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More than 90,000 Americans could die of Covid-19 in next three weeks, CDC forecast shows

About 92,000 Americans are projected to die from the coronavirus over roughly the next three weeks, according to an ensemble forecast published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. CNN's Erica Hill has more.

At this rate, January will be the deadliest month of Covid-19 in the US

CNN's Natasha Chen reports from Atlanta as the state of Georgia begins its efforts to vaccinate residents older than 75 as well as healthcare workers.

Covid-19 vaccination plan 'not working,' former FDA official warns

CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports on vaccine hesitancy among some healthcare workers, a new challenge for distributing the coronavirus vaccine as cases continue to increase throughout the US.

'This is our most dangerous time.' Covid-19 deaths are at unprecedented levels as US cases top 22 million

CNN's Nick Watt reports that while 22 million vaccines have been distributed that less than 7 million vaccines have been administered after US has deadliest day yet of pandemic.

Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine appears to work against mutation in new coronavirus strains, study finds

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta looks at the increasing number of Covid-19 cases and deaths in the United States and explains why health experts are unsure when these numbers will peak.

US sees five deadliest days since Covid-19 pandemic's start in last two weeks

CNN's Nick Watt reports that the slower than projected coronavirus vaccine rollout will take three years for the US to reach herd immunity if we stay at this rate.

10 tips for talking to your kids about the attack on the US Capitol

A pro-Trump mob stormed the US Capitol as Congress members gathered to count Electoral Votes.

As US hits daily Covid-19 death toll record, states call in National Guard and train volunteers to help boost pace of vaccinations

Amid a devastating Covid-19 surge and with no hospital beds available, ambulance crews in LA County were given guidance not to transport patients with little chance of survival. CNN's Alisyn Camerota speaks with Dr. Jeffrey Smith, chief operating officer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, about the grim instructions.

Coronavirus vaccine appointment turns into surprise marriage proposal

A paramedic and EMS supervisor at a hospital in Canton, South Dakota, turned a Covid-19 vaccination into a marriage proposal when he asked his boyfriend of five years, a nurse, to marry him.

California reports more than 45,000 new coronavirus cases as surge continues into new year

CNN's Nick Watt reports that despite Americans leaving behind 2020, the coronavirus pandemic remains and officials continue to warn tough times are ahead.

Fauci says US can return to normal by fall if it puts aside slow start and is diligent about vaccinations

CNN's Nick Valencia reports on the surge in cases of coronavirus in California as the state extends their stay-at-home orders.

Record Covid-19 hospitalizations in US could soon force health experts to ration care

CNN's Nick Watt reports that one in 1,000 Americans have died from Covid-19 and that six states are facing record coronavirus hospitalizations.

Covid-19 hospitalizations this past week were higher than ever. Now doctors predict another onslaught of patients

Dr. Anthony Fauci speaks with CNN's Dana Bash about his estimated percentage of the American population that would need to be vaccinated against Covid-19 before the country reaches herd immunity, and why his range has shifted.

December is the deadliest month in the US since the coronavirus pandemic began -- and projections for January are 'nightmarish,' expert says

A Black physician said she had to beg a White doctor for remdesivir and treatment. Weeks later, she died of Covid-19.

Fauci says he will practice what he preaches this holiday season

Dr. Anthony Fauci got a special treat as he left work Wednesday. Members of the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad were waiting outside to serenade the good doctor ahead of his 80th birthday on Dec. 24.

US passes 1 million people vaccinated for coronavirus

Incoming CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky tells CNN's John Berman what her priorities are in the fight against coronavirus.

Genetics experts worry coronavirus vaccines might not work quite as well against UK variant

Pfizer and Moderna are testing their coronavirus vaccines to see if they work against the mutated version of the virus found in the United Kingdom and other countries, the companies said.

This Houston hospital is a perfect microcosm of how coronavirus is escalating

CNN's Miguel Marquez takes a second look at an overwhelmed Houston hospital that is struggling to manage rising Covid-19 cases, despite recent rollouts of approved coronavirus vaccines.

What does this new coronavirus strain mean for you?

Vaccines to protect against the coronavirus are finally here. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen breaks down health officials' guidance on the factors that help determine who should get one, and who shouldn't.

