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Kenya's COVID-19 infections surpass 240,000 mark

A Kenyan man receives a dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at Makongeni Estate in Nairobi, Kenya Saturday, Aug. 14, 2021./CFP Kenya's total number of COVID-19 infections surpassed the 240,000 mark o

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U.S. FDA approves new drug for Alzheimer's in nearly 20 years

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Aduhelm (aducanumab) on Monday for the treatment of Alzheimer's, the first new medicine against the disease in almost two decades and the first to

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Africa's COVID-19 infections reach 4,574,042 as deaths hit 122,329

FILE PHOTO: A nurse draws a vaccine dose on March 10, 2021 in Kampala, Uganda. (Photo by Luke Dray / Getty Images) The number of COVID-19 infections in Africa reached 4,574,042 on Monday as th

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Derek Chauvin's trial focuses on cause of death

03:35 It has been quite a week at the Derek Chauvin's trial. The week has focused mainly on highly technical and medical testimony with the prosecution saying Floyd died ofasphyxia, th

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Patient dies after receiving AstraZeneca vaccine at care hospital

A patient of a long-term care hospital in South Korea with multiple underlying diseases died Wednesday after receiving the AstraZeneca vaccine against COVID-19, local media reported citing officials.

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Amazon announces financial results, CEO transition

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 2 (Xinhua) -- Amazon.com, Inc. on Tuesday announced its financial results for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, 2020, with net sales of 125.6 billion U.S. dollars, up 44 percent y

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Chinese chipmaker SMIC removed from U.S. OTCQX Market

China's largest chipmaker Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC) was removed from the OTCQX, a financial market for over-the-counter securities in

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