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Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

With Chicagoans clamoring for the exits of their government-imposed exiles, one key metric set by the city appears to still present a considerable challenge: t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Fal...→

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Falling Short Of City Goals

With Chicagoans clamoring for the exits of their government-imposed exiles, one key metric set by the city appears to still present a considerable challenge: t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing in Chicago Still Fal...→

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

A popular Southern California mountain resort city headed into the Memorial Day weekend with a decision to not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom’s orders aimed at slow [...] Read full article: City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing ...→

Popular New York City eatery gives sneak peek at post-coronavirus dining - amNewYork

BY ALEKSANDRA MICHALSKA As shut-in Americans long for the days when they can once again enjoy simple pleasures like dining out, one New York City Read full article: Popular New York City eatery gives sneak...→

Chicago Police Dept. Confirms 9 More Employees Test Positive for Coronavirus

Chicago Police Dept. Confirms 9 More Employees Test Positive for Coronavirus

Chicago police announced Tuesday that the department has confirmed nine more cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases to 529 since the pandemic be [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Dept. Confirms 9 More Emp...→

Homeless New Yorkers grateful for places to stay, but want more coronavirus testing

Homeless New Yorkers grateful for places to stay, but want more coronavirus testing

Thousands of homeless New Yorkers are living in hotels as the coronavirus outbreak continues and while they appreciate the unexpected upgrade in living conditi [...] Read full article: Homeless New Yorkers grateful for places...→

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Churchgoers in Chicago could face citations pending a review for attending in-person services, according to the mayor's office. Read full article: Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' cor...→

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Here’s what’s happening this weekend with COVID-19 in the Chicago area

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Here’s what’s happening this weekend with COVID-19 in the Chicago area

Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday said Chicago restaurants might be able to reopen in June and residents may be allowed to sit outside enjoying music, theater and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Here’s ...→

Most states still fall short of recommended testing levels

Most states still fall short of recommended testing levels

WASHINGTON (AP) — As businesses reopened Friday in more of the U.S., an overwhelming majority of states still fall short of the COVID-19 testing levels that pu [...] Read full article: Most states still fall short of recommen...→

Colorado nears 1,100 coronavirus deaths as serious COVID-19 cases appear to be falling

Colorado nears 1,100 coronavirus deaths as serious COVID-19 cases appear to be falling

Colorado has recorded 1,091 deaths from the new coronavirus as the number of serious COVID-19 cases appears to be steadily falling, state health officials anno [...] Read full article: Colorado nears 1,100 coronavirus deaths ...→

Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional COVID-19 Cases Reported As Testing Makes 1-Day Jump To 6.7K

Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional COVID-19 Cases Reported As Testing Makes 1-Day Jump To 6.7K

In a Thursday update, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) says there are 523 additional COVID-19 cases in the state and 25 more deaths. A new benchmark wa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional...→

Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY testing efforts focus on minority communities

Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY testing efforts focus on minority communities

PLUS: New information about the mysterious syndrome impacting children that appears to be tied to COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY tes...→

Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus Antibody Testing Site Shut Down

Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus Antibody Testing Site Shut Down

The owner of Wit's End was offering antibody tests, but was ordered to shut down by Cambridge health officials. Read full article: Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus A...→

Hearing: U.S. Will Meet Testing Goals, 'Cautiously Optimistic' on Vaccine 

Hearing: U.S. Will Meet Testing Goals, 'Cautiously Optimistic' on Vaccine 

The U.S. will be able to meet coronavirus testing goals for the next two months and there may be an effective vaccine by the end of this year Read full article: Hearing: U.S. Will Meet Testing Goals, '...→

How the White House Is Testing Its Staff for the Coronavirus

How the White House Is Testing Its Staff for the Coronavirus

Racing to contain an outbreak in the White House, the Trump administration is using a small, portable machine to test some of its staff. Here’s how machine wor [...] Read full article: How the White House Is Testing Its Staff...→

Chicago mail carrier dies of coronavirus week after giving birth

Chicago mail carrier dies of coronavirus week after giving birth

A young mail carrier and mother of three has died of coronavirus just days after giving birth. Read full article: Chicago mail carrier dies of coronavirus...→

National Guard offers free coronavirus testing at six MN armories this weekend

National Guard offers free coronavirus testing at six MN armories this weekend

Six National Guard armories across Minnesota will offer free diagnostic testing for the coronavirus over the Memorial Day weekend. Working with state and local [...] Read full article: National Guard offers free coronavirus t...→

