- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -
Friday, February 26, 2021

UN vaccine plan is underway, but problems remain

As the coronavirus pandemic exploded worldwide last April, global organizations banded together to help ensure that the world's most vulnerable people would get vaccines...

UK to push at G-7 for global standard on ‘vaccine passports’

LONDON — Britain plans to use its presidency of the Group of Seven economic powers to push for an internationally recognized system of vaccine...

US tops 500,000 virus deaths, matching the toll of 3 wars

The COVID-19 death toll in the U.S. topped 500,000 Monday, all but matching the number of Americans killed in World War II, Korea and...

US coronavirus death toll approaches milestone of 500,000

The U.S. stood Sunday at the brink of a once-unthinkable tally: 500,000 people lost to the coronavirus. A year into the pandemic, the running total...

UK speeds up vaccinations: All adults get 1st jab by July 31

LONDON — The British government declared Sunday that every adult in the country should get a first coronavirus vaccine shot by July 31, at...

UN chief urges global plan to reverse unfair vaccine access

UNITED NATIONS — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres sharply criticized the “wildly uneven and unfair” distribution of COVID-19 vaccines on Wednesday, saying 10 countries have...

No new virus cases raise hopes New Zealand will end lockdown

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — For a second consecutive day, New Zealand reported no new community cases of the coronavirus on Tuesday, raising hopes that...

Some Europeans get choosy about which vaccines they want

WARSAW, Poland — Many Europeans are desperate for a coronavirus vaccine. But not just any vaccine. As AstraZeneca shots are rolling out to European Union...

WHO chief warns of complacency as global virus cases drop

GENEVA — The head of the World Health Organization said Friday that the drop in confirmed COVID-19 infections around the world was encouraging, but...

A third of US adults skeptical of COVID shots

NEW YORK — About 1 in 3 Americans say they definitely or probably won’t get the COVID-19 vaccine, according to a new poll that...
- Advertisement -

Most Popular

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Get the latest news and expert advice straight to your inbox.