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Top Stories for Week of August 31, 2020

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Coronavirus reinfections raise concerns about immunity. Researchers for the first time have identified someone in the US who was reinfected with the novel coronavirus, according to a study that has… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of August 24, 2020

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Top FDA official in charge of overseeing new COVID-19 vaccines says he’ll resign if agency is pressured into a premature approval. A top US health regulator who will help decide… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of August 10, 2020

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Pfizer to help manufacture Gilead’s remdesivir for COVID-19. Pfizer Inc. (NYC) on Friday said it inked a multiyear agreement to make COVID-19 treatment remdesivir for developer Gilead Sciences Inc. (Foster… 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 20, 2020

COVID-19 cases surge in US, elsewhere, with no end in sight; mask wearing, school openings still contentious. Divided Americans clashed anew over mask mandates and the reopening of schools on… 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 20, 2020

Trump gives governors 3-step plan to revive economy soon; many experts doubt it will happen. The White House is encouraging states to begin opening back up and lifting social-distancing measures… Read more »

Top Stories for Week of March 2, 2020

As the situation worsens, Gilead begins two, late-stage studies to test drug for coronavirus. The coronavirus, or COVID-19, has infected more than 80,000 people in about three dozen countries since… Read more »