His boss, the president, was in another part of the White House. In that moment, Donald Trump was on speaker phone with Rudy Giuliani, the head of his legal effort to challenge the election, and a group of state lawmakers who had gathered for a “hearing”, as they put it, at a hotel in Gettysburg,
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Ms Yellen had been widely tipped for the nomination in media reports prior to Monday’s announcement.
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The singer’s not the first high-profile public figure to admit breaching lockdown. In October, Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham apologised “for the naivety shown” in attending a party for his 23rd birthday.
UK regulators are also reviewing data on the Pfizer vaccine, as well as another type of Covid vaccine from AstraZenca and Oxford University for emergency approval.
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On a cold, brutal Kansas City winter afternoon, Tom Brady had just won another AFC championship game, just won an overtime shootout over the Chiefs, just sent his New England Patriots on their way to another Super Bowl, which two weeks later they’d win for Brady’s sixth title. After that game in January 2019, he
Its researchers estimated the virus’s reproduction (R) rate had fallen to 0.88. That means on average every infection translated to less than one other new infection, so the epidemic is shrinking.
What happens once a coronavirus vaccine is approved? Kalipso Chalkidou, director of global health policy at the Center for Global Development and Nicole Hassoun, an ethicist at Binghamton University in the US, discuss five challenges we’ll need to overcome to vaccinate billions of people around the world. Hear more from Prof Chalkidou on BBC Health
As of Sunday, the number of Covid-19 cases recorded in November have surpassed four million, double the figure recorded in October.