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Coronavirus

In COVID-19 milestone for West, Britain starts mass vaccination

90-year-old woman gets first shot of vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech

LONDON (Reuters) -- A 90-year-old grandmother became the world's first person to receive a fully-tested COVID-19 shot on Tuesday, as Britain began mass-vaccinating its people in a global drive that poses one of the biggest logistical challenges in peacetime history.

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