CONGRESS BRACES FOR BIDEN'S NATIONAL CORONAVIRUS STRATEGY

Congress is bracing for President-elect Joe Biden to move beyond the Trump administration's state-by-state approach to the coronavirus...

GLOBAL PUSH TO END DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, WORSE AMID COVID-19

With domestic violence on the rise amid the pandemic, activists are holding protests Wednesday from France to Turkey and world dignitaries...

 
 
 

WITH US IN COVID-19 PANIC, SEN. PERDUE SAW STOCK OPPORTUNITY

Republican Sen. David Perdue of Georgia carried out a series of well-timed stock transactions at the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic

WITH HOPE HIGH FOR VACCINE, BRITAIN PREPARES TO ROLL IT OUT

With major COVID-19 vaccines showing high levels of protection, British officials are cautiously - and they stress cautiously - optimistic...

 
 
 

SCOTLAND MAKES PERIOD PRODUCTS FREELY AVAILABLE TO ALL WOMEN

Scotland has unanimously passed legislation that will make period products freely available to all women, which according to campaigners...

CHINA STEPPING UP VIRUS TESTING ON IMPORTED FOOD PACKAGING

Chinese officials say the country is stepping up virus inspections on imported food packaging as cooler weather brings new waves of...

 
 
 

27 COVID DEATHS AT ILLINOIS VETS NURSING HOME PROMPTS PROBE

State officials have launched investigations into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans nursing home in Illinois that has infected nearly...

TOKYO ASKS DRINKING PLACES TO CLOSE EARLY TO CURB VIRUS RISE

Tokyo's governor is asking bars and other places where alcohol is served to close earlier for three weeks to help prevent a resurgence...

 
 
 

EU SAYS FIRST VIRUS VACCINATIONS POSSIBLE BY CHRISTMAS

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen says the first coronavirus vaccinations could happen by Christmas

THE LATEST: RUSSIA SEES RECORD NUMBER OF VIRUS DEATHS AGAIN

Russian authorities have registered a record number of coronavirus deaths for a second straight day

 
 
 

CALIFORNIANS URGED TO AVOID THANKSGIVING GATHERINGS

With California desperately battling an out-of-control surge in the coronavirus, the state's health secretary is urging families to...

ASIA TODAY: INDIA REPORTS OVER 44,000 CASES, MOST IN DELHI

India has registered 44,376 new confirmed coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours

 
 
 

CHRISTMAS TRADITIONS AXED AS PANDEMIC SWEEPS RURAL KANSAS

The cancellation of the beloved Christmas Drawing in Norcatur, Kansas, has shone a spotlight on a global coronavirus pandemic that...

SANFORD REPLACES CEO AFTER CONTROVERSIAL EMAIL ABOUT MASKS

The head of one of the largest regional health systems in the Midwest has been replaced after telling employees that he had recovered...

 
 
 

MICHIGAN PROFESSOR PLACED ON LEAVE AFTER RACIST REMARKS

A science professor at a Michigan university is being investigated and has been placed on a administrative leave after denying the...

CALIFORNIA PROSECUTORS: MORE THAN 35,000 UNEMPLOYMENT CLAIMS FILED IN NAMES OF PRISON INMATES, INCLUDING SCOTT PETERSON

 
 
 

PROSECUTOR: UNEMPLOYMENT CLAIM MADE IN SCOTT PETERSON'S NAME

A California prosecutor says someone has filed an unemployment claim in the name of convicted murderer Scott Peterson

VIRUS TODAY: HOLIDAY PARTY DEFIANCE, MASK WEARING IN 2021

Here's what's happening Tuesday with the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.: The U.S. is averaging 172,000 new cases per day over the...

 
 
 

OXYCONTIN MAKER PURDUE PHARMA PLEADS GUILTY TO FEDERAL CRIMINAL CHARGES, FORMALLY ADMITTING ROLE IN OPIOID CRISIS

OXYCONTIN MAKER PURDUE PHARMA PLEADS GUILTY IN CRIMINAL CASE

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has pleaded guilty to criminal charges and formally admitted its role in the opioid crisis

 
 
 



Dexamethasone May Down Efficacy of Checkpoint Inhibitor

Dexamethasone May Down Efficacy of Checkpoint Inhibitor

Dexamethasone, when given at baseline for cerebral edema for patients with glioblastoma using checkpoint inhibitors, had significantly worse overall survival. Read more ...

Higher plant biodiversity may help discourage the use of pesticides, reveals...

Higher plant biodiversity may help discourage the use of pesticides, reveals study

Plant biodiversity serves as a natural method for controlling pests and can potentially reduce the need for environmentally harmful pesticides, according to a recent study... Read more ...

Cuomo receives Emmy for best actor in Covid-19 performance, proving it's all...

Cuomo receives Emmy for best actor in Covid-19 performance, proving it's all theater

The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has officially announced Andrew Cuomo as best actor in the Wuhan coronavirus plandemic drama. For his “effective use of... Read more ...

Anxiety Levels of Young People Doubled During the First COVID-19 Lockdown

Anxiety Levels of Young People Doubled During the First COVID-19 Lockdown

Young people reported experiencing higher anxiety levels during the pandemic's initial stages in the first national lockdown. Read more ...

Doctors urge the CDC to warn Americans about coronavirus vaccine side effects

Doctors urge the CDC to warn Americans about coronavirus vaccine side effects

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices told officials on Monday that Americans need to be prepared for side effects so that they won't be afraid to get second doses... Read more ...

I Lost My Sense of Smell to COVID-19, and More Than a Month Later, I'm Still...

I Lost My Sense of Smell to COVID-19, and More Than a Month Later, I'm Still Recovering

I got COVID-19 just over a month ago, standing outside in a field with no mask on. At least eight other people were infected at the same family gathering. My husband and two... Read more ...

Convalescent Plasma Flops for Severe COVID-19

Convalescent Plasma Flops for Severe COVID-19

Neither clinical status nor overall mortality was improved in COVID-19 patients with severe pneumonia treated with convalescent plasma in a randomized trial, researchers in... Read more ...

Azar: COVID-19 Vaccine Could Start Shipping Mid-December

Azar: COVID-19 Vaccine Could Start Shipping Mid-December

WASHINGTON - Americans could start receiving a COVID-19 vaccine in mid-December, with an initial distribution of 6.4 million doses and a total of 40 million doses distributed... Read more ...

Amazon Has a Bunch of Great Black Friday Fitness Deals You Have to See to...

Amazon Has a Bunch of Great Black Friday Fitness Deals You Have to See to Believe

We're all geared up and ready for Black Friday shopping. This year, the deals have started early , and we are already browsing and filling up our carts. We're already major... Read more ...

No Christmas Tradition Is Worth Spreading COVID-19--What We're Doing Instead

No Christmas Tradition Is Worth Spreading COVID-19--What We're Doing Instead

Thanks to the pandemic, many of us are altering our traditional holiday plans. I admit, I'm disheartened at the thought of not decorating cookies with my extended family or... Read more ...