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Biden offering additional 8 free COVID-19 tests to public

The government website for requesting free COVID-19 at-home tests from the U.S. government is accepting a third round of orders
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May 17, 2022, 10:52 AM

North Korea reports another fever surge amid COVID-19 crisis

North Korea has reported another large jump in illnesses believed to be COVID-19 and encouraged good health habits as an outbreak spreads through its unvaccinated population
May 17, 2022, 10:52 AM
May 16, 2022, 11:13 PM

‘You take it home with you’: Traveling nurses reflect on COVID fight

As the nation marks 1 million COVID-19 deaths, two traveling nurses reflect on their yearslong fight against the pandemic.
May 16, 2022, 11:13 PM
‘You take it home with you’: Traveling nurses reflect on COVID fight
May 16, 2022, 11:12 PM

Doctor changes death certificate to reflect COVID-19 death

A woman whose father died from COVID-19 finally has had the death certificate updated so she can get federal aid.
May 16, 2022, 11:12 PM
Doctor changes death certificate to reflect COVID-19 death
May 16, 2022, 10:01 PM

1 million lives lost to COVID-19

Dr. Paul Offit, director of the Vaccine Education Center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, discusses how science gave the world its best weapon against COVID.
May 16, 2022, 10:01 PM
1 million lives lost to COVID-19
May 16, 2022, 8:49 PM

Do long-COVID sufferers have intermittent low-grade fevers for no reason?

Dr. Jen Ashton answers your health questions and shares her daily prescription for wellness.
May 16, 2022, 8:49 PM
Do long-COVID sufferers have intermittent low-grade fevers for no reason?
May 16, 2022, 8:46 PM

US deaths from COVID hit 1 million, less than 2 1/2 years in

The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 has hit 1 million, less than 2 1/2 years into the outbreak
May 16, 2022, 8:46 PM
US deaths from COVID hit 1 million, less than 2 1/2 years in
May 16, 2022, 8:44 PM

Pandemic has affected 'extraordinary' number of children, researcher tells David Muir

David Muir meets some of the children who have lost parents to the pandemic
May 16, 2022, 8:44 PM
Pandemic has affected 'extraordinary' number of children
May 16, 2022, 8:06 PM

300,000 US COVID deaths could have been averted through vaccination, analysis finds

About 300,000 COVID deaths in the U.S. could have been averted through vaccination, an analysis found.
May 16, 2022, 8:06 PM
300,000 US COVID deaths could have been averted through vaccine: Analysis
May 15, 2022, 11:36 PM

COVID pandemic exposed inequities involving age, race, political affiliation

The United States has reached 1 million COVID-19 deaths.
May 15, 2022, 11:36 PM
COVID pandemic exposed inequities involving age, race, political affiliation
May 15, 2022, 1:21 PM

1 million COVID deaths but only 350K families have asked FEMA for funeral cost help

Only one-third of eligible Americans have asked FEMA to reimburse them for funeral costs for their loved ones who've died of COVID-19.
May 15, 2022, 1:21 PM
Few families have received government help for funeral costs for COVID victims
May 15, 2022, 12:13 PM

North Korea reports 15 more suspected COVID-19 deaths

North Korea says it has confirmed 15 more deaths and hundreds of thousands of additional patients with fevers amid the country’s first COVID-19 outbreak
May 15, 2022, 12:13 PM
North Korea reports 15 more COVID-19 suspected deaths
May 15, 2022, 12:12 PM

Some Shanghai businesses to reopen Monday, officials say

Shanghai officials say they will allow some businesses to reopen Monday, even while it remains unclear whether residents will be able to leave their homes
May 15, 2022, 12:12 PM
Some Shanghai businesses to reopen Monday, officials say
May 14, 2022, 2:01 PM

US has hit 1 million COVID deaths, but the number is likely higher

Excess mortality estimates are markedly higher than the official toll.
May 14, 2022, 2:01 PM
US has hit 1 million COVID deaths, but the number is likely higher
May 14, 2022, 1:19 PM