Dr. Anthony Fauci says he doesn't want to cancel Christmas -- he just wants people to 'be more careful'

Pfizer and Moderna are testing their coronavirus vaccines to see if they work against the mutated version of the virus found in the United Kingdom and other countries, the companies said.

New coronavirus cases in US may be leveling off -- but more and more are being hospitalized and dying

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said he feels fine after getting a Covid-19 vaccine and is very confident in the efficacy of the Moderna and Pfizer Covid-19 vaccines.

Fauci, Collins and Azar receive their first doses of Covid-19 vaccine

Dr. Anthony Fauci, HHS Secretary Alex Azar and NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins receive their Covid-19 vaccines along with several frontline workers.

Fear could stop the coronavirus vaccine from reaching some of the people who need it most

CNN's Sara Sidner reports on the surge of coronavirus cases in California and how hospitals in the state are struggling to meet the demands for care.

States dealing with high numbers of coronavirus cases are imposing or extending health orders

UPS tractor trailer driver Todd Elble tells CNN's Laura Coates about losing his father to coronavirus and the importance of delivering vaccines during the pandemic.

Pfizer and Moderna are testing their vaccines against UK coronavirus variant

President-elect Joe Biden received his first course of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine and said he did so to be a demonstration and in hopes "people will be prepared to get the vaccine."

Who gets Covid-19 vaccine next? Older adults and 'frontline essential workers,' CDC advisers recommend

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted on who will receive the next wave of vaccinations in the US. CNN's Natasha Chen has the latest on the groups receiving vaccines in phases 1b and 1c.

The Moderna vaccine is now in some Americans' arms as scientists investigate a new coronavirus variant

Moderna is working to get nearly 6 million doses of its coronavirus vaccine into the arms of millions of Americans. CNN's Pete Muntean reports the latest from a distribution facility in Memphis, Tennessee.

Coronavirus infections and deaths skyrocket heading into Christmas week, and 'it will get worse'

During CNN's Sesame Street ABC's of Covid-19 town hall, Dr. Anthony Fauci answered questions from kids who wanted to know when they can expect to get the coronavirus vaccine.

US army scientists examine new UK coronavirus variant to see if it might be resistant to vaccine

Operation Warp Speed chief scientific adviser Moncef Slaoui tells CNN's Jake Tapper that it's "very unlikely" that the vaccine would not work against a new strain of coronavirus found in the United Kingdom.

Gupta: Getting vaccinated against Covid-19 is like PPE at a molecular level

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta takes us behind the scenes with him as he gets the coronavirus vaccine at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta.

FDA authorizes a second vaccine as average daily cases and deaths hit records

Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen, along with Surgeon General Jerome Adams, received the coronavirus vaccine publicly to encourage public confidence in the vaccine. Pence said that he was proud to take this safe and effective vaccine and that he "didn't feel a thing."

FDA authorizes a second vaccine as average daily cases and deaths hit records

CNN's Alexandra Field reports that the FDA advisory panel recommends authorization of the Moderna coronavirus vaccine as the CDC is now forecasting up to 391,000 deaths by January 9, 2021.

Expect a quicker authorization of Moderna's coronavirus vaccine

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta breaks down the similarities and differences between Pfizer and Moderna's coronavirus vaccines as the Pfizer vaccine is rolled out and the Moderna vaccine comes close to FDA emergency-use authorization.

US officials report 3,500 new Covid-19 deaths, a daily record for the coronavirus pandemic

As the first doses of the coronavirus vaccine roll out, CNN's Brian Todd breaks down when and where the average American might be able to get vaccinated.

FDA authorizes first fully at-home test as more Covid-19 patients are hospitalized than ever before

As the coronavirus death toll in the US reached 300,000, the first groups of people being vaccinated were receiving their shots across the country. CNN's Martin Savidge reports.

Yes, a Covid-19 vaccine has arrived. But here's what NOT to do

FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn spoke to CNN's Jake Tapper about Pfizer's coronavirus vaccine as the first batch was shipped out across the US. Hahn advised Americans with allergies to read the vaccine's product labeling on the FDA's website to check for any components that might cause an allergic reaction.

