WASHINGTON Top U.S. health officials announced plans on Tuesday to begin vaccinating Americans against the coronavirus as early as mid-December, as nationwide deaths hit the highest number for a single day in six months. | Video
WASHINGTON, Dec 1 U.S. officials on Monday
unveiled details of their plan to distribute COVID-19 vaccines
to millions of Americans starting later this month, as the
United States again broke records for new coronavirus infections
WASHINGTON, Nov 30 After a Thanksgiving weekend
when the number of people traveling through U.S. airports
reached its highest since mid-March, a top government official
said on Monday some Americans could begin receiving coronavirus
vaccinations before Christmas.
U.S. healthcare workers and others recommended for the nation's first COVID-19 inoculations could start getting shots within a day or two of regulatory consent next month, a top official of the government's vaccine development effort said on Sunday. | Video
WASHINGTON U.S. President-elect Joe Biden will announce the first of his Cabinet appointments on Tuesday and is planning for a scaled-down inauguration due to the coronavirus pandemic, aides said on Sunday, as he lays the foundation for his new administration despite President Donald Trump's refusal to concede.
President Donald Trump's attempts to cling to power appeared more tenuous than ever on Wednesday as election officials in Georgia said a soon-to-be-completed recount was not likely to change President-elect Joe Biden's victory there. | Video
WASHINGTON The path to the Federal Reserve for President Donald Trump's controversial nominee Judy Shelton narrowed Tuesday after the Senate blocked a key procedural vote and a Republican senator who was one of her supporters said he came down with the coronavirus. | Video
WASHINGTON New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy on Monday announced stricter capacity restrictions for both indoor and outdoor gatherings as more U.S. states took steps to combat the latest coronavirus surge.
Nov 16 New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy on Monday
announced stricter capacity restrictions for both indoor and
outdoor gatherings as more U.S. states took steps to combat the
latest coronavirus surge.
WASHINGTON President-elect Joe Biden's top coronavirus adviser said on Friday there were no plans for a wholesale nationwide lockdown to curb the surging COVID-19 pandemic, while three U.S. West Coast states jointly called for a halt in non-essential travel.