Top Stories for Week of June 29, 2020

US sees huge coronavirus resurgence; Fauci says approach to controlling pandemic “not working.” As coronavirus cases swell across much of the US, leaders are urgently rethinking their tactics to rein… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of June 22, 2020

WHO warns coronavirus pandemic accelerating in 81 countries, especially the Americas; California orders residents to wear masks outside. The world has entered a “new and dangerous phase” of the coronavirus… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of June 15, 2020

Fears of second surge of SARS-CoV-2 follow big spike in hospitalizations. States are rolling back lockdowns, but the coronavirus isn’t done with the US. Not by a long shot, says… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of June 8, 2020

White House picks five COVID-19 vaccine candidates for Warp Speed initiative. The Trump administration has chosen five companies as the most likely contenders to produce a vaccine for the coronavirus, senior officials… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of June 1, 2020

US coronavirus deaths top 100,000 as country reopens; Trump cuts ties with WHO. President Donald Trump on Thursday offered his first expression of sympathy in observance of the milestone of… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of May 25, 2020

CDC issues detailed reopening guidance after initial rejection. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention gently released more detailed guidance for schools, businesses, transit systems and other industries hoping to… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of May 18, 2020

COVID-19 cases slacken in US, but as more states reopen, the future is shaky. More than two-thirds of US states have lifted or relaxed restrictions on business and public life… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of May 11, 2020

Quarrel flares up between White House and the CDC over reopening guidelines. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has repeatedly found its suggestions for fighting the coronavirus outbreak taking… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of May 4, 2020

Trump’s Warp-Speed Plan aims to produce COVID-19 vaccine this year. US President Donald Trump said on Thursday (April 30, 2020) the US plans to accelerate the development of a coronavirus… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of April 27, 2020

Timeline of coronavirus’s arrival in the US shifts backward, underscoring what’s known and not known about path ahead. The novel coronavirus circulated in January in California, weeks earlier than thought,… Read more »