Quick OK of first US Covid-19 vaccine cut no corners, FDA officials promise

US Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. Stephen Hahn said that science and data guided the FDA's decision to approve emergency use authorization for the Pfizer and BioNTech's coronavirus vaccine and denied that political pressure led to a quicker than normal decision.

US Covid-19 vaccine authorization is 'a most important milestone,' BioNTech CEO says

The US Food and Drug Administration's emergency use authorization of Pfizer and BioNTech's coronavirus vaccine is an important milestone in developing the new-generation vaccine, BioNTech CEO Ugur Sahin says.

US Covid-19 hospitalizations hit record high for 7th straight day

The US Food and Drug Administration has authorized Pfizer and BioNTech's coronavirus vaccine for emergency use in the United States. CNN's Chris Cuomo and Dr. Sanjay Gupta discuss.

Here's what we know about Pfizer's vaccine -- including who could get it first

CNN's Pete Muntean explains how the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine will be shipped across the country.

Covid-19 is taking a devastating toll on Filipino American nurses

Co-President of National Nurses United, Zenei Cortez, tells Amanpour she's seeing supplies that nurses need locked up in closets.

Pfizer/BioNTech's vaccine passes another step as FDA issues emergency use authorization

In the wake of vaccine advisers to the US Food and Drug Administration voting to recommend the agency grant emergency use authorization to Pfizer and BioNTech's coronavirus vaccine, Dr. Anthony Fauci explains why the approval process matters.

200 hospitals have been at full capacity, and 1/3 of all US hospitals are almost out of ICU space

CNN's Omar Jimenez looks into the icy logistical challenge of coronavirus vaccine distribution in rural areas of the US, including places like Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

States face tough questions about who should get Covid-19 vaccines after the initial groups

President-elect Joe Biden has laid out his three-point plan to combat the coronavirus pandemic, which would aim to get at least 100 million Americans vaccinated in his initial 100 days in office, his pledge to sign a face mask mandate on his first day in office and efforts to get kids back to school safely.

Officials aiming to have Covid-19 vaccine administered within 96 hours of authorization

CNN's Erica Hill reports that as the US prepares to distribute the Covid-19 vaccine, the country has topped more than 15 million coronavirus case and is seeing record hospitalizations.

The US sees its deadliest Covid-19 week since April

John King goes through the latest coronavirus numbers across the country and looks at where the trends are leading.

Fauci says the full brunt of Thanksgiving on US Covid-19 data isn't here yet

Dr. Anthony Fauci talks with CNN's John Berman about how holiday gatherings have impacted the rate of coronavirus deaths across the country.

Fauci says the full brunt of Thanksgiving on US Covid-19 data isn't here yet

"Grief must be witnessed," grief expert David Kessler says, but so many Covid-19 deaths are happening in isolation. "Even if you could see what we see, I think it's not psychologically possible for people to grasp the enormity of this," Dr. Esther Choo says. "And yet we need people to absorb enough of the tragedy that it actually drives their behavior so that we can get to the other end of the pandemic."

'Sonic attacks' suffered by US diplomats likely caused by microwave energy, government study says

A new University of Pennsylvania study shows the "sonic attacks" experienced by US government personnel in Havana, Cuba, starting in late 2016 may have altered people's brains. CNN's Alex Marquardt reports.

US Covid-19 hospitalizations hit another record high

Dr. Shirlee Xie, Associate Director of Hospital Medicine at Hennepin Healthcare in Minnesota, tells CNN's Ana Cabrera what it's like treating Covid-19 patients day after day as her state experiences a surge of coronavirus cases.

A few hours of flu-like symptoms? 'Absolutely' worth it for this woman who was in a Covid-19 vaccine trial

Dr. Thomas Froelich and his wife, Susan, describe their experience after participating in the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine trial in August and September.

The US hit a record 7-day average of new Covid-19 cases as hospitals are further strained

During a CNN town hall with Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Dr. Anthony Fauci answers a viewer's question about the time it takes to develop an immune response to the vaccine and whether you can get the virus between doses.

There's a light at the end of the tunnel, but coming months will be Covid-19 'worst-case scenario,' expert says

CNN's Don Lemon speaks with Los Angeles County Health Department contact tracer, Levonn Gardner, about what it's like making calls to people to tell them they may have been exposed to Covid-19.

