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Don't want to frighten people, but we may see 'surge upon surge': Fauci

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, appeared on ABC's "This Week" Sunday.
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Don't want to frighten people, but we may see 'surge upon surge': Fauci
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Can't see a sudden 'relaxation' of COVID restrictions by Christmas: Fauci

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases director Dr. Anthony Fauci is interviewed on "This Week."
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Can't see a sudden 'relaxation' of COVID restrictions by Christmas: Fauci
November 29, 2020, 3:58 PM

Health officials prepare for post-holiday surge in COVID-19 cases

Experts fear that all of the holiday travel will make the pandemic worse at a time when the case count is already breaking records.
November 29, 2020, 3:58 PM
Health officials prepare for post-holiday surge in COVID-19 cases
November 29, 2020, 3:57 PM

NFL continues to struggle containing COVID-19 spread

NFL officials are reportedly discussing “local bubbles” for the 14 or 16 teams that make the playoffs, isolating all personnel in hotels except to go to and from the team facility.
November 29, 2020, 3:57 PM
NFL continues to struggle containing COVID-19 spread
November 29, 2020, 3:57 PM

Expert advice on how to deal with loneliness and isolation during quarantine

Dr. Kory Floyd, professor of interpersonal communication at the University of Arizona, discusses the depression and anxiety that can come with intense isolation.
November 29, 2020, 3:57 PM
Expert advice on how to deal with loneliness and isolation during quarantine
November 29, 2020, 1:30 PM

Turkey's new virus figures confirm experts' worst fears

Turkey has changed the way it reports daily COVID-19 infections, confirming what medical groups and opposition parties have long suspected
November 29, 2020, 1:30 PM
November 29, 2020, 7:30 AM

Colorado governor tests positive for coronavirus

He said he will continue to serve the state while isolating himself.
November 29, 2020, 7:30 AM
November 29, 2020, 5:12 AM

Santa Clara County COVID-19 restrictions could affect sports teams

Under the new restrictions, sports that involve direct contact are temporarily prohibited, which impacts the San Francisco 49ers and Stanford Cardinal football teams.
November 29, 2020, 5:12 AM
Santa Clara County COVID-19 restrictions could affect sports teams
November 29, 2020, 2:29 AM

Officials say family gatherings could lead to increase in coronavirus cases

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention projected that the U.S. death toll could top 321,000 over the next three weeks.
November 29, 2020, 2:29 AM
Officials say family gatherings could lead to increase in coronavirus cases
November 28, 2020, 7:59 PM

Care home uses robots to keep residents safe from COVID-19

The robots distribute hand sanitizer, lead exercises and play games with senior residents at a German care home.
November 28, 2020, 7:59 PM
Care home uses robots to keep residents safe from COVID-19
November 28, 2020, 7:32 PM

Crowds gathered for post-Thanksgiving deals despite COVID-19 warnings

Some U.S. stores saw an early morning rush of shoppers, but many were largely empty.
November 28, 2020, 7:32 PM
Crowds gathered for post-Thanksgiving deals despite COVID-19 warnings
November 28, 2020, 6:32 PM

Europe's Christmas dilemma: risk empty chairs next year?

European nations are struggling to reconcile cold medical advice with a Christmas tradition that calls for big gatherings in often poorly ventilated rooms where people chat, shout and sing together
November 28, 2020, 6:32 PM
Europe's Christmas dilemma: risk empty chairs next year?
November 28, 2020, 6:28 PM

Hospitals struggle with growing number of COVID-19 cases

The U.S. has surpassed 13 million confirmed coronavirus cases, adding more than a million cases in just six days.
November 28, 2020, 6:28 PM
Hospitals struggle with growing number of COVID-19 cases
November 28, 2020, 4:06 PM

Quarantined bride doesn't let COVID-19 diagnosis get in the way of wedding day

Lauren Jimenez and Patrick Delgado staged a magical wedding despite the bride being in quarantined after receiving positive COVID-19 diagnosis.
November 28, 2020, 4:06 PM
Quarantined bride doesn't let COVID-19 diagnosis get in the way of wedding day
November 28, 2020, 2:31 AM

The Latest: Illinois surpasses 12,000 deaths from COVID-19

It’s an achievement one Melbourne doctor says seemed unthinkable 3 months ago.
November 28, 2020, 2:31 AM
November 28, 2020, 2:30 AM

Michigan restaurant leaves franchise over virus restrictions

A Big Boy restaurant in Michigan’s Thumb region has lost its name after the owners refused to stop indoor dining as part of statewide restrictions to slow the spread of the coronavirus
November 28, 2020, 2:30 AM
November 27, 2020, 11:07 PM

Experts: Virus numbers could be erratic after Thanksgiving

The coronavirus testing numbers that have guided much of the nation’s response to the pandemic are likely to be erratic over the next week or so
November 27, 2020, 11:07 PM
Virus numbers could be erratic after Thanksgiving: Experts
November 27, 2020, 9:27 PM

