Graphic: Coronavirus deaths in the U.S., per day
by Joe Murphy and Jiachuan Wu and Nigel Chiwaya and Robin Muccari on August 11, 2020 at 10:10 pm
More than 140,000 people have died in the U.S. of COVID-19. Track which states are getting hit the hardest and which direction the country’s death rate is going. Updated daily.
These states have the most coronavirus cases. See the day-by-day breakdown.
by Nigel Chiwaya and Joe Murphy on August 11, 2020 at 10:10 pm
From New York to Washington, see the per-day count of new, confirmed COVID-19 cases in each state. Updated daily.
Chart: See the day-by-day size of the coronavirus outbreak
by Joe Murphy and Nigel Chiwaya and Jeremia Kimelman and Sawyer Click on August 11, 2020 at 10:09 pm
Track the number of new COVID-19 cases per day around the rest of the world. Updated daily.
Russia’s vaccine could complicate talks about coronavirus treatment. Here’s why.
by Denise Chow on August 11, 2020 at 9:56 pm
Russia’s introduction of its vaccine could further complicate the broader discussion around coronavirus vaccines, experts say.
First new insect repellent approved in 11 years smells like grapefruit
by Akshay Syal on August 11, 2020 at 6:34 pm
The EPA’s move allows companies to start developing products for people and pets that contains the new ingredient.
Teen vapers up to 7 times more likely to get COVID-19 than non-e-cig users, says new Stanford study
by Kit Ramgopal and Cynthia McFadden and Conor Ferguson and Merritt Enright on August 11, 2020 at 3:00 pm
“Being a 21-year-old, I should not be spending six days in the hospital for lung complications,” said one young vaper who survived coronavirus.
Map: Confirmed coronavirus cases, worldwide
by Jiachuan Wu and Nigel Chiwaya and Joe Murphy on August 11, 2020 at 2:59 pm
Here’s how many coronavirus cases per country have been confirmed. This map is updated daily.
MAP: How coronavirus deaths compare to confirmed cases across the U.S.
by Jiachuan Wu and Nigel Chiwaya on August 11, 2020 at 2:59 pm
Track the latest numbers on deaths in U.S. states and territories. Updated daily.
Map of how many coronavirus cases have been confirmed across the country
by Sara G. Miller and Jiachuan Wu and Joe Murphy on August 11, 2020 at 2:58 pm
U.S. health officials are monitoring for cases in the United States.
Putin says Russia registers first coronavirus vaccine without providing evidence
by Linda Givetash and Matthew Bodner on August 11, 2020 at 12:41 pm
Unlike similar vaccines being developed elsewhere, Russia has moved ahead with approving a version before completing so-called phase 3 clinical trials.
‘A little bit of hope’: COVID-curbing efforts may mean milder flu season
by Erika Edwards on August 11, 2020 at 9:01 am
A bad flu season, combined with the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, could overwhelm the nation’s health care system.
Using marijuana in pregnancy may heighten baby’s risk of autism
by Linda Carroll on August 10, 2020 at 7:45 pm
“Women should really think very carefully about this,” one expert said of the new findings.
Inside the Wuhan lab at the center of the coronavirus storm
by Janis Mackey Frayer and Denise Chow and Dawn Liu and Ken Dilanian and Abigail Williams and Dan De Luce on August 10, 2020 at 12:53 pm
The institute is the focus of speculation and conspiracy theories — some emanating from the White House — about whether the virus leaked from the facility.
Europe watches in alarm as U.S. tops 5 million COVID-19 cases
by The Associated Press on August 10, 2020 at 12:30 pm
Perhaps nowhere outside the U.S. is America’s bungled virus response viewed with more consternation than in Italy.
Hollywood sheds glitz and glamour as filming resumes amid pandemic
by Ethan Sacks on August 9, 2020 at 10:14 am
From production through exhibition, every level of the film industry has been upended by the coronavirus. Creative minds are finding a way.
Russia chooses less testing, faster production to win COVID-19 vaccine race
by Matthew Bodner on August 9, 2020 at 9:02 am
The Russian team hopes to start mass production of its vaccine in October, far sooner than other leading scientists.
California pastor threatens to defy coronavirus court order
by Nicole Acevedo on August 8, 2020 at 10:17 pm
A 7-year-old boy in Georgia who had no underlying health conditions had a seizure in the shower and was rushed to an emergency room. He later died at the hospital.
$800 a week to test employees for COVID-19. Could rapid, cheap tests help?
by Akshay Syal and Patrick Martin on August 8, 2020 at 9:34 pm
Experts say antigen tests could be used by businesses and universities where there is a demand for frequent, rapid testing.
Wednesday, August 12, 2020