Topic: COVID-19

Let’s developments about the 2019-nCoV coronavirus.

Plunging demand for COVID-19 tests may leave US exposed

WASHINGTON (AP) — Just five weeks ago, Los Angeles County was conducting more than 350,000 weekly coronavirus tests, including at a massive drive-thru...

Experts notice pandemic's mental health toll on German youth

BERLIN (AP) — Pollina Dinner returned to school in Berlin for the first time this week after two months of lockdown. The 9-year-old...

Pandemic challenges also give some teams chances to bond

CHICAGO (AP) — Southern Illinois guard Trent Brown figures this is a season he will remember more than any other.It's not just because...

House passes $1.9T pandemic bill on near party-line vote

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House approved a $1.9 trillion pandemic relief bill in a win for President Joe Biden, even as top...

Oregon State women emerging despite coronavirus setbacks

Perhaps no women's team in the Pac-12 has had it rougher this season than Oregon State.And yet, the Beavers seem to be gaining...

Virus sidelines Raptors coaches, Siakam for Rockets game

The Toronto Raptors were without six members of their coaching staff, including head coach Nick Nurse, and starting forward Pascal Siakam for Friday...

Highlights of the COVID-19 relief bill advancing in Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House is expected to pass a $1.9 trillion pandemic relief package late Friday that includes $1,400 checks for most...

College softball an anchor for Olympic hopefuls in pandemic

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Division I softball is providing a training ground this season for players preparing for the 2021 Summer Olympics in...

Could pandemic further erode the New England town meeting?

MIDDLESEX, Vt. (AP) — The town meeting, for centuries, was a staple of New England life — but the coronavirus pandemic could accelerate...

NYC schools chancellor exits, citing virus' personal toll

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza announced Friday he will step down, citing the coronavirus pandemic's personal toll...