A 14-day quarantine is still best before seeing loved ones for the holidays, doctor says

CNN's Sanjay Gupta analyzes the latest exponential growth in coronavirus case numbers and compares the loss to the 1918 influenza pandemic.

US Covid-19 hospitalizations set another daunting record at 100,667

CNN's Don Lemon talks with nurse Sofia Burke, where 7 of the 8 household members have been stricken with coronavirus.

What it feels like to get an mRNA coronavirus vaccine

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta talks with Moderna Covid-19 vaccine trial participant Yasir Batalvi about the side effects he's experienced.

First shipments of Pfizer vaccine to be delivered December 15

A CDC panel voted 13-1 to recommend health care workers and residents of long term care facilities will be the first recipients of the Covid-19 vaccine when it becomes available. Wolf Blitzer discusses with CNN's Nick Watt and Dr. Sanjay Gupta.

This young ER doctor had to tell Covid-19 patients when it was time to say goodbye to their families. Then the virus knocked him down

From running out of room at the morgue to caring for critically ill colleagues, many doctors and nurses on the frontlines of America's Covid-19 outbreak say they are at a breaking point.

After 256 days working nonstop, doctor pleads with public to help halt Covid-19

CNN's John Berman speaks with Dr. Joseph Varon, chief of staff at United Memorial Medical Center in Houston, about a heartbreaking photo that captures him consoling an elderly patient on Thanksgiving.

Birx urges Thanksgiving travelers to get tested: 'You have to assume that you were exposed and you became infected'

Following a month of skyrocketing Covid-19 cases, the US has reached its highest number yet of hospitalizations due to the virus. The US surpassed 80,000 daily hospitalizations on November 19 and set new records steadily for 17 days straight until Friday, according to the COVID Tracking Project. Then on Saturday, the number reached 91,635.

Holiday season starts under pall of more than 100,000 new Covid-19 cases. And 20 states did not report numbers on Thanksgiving Day

Kathryn, a 28-year-old ICU nurse whose take on the "How It Started ... How It's Going" meme went viral, talks to CNN's Brooke Baldwin about the toll the coronavirus pandemic has taken on health care workers.

More than 91,000 people -- the most of the pandemic -- are hospitalized with coronavirus in the US

Dr. Celine Gounder tells CNN's Boris Sanchez which groups the Biden coronavirus advisory board is considering to be among the first to receive a Covid-19 vaccine when it becomes available.

Holiday season starts under pall of more than 100,000 new Covid-19 cases. And 20 states did not report numbers on Thanksgiving Day

CNN's Brooke Baldwin says healthy and safe Americans should be thankful on Thanksgiving because a pandemic-ravaged year shows us that things can change in a matter of moments.

Thanksgiving could be the 'mother of all superspreader events,' health expert warns

CNN's Pete Muntean talks to passengers about the risks they are willing to take to join their families for Thanksgiving.

Nationwide surge in Covid-19 cases could soon overwhelm the health care system in some areas, CDC director says

Americans continue to travel with Thanksgiving just days away, despite the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's recommendation to stay home to stop the spread of the virus.

There was a 28% increase in child Covid-19 cases over the last two weeks, American Academy of Pediatrics says

Across the US, many families bereaved by Covid-19 are experiencing their first holiday season without a loved one. These are some of their stories.

Experts have questions about AstraZeneca's vaccine data

CNN's Becky Anderson speaks with Professor Adrian Hill, director of Oxford University's Jenner Institute, about the results of the trials for AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine that his institute helped develop.

Bill Gates confident almost all Covid-19 vaccines will work well

Gates and Fareed take stock of how the pandemic is likely to progress in the six coming months.

3 million new Covid-19 infections were reported in November, as hospitalizations reach a record high

As the US surpasses 12 million coronavirus cases nationwide, some Americans are rethinking their Thanksgiving travel plans. CNN's Pete Muntean reports the CDC says people should not travel for the holiday, but it hasn't stopped all passengers.

US coronavirus cases top 12 million. An expert says spread is now 'faster' and 'broader' than ever

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem says there is no plan to implement a mask mandate as the state struggles with the nation's highest coronavirus positivity rate. CNN's Gary Tuchman reports from inside an intensive care unit.

