1st vaccine nears finish line as COVID-19 numbers continue to rise
Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech have officially applied for FDA emergency use authorization. The government has already stockpiled more than 40 million doses from Pfizer and Moderna.
Despite stay-at-home orders, police broke up a Halloween party with over 550 attendees in New York City, while people crowded the streets in West Hollywood. With Covid-19 case numbers rising across the country, Texas clocked 900,000 confirmed cases on Saturday. Improved treatments are building a bridge to combat COVID-19 as the medical community maintains high hopes for an effective vaccine. The U.S. set the highest seven-day case average Sunday as COVID-19 cases continue to rise across the country with the death toll now at 225,000. As COVID-19 cases continue to rise in many parts of the country, officials are urging Canadians to keep their gatherings small or completely virtual.