company said on Tuesday, as the country fights an outbreak of...

Toyota suspends some Japan factory production due to COVID outbreak

TOKYO - Toyota Motor (NYSE:TM) Corp said it would suspend the night shift operation on Tuesday at one production line at its factory in central Japan due to an outbreak of COVID-19, after it...

Tibetan cities locked down over first Covid outbreak in two years

Historic Potala Palace closed as mass testing rolled out in Lhasa to contain Omicron variant

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