(NEW YORK) -- The United States reached a major milestone this week, with the White House reporting that over half of all adults in the U.S. are now fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This announcement came on the same day as a new report from the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday announced that they have identified just over 10,000 so-called "breakthrough infections" of COVID-19 among Americans who have been fully vaccinated against the virus. "Despite the high level of vaccine efficacy," the CDC says,... Read More.
By Katie Kindelan, ABC News(ATLANTA) -- A new study has shown the effectiveness of the HPV vaccine, and found a dramatic decline in human papillomavirus infections in both vaccinated and unvaccinated teen girls and young women in the United States.
By ARIELLE MITROPOULOS, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Even with the race to vaccinate as many Americans as possible accelerating, some experts are warning that if Americans don't also follow proper safety and mitigation measures the U.S. could see a COVID-19 resurgence.
By MORGAN WINSOR and ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 85.8 million people worldwide and killed over 1.8 million of them, according to real-time data compiled by the Center... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- New daily COVID-19 cases in the United States hit a record 128,000 on Saturday as multiple states reported the highest number of positive infections since the pandemic began, according to the Johns Hopkins... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(COUER d'ALENE, Idaho) -- When it comes to caring for patients with coronavirus in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, and surrounding rural areas, Kootenai Health is the only game in town."We're pretty much it," said Andrea... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- In El Paso, Texas, funeral directors are preparing for a worst-case scenario.Over the past two weeks, COVID-19 infections have risen 500%, according Angela Mora, the city's health director. While El Paso... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 928,000 people worldwide.Over 29.2 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new... Read More.
BY: ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC NEWS(PHOENIX) -- As of Saturday, the University of Arizona reported at least 1,148 COVID-19 infections among students and staff, 877 of them in the last 10 days, according to the university.The outbreak is being... Read More.
By ANNA VON OEHSEN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As the United States braces itself for a likely "second wave" of COVID-19 this fall, many experts are anticipating a spike in cases -- but some say that may not translate into... Read More.
BY: ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(STURGIS, S.D.) -- Pandemic or no pandemic, the show will go on in South Dakota.The South Dakota State Fair opens Thursday and will run through Sept. 7. While it's not clear how many people... Read More.