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European Union Approves Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine for Adolescents

The European Union’s health agency approved the Covid-19 vaccine from Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE for children between the ages of 12 and 15 years...

Figs IPO: 5 things to know about the healthcare apparel company before it goes public

Figs Inc., an apparel and lifestyle company for healthcare workers, has filed to take the company public, eight years after the co-founders started the company...

Apple vs. Epic: Why cloud gaming became a hot topic at landmark antitrust trial

The headlines in week one of the Epic Games Inc.-Apple Inc. trial were mostly about exorbitant commission fees charged by the App Store. But a...

Google ad sales push Alphabet earnings to record, stock heads toward new high

Google parent Alphabet Inc. rang up record profits for a third straight quarter during the pandemic, catapulting shares 5% toward a record stock high in...

Here are all of your choices of EVs, and which have the best safety features

You might think that just because electric cars reached the height of current mobility technology, they all offer a full suite of cutting-edge safety and...

Tech shares rise but Dow under pressure as U.S. pauses Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine rollout

U.S. stocks were trading mixed Tuesday morning after U.S. public-health agencies requested a temporary halt in the use of Johnson & Johnson’s one-shot COVID vaccine...

Nvidia steps up competition with Intel and AMD with first data-center CPU, based on Arm

Nvidia Corp. is stepping up its artificial-intelligence competition with Intel Corp. and Advanced Micro Devices Inc. by introducing a new central processing unit to crunch...

Europe joins Wall Street’s boom in ‘blank-check’ companies

It’s the monster trend on Wall Street. Now it’s crossed the Atlantic. LVMH MC, -0.34% founder Bernard Arnault and former UniCredit UCG, -0.09% chief Jean-Pierre...

Cannabis stocks rally anew as $7 billion GW Pharma deal spurs interest in weed and its medical benefits

Cannabis stocks rallied anew on Wednesday, spurred on by news of a $7 billion deal for the first company to win U.S. regulatory approval for...

Oil futures gain nearly 8% for the month

Oil futures on Friday finished sharply higher for the month, finding support as traders remained hopeful that efforts to rein in global supplies will offset...

Sanofi teams up with BioNTech and Pfizer to help fix Europe’s vaccine shortage

Sanofi SAN, +0.01% will help manufacture millions of doses of the COVID shot developed by rivals BioNTech and Pfizer PFE, +0.08% to help speed up...

Pharma industry warns against interfering with COVID vaccine shot intervals

U.S. and European pharmaceutical industry organizations on Wednesday urged governments not to extend the delays prescribed by COVID-19 vaccine developers between the first and second...

FDA grants Moderna authorization for a second COVID-19 vaccine

One week after authorizing the first COVID-19 vaccine for Americans, the Food and Drug Administration granted a second emergency authorization Friday, to Moderna Inc.’s COVID-19...

First COVID-19 vaccine receives emergency approval in U.S.

The Food and Drug Administration authorized BioNTech and Pfizer Inc.’s COVID-19 vaccine Friday evening, which will make it the first vaccine to reach Americans during...

World watches as first person receives Pfizer-BioNTech COVID shot

Manufacturing delays mean just 4 million doses of the vaccine candidate being developed by drugmaker AstraZeneca AZN, +0.97% and the University of Oxford will be...

I’m already trying out a COVID vaccine. But can I get another one injected, in case it was a placebo?

A sign calling for participants on the Research Centers of America vaccine study during the Phase 3 COVID-19 trial of the Moderna vaccine in Hollywood,...

Christopher Nolan says Warner Bros. streaming shakeup ‘makes no economic sense,’ rips HBO Max as ‘the worst streaming service’

“ “Some of our industry’s biggest filmmakers and most important movie stars went to bed the night before thinking they were working for the greatest...

When can I get a COVID-19 vaccine? Will the shots be free? Your vaccine questions, answered

Pfizer and Moderna are both developing a messenger ribonucleic acid (mRNA) vaccine, a new kind of vaccine that teaches cells to create proteins that generate...

Oil prices end higher as OPEC+ agrees to a gradual increase in output for 2021

Oil futures ended higher Thursday, even though major producers agreed to a gradual increase in crude production starting in January, defying earlier expectations for an...

This is why I volunteered for the Novavax COVID-19 vaccine trial, and am still cheering for the underdog

Novavax, headquartered in Rockville, Md., was the second company to enter into a late-stage trial of a COVID vaccine in the U.K. AFP via Getty...

Oil prices fall as OPEC+ debates expansion of output cuts

Oil futures fell Monday, under pressure as the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies debate the fate of existing output curbs in...

Older people, Black and Latinx Americans say they would be hesitant about getting a coronavirus vaccine

Some 46% of Americans ages 50 to 80 would rather wait for others to get vaccinated first before doing it themselves, according to a recent...

Delta and Alitalia to launch the first ‘quarantine-free’ flights from the U.S. to Europe

The air corridor operated by Delta and Alitalia will start next month. Daniel Slim/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Delta Air Lines and Alitalia will soon operate flights...

Is upbeat COVID-vaccine news priced into the market?

A growing list of vaccine candidates have rolled out in recent weeks, offering the world a potential exit from a global pandemic nightmare that has...

Nvidia stock wobbles as investors digest short-term challenges amid year-long run up

Nvidia’s new lineup of RTX 30-series gaming cards. Nvidia Nvidia Corp. shares wobbled Thursday following the chip maker’s strong earnings and outlook late Wednesday as...