BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel said Tuesday that Germany is extending its pandemic restrictions, including the closure of schools and stores, until mid-February amid concerns that new mutations of the coronavirus could trigger a fresh surge in cases.
Music star Carrie Underwood is set to release her new album on March 26.
The spread of COVID-19 has slowed enough to ease restrictions in three Illinois regions but in other areas, including Chicago, tougher restrictions will remain in place, Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Friday.
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PHOENIX (AP) — As the U.S. goes through the most lethal phase of the coronavirus outbreak yet, governors and local officials in hard-hit parts of the country are showing little willingness to impose any new restrictions on businesses to stop the spread.
LONDON (AP) — England’s chief medical officer warned Monday that the coming weeks would be the worst of the pandemic for the National Health Service as he appealed to the public to strictly follow guidelines meant to prevent the spread of the disease.
UK eyes tougher rules to fight variant; VP-elect Kamala Harris expected to receive vaccine today; McConnell faces decision over $2,000 payments. Get the latest virus updates.
Despite restrictions and overall hard times, people around the world will still find ways to celebrate the holiday. Read on to learn about how Christmas is celebrated around the world—perhaps it will inspire new traditions your family.
The Food and Drug Administration says it is "rapidly" working toward issuing an emergency use authorization for the Moderna vaccine -- the second Covid-19 vaccine for the US market -- after the FDA's vaccine advisers voted Thursday to recommend it.
AUSTRALIA has achieved notable success in battling the virus, though there have been anxious moments. The first Australian case was confirmed …
GERMANS enjoyed a largely relaxed summer with many restrictions lifted, the dividend of a rapid response to the initial coronavirus outbreak a…
WASHINGTON (AP) — As coronavirus cases surge again nationwide the Supreme Court late Wednesday barred New York from enforcing certain limits on attendance at churches and synagogues in areas designated as hard hit by the virus.
(AP) — In Pennsylvania, if you're having friends over to socialize, you're supposed to wear a mask — and so are your friends. That's the rule, but Barb Chestnut has no intention of following it.
State and local officials nationwide are imposing new coronavirus restrictions and pleading with the public in an increasingly desperate attempt to stop the explosive spread of the disease.
Even as companies release good news about COVID-19 vaccine candidates, for now "this will get worse," a top US official said Wednesday.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Tuesday announced new COVID restrictions that will start Friday.
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(CNN) — The US reported more than 121,000 infections Thursday, beating a daily case record it set just 24 hours ago.
The COVID-19-related death toll in Illinois surpassed 10,000 on Thursday and the daily number of new known cases again hit a new high as the resurgence of the virus continues to escalate.
Tens of millions more people across Europe face tougher coronavirus restrictions going into the weekend as countries across the region battle to bring down rising infection rates.
Virus review: COVID-19 is surging in the heartland; confirmed cases in the U.S. hit another milestone — 7 million; and Florida is fully reopening its economy.
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to announce new restrictions on social interactions Tuesday as the government tries to slow the spread of COVID-19 before it spirals out of control.