4 Air Force cadets may not graduate due to vaccine refusal

Four cadets at the Air Force Academy may not graduate or be commissioned as military officers later this month because they've refused the COVID-19 vaccine, and they may be required to pay back thousands of dollars in tuition costs
May 14, 2022, 1:19 PM
4 Air Force cadets may not graduate due to vaccine refusal
May 14, 2022, 12:49 PM

COVID lockdown offers teacher valuable life lessons

COVID lockdown rules offer teacher valuable lessons in life, career.
May 14, 2022, 12:49 PM
COVID lockdown rules offer teacher valuable lessons in life, career
May 14, 2022, 12:15 PM

South Africa in new surge of COVID from versions of omicron

Health experts in South Africa say the country is experiencing a surge of new COVID-19 cases driven by two omicron sub-variants
May 14, 2022, 12:15 PM
South Africa in new surge of COVID from versions of omicron
May 14, 2022, 10:19 AM

North Korea confirms 21 new deaths as it battles COVID-19

North Korea has reported 21 new deaths and 174,440 more people with fever symptoms as the country scrambles to slow the spread of COVID-19 across its unvaccinated population
May 14, 2022, 10:19 AM
North Korea confirms 21 new deaths as it battles COVID-19
May 14, 2022, 1:42 AM

Growing proportion of COVID-19 deaths are ‘breakthrough cases’

Many older and more vulnerable people, who have not gotten the booster shot yet, are part of a growing proportion of COVID-19 deaths among the vaccinated.
May 14, 2022, 1:42 AM
Growing proportion of COVID-19 deaths are ‘breakthrough cases’
May 14, 2022, 1:07 AM

New Zealand leader Jacinda Ardern tests positive for COVID

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has tested positive for COVID-19 but said she still plans to travel to the U.S. later this month for a trade trip and to give the commencement speech at Harvard University
May 14, 2022, 1:07 AM
New Zealand leader Jacinda Ardern tests positive for COVID
May 14, 2022, 12:16 AM

The Orphans of COVID: America's Hidden Toll

ABC News Anchor David Muir reports on the more than 250,000 children who have lost parents or caregivers to COVID-19 -- their challenges, their triumphs, and the way they keep the memories alive.
May 14, 2022, 12:16 AM
The Orphans of COVID: America's Hidden Toll
May 13, 2022, 10:22 PM

Louisiana justices toss COVID-related charges against pastor

The Louisiana Supreme Court has thrown out charges against a pastor who flouted coronavirus pandemic restrictions on gatherings
May 13, 2022, 10:22 PM
Louisiana justices toss COVID-related charges against pastor
May 13, 2022, 8:54 PM

1M U.S. COVID deaths mean pandemic orphan numbers reach 250,000: David Muir Reports

Muir meets some of the children who lost parents to COVID-19.
May 13, 2022, 8:54 PM
1M U.S. COVID deaths mean pandemic orphan numbers reach 250,000: David Muir Reports
May 13, 2022, 8:04 PM

Nearly 75% of US COVID-19 deaths have been people over 65 years old

As the U.S. marks 1 million American lives lost, the son of a COVID victim speaks out.
May 13, 2022, 8:04 PM
Nearly 75% of US COVID-19 deaths have been people over 65 years old
May 13, 2022, 5:59 PM

Hundreds of thousands of Americans fighting long-haul symptoms from COVID-19

Dr. David Putrino from Mount Sinai Health System and COVID long-hauler Joel Fram discuss the long-term effects of the disease.
May 13, 2022, 5:59 PM
Hundreds of thousands of Americans fighting long-haul symptoms from COVID-19
May 13, 2022, 5:07 PM

1 million have died from COVID in the US. Experts wonder how this seems normal.

