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US, Europe develop vaccine plans with approval likely soon

US, Europe develop vaccine plans with approval likely soon

The United States and Europe on Tuesday fleshed out plans to administer Covid-19 vaccines as soon as they gain approval, with a US panel recommending that health care workers and nursing home residents be given top priority.

Over 2,400 US Covid deaths in 24 hours, a six-month high: Johns Hopkins

Over 2,400 US Covid deaths in 24 hours, a six-month high: Johns Hopkins

The United States on Wednesday registered more than 2,400 deaths from Covid-19 in 24 hours, according to the Johns Hopkins University tally -- the highest daily toll in six months as the Thanksgiving holiday began.

US puts convicted killer to death in 8th federal execution under Trump

US puts convicted killer to death in 8th federal execution under Trump

The US government put convicted rapist and murderer Orlando Hall to death by lethal injection on Thursday, the eighth execution under the Trump administration since capital punishment was reinstated ...

Making America United Again

Making America United Again

In the last couple of decades, ever since the George W Bush administration, we have been witnessing trends in US politics which flow from one end of the spectrum to the other.

'Wonder Woman' sequel to launch on HBO Max streaming and theaters

'Wonder Woman' sequel to launch on HBO Max streaming and theaters

The much-delayed Warner Bros. superhero sequel ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ will premiere on HBO Max and in theaters simultaneously from Christmas Day in the United States, the studio announced Wednesday.

US to approve 737 MAX return as Boeing faces strong headwinds

US to approve 737 MAX return as Boeing faces strong headwinds

After nearly two years of scrutiny, corporate upheaval and a standoff with global regulators, Boeing Co is set on Wednesday to win approval from the US Federal Aviation Administration to fly its 737 MAX jet again after two fatal disasters.

SpaceX launches four astronauts to ISS

SpaceX launches four astronauts to ISS

Four astronauts were successfully launched on the SpaceX Crew Dragon ‘Resilience’ to the International Space Station on Sunday, the first of what the US hopes will be many routine missions following a successful test flight in late spring.

US notches up more Covid-19 case and hospitalisation records

US notches up more Covid-19 case and hospitalisation records

The United States continued to notch up grim records on Wednesday as it battles through the coronavirus pandemic, with a worsening outbreak in the northeast of the country ...

US Covid-19 cases hit record for third day, topping 127,000: monitor

US Covid-19 cases hit record for third day, topping 127,000: monitor

The United States has set a third straight daily record for new Covid-19 infections, notching more than 127,000 cases, John Hopkins University reported Friday.

Iran’s supreme leader mocks US democracy

Iran’s supreme leader mocks US democracy

Iran's supreme leader has mocked the rancorous aftermath of Election Day in the United States, saying that the vote has exposed the reality of US democracy.

Biden at 213 electoral votes, Trump at 138: US media

Biden at 213 electoral votes, Trump at 138: US media

President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden are battling it out for the White House, with polls gradually closing across the United States Tuesday -- and then a long night of waiting for results ahead.

Trump, Biden battle for Florida on same day as race nears end

Trump, Biden battle for Florida on same day as race nears end

President Donald Trump and challenger Joe Biden will rally voters just hours apart in the Florida city of Tampa on Thursday, their campaign paths crossing for the first time as the rivals' fight for the White House ...