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Moderna, Valero rise; Stitch Fix, Discovery fall

Apr. 14, 2021 17:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Wednesday: SAP SE, up $1.54 to $135.97. The software company raised its financial forecast for the year on the strength of its cloud computing business. ...

EU medicines regulator approves new vaccine production sites

Mar. 26, 2021 09:44 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The European Union’s medicines regulator on Friday said it has approved new manufacturing sites for coronavirus vaccines made by Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna and AstraZeneca, in a move that could significantly boost Europe’s supply of the shots and speed vaccination efforts...

EXPLAINER: Why countries are halting the AstraZeneca shot

Mar. 15, 2021 14:35 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — At least a dozen countries including Germany, France, Italy and Spain have now temporarily suspended their use of AstraZeneca's coronavirus vaccine after reports last week that some people in Denmark and Norway who got a dose developed blood clots, even though there's no...

Japan extends virus emergency for 2 weeks for Tokyo area

Mar. 05, 2021 09:33 AM EST

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga announced that his government is extending a state of emergency in the Tokyo region for another two weeks because its medical systems are still strained by COVID-19 patients. At a government coronavirus taskforce...

EXPLAINER: Japan begins vaccination drive, but why so late?

Feb. 16, 2021 19:34 PM EST

TOKYO (AP) — Japan rolls out its COVID-19 vaccination campaign Wednesday after the government gave belated first approval to a shot co-developed by Pfizer Inc. that the U.S. and many other countries started using two months ago. Some in Japan, where relatively rare side...