U.S. top infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci warned that several states including Ohio, Tennessee, Kentucky, and Indiana should be vigilant to avoid COVID-19 surges experienced in the southern and western parts of the country.
More than a month into a resurgence of the novel coronavirus that has besieged Sun Belt states, flooded hospitals and strained public-health infrastructure, the U.S. still lacks a complete picture of the on-the-ground reality.
Robert O'Brien, the national security advisor for U.S. President Donald Trump, has tested positive for COVID-19, the White House confirmed on Monday.
More than 284,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide in the past day, exceeding 15.58 million, while the coronavirus-related fatalities increased by over 6,000 to surpass 635,000.
An error by the Florida Department of Health produced a COVID-19 positivity rate for children of nearly one-third, a stunning figure that played into the debate over whether schools should reopen.
The best thing for the nation is not to reopen as quickly as possible, it is to save as many lives as possible, more than 150 U.S. medical experts said in an open letter.
U.S. President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin discussed issues of COVID-19 and arms control during a phone conversation, White House spokesman Judd Deere said in a statement.
The US has documented 4,055,414 cases of COVID-19, a disease caused by the novel coronavirus, since the start of the pandemic, the Johns Hopkins University informed on Thursday.
The United States is conducting 770,000 COVID-19 tests per day and the average national rate of positive tests over the past week is 9.1 percent.
Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser issued an executive order that requires residents to wear masks outside their homes.
The COVID-19 cases in the United States could be much greater than the official statistics, according to a new analysis released by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC).
U.S. President Donald Trump said that the coronavirus pandemic in the United States will probably "get worse before it gets better."
The new states added to the list are: Alaska, Delaware, Indiana, Maryland, Missouri, Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, Virginia and Washington.
The United Nations headquarters in New York started its phase one reopening after it had remained physically close over the past four months to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.