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Pfizer’s Covid-19 Vaccine: Questions and Answers

A patient receiving a dose during the Pfizer vaccine trial at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in May. 

Pfizer’s Covid-19 Vaccine: Questions and Answers Pfizer’s Covid-19 Vaccine: Questions and Answers In July, Pfizer and BioNTech initiated a late-stage clinical trial on a coronavirus vaccine. Half of the people got the vaccine, while the other half got a placebo of salt water. The companies then waited for people to get sick to determine if the vaccine offered any protection. …

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What Makes a Man Manly? Trump and Biden Offer Competing Answers

What Makes a Man Manly? Trump and Biden Offer Competing Answers

What Makes a Man Manly? Trump and Biden Offer Competing Answers What Makes a Man Manly? Trump and Biden Offer Competing Answers Sixty-seven percent of white men without college degrees support Mr. Trump, according to the Times/Siena poll. Also, a small but potentially significant number of Black and Latino men have shifted their support from the Democratic Party to Mr. …

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U.S. Quits Paris Climate Agreement: Questions and Answers

U.S. Quits Paris Climate Agreement: Questions and Answers

U.S. Quits Paris Climate Agreement: Questions and Answers U.S. Quits Paris Climate Agreement: Questions and Answers WASHINGTON — Au revoir, Paris Agreement. As of Wednesday, under United Nations rules, the United States is officially out of the global climate accord. Here’s a look at how it happened, what it means and what might happen next. How did we get here? …

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After Deadly Beirut Explosion, a Search for Answers and Survivors: Live Updates

After Deadly Beirut Explosion, a Search for Answers and Survivors: Live Updates

After Deadly Beirut Explosion, a Search for Answers and Survivors: Live Updates After Deadly Beirut Explosion, a Search for Answers and Survivors: Live Updates Search is on for survivors after blast kills more than 100. An enormous explosion sent shock waves across Lebanon on Tuesday, killing more than 100 people and injuring more than 4,000. The blast overturned cars and …

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Coronavirus, Confederate flags, and mental fitness: Trump struggles for answers in heated interview with Fox News

Coronavirus, Confederate flags, and mental fitness: Trump struggles for answers in heated interview with Fox News

Coronavirus, Confederate flags, and mental fitness: Trump struggles for answers in heated interview with Fox News Coronavirus, Confederate flags, and mental fitness: Trump struggles for answers in heated interview with Fox News The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Donald Trump defended his performance in handling the coronavirus …

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Colin Powell Still Wants Answers

Colin Powell Still Wants Answers

Colin Powell Still Wants Answers Colin Powell Still Wants Answers In the decade and a half since then, Powell’s world and Bush’s have intersected only at the margins. The secretary takes pains not to speak ill of the president he once served, even when he announced in 2008 that he would be supporting Barack Obama as Bush’s successor. He was …

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Filing Your Taxes Deadline: Questions and Answers for July 15th

Filing Your Taxes Deadline: Questions and Answers for July 15th

Filing Your Taxes Deadline: Questions and Answers for July 15th Filing Your Taxes Deadline: Questions and Answers for July 15th “They have a backlog you wouldn’t believe,” Ms. Hockenberry said. Working through the paper returns is a “high priority” for the I.R.S., its commissioner, Charles P. Rettig, recently told the Senate Finance Committee. The agency is reducing the backlog by …

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What Counts as a Streaming Hit? A Start-Up May Have Answers

What Counts as a Streaming Hit? A Start-Up May Have Answers

What Counts as a Streaming Hit? A Start-Up May Have Answers What Counts as a Streaming Hit? A Start-Up May Have Answers Nielsen has umpired television’s winners and losers since the medium was new. Who won the West Coast? Who lost in late night? For decades, the entertainment industry has relied on the ratings giant to measure the value of …

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Coronavirus Shutdowns: Economists Look for Better Answers

Coronavirus Shutdowns: Economists Look for Better Answers

Coronavirus Shutdowns: Economists Look for Better Answers Coronavirus Shutdowns: Economists Look for Better Answers In Europe, France and Spain have adopted versions of a plan put forth by Bary S.R. Pradelski, an economist at Oxford University, and Miquel Oliu-Barton, a mathematician at the Université Paris-Dauphine, to divide countries into dangerous red and safer green zones, and allow travel within and …

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‘No evidence, no clarity’: Teaching unions left with more questions than answers after meeting with government scientists on reopening plans

‘No evidence, no clarity’: Teaching unions left with more questions than answers after meeting with government scientists on reopening plans

‘No evidence, no clarity’: Teaching unions left with more questions than answers after meeting with government scientists on reopening plans ‘No evidence, no clarity’: Teaching unions left with more questions than answers after meeting with government scientists on reopening plans A teachers’ union has said a meeting with government scientific advisers “raised more questions than answers” amid controversial plans to …

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