Health experts agree this will be a pivotal moment in determining whether the nation slides into a deeper mess. The fear is that a weekend of crowded pool parties, picnics and parades will fuel the surge.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday ordered that face coverings must be worn in public across most of the state, a dramatic ramp-up of the Republican's efforts to control spiking numbers of confirmed coronavirus cases and hospitalizations.
In about five weeks, the nation's most populous state went from success story to cautionary tale.
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the U.S. climbed to an all-time high of more than 50,000 per day on Thursday.
Eli Beer, the founder of United Hatzalah of Israel, shares his experience after a harrowing hospital stay battling COVID-19.
Kansas' top public health official predicted Wednesday that the state will face steeper increases in coronavirus cases and suggested that it blew its chance for a summer respite.
In areas where COVID-19 is spreading, health experts agree that wearing masks or other face coverings in public helps reduce the risk of spreading the virus when people can’t socially distance by staying 6 feet apart.
Brad Blackman, a paramedic with American Medical Response in Philadelphia, is being remembered for the compassion he showed to others.
The report finds a lack of coordination among government agencies hindered access to coronavirus testing and protective equipment, among other problems.
Several states ordered residents to wear masks in public in a dramatic course reversal amid an alarming resurgence of coronavirus cases nationwide.