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CDC Suggests Coronavirus Fatality Rate 8X Lower than Early Estimates

CDC Suggests Coronavirus Fatality Rate 8X Lower than Early Estimates

Data from the CDC suggests that the novel coronavirus's true fatality rate in the United States stands at 0.26 percent. Read full article: CDC Suggests Coronavirus Fatality Rate 8...→

CDC Suggests Coronavirus Fatality Rate 8X Lower than Early Estimates

CDC Suggests Coronavirus Fatality Rate 8X Lower than Early Estimates

Data from the CDC suggests that the novel coronavirus's true fatality rate in the United States stands at 0.26 percent. Read full article: CDC Suggests Coronavirus Fatality Rate 8...→

Judge blocks removal of Honduran teen being deported under CDC coronavirus rule

Judge blocks removal of Honduran teen being deported under CDC coronavirus rule

A federal judge on Wednesday temporarily barred the Trump administration from deporting a 16-year-old Honduran boy pending a decision on a controversial health [...] Read full article: Judge blocks removal of Honduran teen be...→

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

BOSTON (WHDH) - Massachusetts has the lowest coronavirus transmission rate in the United States, data indicates. As of Tuesday, the transmission rate in the Co [...] Read full article: Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmissio...→

Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading at 'Unacceptable Rate in Texas'

Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading at 'Unacceptable Rate in Texas'

Gov. Abbott said Monday that coronavirus is spreading in the state at an "unacceptable rate" and insisted that something must be done. Read full article: Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading...→

WATCH: Fauci, CDC Chief Testify on US Coronavirus Response

Congress is in no hurry to hear more tales of President Donald Trump from his former national security adviser... Portraits honoring four former House speakers [...] Read full article: WATCH: Fauci, CDC Chief Testify on US Co...→

Loneliness has not increased during coronavirus pandemic, study suggests | MinnPost

Loneliness has not increased during coronavirus pandemic, study suggests | MinnPost

“We were surprised by the overall remarkable resilience in response to COVID-19,” says Martina Luchetti, the study’s lead author. Read full article: Loneliness has not increased during coro...→

CDC: ER visits for heart attacks plunged at start of coronavirus

CDC: ER visits for heart attacks plunged at start of coronavirus

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, emergency room visits for heart attacks declined 23% during the start of the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: CDC: ER visits for heart attacks plunged...→

Germany's Coronavirus Reproduction Rate Jumps, Indicating Rising Contagion

Germany's coronavirus reproduction rate jumped to 2.88 on Sunday, up from 1.79 a day earlier, health authorities said, a rate showing infections are rising abo [...] Read full article: Germany's Coronavirus Reproduction Rate ...→

Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 testing positive for coronavirus at higher rate

Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 testing positive for coronavirus at higher rate

In parts of Florida, people under 35 are testing positive at a higher rate since the coronavirus pandemic began, contributing to a surge in cases, officials sa [...] Read full article: Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 ...→

CDC report confirms elderly, minorities at highest risk for coronavirus

CDC report confirms elderly, minorities at highest risk for coronavirus

Older people, people of color and those with pre-existing medical conditions are at the highest risk for the coronavirus, according to a new Centers for Diseas [...] Read full article: CDC report confirms elderly, minorities ...→

Coronavirus death rate is higher for those with chronic ills | WTOP

Death rates are 12 times higher for coronavirus patients with chronic illnesses than for others who become infected, a new U.S. government report says. The Cen [...] Read full article: Coronavirus death rate is higher for tho...→

Early data from coronavirus tests of Minnesotans who participated in demonstrati [...]

Early data from coronavirus tests of Minnesotans who participated in demonstrati [...]

