CDC says 9% of meatpacking plant workers have been diagnosed with Covid-19

A Tyson Foods Inc. facility stands in Lexington, Nebraska, U.S., on Friday, April 24, 2020. Nebraska businesses that have laid off workers during the coronavirus crisis could be forced to repay tax credits and other incentives they have received through the states main business-incentive program, the state Department of Revenue said. Dan Brouillette | Bloomberg […]

Covid-19 vaccine from Pfizer and BioNTech shows positive results

A man walks past Pfizer’s world headquarters in New York. Andrew Kelly | Reuters An experimental Covid-19 vaccine being developed by the drug giant Pfizer and the biotech firm BioNTech spurred immune responses in healthy patients, but also caused fever and other...

Travel insurer launches overseas Covid-19, domestic road trip coverage

Travel insurer Seven Corners has started two new products  tailored to vacations in the age of coronavirus: one policy specifically covers medical expenses incurred due to Covid-19 infection while traveling overseas, and another helps motorists as road trips replace...