COVID-19

CDC relaxes COVID-19 guidelines on quarantines, social distancing
People are urged to social distance on a golf course.
changes

CDC relaxes COVID-19 guidelines on quarantines, social distancing

Stealing COVID aid
$100 bill with Ben Franklin wearing mask
Briefing

Stealing COVID aid

Biden tests positive for COVID. Again.
Joe Biden
just when I thought i was out...

Biden tests positive for COVID. Again.

Doctor: Biden's COVID symptoms 'almost completely resolved'
Joe Biden.
speedy recovery!

Doctor: Biden's COVID symptoms 'almost completely resolved'

The great COVID disconnect
People in Times Square.
Picture of William FalkWilliam Falk

The great COVID disconnect

What to know about COVID's seriously contagious BA.5 subvariant
COVID.
Briefing

What to know about COVID's seriously contagious BA.5 subvariant

Fauci 'likely' to retire by the end of Biden's term
Anthony Fauci
farewell, fauci

Fauci 'likely' to retire by the end of Biden's term

BA.5: Is it time to step up the COVID fight again?
Uncle Sam.
Picture of Harold MaassHarold Maass

BA.5: Is it time to step up the COVID fight again?

The next round of COVID-19 booster shots, explained
Booster shots.
Briefing

The next round of COVID-19 booster shots, explained

What's in a (virus) name?
Viruses.
Briefing

What's in a (virus) name?

Pfizer says Omicron vaccines produce stronger immune response
Man walking past Pfizer ad
another shot

Pfizer says Omicron vaccines produce stronger immune response

Welcome to the 'Pandemicene'
Bats.
Briefing

Welcome to the 'Pandemicene'

Is COVID over?
COVID.
Briefing

Is COVID over?

CDC approves COVID vaccines for kids as young as 6 months
Baby receiving vaccine
jab those babies

CDC approves COVID vaccines for kids as young as 6 months

FDA clears COVID vaccines for youngest kids
COVID-19 vaccine vile.
finally!

FDA clears COVID vaccines for youngest kids

Dr. Fauci has COVID
Anthony Fauci.
the time has come

Dr. Fauci has COVID

U.S. to end COVID test requirement for international travelers
Airport COVID testing.
one less test

U.S. to end COVID test requirement for international travelers

White House details vaccination plan for kids under 5
White House COVID-19 Response Coordinator Dr. Ashish Jha.
vax facts

White House details vaccination plan for kids under 5

FDA panel endorses possible 4th COVID vaccine
Novavax lab.
newcomer

FDA panel endorses possible 4th COVID vaccine

COVID vaccines can't keep up with new Omicron subvariants
Women getting COVID vaccine
slow down!

COVID vaccines can't keep up with new Omicron subvariants

The 'jarring' data on long COVID
A snail.
Briefing

The 'jarring' data on long COVID

Nearly one-third of the Senate has now had COVID
Jeff Merkley
like the plague

Nearly one-third of the Senate has now had COVID

What's up with the COVID lockdowns in China?
COVID lockdown.
Briefing

What's up with the COVID lockdowns in China?

What's next for the COVID vaccine?
Vaccination.
Briefing

What's next for the COVID vaccine?

CDC: With COVID-19 infections rising, a third of U.S. should consider indoor masks
People wearing masks in Virginia.
precautions

CDC: With COVID-19 infections rising, a third of U.S. should consider indoor masks

COVID death toll hits 1 million, per CDC, as new cases spread
Mask on the ground.
a sad, sad day

COVID death toll hits 1 million, per CDC, as new cases spread

Understanding the teen mental health crisis
A teenager on her phone.
Briefing

Understanding the teen mental health crisis

Federal flags to fly at half-staff to mark grim COVID milestone
Flag at half-staff over White House.
a solemn reminder

Federal flags to fly at half-staff to mark grim COVID milestone

A final dispatch of political decline
A writer under a hat.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

A final dispatch of political decline

North Korea enters lockdown after 1st official COVID-19 outbreak
COVID-19 measures in Pyongyang
Not immune

North Korea enters lockdown after 1st official COVID-19 outbreak

GOP continues to block COVID aid package in Senate
Capitol building.
it seems we have reached an impasse

GOP continues to block COVID aid package in Senate

FDA restricts Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine due to blood clot risk
A dose of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine.
pulling back

FDA restricts Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine due to blood clot risk

Pandemic's true global death toll closer to 15 million, WHO says
Hospital patient's hand.
a sobering reality

Pandemic's true global death toll closer to 15 million, WHO says

What you need to know about traveling in 2022
A traveler.
Briefing

What you need to know about traveling in 2022

The CDC reportedly monitored the location data of millions of phones
CDC logo displayed on smartphone screen
always watching

The CDC reportedly monitored the location data of millions of phones