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South Korea's Moon Jae-in: COVID-19 vaccine will reach 2021-05-10 10:38:29South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday he expects to vaccinate 13 million persons in the first half of the year and get at least one dose into

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2 Ukrainian soldiers killed, 1 wounded in country's 2021-05-07 14:46:19The Ukrainian military said Friday two soldiers were killed and another was wounded under fire from Russia-backed separatist rebels in the country's

WHO panel approves emergency use of China's Sinopharm 2021-05-07 13:10:45The World Health Organization gave emergency use authorization Friday to a COVID-19 vaccine manufactured by China's Sinopharm, potentially paving the

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Dutch researchers train honeybees to detect COVID-19 2021-05-07 11:57:00Researchers in the Netherlands used the hypersensitive scent response of honeybees to teach them to react to the scent of the coronavirus. Scientists

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Belgium lifts limits on outdoor dining after seven-month 2021-05-09 04:59:30Belgium reopened its bars and restaurants on Saturday, allowing customers to eat and drink on outdoor terraces. The move comes as a huge relief t

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Gas prices and security lessons: What the U.S. 2021-05-10 14:28:26Experts say Canada could see trickle-down effects of the Colonial Pipeline hack — whether through gas prices or more symbolic implications, like

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Colonial Pipeline: What we know and what we 2021-05-10 09:33:44There is no official word on which group is believed to have carried out the intrusion — and experts say attributing malicious activity online c

Hugs and pints indoors: U.K. lays out latest 2021-05-10 07:31:21As of May 17, Brits will be allowed to meet up indoors for the first time in months, in groups of up to six people or two full households together.

India COVID-19 cases continue to surge as calls 2021-05-10 07:20:23Indian COVID-19 infections and deaths held close to record daily highs on Monday, increasing calls for the government to lock down the world's second

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