Free coronavirus testing now available to all Coloradans with symptoms, governor says

Free coronavirus testing now available to all Coloradans with symptoms, governor says

Any Coloradan with coronavirus symptoms can now get tested, for free, whether or not they have health insurance, Gov. Jared Polis said Monday. Read full article: Free coronavirus testing now available t...→

We Must Stop Falling for the Coronavirus Moral Crusade

We Must Stop Falling for the Coronavirus Moral Crusade

What will we have learned? Hopefully, it will be that we must endeavor to control fear. And that we must resist temptations to cede authority and power to thos [...] Read full article: We Must Stop Falling for the Coronavirus...→

Demand for Covid screening was falling as New Jersey rolled out testing, tracing plans

Demand for Covid screening was falling as New Jersey rolled out testing, tracing plans

As of May 12, the state was testing around 10,600 residents a day on average, according to a a report from McKinsey & Company that was prepared for the Murphy [...] Read full article: Demand for Covid screening was falling a...→

Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing Sites In Dallas County

Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing Sites In Dallas County

Walmart will be opening four more coronavirus drive-thru testing sites in Dallas County on Friday, according to officials. Read full article: Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing...→

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

CBS News spent seven days at the Montefiore Medical Center in New York City during the height of the coronavirus pandemic. Watch the CBS News special, "Bravery [...] Read full article: View from the front lines: The lives imp...→

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

PINELLAS PARK, Fla. -- Nearly two dozen nursing home residents were taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, a Pinellas county official co [...] Read full article: 21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents ...→

Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Abyssinian Baptist Church As Part Of Effort To Better Reach Hardest Hit Communities

Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Abyssinian Baptist Church As Part Of Effort To Better Reach Hardest Hit Communities

Black, Latino and low income communities are bearing the brunt of the coronavirus. Now the state is partnering with churches to help increase testing in the ha [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Aby...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

The city of Philadelphia remains in the state's red phase, despite some promising declines in cases recently. Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farle [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commiss...→

Chicago morgue coping despite historic surge in deaths due to the coronavirus pandemic

Chicago morgue coping despite historic surge in deaths due to the coronavirus pandemic

There was no sign of buckling at the the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office, where employees seemed to be coping well with the historic surge in deaths due [...] Read full article: Chicago morgue coping despite historic s...→

Coronavirus Latest: Pennsylvania To Begin COVID-19 Testing For Every Nursing Home Resident, Employee

Coronavirus Latest: Pennsylvania To Begin COVID-19 Testing For Every Nursing Home Resident, Employee

Wolf said his administration will undertake the surveillance testing, with a goal of testing every resident and employee once a week, given the pandemic's trem [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Pennsylvania To Begi...→

Massachusetts is still behind on the level of coronavirus testing needed to safely reopen, Harvard report says

Massachusetts is still behind on the level of coronavirus testing needed to safely reopen, Harvard report says

“Massachusetts really has the opportunity over the next weeks and months to be an example for the rest of the country.” Read full article: Massachusetts is still behind on the lev...→

Kevin James stars in short film mocking overzealous coronavirus response

Kevin James stars in short film mocking overzealous coronavirus response

Kevin James released a short film on his YouTube channel that mocks people’s seemingly overzealous response to the coronavirus.  Read full article: Kevin James stars in short film mocking ...→

Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugstore, urgent care, living room near you

Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugstore, urgent care, living room near you

You can swab your own nose. You can squeeze your own blood samples. But proceed with caution, experts say. Read full article: Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugsto...→

Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphia Jails Left Community at Risk

Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphia Jails Left Community at Risk

COVID-19 was already spreading through cells at city jails when officials released more than 1,500 inmates for their safety. They went home without knowing if [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphi...→

Colorado’s governor announces free coronavirus testing, including for residents without symptoms

Colorado’s governor announces free coronavirus testing, including for residents without symptoms

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis said Monday the state is now offering free coronavirus testing to any residents who need it, with or without symptoms. Read full article: Colorado’s governor announces free coron...→

FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Connected to Bill Gates

FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Connected to Bill Gates

The Food and Drug Administration has stopped a coronavirus testing program promoted by billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates, according to a news release. Read full article: FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Co...→