Early data from coronavirus tests of Minnesotans who participated in demonstrations after the death of George Floyd suggest the mass gatherings may not result [...] Read full article: Early data from coronavirus tests of Min...→

Trump campaign declines to say if it will enforce CDC coronavirus guidelines at Tulsa rally

Trump campaign declines to say if it will enforce CDC coronavirus guidelines at Tulsa rally

One week out from Trump's first campaign even since the coronavirus outbreak first began in the U.S., the president's re-election campaign would not say what s [...] Read full article: Trump campaign declines to say if it wil...→

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

CHICAGO — The positivity rate of COVID-19 tests in Illinois – which reflects the percent of tests which came back positive over a seven-day period – rose sligh [...] Read full article: Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in ...→

Stocks Move Lower on Wall Street as Coronavirus Cases Surge

Stocks are moving lower on Wall Street as investors are discouraged to see a surge in new coronavirus cases in the U.S. to their highest level in two months... [...] Read full article: Stocks Move Lower on Wall Street as Coro...→

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Because Trump hates people who vandalize statues, check out today's midday links: "30 Rock" episodes pulled, Florida coronavirus catastrophe, mask waste, virtu [...] Read full article: Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging I...→

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Recent Medicare claims data further highlighted racial and socioeconomic health disparities amid the coronavirus pandemic, causing the federal agency to issue [...] Read full article: Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at ...→

President Trump suggests US slow coronavirus testing to avoid bad statistics

President Trump suggests US slow coronavirus testing to avoid bad statistics

“When you do testing to that extent, you’re going to find more people, you’re going to find more cases." Read full article: President Trump suggests US slow coronav...→

AutoNews Now: Ford returning to pre-coronavirus output two weeks early

Ford accelerates return to pre-crisis output levels, moves Bronco reveal | BMW, Mercedes put AV alliance on hold | CarMax sales, profits plunge | Corvette swag [...] Read full article: AutoNews Now: Ford returning to pre-coro...→

Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus spread for economic reasons

Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus spread for economic reasons

“There’s a chance it was intentional,” Donald Trump said in a Wednesday interview with the Wall Street Journal, sharpening his criticism of China over the viru [...] Read full article: Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus...→

k\CHICAGO -- Grain futures were lower on Wednesday in early trading on the Chica [...]

k\CHICAGO -- Grain futures were lower on Wednesday in early trading on the Chica [...]

k\CHICAGO -- Grain futures were lower on Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for July delivery lost 10 cents at $4.9020 a bushel; J [...] Read full article: k\CHICAGO -- Grain futures were lower on...→

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

It was not immediately clear how many state prisoners will be released ahead of schedule as part of the plan unveiled by the CDCR on Tuesday. Earlier, prison o [...] Read full article: Some inmates at California state prisons...→

Ask Dr. Nandi: Mutation could make coronavirus more infectious, study suggests

Ask Dr. Nandi: Mutation could make coronavirus more infectious, study suggests

Has the coronavirus become more infectious? Researchers at the Scripps Research Institute in Florida point to lab experiments, saying it’s clear that the virus [...] Read full article: Ask Dr. Nandi: Mutation could make coron...→

Colorado coronavirus cases increase by 109, but hospitalizations and positive test rate falling

Colorado coronavirus cases increase by 109, but hospitalizations and positive test rate falling

Colorado’s infections as a result of the coronavirus continue to creep up, according to data released Sunday by health officials, while hospitalizations for th [...] Read full article: Colorado coronavirus cases increase by 1...→

Massachusetts coronavirus deaths rise by 38, test positive rate lowest ever

Massachusetts coronavirus deaths rise by 38, test positive rate lowest ever

The coronavirus case count in Massachusetts increased by 336 on Saturday and the state reported another 38 deaths as the test positive rate hit a new low, heal [...] Read full article: Massachusetts coronavirus deaths rise by...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

Trump Administration Targets CDC Over Coronavirus

Trump Administration Targets CDC Over Coronavirus

Trump administration officials are looking to possibly single out the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for missteps during the country's early respon [...] Read full article: Trump Administration Targets CDC Over Co...→

Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus deaths, lowest since early April

Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus deaths, lowest since early April

Massachusetts on Monday recorded its lowest daily coronavirus death count since April 5 — the earliest days of the pandemic — with public health officials repo [...] Read full article: Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus...→