US coronavirus hospitalizations, new cases break record for second straight day

Pfizer and BioNTech submitted to the US Food and Drug Administration for emergency use authorization for their coronavirus vaccine candidate, this comes as the US reported a record one-day total of new Covid-19 cases. CNN's Nick Watt reports.

Dr. Sanjay Gupta: I won't be visiting with family this Thanksgiving. You shouldn't either.

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta sits down with coronavirus task force member Dr. Deborah Birx for an exclusive interview about masks, schools and holidays during the coronavirus pandemic.

Lines to get tested for coronavirus are growing long ahead of Thanksgiving and amid rising cases

Hospitalizations are reaching record highs with ICU units being pushed to capacity as a second coronavirus wave hits across the country. CNN's Omar Jimenez takes an exclusive look inside hospitals in Odessa, Texas, as they become overwhelmed with patients.

US coronavirus hospitalizations hit record high as nation looks to a potential vaccine

Dr. Anthony Fauci explains to CNN's Chris Cuomo why point-of-care coronavirus tests that can be administered at home is what he will be pushing for from the next administration.

This young ER doctor had to tell Covid-19 patients when it was time to say goodbye to their families. Then the virus knocked him down

28-year-old Dr. David Burkard shares a cautionary tale after his battle with Covid-19 left him struggling to breathe. CNN's Sara Sidner has the details.

US coronavirus cases soar to new daily high of more than 185,000

CNN's Natasha Chen reports on the United States coronavirus death toll surpassing 250,000 and how states are coping with the rise of confirmed Covid-19 cases.

Pfizer and BioNTech say final analysis shows coronavirus vaccine is 95% effective with no safety concerns

Pharmaceutical company Pfizer revealed a 95% effectiveness rate for their coronavirus vaccine and will be submitting for FDA authorization within days. CNN's Sanjay Gupta reports.

BioNTech and Pfizer will seek emergency US authorization for vaccine on Friday, CEO says

German company BioNTech and its partner, drug giant Pfizer, will ask the US to allow emergency use of their Covid-19 vaccine candidate, CEO Ugur Sahin tells CNN's Fred Pleitgen in an exclusive interview.

Outdoor classrooms reenergize kids during the pandemic

Even with winter approaching, programs like Project Learning Tree are getting kids into nature to explore their environment, learn science, math and creative writing skills.

'This will get worse.' A top US official says hospitalizations and deaths will keep climbing as Covid-19 cases explode nationwide

Dr. Sanjay Gupta shows that Covid-19 deaths in North Dakota and South Dakota have now surpassed South Korea despite a substantially smaller population.

US sees highest Covid-19 death toll in months as deaths top a quarter of a million

CNN's John King looks at the rise in coronavirus cases in almost every state in the US.

1,707 coronavirus deaths were reported in 1 day. That's the highest daily death toll in 6 months

CNN's Alisyn Camerota speaks with Jodi Doering, a nurse from South Dakota who says some of her coronavirus patients often don't want to believe that Covid-19 is real, even in their dying moments.

Coronavirus vaccines: Your questions answered

Dr. Anthony Fauci shares some words of hope as the holiday season approaches and offers advice on how to mitigate the spread of Covid-19.

Encouraging data from Covid-19 vaccines won't prevent a dangerous stretch of rising cases, experts warn

While there have only been a handful of cases of reinfection so far, we don't yet know how long our immunity lasts after recovering from Covid-19. Dr. Leana Wen explains why the herd immunity approach won't work.

Coronavirus vaccines: Your questions answered

The Moderna vaccine is 94.5% effective against coronavirus, according to early data released by the company, making it the second vaccine in the United States to have a stunningly high success rate. The company's Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Tal Zaks, speaks to CNN's Elizabeth Cohen.

Physician predicts 'unprecedented surge' in US Covid-19 cases after Thanksgiving

CNN's Nick Watt reports the US set a record of 150,000 new coronavirus cases in a twenty four-hour period across the country Thursday. The country is seeing an upward trend in daily coronavirus cases for the tenth straight day.

Governors issue stringent new measures as US reports a staggering Covid-19 record of more than 184,000 daily cases

CNN's Becky Anderson speaks with Richard Horton, editor-in-chief of The Lancet, about the development of vaccines for the novel coronavirus.

