Children Can Get Severe COVID-19, CDC Says — Especially Black And Hispanic Children

An installation of children’s art is set up outside the Capitol on Wednesday. Kids can develop “severe” symptoms from the coronavirus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a report released Friday. Jemal Countess/Getty Images for ParentsTogether hide caption toggle caption Jemal Countess/Getty …

300,000 Deaths By December? 9 Takeaways Of The Newest COVID-19 Projections

As coronavirus outbreaks continue to flare in the U.S., modelers project the country will hit nearly 300,000 deaths by December 1. Eric Gay/AP hide caption toggle caption Eric Gay/AP As coronavirus outbreaks continue to flare in the U.S., modelers project the country will hit nearly …

Arizona Congressman Raúl Grijalva Tests Positive For COVID-19

U.S. House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Raul Grijalva of Arizona presides over a hearing examining Park Police response to Lafayette Square protests on June 29 in Washington, D.C. Grijalva tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday. Pool/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Pool/Getty Images U.S. House …

Irregularities in COVID Reporting Contract Award Process Raises New Questions

An NPR investigation has identified unusual decisions around the process that lead to a Pittsburgh company winning a contract to gather COVID-19 data instead of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. smartboy10/Digital Vision Vectors/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption smartboy10/Digital Vision Vectors/Getty Images An …

Coronavirus Hot Spots: Could The Mid-Atlantic And Northeast See A COVID-19 Rebound?

People walk the boardwalk on July 3 in Wildwood, New Jersey, after some coronavirus restrictions were lifted. There’s concern that case counts could push back up in Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern states. Mark Makela/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Mark Makela/Getty Images People walk the boardwalk …

ER Doctor Saw COVID-19 Devastate New York. Now, He’s Doing It Again In California

Medical personnel from Riverside University Health Systems hospitals administer a coronavirus test to an individual during drive-through testing in the parking lot of Diamond Stadium on March 22 in Lake Elsinore, Calif. Bob Riha Jr/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Bob Riha Jr/Getty Images Medical …

Houston’s COVID-19 Cases Level Off After Sudden Surge In Late June

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner speaks at free COVID-19 testing provided by United Memorial Medical Center at the Mexican Consulate Sunday, June 28 in Houston. David J. Phillip/AP hide caption toggle caption David J. Phillip/AP Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner speaks at free COVID-19 testing provided by …

Disney World Orlando To Reopen Despite COVID-19 Surge In Florida

Disney World begins reopening its Orlando theme parks Saturday with distancing enforced and face masks required. Many attractions won’t be available but Disney fans have eagerly awaited the restart. DAVID GREENE, HOST: Disney World in Orlando is going to be reopening this weekend. This is …

‘In A Fight For Our Lives’: Mississippi Issues New Mask Order Amid COVID Spike

Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves removes his face mask during a COVID-19 news briefing in Jackson, Miss., on Wednesday. Rogelio V. Solis/AP hide caption toggle caption Rogelio V. Solis/AP Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves removes his face mask during a COVID-19 news briefing in Jackson, Miss., on …