Stocks Rise on Covid-19 Vaccine Results

U.S. stocks rose Monday after promising results on a Covid-19 vaccine bolstered hopes for an economic rebound in 2021. The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 263 points, or 0.9%, in morning trading, an upbeat start for the blue-chip index after it closed last week with...

Truth about experimental vaccines

Hopes for a speedy coronavirus vaccine have been boosted with announcements that two potential candidates are more than 90 per cent effective. The results have exceeded the expectations of experts and could mean doses of the vaccines may be available in the US by the...