Daily Deal Oculus Quest 1 and 2: today’s deal takes us fishing (02/14/2021)

Almost every day there is a promotion on theOculus Store Quest and if that does not equal the discounts offered during from previous sales, it is always a substantial saving …

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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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In Hong Kong, an American Priest Turned Lawyer Faces China’s Wrath but Keeps the Faith

HONG KONG—In the 1960s, John Clancey was sent to Hong Kong from a small town in New York state to be a priest ministering to the city’s working poor. He …

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Netanyahu’s Rivals Raise Specter of Fourth Israeli Election

TEL AVIV—Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s coalition partners withdrew their support for the government, raising the possibility that it could collapse and send the country to a fourth election in …

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Gang of Gunmen Sow Mayhem in Brazil Bank Robbery

SÃO PAULO—The small Brazilian city of Criciuma was rocked by gunfire and explosions late Monday and early Tuesday when a heavily armed gang of robbers broke into a bank, took …

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Australian Special Forces Killed 39 Afghan Civilians Unlawfully, Inquiry Finds

SYDNEY—The practice was known as “blooding:” a shoot-to-kill order designed to battle-harden new troops. Patrol commanders of Australia’s elite forces in Afghanistan would order junior soldiers to shoot a prisoner …

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Ethiopia Deploys Military to Restive Tigray Region, Threatening Country’s Stability

Ethiopia’s prime minister deployed the military to the northern Tigray region, escalating long simmering tensions with one of the country’s most powerful ethnic groups into a confrontation that could reverberate …

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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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