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Treasury yields move ahead of U.S. Covid vaccine rollout

U.S. Treasury yields climbed on Monday morning, after Robert Redfield, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention signed off Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine over the weekend, allowing vaccinations to begin. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note rose to 0.913% at 4 a.m. ET, while the yield …

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Relief Therapeutics shares have soared 38,000% in 2020

Medical staff examine a patient in the Covid-19 intensive care unit at United Memorial Medical Center in Houston on Nov. 16, 2020. Go Nakamura | Getty Images LONDON — Swiss biotech firm Relief Therapeutics has seen its share price climb by 38,000% so far this year, as it develops a …

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WHO holds press conference on the coronavirus outbreak

[The stream is slated to start at 11:00 a.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] World Health Organization officials are holding a press conference on Friday to update the public on the coronavirus outbreak that has infected more than 69.7 …

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U.S. records 3,100 new deaths, the highest single-day tally yet

A staggering number of Americans are dying from the coronavirus each day, as the virus tears through cities and strains health system. The U.S. recorded 3,124 new Covid-19 deaths on Wednesday, the deadliest single-day tally of the pandemic so far, according to a CNBC analysis of Johns Hopkins University data. …

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