• Remembering 5 victims of the coronavirus pandemic

    Remembering 5 victims of the coronavirus pandemic

    Aug 07, 2020 10:20 PM EDT

    As another difficult week comes to a close, we want to take the time to remember some of the people who have lost their lives to the coronavirus. Judy Woodruff shares the stories of five victims, including a 29-year-old California nurse and a 48-year-old Texas sheriff ...

  • Families volunteer to perform at-home tests for coronavirus research

    Families volunteer to perform at-home tests for coronavirus research

    Aug 07, 2020 07:40 PM EDT

    ... true number is likely much higher because many kids have silent infections or only vague symptoms and don't get tested. Data on kids and coronavirus spread is also murky. Hundreds of infections have been reported in children and staff members at U.S. day care centers, but whether kids ...

  • How far apart are Democrats and Republicans on new coronavirus relief bill?

    How far apart are Democrats and Republicans on new coronavirus relief bill?

    Aug 06, 2020 10:50 PM EDT

    ... of the impasse right now. The two sides are divided over dollar figures by a large amount and over philosophy over how to handle the coronavirus and reopening itself. Judy Woodruff: Such a frustrating moment in so many Americans watching these negotiations very closely.Lisa, I know you will continue ...

  • A Brief But Spectacular take on surviving coronavirus at age 102

    A Brief But Spectacular take on surviving coronavirus at age 102

    Aug 05, 2020 10:21 PM EDT

    Throughout the pandemic, Americans in elder care facilities have been at a high risk of contracting COVID-19. But there are also those residents of nursing homes who have survived the disease in spite of their age. Centenarian Grace Weissman-Spiegel-Davis is one of those. She shares her Brief But Spectacular take on her spectacular, but not...

  • Pelosi says GOP still doesn't recognize 'gravity' of coronavirus crisis

    Pelosi says GOP still doesn't recognize 'gravity' of coronavirus crisis

    Aug 04, 2020 10:55 PM EDT

    As the coronavirus pandemic continues to rage across the U.S., the Trump administration and Congress are still discussing another economic aid package. But on Tuesday, the White House and leading Democratic lawmakers gave different accounts of how much progress is being made. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a central figure in those negotiations, joins Judy Woodruff...

  • How authoritarianism has spread since the coronavirus pandemic began

    How authoritarianism has spread since the coronavirus pandemic began

    Aug 04, 2020 10:35 PM EDT

    According to pro-democracy institutions, authoritarianism was on the rise globally even before the coronavirus pandemic hit. But experts say the distraction of the crisis has allowed some leaders to indulge their dictatorial impulses without attracting much attention from the people they govern. Nick Schifrin reports and talks to The Atlantic’s Anne Applebaum about this dangerous...

  • What kids are losing as coronavirus cancels camp

    What kids are losing as coronavirus cancels camp

    Aug 03, 2020 10:35 PM EDT

    ... that I'm just really proud of him for. John Yang: And in Kansas City, Elle Tunley says she's looking forward to when the coronavirus isn't a problem. Girl: I would like to go really, really, really bad, because I want to meet new friends, I want to ...

  • Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan recovers from coronavirus

    Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan recovers from coronavirus

    Aug 02, 2020 09:51 PM EDT

    NEW DELHI — Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan was discharged from a Mumbai hospital on Sunday after undergoing three weeks of treatment for the coronavirus. His actor son, Abhishek Bachchan, who is still in the Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital with the virus, said in a tweet that his father has tested negative ...

  • Final days of Islamic hajj and Eid al-Adha holiday impacted by coronavirus

    Final days of Islamic hajj and Eid al-Adha holiday impacted by coronavirus

    Jul 31, 2020 11:09 PM EDT

    The pandemic has pushed millions of people around the world closer to the brink of poverty, making it harder for many to fulfill the religious tradition of purchasing livestock. 

  • Honoring 5 lives lost to coronavirus

    Honoring 5 lives lost to coronavirus

    Jul 31, 2020 10:25 PM EDT

    The United States passed another devastating milestone this week, with more than 150,000 dead from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Judy Woodruff takes a moment to remember a few of them. ... Judy Woodruff: The U.S. passed another devastating milestone this week, with more than 150,000 lives lost to ...

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