When did 1 millIon COVID-19 deaths become accepted and normalized? When this should be a moment of reckoning for the U.S., why have so many people moved on?
May 13, 2022, 5:07 PM
Experts wonder why 1 million COVID deaths became normalized
May 13, 2022, 1:38 PM

How 2 New Jersey towns illustrated persistent race gap in the COVID pandemic

A predominantly Black and Hispanic community in New Jersey suffered more COVID cases and deaths than a predominantly white town 15 minutes away.
May 13, 2022, 1:38 PM
1 million COVID-19 deaths highlight racial disparities
May 13, 2022, 12:30 PM

Doctor in COVID battle recalls the heartbreak and hope of early pandemic

Doctor in COVID battle recalls the heartbreak and hope of early pandemic
May 13, 2022, 12:30 PM
Doctor in COVID battle recalls the heartbreak and hope of early pandemic
May 13, 2022, 10:11 AM

More than 250,000 US children lost a parent or caregiver to COVID-19: Part 2

Across the United States, young people are showing their resilience after losing a parent or caregiver to COVID-19. ABC News’ David Muir reports on how they are moving forward.
May 13, 2022, 10:11 AM
More than 250,000 US children lost a parent or caregiver to COVID-19: Part 2
May 13, 2022, 9:52 AM

US reaches the grim milestone of 1 million COVID-19 deaths: Part 1

In less than two and a half years, one million people in the United States have died from COVID-19. ABC News’ David Muir speaks to families whose lives have changed forever.
May 13, 2022, 9:52 AM
US reaches the grim milestone of 1 million COVID-19 deaths: Part 1
May 13, 2022, 4:29 AM

1 million COVID-19 deaths in the United States

In less than two and a half years, one million people in the United States have died from COVID-19. More than 250,000 children have lost a parent or caregiver to the virus.
May 13, 2022, 4:29 AM
1 million COVID-19 deaths in the United States
May 13, 2022, 2:37 AM

Woman spends months trying to get father’s COVID-19 death reclassified

Kerri Raissian recounts the long struggle to have her father’s death reclassified as a COVID-19 death so her family could be reimbursed by FEMA.
May 13, 2022, 2:37 AM
Woman spends months trying to get father’s COVID-19 death reclassified
May 12, 2022, 10:58 PM

Remembering the 1M lives lost to COVID-19

President Joe Biden on Thursday announced 1 million Americans had now died of COVID-19. ABC News' Anne Flaherty and Dr. John Brownstein look back on how the nation got to this point.
May 12, 2022, 10:58 PM
Remembering the 1M lives lost to COVID-19
May 12, 2022, 10:32 PM

Massachusetts reaches $56 million settlement in deadly Holyoke Soldiers' Home COVID-19 outbreak

The state of Massachusetts has reached a $56 million settlement with the families of the veterans who died during the facility's widespread COVID-19 outbreak.
May 12, 2022, 10:32 PM
$56 million settlement in deadly veterans' home COVID outbreak
May 12, 2022, 9:55 PM

COVID-19 nurse reflects on 1 million American virus deaths: 'We are still mourning losses'

10 months ago, in July 2021, Felicia Croft shared her deep despair, as she described watching young patients die of the virus.
May 12, 2022, 9:55 PM
COVID-19 nurse reflects on 1 million American virus deaths
May 12, 2022, 9:34 PM

Biden orders flags to half-staff as US records 1 million COVID deaths

"Our heart goes out to all those who are struggling," Biden said in a pre-taped message on Thursday.
May 12, 2022, 9:34 PM
Biden orders flags to half-staff as US records 1 million COVID deaths
May 12, 2022, 8:22 PM

North Korea confirms 1st COVID outbreak, Kim orders lockdown

North Korea has imposed a nationwide lockdown to control its first acknowledged COVID-19 outbreak of the pandemic
May 12, 2022, 8:22 PM
May 12, 2022, 6:38 PM