Chicago outdoors and coronavirus: Illinois quickies, Wisconsin reminder, Indiana notes

Chicago outdoors and coronavirus: Illinois quickies, Wisconsin reminder, Indiana notes

Among the notes on Chicago outdoors and coronva virus: Wisconsin DNR continues some restrictions, a couple quick observations on Illinois DNR sites, and the In [...] Read full article: Chicago outdoors and coronavirus: Illino...→

COVID-19 test shortage forces Chicago area clinics to halt curbside testing

COVID-19 test shortage forces Chicago area clinics to halt curbside testing

Physicians Immediate Care centers website said because of a lack of tests, "we are currently unable to test for COVID-19 in Illinois." Read full article: COVID-19 test shortage forces Chicago ar...→

Baker details plan to drastically expand coronavirus testing by end of 2020

Baker details plan to drastically expand coronavirus testing by end of 2020

While speaking during a news conference at the State House, Baker said he would like to have the capacity to administer 75,000 coronavirus tests a day by end o [...] Read full article: Baker details plan to drastically expand...→

CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites in Pennsylvania, Including in Philadelphia

CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites in Pennsylvania, Including in Philadelphia

CVS will soon open nine drive-thru coronavirus testing sites in Pennsylvania, including one in Philadelphia, the company announced Thursday. Read full article: CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Tes...→

Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Workers at Prison With 622 Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Workers at Prison With 622 Coronavirus Cases

The Tarrant County Health Department on Wednesday stepped up testing of employees at a federal prison in Fort Worth – weeks after cases there started spiraling [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Worke...→

Hong Kong ramps up testing after first new locally transmitted coronavirus case in three weeks

Hong Kong ramps up testing after first new locally transmitted coronavirus case in three weeks

Additional testing will begin with airport workers and later be expanded to include those working at nursing and residential homes. Read full article: Hong Kong ramps up testing after first n...→

Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollout 'probably the worst mistake' of US coronavirus response

Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollout 'probably the worst mistake' of US coronavirus response

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., a regular critic of China's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, told the "Fox News Rundown" podcast Wednesday that the delay in roll [...] Read full article: Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollo...→

Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavirus testing responsibility falls on federal government

Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavirus testing responsibility falls on federal government

The Pew Research Center survey finds 61 percent hold this view, compared with 37 percent who say responsibility mainly falls on state governments. Read full article: Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavi...→

Chinese City on North Korea Border Declares Coronavirus Martial Law

Chinese City on North Korea Border Declares Coronavirus Martial Law

“Shulan should declare wartime control mode...," Chinese Communist Party Committee Secretary for Jilin Province, said Sunday. Read full article: Chinese City on North Korea Border Decla...→

Mitt Romney: U.S. Coronavirus Testing Record 'Nothing to Celebrate'

Mitt Romney: U.S. Coronavirus Testing Record 'Nothing to Celebrate'

Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT) on Tuesday afternoon criticized the Trump administration's coronavirus testing record. Read full article: Mitt Romney: U.S. Coronavirus Testing Re...→

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

A popular Southern California mountain resort city headed into the Memorial Day weekend with a decision to not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom’s orders aimed at slow [...] Read full article: City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing ...→

Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugstore, urgent care, living room near you

Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugstore, urgent care, living room near you

You can swab your own nose. You can squeeze your own blood samples. But proceed with caution, experts say. Read full article: Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugsto...→

Chicago Police Dept. Confirms 9 More Employees Test Positive for Coronavirus

Chicago Police Dept. Confirms 9 More Employees Test Positive for Coronavirus

Chicago police announced Tuesday that the department has confirmed nine more cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases to 529 since the pandemic be [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Dept. Confirms 9 More Emp...→

Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphia Jails Left Community at Risk

Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphia Jails Left Community at Risk

COVID-19 was already spreading through cells at city jails when officials released more than 1,500 inmates for their safety. They went home without knowing if [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphi...→

Free coronavirus testing now available to all Coloradans with symptoms, governor says

Free coronavirus testing now available to all Coloradans with symptoms, governor says

Any Coloradan with coronavirus symptoms can now get tested, for free, whether or not they have health insurance, Gov. Jared Polis said Monday. Read full article: Free coronavirus testing now available t...→

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Churchgoers in Chicago could face citations pending a review for attending in-person services, according to the mayor's office. Read full article: Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' cor...→

FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Connected to Bill Gates

FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Connected to Bill Gates

The Food and Drug Administration has stopped a coronavirus testing program promoted by billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates, according to a news release. Read full article: FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Co...→

Most states still fall short of recommended testing levels

Most states still fall short of recommended testing levels

WASHINGTON (AP) — As businesses reopened Friday in more of the U.S., an overwhelming majority of states still fall short of the COVID-19 testing levels that pu [...] Read full article: Most states still fall short of recommen...→

COVID-19 test shortage forces Chicago area clinics to halt curbside testing

COVID-19 test shortage forces Chicago area clinics to halt curbside testing

Physicians Immediate Care centers website said because of a lack of tests, "we are currently unable to test for COVID-19 in Illinois." Read full article: COVID-19 test shortage forces Chicago ar...→

Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing Sites In Dallas County

Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing Sites In Dallas County

Walmart will be opening four more coronavirus drive-thru testing sites in Dallas County on Friday, according to officials. Read full article: Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing...→

Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional COVID-19 Cases Reported As Testing Makes 1-Day Jump To 6.7K

Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional COVID-19 Cases Reported As Testing Makes 1-Day Jump To 6.7K

In a Thursday update, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) says there are 523 additional COVID-19 cases in the state and 25 more deaths. A new benchmark wa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional...→

CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites in Pennsylvania, Including in Philadelphia

CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites in Pennsylvania, Including in Philadelphia

CVS will soon open nine drive-thru coronavirus testing sites in Pennsylvania, including one in Philadelphia, the company announced Thursday. Read full article: CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Tes...→

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

PINELLAS PARK, Fla. -- Nearly two dozen nursing home residents were taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, a Pinellas county official co [...] Read full article: 21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents ...→

Hong Kong ramps up testing after first new locally transmitted coronavirus case in three weeks

Hong Kong ramps up testing after first new locally transmitted coronavirus case in three weeks

Additional testing will begin with airport workers and later be expanded to include those working at nursing and residential homes. Read full article: Hong Kong ramps up testing after first n...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

The city of Philadelphia remains in the state's red phase, despite some promising declines in cases recently. Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farle [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commiss...→

Hearing: U.S. Will Meet Testing Goals, 'Cautiously Optimistic' on Vaccine 

Hearing: U.S. Will Meet Testing Goals, 'Cautiously Optimistic' on Vaccine 

The U.S. will be able to meet coronavirus testing goals for the next two months and there may be an effective vaccine by the end of this year Read full article: Hearing: U.S. Will Meet Testing Goals, '...→

Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavirus testing responsibility falls on federal government

Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavirus testing responsibility falls on federal government

The Pew Research Center survey finds 61 percent hold this view, compared with 37 percent who say responsibility mainly falls on state governments. Read full article: Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavi...→

Coronavirus Latest: Pennsylvania To Begin COVID-19 Testing For Every Nursing Home Resident, Employee

Coronavirus Latest: Pennsylvania To Begin COVID-19 Testing For Every Nursing Home Resident, Employee

Wolf said his administration will undertake the surveillance testing, with a goal of testing every resident and employee once a week, given the pandemic's trem [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Pennsylvania To Begi...→

How the White House Is Testing Its Staff for the Coronavirus

How the White House Is Testing Its Staff for the Coronavirus

Racing to contain an outbreak in the White House, the Trump administration is using a small, portable machine to test some of its staff. Here’s how machine wor [...] Read full article: How the White House Is Testing Its Staff...→

Mitt Romney: U.S. Coronavirus Testing Record 'Nothing to Celebrate'

Mitt Romney: U.S. Coronavirus Testing Record 'Nothing to Celebrate'

Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT) on Tuesday afternoon criticized the Trump administration's coronavirus testing record. Read full article: Mitt Romney: U.S. Coronavirus Testing Re...→

Kevin James stars in short film mocking overzealous coronavirus response

Kevin James stars in short film mocking overzealous coronavirus response

Kevin James released a short film on his YouTube channel that mocks people’s seemingly overzealous response to the coronavirus.  Read full article: Kevin James stars in short film mocking ...→

National Guard offers free coronavirus testing at six MN armories this weekend

National Guard offers free coronavirus testing at six MN armories this weekend

Six National Guard armories across Minnesota will offer free diagnostic testing for the coronavirus over the Memorial Day weekend. Working with state and local [...] Read full article: National Guard offers free coronavirus t...→

