• Oxford vaccine trial to continue in Brazil after ‘death of volunteer’
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    Oxford vaccine trial to continue in Brazil after ‘death of volunteer’

    The university is in advanced stages of testing a Covid-19 immunisation being developed with AstraZeneca.

  • Apple TV Plus Unveils First Look at ‘Becoming You’ (TV News Roundup)
    Variety

    Apple TV Plus Unveils First Look at ‘Becoming You’ (TV News Roundup)

    In today's TV news roundup, Apple TV Plus released first look images of "Becoming You," and CBS announced premiere dates for series including "FBI" and "SEAL Team." DATES CBS announced November premiere dates for five scripted series: The second season of "The Unicorn" will premiere on Nov. 12 at 9:30 p.m., while the fifth season […]

  • 12 million people in Britain will struggle to pay bills, watchdog says
    Reuters

    12 million people in Britain will struggle to pay bills, watchdog says

    Some 12 million people in Britain are likely to struggle with bills and loan repayments as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to wreak economic havoc, a Financial Conduct Authority survey tracking consumer financial resilience showed on Thursday. The survey, conducted in July, found 12 million people in Britain had low financial resilience and also found that one-sixth of those people had become financially vulnerable since February, after lockdowns to control the virus slashed incomes and led to thousands of job cuts. The survey, in which 7,000 people took part, showed that almost a third of adults have suffered a drop in income, while income for households has fallen by a quarter on average.