Delta Variant of Covid-19 Surges Across Unvaccinated Africa

JOHANNESBURG—The more-transmissible Delta variant of the coronavirus is surging across Africa, the continent with the least vaccines and weakest healthcare systems, feeding fears among epidemiologists and political leaders of a …

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AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 Vaccine Shortfall Threatens EU Plans to Boost Inoculations

AstraZeneca PLC expects to deliver tens of millions fewer Covid-19 vaccine doses than planned to the European Union in coming months, according to people familiar with the matter, threatening the …

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Trial of Regeneron’s Covid-19 Antibody Drug Is Halted in Sickest Hospital Patients

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. suspended testing of its Covid-19 antibody drug in the sickest hospitalized patients because of a safety concern, the latest setback for antibody-drug trials in patients with the …

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Dunkin’ Brands, Hasbro, Apple: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today

S&P 500 futures are falling as coronavirus cases surge in the U.S. and Europe and stimulus hopes fade. Here’s what we are watching as markets kick into gear Monday. —S&P …

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Met Opera Cancels 2020-21 Season

The Metropolitan Opera has canceled all performances for its 2020-21 season, saying the coronavirus pandemic remains too great an ongoing health concern. In a release, the New York City company …

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