Tag: Vaccine

Trump wears mask, voices hope on COVID-19 vaccine in North Carolina

MORRISVILLE — President Donald Trump wore a mask and talked up the possibility of a coronavirus vaccine by the end of the year on Monday as he looked to show voters in the battleground state of North Carolina that he is responding to the pandemic. Trump, whose job approval ratings have dropped as many Americans…

U.S. secures 300 million doses of potential AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

BENGALURU/LONDON (Reuters) – The United States has secured almost a third of AstraZeneca’s one billion possible COVID-19 vaccine doses by pledging up to $ 1.2 billion, as the world’s biggest powers scramble for medicinal supplies to get their economies back to work. While not proven to be effective against the coronavirus, vaccines are seen by…