Popular New York City eatery gives sneak peek at post-coronavirus dining - amNewYork

BY ALEKSANDRA MICHALSKA As shut-in Americans long for the days when they can once again enjoy simple pleasures like dining out, one New York City Read full article: Popular New York City eatery gives sneak...→

Homeless New Yorkers grateful for places to stay, but want more coronavirus testing

Homeless New Yorkers grateful for places to stay, but want more coronavirus testing

Thousands of homeless New Yorkers are living in hotels as the coronavirus outbreak continues and while they appreciate the unexpected upgrade in living conditi [...] Read full article: Homeless New Yorkers grateful for places...→

Colorado’s governor announces free coronavirus testing, including for residents without symptoms

Colorado’s governor announces free coronavirus testing, including for residents without symptoms

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis said Monday the state is now offering free coronavirus testing to any residents who need it, with or without symptoms. Read full article: Colorado’s governor announces free coron...→

We Must Stop Falling for the Coronavirus Moral Crusade

We Must Stop Falling for the Coronavirus Moral Crusade

What will we have learned? Hopefully, it will be that we must endeavor to control fear. And that we must resist temptations to cede authority and power to thos [...] Read full article: We Must Stop Falling for the Coronavirus...→

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Here’s what’s happening this weekend with COVID-19 in the Chicago area

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Here’s what’s happening this weekend with COVID-19 in the Chicago area

Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday said Chicago restaurants might be able to reopen in June and residents may be allowed to sit outside enjoying music, theater and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Here’s ...→

Chicago outdoors and coronavirus: Illinois quickies, Wisconsin reminder, Indiana notes

Chicago outdoors and coronavirus: Illinois quickies, Wisconsin reminder, Indiana notes

Among the notes on Chicago outdoors and coronva virus: Wisconsin DNR continues some restrictions, a couple quick observations on Illinois DNR sites, and the In [...] Read full article: Chicago outdoors and coronavirus: Illino...→

Demand for Covid screening was falling as New Jersey rolled out testing, tracing plans

Demand for Covid screening was falling as New Jersey rolled out testing, tracing plans

As of May 12, the state was testing around 10,600 residents a day on average, according to a a report from McKinsey & Company that was prepared for the Murphy [...] Read full article: Demand for Covid screening was falling a...→

Colorado nears 1,100 coronavirus deaths as serious COVID-19 cases appear to be falling

Colorado nears 1,100 coronavirus deaths as serious COVID-19 cases appear to be falling

Colorado has recorded 1,091 deaths from the new coronavirus as the number of serious COVID-19 cases appears to be steadily falling, state health officials anno [...] Read full article: Colorado nears 1,100 coronavirus deaths ...→

Baker details plan to drastically expand coronavirus testing by end of 2020

Baker details plan to drastically expand coronavirus testing by end of 2020

While speaking during a news conference at the State House, Baker said he would like to have the capacity to administer 75,000 coronavirus tests a day by end o [...] Read full article: Baker details plan to drastically expand...→

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

CBS News spent seven days at the Montefiore Medical Center in New York City during the height of the coronavirus pandemic. Watch the CBS News special, "Bravery [...] Read full article: View from the front lines: The lives imp...→

Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY testing efforts focus on minority communities

Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY testing efforts focus on minority communities

PLUS: New information about the mysterious syndrome impacting children that appears to be tied to COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY tes...→

Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Workers at Prison With 622 Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Workers at Prison With 622 Coronavirus Cases

The Tarrant County Health Department on Wednesday stepped up testing of employees at a federal prison in Fort Worth – weeks after cases there started spiraling [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Worke...→

Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Abyssinian Baptist Church As Part Of Effort To Better Reach Hardest Hit Communities

Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Abyssinian Baptist Church As Part Of Effort To Better Reach Hardest Hit Communities

Black, Latino and low income communities are bearing the brunt of the coronavirus. Now the state is partnering with churches to help increase testing in the ha [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Aby...→

Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus Antibody Testing Site Shut Down

Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus Antibody Testing Site Shut Down

The owner of Wit's End was offering antibody tests, but was ordered to shut down by Cambridge health officials. Read full article: Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus A...→

Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollout 'probably the worst mistake' of US coronavirus response

Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollout 'probably the worst mistake' of US coronavirus response