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Experts say the more than 1,000 cases at a processing plant isn't necessarily a wide-scale problem, but they show, yet again, that such facilities are high-ris [...] Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak at German meat pack...→

Early CDC test kits were delayed because of contamination issues, HHS report affirms | WTOP

One of two types of test kits produced by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in January were likely contaminated, its parent agency confirmed. Read full article: Early CDC test kits were delayed because...→

CDC Chief: Coronavirus Cases Across U.S. Are 'Plateauing'

CDC Chief: Coronavirus Cases Across U.S. Are 'Plateauing'

The U.S. is in a better position to deal with the spike in coronavirus cases plaguing several states, CDC Director Robert Redfield said. Read full article: CDC Chief: Coronavirus Cases Across U.S....→

Town-by-town coronavirus rates ease up; Massachusetts recovery rate tops 87%

Town-by-town coronavirus rates ease up; Massachusetts recovery rate tops 87%

Town-by-town coronavirus infection rates are inching down around Massachusetts, but one health expert is warning continued protests could wipe out that promisi [...] Read full article: Town-by-town coronavirus rates ease up; ...→

CDC warns of second coronavirus wave as state lift lockdown

CDC warns of second coronavirus wave as state lift lockdown

States may need to lock back down if coronavirus cases spike, the CDC is warning. “If cases begin to go up again, particularly if they go up dramatically, it’s [...] Read full article: CDC warns of second coronavirus wave as ...→

HHS Sec. says coronavirus vaccine slated for early 2021, will ramp up manufacturing

HHS Sec. says coronavirus vaccine slated for early 2021, will ramp up manufacturing

A coronavirus vaccine could be around the corner in early 2021 as part of an “ambitious goal” the federal government has set as it pledges to ramp up manufactu [...] Read full article: HHS Sec. says coronavirus vaccine slated...→

Judge blocks removal of Honduran teen being deported under CDC coronavirus rule

Judge blocks removal of Honduran teen being deported under CDC coronavirus rule

A federal judge on Wednesday temporarily barred the Trump administration from deporting a 16-year-old Honduran boy pending a decision on a controversial health [...] Read full article: Judge blocks removal of Honduran teen be...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

Stocks Move Lower on Wall Street as Coronavirus Cases Surge

Stocks are moving lower on Wall Street as investors are discouraged to see a surge in new coronavirus cases in the U.S. to their highest level in two months... [...] Read full article: Stocks Move Lower on Wall Street as Coro...→

Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading at 'Unacceptable Rate in Texas'

Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading at 'Unacceptable Rate in Texas'

Gov. Abbott said Monday that coronavirus is spreading in the state at an "unacceptable rate" and insisted that something must be done. Read full article: Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading...→

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Because Trump hates people who vandalize statues, check out today's midday links: "30 Rock" episodes pulled, Florida coronavirus catastrophe, mask waste, virtu [...] Read full article: Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging I...→

Loneliness has not increased during coronavirus pandemic, study suggests | MinnPost

Loneliness has not increased during coronavirus pandemic, study suggests | MinnPost

“We were surprised by the overall remarkable resilience in response to COVID-19,” says Martina Luchetti, the study’s lead author. Read full article: Loneliness has not increased during coro...→

Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus deaths, lowest since early April

Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus deaths, lowest since early April

Massachusetts on Monday recorded its lowest daily coronavirus death count since April 5 — the earliest days of the pandemic — with public health officials repo [...] Read full article: Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus...→

Germany's Coronavirus Reproduction Rate Jumps, Indicating Rising Contagion

Germany's coronavirus reproduction rate jumped to 2.88 on Sunday, up from 1.79 a day earlier, health authorities said, a rate showing infections are rising abo [...] Read full article: Germany's Coronavirus Reproduction Rate ...→

Early CDC test kits were delayed because of contamination issues, HHS report affirms | WTOP

One of two types of test kits produced by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in January were likely contaminated, its parent agency confirmed. Read full article: Early CDC test kits were delayed because...→

