For some countries, the idea is to move from crisis mode to control mode; but in the U.S., the issues are compounding.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand is among the few remaining countries to have avoided any outbreaks of the omicron variant — but Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Thursday an outbreak was inevitable and the nation would tighten restrictions as soon as one was detected.
President Joe Biden said today that the pandemic has left Americans exhausted and demoralized, but insisted at a news conference marking his first year in office that he has “outperformed” expectations.
Will the White House's anti-COVID push do enough to ease the omicron surge?
Over the last week Montana has averaged 1,343 new COVID cases per day, the highest daily average since the pandemic began.
The Biden administration on Tuesday quietly launched its website for Americans to request free at-home COVID-19 tests, but modelers forecast 50,000 to 300,000 more Americans could die by the time the wave subsides in mid-March.
A fourth vaccine shot is less effective against Omicron, according to an Israeli study.
COVID-19 clinics across the United States are under investigation after patients report issues with testing, accuracy and care.
The state of Montana has ordered 650,000 rapid COVID-19 tests to be distributed to residents through county health departments, Gov. Greg Gianforte announced Thursday.
President Joe Biden announced Thursday that the government will double to 1 billion the rapid, at-home COVID-19 tests to be distributed free t…
Officials across the U.S. are again weighing how and whether to impose mask mandates as COVID-19 infections soar and the American public grows ever wearier of pandemic-related restrictions.
Bob Saget's family is waiting for the results of his autopsy report and not speculating on his cause of death, two sources close to the late a…
Things to know today: Signs show omicron may be nearing peak in U.S. with sharp drop in cases predicted; schools to get more COVID tests; and Fauci fires back.
Scientists are seeing signals that COVID-19′s alarming omicron wave may have peaked in Britain and is about to do the same in the U.S. But, officials warn there is still a lot more to worry about.
BEIJING (AP) — A third Chinese city has locked down its residents because of a COVID-19 outbreak, raising the number confined to their homes in China to about 20 million people.
During the last week at least 6,268 new COVID cases were detected in Montana, bringing the number of active cases to 7,713, the highest since the end of Oct. 2021. Cases have increased 326% in the last two weeks.
BEIJING (AP) — The numbers are small, but the major port of Tianjin may be facing China's first local outbreak of omicron of any size, less than a month before the Winter Olympics open in nearby Beijing.
A record 9.5 million cases of COVID-19 were tallied around the world over the past week, the World Health Organization says. At the same time, deaths fell. Track the spread here.
Hospitals across the U.S. are feeling the wrath of the omicron variant and getting thrown into disarray that is different from earlier COVID-19 surges.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Grammy Awards were postponed Wednesday weeks before the planned Los Angeles ceremony over what organizers called “too many risks” from the omicron variant, signaling what could be the start of another year of pandemic upheaval for awards season.