Coronavirus live updates: Pfizer seeking emergency use authorization for its vaccine candidate; El Paso seeks more morgue attendants Pfizer will file for FDA approval. Hawaii updates traveling rules. Mexico tops 100K deaths. Latest COVID news. Pfizer seeking emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine in USThe company says it is asking US regulators to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine, starting the clock on a process that could bring limited first shots as early as next month. After trial success, Pfizer seeks emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine in USPharma company starts process with government regulators to bring limited first shots as early as next month Pfizer seeks US FDA approval for COVID-19 vaccine’s emergency usePfizer’s application with the FDA sets in motion a process that could bring limited shots as early as next month. Pfizer seeks emergency authorization from FDA for COVID-19 vaccine, doses could be available as soon as next monthThe announcement comes two days after the companies revealed the vaccine candidate prevented 95% of infections from the virus that causes COVID-19. Pfizer Covid vaccine 95% effective and passes all safety checks, final analysis showsCandidate ready to be presented to regulatory authorities for market approval Pfizer reaches safety milestone for COVID-19 vaccine, CEO saysPfizer Inc. Chief Executive Officer Albert Bourla said that a key safety milestone had been reached in the study of its COVID-19 vaccine, and the drugmaker Markets jumping the gun on COVID vaccine euphoriaThe financial markets' excitement about the development of an effective vaccine for COVID is understandable but it's too early to cheer so loudly.