Stories tagged: "coronavirus"


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COVID Parties: Yes, They Are Real and Wildly Dangerous

As coronavirus cases continue to rise, a new trend — "COVID parties" — is making matters worse. This dangerous practice is becoming a trend across the nation.

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Kids Need Protection From COVID Too. Here Is Your July 4 Guide to Keeping Them Safe.

This Fourth of July promises to be strikingly different from previous years. Here's how to protect your kids from COVID this holiday weekend.

In this June 8, 2020, file photo, Rodney Ott, owner of The Loft, makes mixed drinks from behind the bar for patrons as he reopens fully for the first time amid the coronavirus outbreak in downtown Flint, Mich.
Bars Are Giant Petri Dishes for COVID-19. That’s Why States Are Closing Them Down Again.

Many large outbreaks of COVID-19 have been tied directly to bars. An Orlando, Florida, bar has been linked to as many as 150 cases and more than 130 infections have been tied to a single bar in East Lansing, Michigan.

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As His Poll Numbers Collapse, Trump Amps Up His Attack on the Election

Trump is aggressively working to undercut public confidence in the November general election. “What you're seeing is someone who's an autocrat or a dictator in action," says a presidential historian.

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Arizona, Florida, and Texas See a Surge in COVID Cases. Now Their Governors Are Singing a Different Tune.

Listen to how these governors first reacted to COVID vs. how they're talking now.

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Pregnant Women Are Added in COVID-19 Risk Groups

The CDC updated its list of which Americans are at higher risk for severe cases of COVID-19, adding pregnant women and removing age alone as a factor.

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UPDATED: This Map Shows Where and Who Coronavirus Has Hit the Hardest This Week in Florida

On Thursday, Florida saw 10,109 new confirmed cases, setting a new record for highest single-day total.