AutoNews Now: Ford returning to pre-coronavirus output two weeks early

Ford accelerates return to pre-crisis output levels, moves Bronco reveal | BMW, Mercedes put AV alliance on hold | CarMax sales, profits plunge | Corvette swag [...] Read full article: AutoNews Now: Ford returning to pre-coro...→

Town-by-town coronavirus rates ease up; Massachusetts recovery rate tops 87%

Town-by-town coronavirus rates ease up; Massachusetts recovery rate tops 87%

Town-by-town coronavirus infection rates are inching down around Massachusetts, but one health expert is warning continued protests could wipe out that promisi [...] Read full article: Town-by-town coronavirus rates ease up; ...→

k\CHICAGO -- Grain futures were lower on Wednesday in early trading on the Chica [...]

k\CHICAGO -- Grain futures were lower on Wednesday in early trading on the Chica [...]

k\CHICAGO -- Grain futures were lower on Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for July delivery lost 10 cents at $4.9020 a bushel; J [...] Read full article: k\CHICAGO -- Grain futures were lower on...→

CDC report confirms elderly, minorities at highest risk for coronavirus

CDC report confirms elderly, minorities at highest risk for coronavirus

Older people, people of color and those with pre-existing medical conditions are at the highest risk for the coronavirus, according to a new Centers for Diseas [...] Read full article: CDC report confirms elderly, minorities ...→

Ask Dr. Nandi: Mutation could make coronavirus more infectious, study suggests

Ask Dr. Nandi: Mutation could make coronavirus more infectious, study suggests

Has the coronavirus become more infectious? Researchers at the Scripps Research Institute in Florida point to lab experiments, saying it’s clear that the virus [...] Read full article: Ask Dr. Nandi: Mutation could make coron...→

Early data from coronavirus tests of Minnesotans who participated in demonstrati [...]

Early data from coronavirus tests of Minnesotans who participated in demonstrati [...]

Early data from coronavirus tests of Minnesotans who participated in demonstrations after the death of George Floyd suggest the mass gatherings may not result [...] Read full article: Early data from coronavirus tests of Min...→

CDC warns of second coronavirus wave as state lift lockdown

CDC warns of second coronavirus wave as state lift lockdown

States may need to lock back down if coronavirus cases spike, the CDC is warning. “If cases begin to go up again, particularly if they go up dramatically, it’s [...] Read full article: CDC warns of second coronavirus wave as ...→

Massachusetts coronavirus deaths rise by 38, test positive rate lowest ever

Massachusetts coronavirus deaths rise by 38, test positive rate lowest ever

The coronavirus case count in Massachusetts increased by 336 on Saturday and the state reported another 38 deaths as the test positive rate hit a new low, heal [...] Read full article: Massachusetts coronavirus deaths rise by...→

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

CHICAGO — The positivity rate of COVID-19 tests in Illinois – which reflects the percent of tests which came back positive over a seven-day period – rose sligh [...] Read full article: Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in ...→

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

BOSTON (WHDH) - Massachusetts has the lowest coronavirus transmission rate in the United States, data indicates. As of Tuesday, the transmission rate in the Co [...] Read full article: Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmissio...→

WATCH: Fauci, CDC Chief Testify on US Coronavirus Response

Congress is in no hurry to hear more tales of President Donald Trump from his former national security adviser... Portraits honoring four former House speakers [...] Read full article: WATCH: Fauci, CDC Chief Testify on US Co...→

Trump Administration Targets CDC Over Coronavirus

Trump Administration Targets CDC Over Coronavirus

Trump administration officials are looking to possibly single out the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for missteps during the country's early respon [...] Read full article: Trump Administration Targets CDC Over Co...→

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Recent Medicare claims data further highlighted racial and socioeconomic health disparities amid the coronavirus pandemic, causing the federal agency to issue [...] Read full article: Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at ...→

CDC: ER visits for heart attacks plunged at start of coronavirus

CDC: ER visits for heart attacks plunged at start of coronavirus

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, emergency room visits for heart attacks declined 23% during the start of the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: CDC: ER visits for heart attacks plunged...→