Biden marks the deaths of 1 million Americans due to COVID-19

An ABC News analysis of federal data shows a growing proportion of COVID-19 deaths among vaccinated patients, but doctors say vaccines and boosters continue to provide significant protection.
May 12, 2022, 6:38 PM
Biden marks the deaths of 1 million Americans due to COVID-19
May 12, 2022, 6:08 PM

Biden orders White House flag to fly at half-staff to mark somber milestone

The White House reports 1 million American deaths due to COVID-19, ABC News medical contributor Dr. Alok Patel and correspondent Kenneth Moton have the latest on the pandemic.
May 12, 2022, 6:08 PM
Biden orders White House flag to fly at half-staff to mark somber milestone
May 12, 2022, 5:49 PM

For children who lost a parent, the pandemic pain will never end

For children who lost a parent, the pandemic pain will never end
May 12, 2022, 5:49 PM
For children who lost a parent, the pandemic pain will never end
May 12, 2022, 5:41 PM

Biden delivers message marking tragic pandemic milestone

ABC News Medical Contributor Dr. Darien Sutton and Political Director Rick Klein have the latest on the White House reporting 1 million American lives lost due to COVID-19.
May 12, 2022, 5:41 PM
Biden delivers message marking tragic pandemic milestone
May 12, 2022, 3:13 PM

Biden marks 1 million American lives lost to the COVID-19 pandemic

"As a nation, we must not grow numb to such sorrow. To heal, we must remember," President Joe Biden said.
May 12, 2022, 3:13 PM
Biden marks 1 million American lives lost to the COVID-19 pandemic
May 12, 2022, 3:10 PM

Spain, Morocco to open land borders next week after 2 years

The Spanish government says the land borders between Morocco and Spain’s North African enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla will reopen next week
May 12, 2022, 3:10 PM
Spain, Morocco to open land borders next week after 2 years
May 12, 2022, 2:55 PM

Dr. Jennifer Ashton on how she's coping with her own COVID-19 hair loss

"This is something that so many people are going through," Ashton said.
May 12, 2022, 2:55 PM
Dr. Jennifer Ashton on how she's coping with her own COVID-19 hair loss
May 12, 2022, 2:15 PM

US death toll from COVID-19 reaches 1 million

President Joe Biden is set to address world leaders at a virtual summit on ways to combat the pandemic as the U.S. reaches the long-dreaded milestone.
May 12, 2022, 2:15 PM
US death toll from COVID-19 reaches 1 million
May 12, 2022, 12:10 PM

Biden marks 1 million US lives lost to COVID-19

One million Americans have now died from the coronavirus, according to an announcement made Thursday by President Joe Biden.
May 12, 2022, 12:10 PM
Biden marks 1 million US lives lost to COVID-19
May 12, 2022, 11:24 AM

'Unthinkable tragedy': U.S. COVID-19 death toll surpasses 1 million

More than 300 people in the U.S. are still reported dead from the virus every day, according to federal data.
May 12, 2022, 11:24 AM
US COVID-19 death toll surpasses 1 million
May 12, 2022, 9:36 AM

Travelers will no longer need masks on European flights and in airports

Travelers will no longer be required to wear masks on European flights or in airports as of May 16.
May 12, 2022, 9:36 AM
Europe lifts face mask requirements for flights, airports
May 12, 2022, 12:54 AM

Breakthrough COVID-19 deaths increasing as omicron subvariants spread

Breakthrough deaths comprise a larger share of COVID-19 deaths amid a surge of cases nationwide. ABC News medical contributor Dr. Alok Patel explains what you need to know.
May 12, 2022, 12:54 AM
Breakthrough COVID-19 deaths increasing as omicron subvariants spread
May 11, 2022, 7:41 PM

Omicron subvariants make up majority of US COVID-19 cases

ABC News medical contributor Dr. John Brownstein has the latest on new data showing deaths among vaccinated Americans are rising, and what to do if you test positive.
May 11, 2022, 7:41 PM
Omicron subvariants make up majority of US COVID-19 cases