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., a regular critic of China's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, told the "Fox News Rundown" podcast Wednesday that the delay in roll [...] Read full article: Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollo...→

Chicago morgue coping despite historic surge in deaths due to the coronavirus pandemic

Chicago morgue coping despite historic surge in deaths due to the coronavirus pandemic

There was no sign of buckling at the the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office, where employees seemed to be coping well with the historic surge in deaths due [...] Read full article: Chicago morgue coping despite historic s...→

Chinese City on North Korea Border Declares Coronavirus Martial Law

Chinese City on North Korea Border Declares Coronavirus Martial Law

“Shulan should declare wartime control mode...," Chinese Communist Party Committee Secretary for Jilin Province, said Sunday. Read full article: Chinese City on North Korea Border Decla...→

Massachusetts is still behind on the level of coronavirus testing needed to safely reopen, Harvard report says

Massachusetts is still behind on the level of coronavirus testing needed to safely reopen, Harvard report says

“Massachusetts really has the opportunity over the next weeks and months to be an example for the rest of the country.” Read full article: Massachusetts is still behind on the lev...→

Chicago mail carrier dies of coronavirus week after giving birth

Chicago mail carrier dies of coronavirus week after giving birth

A young mail carrier and mother of three has died of coronavirus just days after giving birth. Read full article: Chicago mail carrier dies of coronavirus...→

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing State’s Coronavirus Restrictions

A popular Southern California mountain resort city headed into the Memorial Day weekend with a decision to not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom’s orders aimed at slow [...] Read full article: City of Big Bear Lake to Stop Enforcing ...→

National Guard offers free coronavirus testing at six MN armories this weekend

National Guard offers free coronavirus testing at six MN armories this weekend

Six National Guard armories across Minnesota will offer free diagnostic testing for the coronavirus over the Memorial Day weekend. Working with state and local [...] Read full article: National Guard offers free coronavirus t...→

Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugstore, urgent care, living room near you

Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugstore, urgent care, living room near you

You can swab your own nose. You can squeeze your own blood samples. But proceed with caution, experts say. Read full article: Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugsto...→

Popular New York City eatery gives sneak peek at post-coronavirus dining - amNewYork

BY ALEKSANDRA MICHALSKA As shut-in Americans long for the days when they can once again enjoy simple pleasures like dining out, one New York City Read full article: Popular New York City eatery gives sneak...→

Chicago Police Dept. Confirms 9 More Employees Test Positive for Coronavirus

Chicago Police Dept. Confirms 9 More Employees Test Positive for Coronavirus

Chicago police announced Tuesday that the department has confirmed nine more cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases to 529 since the pandemic be [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Dept. Confirms 9 More Emp...→

Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphia Jails Left Community at Risk

Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphia Jails Left Community at Risk

COVID-19 was already spreading through cells at city jails when officials released more than 1,500 inmates for their safety. They went home without knowing if [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing Delay at Philadelphi...→

Homeless New Yorkers grateful for places to stay, but want more coronavirus testing

Homeless New Yorkers grateful for places to stay, but want more coronavirus testing

Thousands of homeless New Yorkers are living in hotels as the coronavirus outbreak continues and while they appreciate the unexpected upgrade in living conditi [...] Read full article: Homeless New Yorkers grateful for places...→

Free coronavirus testing now available to all Coloradans with symptoms, governor says

Free coronavirus testing now available to all Coloradans with symptoms, governor says

Any Coloradan with coronavirus symptoms can now get tested, for free, whether or not they have health insurance, Gov. Jared Polis said Monday. Read full article: Free coronavirus testing now available t...→

Colorado’s governor announces free coronavirus testing, including for residents without symptoms

Colorado’s governor announces free coronavirus testing, including for residents without symptoms

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis said Monday the state is now offering free coronavirus testing to any residents who need it, with or without symptoms. Read full article: Colorado’s governor announces free coron...→

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Churchgoers in Chicago could face citations pending a review for attending in-person services, according to the mayor's office. Read full article: Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' cor...→

We Must Stop Falling for the Coronavirus Moral Crusade

We Must Stop Falling for the Coronavirus Moral Crusade

What will we have learned? Hopefully, it will be that we must endeavor to control fear. And that we must resist temptations to cede authority and power to thos [...] Read full article: We Must Stop Falling for the Coronavirus...→

FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Connected to Bill Gates

FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Connected to Bill Gates

The Food and Drug Administration has stopped a coronavirus testing program promoted by billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates, according to a news release. Read full article: FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Co...→

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Here’s what’s happening this weekend with COVID-19 in the Chicago area

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Here’s what’s happening this weekend with COVID-19 in the Chicago area

Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday said Chicago restaurants might be able to reopen in June and residents may be allowed to sit outside enjoying music, theater and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Illinois updates: Here’s ...→

Chicago outdoors and coronavirus: Illinois quickies, Wisconsin reminder, Indiana notes

Chicago outdoors and coronavirus: Illinois quickies, Wisconsin reminder, Indiana notes

Among the notes on Chicago outdoors and coronva virus: Wisconsin DNR continues some restrictions, a couple quick observations on Illinois DNR sites, and the In [...] Read full article: Chicago outdoors and coronavirus: Illino...→

Most states still fall short of recommended testing levels

Most states still fall short of recommended testing levels

WASHINGTON (AP) — As businesses reopened Friday in more of the U.S., an overwhelming majority of states still fall short of the COVID-19 testing levels that pu [...] Read full article: Most states still fall short of recommen...→

Demand for Covid screening was falling as New Jersey rolled out testing, tracing plans

Demand for Covid screening was falling as New Jersey rolled out testing, tracing plans

As of May 12, the state was testing around 10,600 residents a day on average, according to a a report from McKinsey & Company that was prepared for the Murphy [...] Read full article: Demand for Covid screening was falling a...→

COVID-19 test shortage forces Chicago area clinics to halt curbside testing

COVID-19 test shortage forces Chicago area clinics to halt curbside testing

Physicians Immediate Care centers website said because of a lack of tests, "we are currently unable to test for COVID-19 in Illinois." Read full article: COVID-19 test shortage forces Chicago ar...→

Colorado nears 1,100 coronavirus deaths as serious COVID-19 cases appear to be falling

Colorado nears 1,100 coronavirus deaths as serious COVID-19 cases appear to be falling

Colorado has recorded 1,091 deaths from the new coronavirus as the number of serious COVID-19 cases appears to be steadily falling, state health officials anno [...] Read full article: Colorado nears 1,100 coronavirus deaths ...→

Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing Sites In Dallas County

Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing Sites In Dallas County

Walmart will be opening four more coronavirus drive-thru testing sites in Dallas County on Friday, according to officials. Read full article: Walmart Opening More Coronavirus Testing...→

Baker details plan to drastically expand coronavirus testing by end of 2020

Baker details plan to drastically expand coronavirus testing by end of 2020

While speaking during a news conference at the State House, Baker said he would like to have the capacity to administer 75,000 coronavirus tests a day by end o [...] Read full article: Baker details plan to drastically expand...→

Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional COVID-19 Cases Reported As Testing Makes 1-Day Jump To 6.7K

Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional COVID-19 Cases Reported As Testing Makes 1-Day Jump To 6.7K

In a Thursday update, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) says there are 523 additional COVID-19 cases in the state and 25 more deaths. A new benchmark wa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates (MN): 523 Additional...→

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

CBS News spent seven days at the Montefiore Medical Center in New York City during the height of the coronavirus pandemic. Watch the CBS News special, "Bravery [...] Read full article: View from the front lines: The lives imp...→

CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites in Pennsylvania, Including in Philadelphia

CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Sites in Pennsylvania, Including in Philadelphia

CVS will soon open nine drive-thru coronavirus testing sites in Pennsylvania, including one in Philadelphia, the company announced Thursday. Read full article: CVS Opening 9 Drive-Thru Coronavirus Tes...→

Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY testing efforts focus on minority communities

Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY testing efforts focus on minority communities

PLUS: New information about the mysterious syndrome impacting children that appears to be tied to COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus headlines for May 13: NY tes...→

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

PINELLAS PARK, Fla. -- Nearly two dozen nursing home residents were taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, a Pinellas county official co [...] Read full article: 21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents ...→

Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Workers at Prison With 622 Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Workers at Prison With 622 Coronavirus Cases

The Tarrant County Health Department on Wednesday stepped up testing of employees at a federal prison in Fort Worth – weeks after cases there started spiraling [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Steps Up Testing of Worke...→

Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Abyssinian Baptist Church As Part Of Effort To Better Reach Hardest Hit Communities

Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Abyssinian Baptist Church As Part Of Effort To Better Reach Hardest Hit Communities

Black, Latino and low income communities are bearing the brunt of the coronavirus. Now the state is partnering with churches to help increase testing in the ha [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing Gets Underway At Aby...→

Hong Kong ramps up testing after first new locally transmitted coronavirus case in three weeks

Hong Kong ramps up testing after first new locally transmitted coronavirus case in three weeks

Additional testing will begin with airport workers and later be expanded to include those working at nursing and residential homes. Read full article: Hong Kong ramps up testing after first n...→

Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus Antibody Testing Site Shut Down

Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus Antibody Testing Site Shut Down

The owner of Wit's End was offering antibody tests, but was ordered to shut down by Cambridge health officials. Read full article: Cambridge Bar Operating As Coronavirus A...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

The city of Philadelphia remains in the state's red phase, despite some promising declines in cases recently. Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farle [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commiss...→

Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollout 'probably the worst mistake' of US coronavirus response

Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollout 'probably the worst mistake' of US coronavirus response

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., a regular critic of China's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, told the "Fox News Rundown" podcast Wednesday that the delay in roll [...] Read full article: Cotton calls CDC's botched testing rollo...→

Hearing: U.S. Will Meet Testing Goals, 'Cautiously Optimistic' on Vaccine 

Hearing: U.S. Will Meet Testing Goals, 'Cautiously Optimistic' on Vaccine 

The U.S. will be able to meet coronavirus testing goals for the next two months and there may be an effective vaccine by the end of this year Read full article: Hearing: U.S. Will Meet Testing Goals, '...→

Chicago morgue coping despite historic surge in deaths due to the coronavirus pandemic

Chicago morgue coping despite historic surge in deaths due to the coronavirus pandemic

There was no sign of buckling at the the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office, where employees seemed to be coping well with the historic surge in deaths due [...] Read full article: Chicago morgue coping despite historic s...→

Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavirus testing responsibility falls on federal government

Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavirus testing responsibility falls on federal government

The Pew Research Center survey finds 61 percent hold this view, compared with 37 percent who say responsibility mainly falls on state governments. Read full article: Poll: Majority of Americans say coronavi...→

Coronavirus Latest: Pennsylvania To Begin COVID-19 Testing For Every Nursing Home Resident, Employee

Coronavirus Latest: Pennsylvania To Begin COVID-19 Testing For Every Nursing Home Resident, Employee

Wolf said his administration will undertake the surveillance testing, with a goal of testing every resident and employee once a week, given the pandemic's trem [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Pennsylvania To Begi...→

Chinese City on North Korea Border Declares Coronavirus Martial Law

Chinese City on North Korea Border Declares Coronavirus Martial Law

“Shulan should declare wartime control mode...," Chinese Communist Party Committee Secretary for Jilin Province, said Sunday. Read full article: Chinese City on North Korea Border Decla...→

How the White House Is Testing Its Staff for the Coronavirus

How the White House Is Testing Its Staff for the Coronavirus

Racing to contain an outbreak in the White House, the Trump administration is using a small, portable machine to test some of its staff. Here’s how machine wor [...] Read full article: How the White House Is Testing Its Staff...→

Massachusetts is still behind on the level of coronavirus testing needed to safely reopen, Harvard report says

Massachusetts is still behind on the level of coronavirus testing needed to safely reopen, Harvard report says

“Massachusetts really has the opportunity over the next weeks and months to be an example for the rest of the country.” Read full article: Massachusetts is still behind on the lev...→

Mitt Romney: U.S. Coronavirus Testing Record 'Nothing to Celebrate'

Mitt Romney: U.S. Coronavirus Testing Record 'Nothing to Celebrate'

Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT) on Tuesday afternoon criticized the Trump administration's coronavirus testing record. Read full article: Mitt Romney: U.S. Coronavirus Testing Re...→

Chicago mail carrier dies of coronavirus week after giving birth

Chicago mail carrier dies of coronavirus week after giving birth

A young mail carrier and mother of three has died of coronavirus just days after giving birth. Read full article: Chicago mail carrier dies of coronavirus...→

Kevin James stars in short film mocking overzealous coronavirus response

Kevin James stars in short film mocking overzealous coronavirus response

Kevin James released a short film on his YouTube channel that mocks people’s seemingly overzealous response to the coronavirus.  Read full article: Kevin James stars in short film mocking ...→