The Week in Stories Around the Globe

In photos: Scene of shooting in Kenosha

Scenes from 40th Street and 28th Avenue Sunday evening, as neighbors gathered at the intersection where they say police tasered and then shot a man several times.


Australia, Drugmaker Reach Deal On Potential COVID-19 Vaccine

Neal Browning receives a shot in the first-stage safety study clinical trial of a potential vaccine for COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, Monday, March 16, 2020, at the Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute in Seattle. Browning is the second patient to receive the shot in the study. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

“The vaccine will need to satisfy all the same standards that all vaccines are expected to live up to here in Australia before they’re made available to the public. There won’t be any cutting corners. There won’t be any undue haste here. There will be the appropriate control and protections that are put in place,”

#COVID19 #Australia #Medicine #healthcare

At least 13 killed in stampede as club goers flee at sight of Peru police 

Peru ordered the closure of nightclubs and bars in March and banned extended family gatherings on August 12 to fight what is Latin America’s second highest COVID-19 infection rate, according to a Reuters tally. A Sunday curfew is also in effect.

#Peru #COVID19 #Lima #LatinAmerica

NASA Researchers Track Slowly Splitting ‘Dent’ in Earth’s Magnetic Field

“These particles are intimately associated with the magnetic field, which guides their motions,” said Shri Kanekal, a researcher in the Heliospheric Physics Laboratory at NASA Goddard. “Therefore, any knowledge of particles gives you information on the geomagnetic field as well.”

#Physics #Science #Earth #magneticfield

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