Russian lawmaker eyes Zoom ban if it halts sales to state institutions

Kelly Steckelberg, CFO of Zoom on sustaining growth after COVID-19 crisis. MOSCOW – A lawmaker from Russia’s ruling party floated the idea of banning Zoom on Wednesday after the video conferencing…

Oxford halts AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccinations in kids’ trial

The University of Oxford has suspended AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccinations in a small clinical trial for children, while the U.K.’s medicines regulator examines reports of rare blood clotting in vaccinated adults. An…

Gov. Cuomo’s book publisher halts ‘active support’ amid NY nursing home investigation: Report

The publisher of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s book on leadership during the coronavirus pandemic said Monday it has “paused active support” of the title due to a federal investigation…

WHO halts interim report on coronavirus origins amid growing pushback

An interim report by the World Health Organization (WHO) summarizing the investigation into the origin of the coronavirus outbreak in China has been dropped, reported the Wall Street Journal Thursday. Fox News…

US halts plasma study to treat mild COVID-19 citing ‘unlikely benefit’

The National Institutes of Health announced Tuesday it stopped a clinical trial testing convalescent plasma in mild-to-moderate COVID-19 patients after an independent board found no difference in hospitalizations, deaths or in preventing progression…

California halts shared COVID-19 vaccine codes system after misuse

California is revamping its plan to help essential workers and seniors in underserved communities get coronavirus vaccinations after officials learned that appointment access codes were leaked to people who were…

Tesla temporarily halts production at Model 3 line in California: report

Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Tesla has reportedly temporarily halted production of its Model 3 at its facility in Freemont, Calif. GET…

San Francisco halts school-renaming plan after backlash, admits ‘mistakes’

The San Francisco Board of Education is abandoning its plan to rename schools named after historical figures like Abraham Lincoln and George Washington until students and teachers are able to…

Microsoft halts donations through 2022 to lawmakers who opposed Biden certification

Microsoft earnings report shows a strong quarter. FOX Business’ Gerri Willis with more. WASHINGTON – Microsoft Corp said on Friday it will suspend all donations by its political action committee (PAC) through…

GameStop snarls billionaire Steve Cohen who re-opens hedge fund, Robinhood IPO halts 

Sources tell FOX Business’ Charlie Gasparino that Steve Cohen’s Point72 hedge fund reopens to new investors after losses tied to Melvin Capital and GME short. The recent GameStop trading frenzy…