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Report: Global Vaccine Collaboration is ‘Largely Failed’

A Financial Times report says COVAX, the global collaboration established to ensure that poor countries have access to the COVID-19 vaccine, has “la...

250 Km/h Without a Driver: Indy Autonomous Cars Gear Up for Race

There will be cars at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Saturday but no drivers in sight as racing teams mark a milestone in autonomous vehicle devel...

UN Prepares Polio Vaccination Campaign for Children in Afghanistan

U.N. agencies are preparing to launch a polio vaccination campaign for all children under 5 in Afghanistan, a country where the potentially crippling ...

Major Oil Producer Saudi Arabia Announces Net-zero by 2060

One of the world's largest oil producers, Saudi Arabia, announced Saturday it aims to reach "net zero" greenhouse gas emissions by 2060, joining more ...

PM Ardern: New Zealand Must Be 90% Vaccinated to Reopen

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Friday the country will end its strict COVID-19 lockdown once 90% of its citizens are fully vaccinated....

CDC Director OK’s Booster Shot Recommendation for All Three COVID-19 Vaccines in U.S.

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Thursday recommended booster shots for millions who received the Moderna or Johnson & Johnson coro...