Health care workers are 'tapped out' amid coronavirus fall surge, Wisconsin doctor says

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta and Jake Tapper discuss the worsening coronavirus situation in the US and President Donald Trump's reaction to it.

CDC projects up to 282,000 Covid-19 deaths by December, a new forecast shows

The US has set a record for the second consecutive day for the number of people in hospital with Covid-19. The country has surpassed 10 million cases and 240,000 deaths, with several states breaking daily case records. CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta discusses.

Don't expect a coronavirus vaccine before December, experts caution

An approved vaccine for Covid-19 could be forthcoming, after the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine candidate was reported to be more than 90% effective in preventing infection in volunteers. However, the next steps could be just as challenging. CNN's Anna Stewart reports on how global companies are preparing for storing, transporting and distributing millions of doses.

Covid-19 in the US is a 'humanitarian disaster,' and the pandemic is only accelerating, health experts say

CNN's Brian Todd reports on new guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention about masks and how they help prevent the spread of Covid-19.

How to decline Thanksgiving in the name of Covid

CNN's Dr. Leana Wen walks us through the safest way to gather with friends and family this holiday season.

Moderna expects to know by the end of the month whether its Covid-19 vaccine works

Dr. Anthony Fauci tells CNN's Jake Tapper that a coronavirus vaccine could be available to all Americans by April, 2021.

North Dakota allows infected health care workers to continue working as hospitals hit capacity

As coronavirus infections rise, officials warn about people gathering indoors and some states are implementing new Covid-19 restrictions. CNN's Athena Jones reports.

A 21-year-old man has made history as the first person with Down syndrome to complete an Ironman triathlon

Chris Nikic, 21, became the first person with Down syndrome to complete an Ironman triathlon. See the moment he crossed the finish line.

Coronavirus hospitalizations in US reach an all-time high

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla tells CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta that the company's data on the effectiveness of their coronavirus vaccine is a "game-changer" that will hopefully be used as a tool against Covid-19.

Pfizer coronavirus vaccine news bodes well for other coronavirus vaccines, experts say

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta spoke with Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla about the latest data on the company's coronavirus vaccine.

10 million people have been infected with coronavirus in the US -- and the rates keep rising in 43 states

President-elect Joe Biden announced a new coronavirus task force that will be handling coronavirus responses to the growing pandemic, while urging Americans to wear masks.

New Covid-19 infections are soaring in 43 states. But there's a bit of good news with a vaccine

CNN's John King breaks down the latest US Covid-19 numbers, where cases are increasing in every state compared to last week.

How Biden plans to change the US pandemic response

Brian Stelter says the sharp rise in coronavirus cases would "be the lead story were it not for the election" in the United States. He asks Biden campaign national press secretary TJ Ducklo about the president-elect's plans to address the pandemic.

United States nears 10 million coronavirus cases

Two supporters of President-elect Joe Biden, who also work in health care, speak with CNN's Polo Sandoval in Times Square about their excitement for a possible end to the coronavirus pandemic under the Biden-Harris administration.

New US Covid-19 deaths have topped 1,000 for four straight days as infections soar

A lab at Florida Atlantic University is simulating a human cough to understand how far and fast cough droplets can spread.

How to cope with stress eating through the 2020 election

Eating your way through the stress of the election... CNN's Jeanne Moos counts calories, instead of ballots.

The US just reported 102,831 new Covid-19 infections in 1 day. That's an all-time high

Almost a month after dying of Covid-19, Republican David Andahl won a seat in the North Dakota state assembly.

10 tips for voting safely in person on Election Day

Delegates, conventions and recounts, oh my! The United States will vote for President this November in a nationwide election. Here's what you need to know about the process.

Nearly 50,000 Americans are hospitalized with coronavirus as experts warn of growing healthcare pressure

CNN's John King breaks down the latest US coronavirus numbers, where 37 states are seeing Covid-19 cases trending upwards.

Stay inside this Halloween with your household, doctors say

With the growing risk of Covid-19, Halloween will look different this year. CNN's Jacqueline Howard shares how to have a fun Halloween while remaining safe during the coronavirus pandemic.

At least 31 states set their one-day coronavirus case records in October

The US topped a record 9 million confirmed coronavirus cases, and surpassing 229,000 deaths, days away from the 2020 presidential election. CNN's Nick Watt reports 1 million of the confirmed cases were added in two weeks' time.

