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Today in History

Jul. 27, 2021 00:03 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Tuesday, July 27, the 208th day of 2021. There are 157 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 27, 1996, terror struck the Atlanta Olympics as a pipe bomb exploded at Centennial...

Moderna, State Street rise; FibroGen, Marten Transport fall

Jul. 16, 2021 16:28 PM EDT

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Friday: Moderna Inc., up $26.76 to $286.43. The biotechnology company will replace Alexion in the S&P 500 prior to July 21. FibroGen Inc., down $10.49 to $14.35. ...

Today in History

Jul. 14, 2021 00:09 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Wednesday, July 14, the 195th day of 2021. There are 170 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 14, 1798, Congress passed the Sedition Act, making it a federal crime to publish...

WHO decision challenges West to recognize Chinese vaccines

Jul. 02, 2021 01:34 AM EDT

GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization said Thursday that any COVID-19 vaccines it has authorized for emergency use should be recognized by countries as they open up their borders to inoculated travelers. The move could challenge Western countries to broaden their...

The Latest: Hawaii's eviction moratorium extended 60 days

Jun. 07, 2021 22:27 PM EDT

HONOLULU — Hawaii’s governor is extending for two more months an eviction moratorium that he implemented during the coronavirus pandemic, but says he doesn’t expect to keep it longer than that. The existing emergency order instituting a pause on evictions was due...

US Concrete, Moderna rise; Autodesk, Nucor fall

Jun. 07, 2021 17:14 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Monday: U.S. Concrete Inc., up $16.73 to $73.87. The construction materials company is being bought by Vulcan Materials for $1.29 billion. Autodesk...

Japan gives $800M to UN-backed COVID-19 vaccine program

Jun. 02, 2021 10:53 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's prime minister announced Wednesday an additional $800 million contribution to the U.N.-backed initiative to provide COVID-19 vaccines to poor countries, a four-fold increase of Japanese funding for the COVAX program. The pledge by Prime Minister...

The Latest: Melbourne pandemic lockdown extended to 2nd week

Jun. 01, 2021 23:25 PM EDT

MELBOURNE, Australia — A pandemic lockdown in Australia’s second largest city will be extended for a second week due to concerns over a growing cluster of coronavirus infections. Victoria state acting Premier James Merlino on Wednesday confirmed that Melbourne will...

European regulator recommends Pfizer shot for children 12-15

May. 28, 2021 13:06 PM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — The European Medicines Agency on Friday recommended that the use of the coronavirus vaccine made by Pfizer and BioNTech be expanded to children ages 12 to 15, a decision that offers younger and less at-risk populations across the continent access to a COVID-19 shot for the...

United Airlines, Nordson rise; Lordstown Motors, Dycom fall

May. 25, 2021 16:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Tuesday: Lordstown Motors Corp., down 72 cents to $8.95. The electric truck maker cut its production plans for 2021 and needs more capital as costs rise. ...