Instead, New York will require travelers to get tested for Covid-19 before traveling, and again within three days of entering the state.
President Donald Trump’s campaign rallies led to more than 30,000 coronavirus cases, according to a new paper posted by researchers at Stanford.
“We don’t have any, quote unquote, miracle drugs,” Dr. Bill Schaffner, an epidemiologist at Vanderbilt University, said.
Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier told CNBC on Thursday that people will still have to practice mask wearing and social distancing “for the foreseeable future.”
Adm. Brett Giroir acknowledged that increased testing alone cannot explain the surge in cases, even as President Donald Trump attributes the surge to testing alone and continues to downplay the outbreak.
At the start of the pandemic some experts warned of a temporary drug shortage in the U.S.
Trump has repeatedly downplayed the virus and has insisted that the U.S. has more cases than any other country only because the nation tests more people.
Pressed on why the U.S. can’t make efforts to control the coronavirus pandemic, Meadows said: “”Because it is a contagious virus just like the flu.”
The U.S. reported more than 83,700 new Covid-19 cases on Friday, passing the last record seen in mid-July, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
Since Oct. 1, Covid testing has increased by nearly 11%, compared with a 46% jump in the average daily rate of new infections.
Airlines are reshaping their networks to capitalize on once-congested airports quieted by the pandemic.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is holding a news conference on Wednesday as the state continues to address clusters of coronavirus cases.
“We can look to happier days, but these are going to be some tough months ahead,” the former FDA chief told CNBC.
Covid hospitalizations, like the so-called positivity rate and deaths, are a key measure because they help scientists gauge the pandemic’s severity.
Pelosi set the 48-hour deadline on negotiations after speaking with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Saturday night for more than an hour.
The U.S. has now reported more than 8 million Covid-19 cases and at least 218,600 Covid-19 deaths since the beginning of the pandemic, according to Johns Hopkins University data.
States have about two weeks to set up coronavirus vaccine distribution centers across the country to meet the Nov. 1 deadline set by the CDC — a monumental undertaking made even more difficult by the fact that a vaccine hasn’t been cleared.
The 30-second ad from Trump’s reelection campaign praises the president’s response to the coronavirus pandemic and includes a clip of Fauci saying, “I can’t imagine that anybody could be doing more.”
The philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder worries that anti-vaxxer conspiracy theories will prevent people from getting a coronavirus vaccine when one comes out.
A move to New Zealand presents a welcome break for doctors and nurses from anti-science sentiment in the U.S.
Congress has failed to pass new aid for months as the coronavirus continues to spread across the country and economic recovery slows.
Mental health services were already on the radar of human resources departments before 2020, but this year they’ve become essential.
Gilead will have enough global supply of its coronavirus treatment remdesivir by the end of October, CEO Daniel O’Day told CNBC on Friday.
“I feel perfect. There’s nothing wrong,” President Donald Trump told Fox Business’ Maria Bartiromo on a call Thursday morning. “I don’t think I’m contagious at all.”
The Central of Bank of Ireland published its quarterly bulletin Tuesday morning where it substantially adjusted its full-year forecast for GDP.
Rising levels of “Covid-19 fatigue” are being seen in Europe, the regional director of the World Health Organisation warned.
“We have tried to take a principled approach until there is a broader authorization,” CEO Dr. Leonard Schleifer told CNBC.