• A Utah infectious disease doctor on his state's coronavirus crisis

    A Utah infectious disease doctor on his state's coronavirus crisis

    Oct 26, 2020 10:40 PM EDT

    ... better than inside, and handwashing. It's as simple as that. William Brangham: One last question. The president has alleged that hospitals are exaggerating the coronavirus death totals. And he said that they're doing it to make more money, that, if you have a COVID case, you get more ...

  • Honoring people lost to the coronavirus pandemic

    Honoring people lost to the coronavirus pandemic

    Oct 23, 2020 10:25 PM EDT

    The NewsHour takes a moment every week to honor victims of the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are the stories of five more Americans who lost their lives in the crisis.

  • WATCH LIVE: Biden promises 'free' coronavirus vaccine

    WATCH LIVE: Biden promises 'free' coronavirus vaccine

    Oct 23, 2020 04:33 PM EDT

    Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has long accused the Trump administration of giving up on the coronavirus pandemic, but he is getting more aggressive, arguing that the president actively encouraged its spread. Watch Biden's remarks in the video player above. Announcing his plan to combat the coronavirus pandemic if ...

  • Czech PM asks health minister to resign for breaking coronavirus restrictions

    Czech PM asks health minister to resign for breaking coronavirus restrictions

    Oct 23, 2020 02:59 PM EDT

    ... Republic to help their local colleagues. Before he became health minister, Prymula was a deputy health minister who led the government’s response to the coronavirus pandemic for a time in the spring. The country recorded a relatively low number of COVID-19 cases and deaths then compared to hard ...

  • WATCH: Trump, Biden go after each other on coronavirus

    WATCH: Trump, Biden go after each other on coronavirus

    Oct 23, 2020 02:24 AM EDT

    It's debate night for President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden. They've squared off in Nashville in their final face-to-face confrontation before the election. Right from the start they went at each other on the pandemic.

  • Pope reverts to mask-less old ways amid surging coronavirus infections

    Pope reverts to mask-less old ways amid surging coronavirus infections

    Oct 21, 2020 02:22 PM EDT

    ... Vatican City State has had 27 cases, according to the Johns Hopkins University running tally. In Italy, the one-time European epicenter of COVID-19, coronavirus cases are surging, with the Lazio region around Vatican City among the hardest hit. Lazio has more people hospitalized and in intensive care than ...

  • Coronavirus vaccine storage issues could leave 3 billion people without access

    Coronavirus vaccine storage issues could leave 3 billion people without access

    Oct 19, 2020 01:32 PM EDT

    ... given 1 million doses of a coronavirus vaccine today, the country wouldn’t be able to handle it, Jean-Claude Mubalama, UNICEF’s head of health and nutrition for the African nation. “If we had to vaccinate against the coronavirus now, at this moment, it would be impossible,” he said.

  • As coronavirus flares globally, new strategies target hot spots

    As coronavirus flares globally, new strategies target hot spots

    Oct 19, 2020 01:09 PM EDT

    Confirmed world coronavirus infections surpassed 40 million, according to a Johns Hopkins University tally early Monday.

  • A global view of the worsening coronavirus crisis

    A global view of the worsening coronavirus crisis

    Oct 16, 2020 10:35 PM EDT

    Across the globe, new cases of the coronavirus have climbed to an all-time high of more than 330,000 per day. Continental Europe is facing unprecedented spread, but conditions are worsening in the United Kingdom and in parts of Latin America, as well. Nick Schifrin and special correspondents Lucy Hough, Malcolm Brabant and Mary Triny Mena...

  • Feds unveil plan to get coronavirus shots to nursing homes

    Feds unveil plan to get coronavirus shots to nursing homes

    Oct 16, 2020 08:22 PM EDT

    Federal health officials on Friday unveiled a plan to get yet-to-be-approved coronavirus vaccines to nursing home residents free of charge, enlisting two national pharmacy chains to help.

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