More than half of US states broke records in daily Covid-19 cases this month. Now hospitals brace for an onslaught

Nearly half a million Americans tested positive for Covid-19 in just the last week as a fall surge makes its way into every region of the country. CNN's Nick Watt reports.

The somber signs of the pandemic are returning: new restrictions, packed ICUs and refrigerated units for bodies

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta warns that the US is facing "exponential growth" of Covid-19 cases as the pandemic continues to surge around the country.

Wisconsin faces 'urgent' Covid-19 crisis as coronavirus cases continue to rise

As the US averages nearly 69,000 new Covid-19 cases per day, some cities are imposing curfews in an attempt to slow the spread. CNN's Erica Hill reports.

US hits highest 7-day average of coronavirus cases since the pandemic began

As President Trump continues to say the US is turning the corner in the coronavirus pandemic, no state has reported fewer Covid-19 cases this week than last week. CNN's John King breaks down the numbers.

US should consider national mask mandate for the winter, former USDA commissioner writes in op-ed

As the United States records its highest single day total for new Covid-19 cases, infectious disease expert Michael Osterholm warns that the country will see some of the darkest days in its history until a vaccine is made widely available.

US should consider national mask mandate for the winter, former USDA commissioner writes in op-ed

Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike fought back tears while sharing statistics about the state, where the Coronavirus infection rate is "rapidly rising."

US reports second-highest day of coronavirus cases since the pandemic began. The highest day was Friday

Dr. Deborah Birx, who is on the White House coronavirus task force, says that indoor gatherings as the weather gets colder are driving the recent increase in coronavirus cases.

In Mississippi, more White people now have gotten Covid-19 than African Americans. Attitudes about masks might help explain why, official says

Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar said Americans need to realize the gravity of the novel coronavirus pandemic ahead of the colder months as reported cases and hospitalizations have spiked across the country.

US could soon see the highest number of Covid-19 cases ever on a daily basis, surgeon general says

An overflow medical facility set up at the Wisconsin State Fair Park in the Milwaukee suburb of West Allis received its first patient as the number of people with Covid-19 admitted to hospitals rises.

Coronavirus vaccine volunteer in Brazil's AstraZeneca trial dies -- but authorities say trial to continue

A volunteer taking part in Brazil's trial of AstraZeneca's experimental coronavirus vaccine has died, according to the Brazilian health agency. CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta reports.

US is nearing 'rapid acceleration' of Covid-19 cases, expert warns, as daily infections hit about 60,000

From coffee that smells like burning tires, to garlic that smells like garbage, a growing number of people who contracted Covid-19 are reporting foul smells and tastes after getting sick.

Daily coronavirus case numbers in the US are at levels not seen since the summer, and 14 states recently have set hospitalization records

The US continues to report an upward trend in new coronavirus cases as Dr. Michael Osterholm warns that the next 6-12 weeks could be the darkest period of the pandemic. CNN's Nick Watt reports.

10 states reported their highest single-day coronavirus case counts last week

Dr. Anthony Fauci said on CBS's "60 Minutes" that he was "absolutely not" surprised when President Donald Trump contracted coronavirus and that he had been worried about the lack of adherence to Covid-19 safety protocols at White House events.

Covid-19 crisis would have to be 'really, really bad' to implement a national lockdown, Fauci says

CNN's John King reacts to the latest coronavirus case numbers in the US as the country heads into what health experts say will be the most challenging months of the pandemic so far.

As coronavirus surges across the US, only 2 states are trending in the right direction

Former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is encouraging people to wear masks after he contracted Covid-19 and spent seven days in a hospital's intensive care unit.

'A harrowing time.' Ten states reported their highest number of new coronavirus cases on Friday

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta reports on common coronavirus misconceptions perpetuated by President Trump and explains how harmful these claims may be.

Covid-19 deaths will rise almost 80% by February, researchers foresee

Much of the US continues to report an upward trend in coronavirus cases, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. CNN's Brian Todd reports.

21 states have hit their peak 7-day average of new Covid-19 cases this week

A vaccine is still the best way to bring an end to the Covid-19 pandemic, health experts say, adding that pursuing herd immunity would be a dangerous strategy. CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains.

