(NEW YORK) -- After 16 months of coronavirus-related restrictions and requirements -- mask mandates, social distancing, extensive state of emergencies -- nearly every jurisdiction in the country has now moved to ease up or, for some, completely lift them. The move comes as many communities... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- When 28 residents in two Rochester, New York, nursing homes tested positive for COVID-19 last month, officials there saw the unexpected outbreak as a stark reminder of the potency of the coronavirus vaccine. While much of the country was lining up for... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Tyson Foods said it will offer free, on-site COVID-19 vaccinations to thousands of its front-line workers in Arkansas, Kansas, North Carolina and Iowa.The company said it is working with healthcare services... Read More.
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Two U.S. Navy ships deployed to the Middle East are experiencing coronavirus outbreaks and have arrived in Bahrain to isolate infected crew members, the Navy said in a statement Friday morning.The amphibious transport ship... Read More.
BY: IBTESSEM GEUNFOUD and DRAGANA JOVANOVIC(PRAGUE) -- At a "Farewell COVID" party in June, thousands of Prague residents dined outdoors at a 500-meter long table across the Charles Bridge to celebrate the end of the lockdown measures.The Czech... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Two salmonella outbreaks affecting dozens of people in multiple states have been linked to pet hedgehogs and bearded dragons, the Centers for Disease and Control and Prevention said this week.The CDC... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As colleges deal with COVID-19 outbreaks, some are having their students leave campus -- which medical authorities warn is the opposite of what they should be doing.White House coronavirus response coordinator... Read More.
BY: MEREDITH DELISO(CHAPEL HILL, N.C.) -- A week after its first day of classes, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill announced it will be shifting all undergraduate classes remotely amid several outbreaks of COVID-19 on campus.Starting... Read More.
BY: ESTHER CASTILLEGI and ALLIE YANG(NEW YORK) -- Dr. Anthony Fauci told “World News Tonight” anchor David Muir that if mask and social distancing guidelines aren’t followed, the U.S. could be dealing with dual outbreaks of the flu and COVID-19... Read More.
BY: KARMA ALLEN(NEW YORK) -- As the National Basketball Association prepares to restart its season, commissioner Adam Silver acknowledged that the season likely would "cease completely" if a coronavirus outbreak occurred within the league's carefully crafted pandemic bubble.Silver's... Read More.
BY: KARMA ALLEN, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Hawaii announced plans to delay reopening for tourism for another month, as coronavirus infections continue to rise in the Aloha State and on the U.S. mainland. Hawaii Gov. David Ige announced the plan in a... Read More.
By ALI DUKAKIS, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As COVID-19 test positivity rates resurged in recent weeks, private test providers have made efforts to sound the alarm that the rising demand for testing may outpace their ability to process the new... Read More.