Vaccine covid-19
A bottle reading "Vaccine COVID-19" and a syringe next to the Pfizer and BioNtech logos. Mexico could receive the first vaccines against COVID-19 developed by Pfizer and BioNTech in December if the processes for their approval are accomplished in the estimated time, announced on November 24, 2020 Mexican Minister of Foreign Affairs Marcelo Ebrard. JOEL SAGET / AFP

What is it like to take part in a vaccine trial?

MIAMI, Nov 25, 2020 (AFP) - A key facet of the global mad scramble by Pfizer, Moderna and other pharma groups to develop a viable coronavirus vaccine is the recruitment
Donald Trump and Melania Trump
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump are seen with Thanksgiving turkey "Corn" after it was pardoned by Trump in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. MANDEL NGAN / AFP

Lame duck Trump pardons turkey but dodges elephant in room

WASHINGTON, Nov 24, 2020 (AFP) - Lame duck President Donald Trump addressed a live turkey and journalists Tuesday but again avoided the elephant in the room -- his failure to