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The decision by students at Magdalen College, part of Oxford University, to remove a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II has touched off anger in the United Kingdom. The college is seen here in May 2020. Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Earlier in the week, AstraZeneca had paused worldwide studies of its candidate vaccine after one U.K. participant developed symptoms consistent with the spinal cord inflammation known as transverse myelitis. Alastair Grant/AP hide caption

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The AstraZeneca/Oxford partnership is one of the vaccine development efforts that is furthest along. The company recently began a Phase 3 trial in the United States that aims to enroll 30,000 volunteers. Alastair Grant/AP hide caption

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A statue of Cecil Rhodes stands on Oriel College at Oxford University. Flickr user Jonathan/Flickr.com hide caption

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In Quest To Fell Rhodes Statue, Students Aim To Make Oxford Confront History

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