Nov 26, 2020 02:18 PM EST
As coronavirus cases surge again nationwide the Supreme Court late Wednesday barred New York from enforcing certain limits on attendance at churches and synagogues in areas designated as hard hit by the virus.
Nov 25, 2020 06:58 PM EST
The state has seen more than 312,000 positive coronavirus cases since March.
Nov 25, 2020 04:15 PM EST
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo held a news conference on Wednesday to give an update on the coronavirus pandemic. Watch in the video player above. The day before, Cuomo unveiled a new Thanksgiving accessory for New Yorkers - a turkey face mask. An inscription on the mask reads, "Don't be ...
Nov 25, 2020 02:37 PM EST
LASALLE, Ill. (AP) — State officials have launched investigations into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans nursing home in Illinois that has infected nearly 200 residents and staff members, and killed 27 veterans. News outlets reported Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s office and the state’s Department of Veteran’s ...
Nov 20, 2020 11:30 PM EST
As we do every Friday during the pandemic, a tribute to the lives of five individuals killed by the coronavirus pandemic, which is worsening as we approach the holiday season. ... Judy Woodruff: The United States passed another heartbreaking milestone this week, with more than 250,000 lives lost now to ...
Nov 20, 2020 11:20 PM EST
WASHINGTON (AP) — A spokesman says President Donald Trump's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., has been infected with the coronavirus. The spokesman says the younger Trump learned his diagnosis earlier this week, has no symptoms and has been quarantining. Trump Jr. is the latest member of the president's family ...
Nov 20, 2020 05:56 PM EST
... Still, I feel comfortable knowing that I’ve either gotten a potentially highly effective vaccine or have a chance of getting it without having to wait for months. And I feel like I’m playing a small part in advancing science and, perhaps, in helping put the coronavirus in check.
Nov 20, 2020 12:31 AM EST
WASHINGTON -- Pharmaceutical companies Pfizer and BioNTech will seek emergency government approval for their coronavirus vaccine, as the U.S. aims to begin administering doses by the end of the year. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said the companies would seek an emergency use authorization Friday from the Food ...
Nov 19, 2020 11:08 PM EST
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California is imposing an overnight curfew on most residents as the most populous state tries to head off a surge in coronavirus cases that it fears could tax its health care system, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Thursday. What officials are calling a limited stay-at-home order ...
Nov 19, 2020 07:51 PM EST
The White House coronavirus task force held a briefing on Thursday amid the new virus surge. Watch the briefing in the player above. With the coronavirus surging out of control, the nation’s top public health agency pleaded with Americans on Thursday not to travel for Thanksgiving and not to ...
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