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Top Stories for Week of September 21, 2020

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Trump disputes, discredits CDC health officials; sees mass vaccinations by end of year. During a Senate hearing last Wednesday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s director, Dr. Robert Redfield,… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of September 14, 2020

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After a shocking clinical trial halt, AstraZeneca gets approval to keep dosing its Oxford COVID19 vaccine, but only in the UK. The University of Oxford said it was moving ahead… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of September 7, 2020

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Pfizer sees data for COVID-19 vaccine’s efficacy by end of October. Amid the frantic race for a COVID-19 vaccine, Pfizer may have early efficacy results in just a matter of weeks. During a digital event Thursday,… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of August 17, 2020

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Trump says US has deal with Moderna for 100 million doses of coronavirus vaccine. The Trump administration last week announced that it has reached a deal with the biotechnology company… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of July 27, 2020

California, Florida report record numbers of daily COVID-19 deaths; CDC says rates likely 10 times higher than reported. The US came just shy of breaking its single-day record for new… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of July 13, 2020

Fierce US surge adds over one million new coronavirus cases the past four weeks, ending months of declining national death totals. Since the first US case of the new coronavirus… 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 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 13, 2020

Trump Administration sets coronavirus conditions to reviving US economy. Vice President Mike Pence and one of the top US health officials said regenerating the country’s economy hinges on the government… Read more »