(NEW YORK) -- The United States is facing a COVID-19 surge this summer as the more contagious delta variant spreads. More than 659,000 Americans have died from COVID-19 while over 4.6 million people have died from the disease worldwide, according to real-time data compiled by... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Many states are rolling back restrictions and masking guidance now that just over half of American adults are vaccinated against COVID-19. But public health experts say this summer could be a crucial moment for contact tracing -- the process of identifying... Read More.
By CARMEN COX, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The NBA has new plans for managing the spread of COVID-19 during this year's basketball season. A league memo obtained by ESPN outlines plans for players and some staffers to wear... Read More.
By HAKYUNG KATE LEE, ABC News(SEOUL, South Korea) -- Contact tracers in South Korea are working around the clock to do anything they can to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. From being on the phone all day to questioning COVID-19... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(DENVER) -- Colorado's contact tracing capacity is tapped out, according to local health departments."Right now, we have about 1,400 cases or contacts of cases waiting to be reached out to," Christine Billings, the emergency... Read More.
By LAURA ROMERO, BENJAMIN SIEGEL and DR. JAY BHATT, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- After losing his job abruptly amid the coronavirus in March, Alejandro Curbelo saw a TV ad for a unique volunteering opportunity to help with contact tracing in the U.S.
(WASHINGTON) -- BY: KELLY MCCARTHYAs the country continues to fight the coronavirus pandemic, a new surge in cases has set record highs in many states.Idaho's governor joined ABC News' "What You Need to Know" to discuss his state's... Read More.