• Allianz to pay $6 billion in US fraud case, fund manager charged

    NEW YORK/MUNICH, May 17 (Reuters) – Germany’s Allianz SE (ALVG.DE) has agreed to pay more than $6 billion and its U.S. asset management unit will plead guilty to criminal securities fraud following to the collapse of its Structured Alpha funds earlier this year. Covid19 pandemic. Allianz’s settlements with the US Department of Justice and the […]

  • Coronavirus may be linked to cases of severe hepatitis in children

    A firefighter from the Marins-Pompiers de Marseille (Marseille Naval Fire Battalion) administers a nasal swab to a child at a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) screening site in Marseille, France, September 17, 2020. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 16 (Reuters) – The following is a summary of some recent studies […]

  • US abortion rights activists begin ‘summer of rage’ with Saturday protests

    Some abortion rights activists, including centre-right Hannah Yost, are arguing with a man who calls himself anti-abortion Joe Green after an anti-abortion protective fence -climbing is installed outside the United States Supreme Court building in Washington, U.S., May 5, 2022. REUTERS/Leah Millis/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, May 14 […]

  • Blood marker identified for babies at risk of SIDS hailed as ‘breakthrough’

    A newborn baby holds the finger of a nurse at the maternity ward of the children’s hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan October 24, 2021. REUTERS/Jorge Silva/ Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, May 13 (Reuters) – A team of Australian researchers has identified a biochemical marker in the blood that could […]

  • Symptoms persist for two years for some; inflammatory protein models may provide long COVID clues

    A medical worker prepares a syringe with a dose of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine during a visit by US Vice President Kamala Harris to a vaccination center in Chinatown, Chicago, Illinois, States United States, April 6, 2021. Picture taken April 6, 2021. REUTERS/Carlos Barria Join now for FREE unlimited access to […]

  • North Korea reports first outbreak of COVID-19, orders lockdown as ‘most serious emergency’

    North Korea declares ‘most serious national emergency’ Potential for ‘unprecedented crisis’ for Kim Jong Un – expert Isolated state declined international vaccine offer No North Korean civilian would be vaccinated SEOUL, May 12 (Reuters) – North Korea confirmed its first outbreak of COVID-19 on Thursday, calling it the “most serious national emergency” and ordering a […]

  • Burial sites discovered at 53 Native American boarding schools, US government says

    May 11 (Reuters) – A U.S. government investigation into the dark history of Native American boarding schools has uncovered “marked and unmarked burial sites” at 53 of them, Interior Secretary Deb Haaland said on Wednesday. Haaland, the first Native American cabinet member, announced the inquiry last year. As she released preliminary findings at a press […]

  • Explanation: Some patients reporting COVID rebounds after taking Pfizer pills

    May 11 (Reuters) – More than 2.8 million courses of Pfizer Inc’s (PFE.N) oral COVID-19 antiviral treatment Paxlovid have been made available in pharmacies across the United States as the Biden administration works to improve access to medicine. As Paxlovid has become more widely used, some patients have reported that COVID-19 symptoms return after completing […]

  • Stocks fall, yields climb after US inflation data

    MILAN, May 11 (Reuters) – Global stocks fell on Wednesday and bond yields rose after U.S. data showed inflation there slowed less than expected last month, bolstering expectations of aggressive rate hikes by from the Federal Reserve. U.S. futures turned negative after data showed annual growth in U.S. consumer prices slowed to 8.3% in April […]

  • Tesla exports first cars from Shanghai since factory reopened – media

    A Tesla panel is seen at its factory in Shanghai, China, May 13, 2021. REUTERS/Aly Song Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SHANGHAI, May 11 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) made its first exports from China on Wednesday since reopening its Shanghai factory on April 19, as a shipment of 4,767 cars […]