The FDA has laid out extra standards it will use to make decisions on upcoming Covid-19 vaccines.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, 11,972,950 confirmed cases and 255,218 deaths have been reported in the U.S.
Xi says China ready to boost global vaccine cooperationBEIJING — President Xi Jinping said on Saturday that China is ready to step up global Covid-19 vaccine cooperation, and called for better international coordination on policies to facilitate movement of people.
Pharmaceutical companies and research centers around the world are working on potential Covid-19 vaccines, with large global trials of several of the candidates involving tens of thousands of participants underway. China has five home-grown candidates undergoing Phase III trials.
"China is willing to strengthen cooperation with other countries in the research and development, production, and distribution of vaccines," Xi told the G20 Riyadh Summit via video link."We will fulfill our commitments, offer help and support to other developing countries, and work hard to make vaccines a public good that citizens of all countries can use and can afford," he said.
He also called for stronger international policy coordination to establish travel"fast tracks" that would facilitate orderly global movement.With that in mind, Xi said China would propose the creation of a mechanism by which travelers' coronavirus test results were recognized internationally through digital health codes.
Share this -9h ago / 3:44 PM UTCTrump hits golf course as Covid surgesAs the coronavirus surges and new case records are broken daily, President Donald Trump is at his golf course for the third straight weekend at his Trump National Golf Club in Sterling, Virginia.
Trump, who has visited his club each weekend since the election, has not answered reporter's questions about the virus in weeks and he has not attended asince April or May and has no plans to attend any in the coming weeks, according to an administration official.
Share this -10h ago / 3:25 PM UTCChocolate Santas don marzipan masks in HungaryChocolate Santas wearing protective face masks Hungarian confectioner Laszlo Rimoczi's workshop on Friday.BERNADETT SZABO / ReutersOnline orders have surged for confectioner Laszlo Rimoczi's chocolate Santas wearing marzipan masks, made in his small workshop in rural
Hungary.Rimoczi said he intended the sweet treats as a light-hearted joke to raise people's spirits, amid a worseningcoronavirus pandemic.Now, he can hardly keep pace with demand.He has had to simplify the design, to keep up with orders, and now produces about 100 Santas a day, using gluten-free Italian chocolate. He paints the hat red, and makes the masks from tiny white marzipan strips, adding the ribbons with icing.
Share this -10h ago / 3:20 PM UTCPutin says Russia ready to provide other countries with Sputnik V coronavirus vaccineRussia's President Vladimir Putin told G20 leaders on Saturday that Russia was ready to provide its Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine to other countries who need it.
Russia is also preparing its second and third vaccine, Putin said, adding that creation of vaccine portfolio was"our common goal."Share this -5h ago / 7:57 PM UTCDonald Trump Jr.: 'Apparently I got the ‘Rona' Read more: NBC News »
Utah helicopter crew discovers mysterious metal monolith deep in the desert
What started as routine wildlife assistance took an unusual turn after a helicopter crew stumbled upon a mysterious monolith in the middle of rural Utah.
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