Ravens-Steelers Thanksgiving Day game postponed again due to COVID-19 outbreak

The NFL has postponed the Baltimore Ravens-Pittsburgh Steelers Thanksgiving game again after multiple members of the Ravens organization tested positive for COVID-19.
November 27, 2020, 9:27 PM
Ravens-Steelers Thanksgiving Day game postponed again due to COVID-19 outbreak
November 27, 2020, 6:30 PM

Brazil's Bolsonaro rejects COVID-19 shot, calls masks taboo

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he won’t take any working COVID-19 vaccine himself
November 27, 2020, 6:30 PM
Brazil's president rejects COVID-19 shot, calls masks taboo
November 27, 2020, 3:51 PM

COVID-19 in custody: Alabama ranks 9th for inmate deaths

Alabama ranks ninth in the country for the number of COVID-19 deaths per 10,000 inmates
November 27, 2020, 3:51 PM
November 27, 2020, 3:30 PM

Keep cool: Germany preps vaccine drive as COVID cases hit 1M

The German government is preparing to roll out a nationwide coronavirus vaccine program as it became the latest country to hit the milestone of 1 million confirmed cases Friday
November 27, 2020, 3:30 PM
Keep cool: Germany preps vaccine drive as COVID cases hit 1M
November 27, 2020, 3:24 PM

90,000 Americans are hospitalized as COVID-19 cases skyrocket

Hospitals and healthcare workers are overwhelmed by the rise in cases across the country.
November 27, 2020, 3:24 PM
90,000 Americans are hospitalized as COVID-19 cases skyrocket
November 27, 2020, 3:10 PM

Food banks face growing hunger crisis ahead of the holidays during the pandemic

Food banks face growing hunger crisis ahead of holidays
November 27, 2020, 3:10 PM
Food banks face growing hunger crisis ahead of holidays
November 27, 2020, 1:32 PM

Mask wearing fit and placement and its effectiveness to stop the spread of COVID-19

Experts say it’s not just the way you were your mask, but the type of mask you have that can help stop the spread of COVID-19.
November 27, 2020, 1:32 PM
Mask wearing fit and placement and its effectiveness to stop the spread of COVID-19
November 27, 2020, 12:56 PM

Asia Today: South Korea cases stay above 500 for 2nd day

The country’s prime minister is urging the public to stay home to contain virus.
November 27, 2020, 12:56 PM
November 27, 2020, 9:31 AM

In Santa's mailbag, a peek into children's pandemic worries

The letters offer a glimpse into the worries and hopes of children.
November 27, 2020, 9:31 AM
In Santa's mailbag, a peek into children's pandemic worries
November 27, 2020, 9:29 AM

German coronavirus cases now above 1 million

Germany has hit another grim milestone in the coronavirus pandemic.
November 27, 2020, 9:29 AM
German coronavirus cases now above 1 million
November 27, 2020, 5:22 AM

Thanksgiving celebrations underway as COVID-19 surges throughout US

Millions of Americans traveled by air in the days leading up to the holiday despite warnings from the CDC. With hospitalizations on the rise in 47 states, health care workers warn it could get worse.
November 27, 2020, 5:22 AM
Thanksgiving celebrations underway as COVID-19 surges throughout US
November 27, 2020, 5:22 AM

Supreme Court blocks COVID-19 restrictions at houses of worship

The Supreme Court blocked New York from reimposing capacity limits at churches and synagogues in a 5-4 decision.
November 27, 2020, 5:22 AM
Supreme Court blocks COVID-19 restrictions at houses of worship
November 27, 2020, 2:05 AM

Empty seats, delivered feasts as virus changes Thanksgiving

Americans are marking the Thanksgiving holiday amid an unrelenting pandemic that has upended traditions at dinner tables all around the country
November 27, 2020, 2:05 AM
Empty seats, delivered feasts as virus changes Thanksgiving
November 26, 2020, 8:36 PM

Schools struggle to stay open as quarantines sideline staff

Contact tracing and isolation protocols meant to contain the spread of the coronavirus are sidelining school employees and frustrating efforts to continue in-person learning
November 26, 2020, 8:36 PM
Schools struggle to stay open as quarantines sideline staff
November 26, 2020, 3:28 PM

Culled mink resurface after burial in Denmark

Some of the culled mink have risen from their shallow graves.
November 26, 2020, 3:28 PM
Culled mink resurface after burial in Denmark
November 26, 2020, 1:11 PM

ICU nurse issues warning on Facebook as her dad is treated for COVID-19 on her floor

Bridget Otto is an intensive care unit nurse at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics' dedicated hospital for treating COVID-19 patients.
November 26, 2020, 1:11 PM
ICU nurse issues warning on Facebook as her dad is treated for COVID-19 on her floor
November 26, 2020, 1:02 PM

