Coronavirus vaccine hopes as US firm Novavax says trial drug has produced ‘high-levels’ of COVID-beating antibodies

Fauci called the fast-track “record time,” as experts will have results from the final trial phase in a few months.

Sgt. Javier Esqueda: Joliet Police Target For Discipline?

This summer, Esqueda obtained copies of the Joliet police videotapes surrounding Lurry’s January in-custody death and copies of those videos were aired by CBS Channel 2 in Chicago. The video showed Joliet Police Sgt. Doug May holding Lurry’s nose shut for almost two minutes. The Joliet police administration maintains that Lurry died as the result […]

RSS, BJP slam Rahul for ‘U-turn’ in Supreme Court

The Congress’s communication chief, Randeep Surjewala, said, “This is Rahul Gandhi’s and the Congress’s battle against the divisive ideology of the RSS-BJP combine, that is trying to divide India on the basis of religion and caste. It will strengthen and energise all secular forces in this country.”

Gopalkrishna Gandhi on Mahatma Gandhi: The pulse of a legacy in an age of heroics

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, India’s Deputy Prime Minister, had been in deep, earnest conversation with Gandhi till just a few moments before the shots rang out. He had barely returned home close by, when he got the flash and rushed right back. “He sat down,” records Pyarelal, Gandhi’s biographer, “felt the pulse and fancied it was […]

Coronavirus | Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan tests positive, admitted to Medanta

“After seeing symptoms of COVID-19, I got tested. The report has come positive,” he tweeted. “On the advice of doctors, I have been admitted to hospital and I am healthy.”

U.S. economy starts long recovery as retail sales post record jump

The report from the Commerce Department on Tuesday followed news early this month that the economy created 2.5 million jobs in May. Layoffs are also ebbing and manufacturing activity is improving, though production remains at very low levels. The surge in retail sales last month recouped 63% of March and April’s decreases. But the journey […]

Trump’s Demand for US Cut of TikTok Deal Is Unprecedented

TikTok was under review by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, known as CFIUS, a U.S. government group chaired by the Treasury Secretary that studies mergers for national-security reasons, for its acquisition of another video app, Musical.ly, in 2017. The president can approve or disapprove a transaction recommended by the interagency panel. […]

AMD Reaches Highest Overall x86 Chip Market Share Since 2013

Notebooks comprise roughly 65% of the consumer CPU market and have been a long, slow haul for AMD. It’s clear that AMD’s targeted efforts have borne fruit with a 2.9 point gain over the prior quarter and a 5.8 point gain over the prior year. AMD announced during its earnings report that it had notched […]

First look at Star Wars’ John Boyega in new BBC drama Small Axe playing real-life cop who fought racism in the force

He discussed the series further, adding: “I felt these stories needed to be shared. I wanted to re-live, re-evaluate and investigate the journeys that my parents and the first generation of West Indians went on to deliver me here today calling myself a Black British person.