Cancer cells from Lacks, a Black woman, provided breakthroughs from polio to HIV, but were taken without her knowledge.
Some 4.3 million US workers left their jobs in August as COVID infections surged.
Three-year-old boy tests positive near Beni just five months after the latest epidemic in the country was declared over.
Fossilised footprints dating 23,000 years push back known date the continent was colonised by thousands of years.
Chinese policymakers are trying to learn more about who holds Evergrande’s bonds, sources tell Bloomberg.
Alarms went off in the Russian segment of the ISS during recharging of station’s batteries, Russia’s space agency said.
BlackRock is the world’s largest money manager; last month it began offering investment products to Chinese individuals.
Black actor who starred in the iconic role of a gay Baltimore armed robber was found dead in his New York apartment.
US Coast Guard says clean-up boats are at the scene of a sizable oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico after Hurricane Ida.
Five years after her fall from grace, Theranos’s Elizabeth Holmes is getting her day in US court.