Nurses, doctors use social media to plead for public to take COVID-19 seriously as cases surge

"We are physically, socially and mentally exhausted."
November 26, 2020, 1:02 PM
Nurses, doctors plead for public to take COVID-19 seriously
November 26, 2020, 1:00 PM

‘Don’t be like us’ family warns after COVID-19 super-spreader gathering

Family members filmed a video to plead with the public, “Please protect yourself."
November 26, 2020, 1:00 PM
‘Don’t be like us’ family warns after COVID-19 super-spreader gathering
November 26, 2020, 12:56 PM

Highest number of coronavirus deaths since May 7

More than 2,200 people died yesterday, a 35% jump nationwide in the last week. Now, there are fears of another wave after the holiday. ABC's Kenneth Moton reports.
November 26, 2020, 12:56 PM
Highest number of coronavirus deaths since May 7
November 26, 2020, 12:30 PM

Africa CDC sees COVID-19 vaccinations in 2nd quarter of 2021

Africa's top public health official says vaccinations against COVID-19 on the continent might not start until the second quarter of next year
November 26, 2020, 12:30 PM
Africa CDC sees COVID-19 vaccinations in 2nd quarter of 2021
November 26, 2020, 12:16 PM

East Asia’s coronavirus playbook: Reporter's notebook

For Hong Kongers, this pandemic year has brought on a deep feeling of deja vu.
November 26, 2020, 12:16 PM
East Asia’s coronavirus playbook: Reporter's notebook
November 26, 2020, 8:43 AM

California records new high in coronavirus cases

California reported a record number of virus cases on the eve of Thanksgiving.
November 26, 2020, 8:43 AM
California records new high in coronavirus cases
November 26, 2020, 7:26 AM

Alabama football coach tests positive for COVID-19

Nick Saban is suffering from minor symptoms and will miss Saturday’s Iron Bowl at Auburn University.
November 26, 2020, 7:26 AM
Alabama football coach tests positive for COVID-19
November 26, 2020, 5:16 AM

COVID-19’s impact on dementia patients

Americans suffering from Alzheimer’s disease and dementia are battling COVID-19 threats and the dangers of isolation.
November 26, 2020, 5:16 AM
COVID-19’s impact on dementia patients
November 26, 2020, 3:30 AM

Christmas traditions axed as pandemic sweeps rural Kansas

The global coronavirus pandemic that has reached deep into rural America.
November 26, 2020, 3:30 AM
Christmas traditions axed as pandemic sweeps rural Kansas
November 25, 2020, 10:54 PM

COVID-19 in the Black community

Black medical workers sign a letter encouraging the Black community to get the COVID-19 vaccine once it is available.
November 25, 2020, 10:54 PM
COVID-19 in the Black community
November 25, 2020, 10:27 PM

COVID Q&A: What to do if I’ve tested positive and negative?

Answers to viewers’ coronavirus questions from Dr. Jen Ashton.
November 25, 2020, 10:27 PM
COVID Q&A: What to do if I’ve tested positive and negative?
November 25, 2020, 10:19 PM

Tide's Saban tests positive for virus, will miss Iron Bowl

Alabama coach Nick Saban has tested positive for COVID-19.
November 25, 2020, 10:19 PM
November 25, 2020, 9:30 PM

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade to march on despite pandemic

The pandemic may have upended most traditions this holiday season, but the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will march on with balloons, dancers, floats, Broadway shows and Santa all heavily tweaked for safety
November 25, 2020, 9:30 PM
November 25, 2020, 9:04 PM

Health care workers speak out as COVID-19 cases surge

Healthcare workers across the country are pleading with the public to follow COVID-19 guidelines as they struggle to keep up with the overflow of patients.
November 25, 2020, 9:04 PM
Health care workers raise alarms as COVID-19 cases surge
November 25, 2020, 9:01 PM

Couple married 76 years spends final moments side-by-side in hospital COVID-19 unit

Carmen and Mary Siciliano of Chicago, both tested positive for the virus last month.
November 25, 2020, 9:01 PM
Couple married 76 years spends final moments side-by-side in hospital COVID-19 unit
November 25, 2020, 8:27 PM

Wiping down groceries? Experts say keep risk in perspective

To avoid any traces of the coronavirus that might be lurking on surfaces, Americans have been wiping down groceries, wearing surgical gloves in public and leaving mail packages out for an extra day or two
November 25, 2020, 8:27 PM
November 25, 2020, 8:12 PM

Potential COVID-19 surge following Thanksgiving could cause 'humanitarian crisis,' experts warn

As Americans prepare for what will likely be an unconventional Thanksgiving, health officials are pleading with the public to heed public health guidelines.
November 25, 2020, 8:12 PM
Potential COVID-19 surge after Thanksgiving could cause 'humanitarian crisis'