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Experts say the more than 1,000 cases at a processing plant isn't necessarily a wide-scale problem, but they show, yet again, that such facilities are high-ris [...] Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak at German meat pack...→

President Trump suggests US slow coronavirus testing to avoid bad statistics

President Trump suggests US slow coronavirus testing to avoid bad statistics

“When you do testing to that extent, you’re going to find more people, you’re going to find more cases." Read full article: President Trump suggests US slow coronav...→

CDC Chief: Coronavirus Cases Across U.S. Are 'Plateauing'

CDC Chief: Coronavirus Cases Across U.S. Are 'Plateauing'

The U.S. is in a better position to deal with the spike in coronavirus cases plaguing several states, CDC Director Robert Redfield said. Read full article: CDC Chief: Coronavirus Cases Across U.S....→

Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus spread for economic reasons

Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus spread for economic reasons

“There’s a chance it was intentional,” Donald Trump said in a Wednesday interview with the Wall Street Journal, sharpening his criticism of China over the viru [...] Read full article: Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus...→

Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 testing positive for coronavirus at higher rate

Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 testing positive for coronavirus at higher rate

In parts of Florida, people under 35 are testing positive at a higher rate since the coronavirus pandemic began, contributing to a surge in cases, officials sa [...] Read full article: Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 ...→

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

It was not immediately clear how many state prisoners will be released ahead of schedule as part of the plan unveiled by the CDCR on Tuesday. Earlier, prison o [...] Read full article: Some inmates at California state prisons...→

Coronavirus death rate is higher for those with chronic ills | WTOP

Death rates are 12 times higher for coronavirus patients with chronic illnesses than for others who become infected, a new U.S. government report says. The Cen [...] Read full article: Coronavirus death rate is higher for tho...→

Colorado coronavirus cases increase by 109, but hospitalizations and positive test rate falling

Colorado coronavirus cases increase by 109, but hospitalizations and positive test rate falling

Colorado’s infections as a result of the coronavirus continue to creep up, according to data released Sunday by health officials, while hospitalizations for th [...] Read full article: Colorado coronavirus cases increase by 1...→

Trump campaign declines to say if it will enforce CDC coronavirus guidelines at Tulsa rally

Trump campaign declines to say if it will enforce CDC coronavirus guidelines at Tulsa rally

One week out from Trump's first campaign even since the coronavirus outbreak first began in the U.S., the president's re-election campaign would not say what s [...] Read full article: Trump campaign declines to say if it wil...→

HHS Sec. says coronavirus vaccine slated for early 2021, will ramp up manufacturing

HHS Sec. says coronavirus vaccine slated for early 2021, will ramp up manufacturing

A coronavirus vaccine could be around the corner in early 2021 as part of an “ambitious goal” the federal government has set as it pledges to ramp up manufactu [...] Read full article: HHS Sec. says coronavirus vaccine slated...→

Judge blocks removal of Honduran teen being deported under CDC coronavirus rule

Judge blocks removal of Honduran teen being deported under CDC coronavirus rule

A federal judge on Wednesday temporarily barred the Trump administration from deporting a 16-year-old Honduran boy pending a decision on a controversial health [...] Read full article: Judge blocks removal of Honduran teen be...→

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

CHICAGO — The positivity rate of COVID-19 tests in Illinois – which reflects the percent of tests which came back positive over a seven-day period – rose sligh [...] Read full article: Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in ...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

BOSTON (WHDH) - Massachusetts has the lowest coronavirus transmission rate in the United States, data indicates. As of Tuesday, the transmission rate in the Co [...] Read full article: Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmissio...→

Stocks Move Lower on Wall Street as Coronavirus Cases Surge

Stocks are moving lower on Wall Street as investors are discouraged to see a surge in new coronavirus cases in the U.S. to their highest level in two months... [...] Read full article: Stocks Move Lower on Wall Street as Coro...→

Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading at 'Unacceptable Rate in Texas'

Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading at 'Unacceptable Rate in Texas'

