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John Lennon was shot dead in New York on this day 41 years ago - and his death was announced to Americans during a live NFL broadcast.
Pacific Arc Resources Ltd. (NEX: PAV.H) ("Pacific Arc "or the "Company") announces that pursuant to the company's stock option plan and the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange, it has granted 456,000 stock options to certain officers and directors of the Company. The options are exercisable at $0.20 per common share until December 3, 2026. The options vest immediately.
DUBLIN, December 08, 2021--The "Global Vaccine Partnering Terms and Agreements 2014-2020: Deal Trends, Players and Financials" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
DUBLIN, December 08, 2021--The "Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type-1 (HIV-1) - Market Insight, Epidemiology and Market Forecast - 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
Ghislaine Maxwell's criminal trial entered its eighth day on Wednesday, after jurors heard testimony from three women who said they were teenagers when the British socialite set them up for sexual abuse by the late financier Jeffrey Epstein. Prosecutors are expected to call one more alleged victim to take the stand, and may wrap up their case as soon as Thursday, about two weeks faster than they had originally forecast. It is unclear whether Maxwell would testify, given the prospect she could face a lengthy cross-examination by prosecutors.
The first person in the world to be given a fully-tested COVID-19 vaccine, 91-year-old Briton Margaret Keenan, urged people on Wednesday to get vaccinated, one year on from her shot. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has highlighted Britain's early success in rolling out COVID-19 vaccines and said it is why he was able to reopen England's economy in July. He is now urging officials to scale up the country's ongoing booster programme to a similar level as the initial rollout in light of concern over the new Omicron variant, which has also seen him reintroduce some mask mandates and travel restrictions.
Myanmar villagers say soldiers carried out the killings in response to an attack on a military convoy.
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A booster may help protect you from Omicron – but it won’t end the pandemic. It’s important to know how boosters work, but they must not impede the push towards worldwide vaccination
DUBLIN, December 08, 2021--The "High Performance Alloys Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
Arrival of the highly-mutated Omicron variant is a wake-up call to develop vaccines less susceptible to the rapid changes of the coronavirus, leading virologists and immunologists told Reuters. Most first-generation COVID-19 vaccines target the spike protein on the outer surface of the SARS-CoV-2 virus used to infect human cells. Omicron has prompted alarm among scientists because it has far more mutations than earlier variants, including more than 30 on its spike.
MUNICH & REHOVOT, Israel, December 08, 2021--Aleph Farms and WACKER work together on open supply chain solution for proteins used in large scale production of cultivated meat
Rory Burns was bowled with the first ball of the series and England were skittled out for 147.
Those involved include singer Sharleen Spiteri, actor Sean Bean and ex-cricketer Shane Warne.
Israeli lab-grown meat startup Aleph Farms and German chemicals maker Wacker Chemie will work together to improve production processes for growth proteins to remove one of the biggest obstacles to large-scale cultivated meat production. Cultivated meat, which is grown from animal muscle cells in a lab, has been getting a lot of attention as a way to address climate change by cutting energy, land and water use in the meat industry. As part of the deal announced on Wednesday, Wacker and Aleph will work to ramp up production of so-called growth medium proteins that can promote cell growth and which are the main costs in synthetic meat production.
Jurors in a New York state court are expected to hear closing arguments Wednesday over whether drugmakers AbbVie Inc and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd fueled an opioid epidemic in the state, concluding a trial that has lasted more than five months. New York's Attorney General and Nassau and Suffolk Counties are seeking to hold the two companies responsible for the cost of dealing with opioid addiction. The case is one of more than 3,300 filed by state, local and tribal governments across the country accusing drugmakers of minimizing opioid drugs' addictiveness and distributors and pharmacies of ignoring red flags that they were being diverted into illegal channels.
Rembrandt van Rijn's iconic painting “The Night Watch” will be restretched to get rid of deformations in its top left corner, the Netherlands’ national museum announced Wednesday. The 379.5x453.5-centimeter (149.4x178.5-inch) canvas will be removed from its wooden stretcher next month and placed on a new one to remove rippling that was caused when the world famous painting was housed in a temporary gallery while the Rijksmuseum underwent major renovations from 2003-2013. The oil on canvas painting depicts an Amsterdam civil militia and shows off Rembrandt’s renowned use of light and composition to create a dynamic scene filled with characters.
"Do I think I'm the drama?"
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Pep Guardiola’s side were beaten 2-1 by RB Leipzig in Germany on Tuesday night.