Gov. Abbott said Monday that coronavirus is spreading in the state at an "unacceptable rate" and insisted that something must be done. Read full article: Texas Gov. Abbott: Coronavirus Spreading...→

WATCH: Fauci, CDC Chief Testify on US Coronavirus Response

Congress is in no hurry to hear more tales of President Donald Trump from his former national security adviser... Portraits honoring four former House speakers [...] Read full article: WATCH: Fauci, CDC Chief Testify on US Co...→

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Because Trump hates people who vandalize statues, check out today's midday links: "30 Rock" episodes pulled, Florida coronavirus catastrophe, mask waste, virtu [...] Read full article: Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging I...→

Trump Administration Targets CDC Over Coronavirus

Trump Administration Targets CDC Over Coronavirus

Trump administration officials are looking to possibly single out the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for missteps during the country's early respon [...] Read full article: Trump Administration Targets CDC Over Co...→

Loneliness has not increased during coronavirus pandemic, study suggests | MinnPost

Loneliness has not increased during coronavirus pandemic, study suggests | MinnPost

“We were surprised by the overall remarkable resilience in response to COVID-19,” says Martina Luchetti, the study’s lead author. Read full article: Loneliness has not increased during coro...→

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Recent Medicare claims data further highlighted racial and socioeconomic health disparities amid the coronavirus pandemic, causing the federal agency to issue [...] Read full article: Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at ...→

Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus deaths, lowest since early April

Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus deaths, lowest since early April

Massachusetts on Monday recorded its lowest daily coronavirus death count since April 5 — the earliest days of the pandemic — with public health officials repo [...] Read full article: Massachusetts reports 17 new coronavirus...→

CDC: ER visits for heart attacks plunged at start of coronavirus

CDC: ER visits for heart attacks plunged at start of coronavirus

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, emergency room visits for heart attacks declined 23% during the start of the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: CDC: ER visits for heart attacks plunged...→

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Experts say the more than 1,000 cases at a processing plant isn't necessarily a wide-scale problem, but they show, yet again, that such facilities are high-ris [...] Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak at German meat pack...→

Germany's Coronavirus Reproduction Rate Jumps, Indicating Rising Contagion

Germany's coronavirus reproduction rate jumped to 2.88 on Sunday, up from 1.79 a day earlier, health authorities said, a rate showing infections are rising abo [...] Read full article: Germany's Coronavirus Reproduction Rate ...→

President Trump suggests US slow coronavirus testing to avoid bad statistics

President Trump suggests US slow coronavirus testing to avoid bad statistics

“When you do testing to that extent, you’re going to find more people, you’re going to find more cases." Read full article: President Trump suggests US slow coronav...→

Early CDC test kits were delayed because of contamination issues, HHS report affirms | WTOP

One of two types of test kits produced by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in January were likely contaminated, its parent agency confirmed. Read full article: Early CDC test kits were delayed because...→

AutoNews Now: Ford returning to pre-coronavirus output two weeks early

Ford accelerates return to pre-crisis output levels, moves Bronco reveal | BMW, Mercedes put AV alliance on hold | CarMax sales, profits plunge | Corvette swag [...] Read full article: AutoNews Now: Ford returning to pre-coro...→

CDC Chief: Coronavirus Cases Across U.S. Are 'Plateauing'

CDC Chief: Coronavirus Cases Across U.S. Are 'Plateauing'

The U.S. is in a better position to deal with the spike in coronavirus cases plaguing several states, CDC Director Robert Redfield said. Read full article: CDC Chief: Coronavirus Cases Across U.S....→

Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus spread for economic reasons

Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus spread for economic reasons

“There’s a chance it was intentional,” Donald Trump said in a Wednesday interview with the Wall Street Journal, sharpening his criticism of China over the viru [...] Read full article: Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus...→

Town-by-town coronavirus rates ease up; Massachusetts recovery rate tops 87%

Town-by-town coronavirus rates ease up; Massachusetts recovery rate tops 87%

Town-by-town coronavirus infection rates are inching down around Massachusetts, but one health expert is warning continued protests could wipe out that promisi [...] Read full article: Town-by-town coronavirus rates ease up; ...→

Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 testing positive for coronavirus at higher rate

Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 testing positive for coronavirus at higher rate

In parts of Florida, people under 35 are testing positive at a higher rate since the coronavirus pandemic began, contributing to a surge in cases, officials sa [...] Read full article: Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 ...→

k\CHICAGO -- Grain futures were lower on Wednesday in early trading on the Chica [...]

k\CHICAGO -- Grain futures were lower on Wednesday in early trading on the Chica [...]

k\CHICAGO -- Grain futures were lower on Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for July delivery lost 10 cents at $4.9020 a bushel; J [...] Read full article: k\CHICAGO -- Grain futures were lower on...→

CDC report confirms elderly, minorities at highest risk for coronavirus

CDC report confirms elderly, minorities at highest risk for coronavirus

Older people, people of color and those with pre-existing medical conditions are at the highest risk for the coronavirus, according to a new Centers for Diseas [...] Read full article: CDC report confirms elderly, minorities ...→

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

It was not immediately clear how many state prisoners will be released ahead of schedule as part of the plan unveiled by the CDCR on Tuesday. Earlier, prison o [...] Read full article: Some inmates at California state prisons...→

Coronavirus death rate is higher for those with chronic ills | WTOP

Death rates are 12 times higher for coronavirus patients with chronic illnesses than for others who become infected, a new U.S. government report says. The Cen [...] Read full article: Coronavirus death rate is higher for tho...→

Ask Dr. Nandi: Mutation could make coronavirus more infectious, study suggests

Ask Dr. Nandi: Mutation could make coronavirus more infectious, study suggests

Has the coronavirus become more infectious? Researchers at the Scripps Research Institute in Florida point to lab experiments, saying it’s clear that the virus [...] Read full article: Ask Dr. Nandi: Mutation could make coron...→

Early data from coronavirus tests of Minnesotans who participated in demonstrati [...]

Early data from coronavirus tests of Minnesotans who participated in demonstrati [...]

Early data from coronavirus tests of Minnesotans who participated in demonstrations after the death of George Floyd suggest the mass gatherings may not result [...] Read full article: Early data from coronavirus tests of Min...→

Colorado coronavirus cases increase by 109, but hospitalizations and positive test rate falling

Colorado coronavirus cases increase by 109, but hospitalizations and positive test rate falling

Colorado’s infections as a result of the coronavirus continue to creep up, according to data released Sunday by health officials, while hospitalizations for th [...] Read full article: Colorado coronavirus cases increase by 1...→

CDC warns of second coronavirus wave as state lift lockdown

CDC warns of second coronavirus wave as state lift lockdown

States may need to lock back down if coronavirus cases spike, the CDC is warning. “If cases begin to go up again, particularly if they go up dramatically, it’s [...] Read full article: CDC warns of second coronavirus wave as ...→

Trump campaign declines to say if it will enforce CDC coronavirus guidelines at Tulsa rally

Trump campaign declines to say if it will enforce CDC coronavirus guidelines at Tulsa rally

One week out from Trump's first campaign even since the coronavirus outbreak first began in the U.S., the president's re-election campaign would not say what s [...] Read full article: Trump campaign declines to say if it wil...→

Massachusetts coronavirus deaths rise by 38, test positive rate lowest ever

Massachusetts coronavirus deaths rise by 38, test positive rate lowest ever

The coronavirus case count in Massachusetts increased by 336 on Saturday and the state reported another 38 deaths as the test positive rate hit a new low, heal [...] Read full article: Massachusetts coronavirus deaths rise by...→

HHS Sec. says coronavirus vaccine slated for early 2021, will ramp up manufacturing

HHS Sec. says coronavirus vaccine slated for early 2021, will ramp up manufacturing

A coronavirus vaccine could be around the corner in early 2021 as part of an “ambitious goal” the federal government has set as it pledges to ramp up manufactu [...] Read full article: HHS Sec. says coronavirus vaccine slated...→