People with blood type O may have lower risk of Covid-19 infection and severe illness, two new studies suggest

Two new studies suggest that people with type O blood may be less likely to contract and suffer serious complications from the coronavirus. However, experts say much more study is needed on the subject. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports.

CDC optimistic coronavirus vaccines will be released by end of the year

Experts say Covid-19 cases will likely increase in the winter months. CNN Medical Analyst Dr. Leana Wen explains why and how you can prepare and stay safe.

Herd immunity is not the way out of the coronavirus pandemic, experts say

CNN's Jim Acosta spoke to rally goers on their thoughts about coronavirus ahead of President Donald Trump's MAGA rally in Des Moines, Iowa.

Beyond masks and social distancing: How to stay healthy and sane during this new surge (while still enjoying fall and winter)

As the US experiences a surge in Covid-19 cases, Johnson & Johnson has paused their vaccine trial due to an unexplained illness in a trial participant. CNN's Brian Todd reports.

Man who dismissed Covid-19 and then survived it says he is an example for doubters

Tony Green tells to CNN's Anderson Cooper that he and multiple people in his family came down with coronavirus after he and his partner hosted a small gathering. He is dealing with guilt after two family members have passed.

'Hunker down': The fall Covid-19 surge is here

More than half of US states are seeing an increase in new coronavirus cases, with five states reporting a jump of more than 50% in one week. CNN's Erica Hill reports.

Dr. Anthony Fauci hopes worrisome numbers jolt Americans to take steps to stem spread of Covid-19

Dr. Anthony Fauci tells CNN's Jake Tapper that he hopes the dire number of coronavirus cases in the US serve as a wake-up call to Americans to stay vigilant and take protective measures against the virus.

A 'second wave' of mental health devastation due to Covid-19 is imminent, experts say

The coronavirus pandemic's connection to mental health is becoming more clear and Shelby Rowe, a bead artist in Oklahoma, knows that impact firsthand. CNN's Jacqueline Howard shares Shelby's story -- and ways to keep yourself mentally healthy amid the Covid-19 crisis.

31 states have growing rates of new Covid-19 cases, and 'we know what's coming next'

Citizens in the UK are asking the government for the chance to be deliberately infected with the coronavirus through challenge trials in the hopes of improving the development of a vaccine.

The US should expect 20,000 more coronavirus deaths by the end of the month, former CDC director says

Dr. Chris Murray, Director at the University of Washington's Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, explains why it's dangerous to try for herd immunity from coronavirus as the pandemic rages on.

Trump credits swift treatment for his Covid-19 recovery

President Donald Trump says that he's been retested for Covid-19 but the White House hasn't said if the test was negative.

US sees highest number of daily coronavirus cases since August

CNN's Jim Acosta reports President Donald Trump is holding an event in the Rose Garden tomorrow and an event in Florida on Sunday, despite having coronavirus and many others in the White House also testing positive.

The US is reporting more than 46,000 positive Covid-19 tests on average every day

The coronavirus outbreak is intensifying across the United States, with much of the country moving in the wrong direction and some states enforcing new restrictions CNN's Nick Watt reports.

CDC ensemble forecast foresees death toll from Covid-19 climbing to 233,000 by end of month

CNN's Anderson Cooper calls out President Donald Trump's reckless behavior while being infected with coronavirus.

Nobel Prize in Chemistry awarded to scientists who discovered CRISPR gene editing tool for 'rewriting the code of life'

Microbiologist Emmanuelle Charpentier explains how a revolutionary method of gene editing works.

Half of US states are reporting increased Covid-19 cases and some leaders push new measures

Health experts say the president's messaging about his coronavirus diagnosis is dangerous. Hear what teenager Maddelena Kaji and her father think about Trump's downplaying the virus after losing family to the pandemic.

10% of the world may have been infected by Covid-19, WHO official says

Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr. Anthony Fauci tells CNN's Chris Cuomo how he sees the Thanksgiving holiday playing out during the coronavirus pandemic, and how Americans can stay safe.

Covid-19 could kill 2,900 Americans a day in December, researchers say. Here's why, and how you can make fall and winter better

Dr. Anthony Fauci breaks down the average timeline from when a person is exposed to coronavirus to when they start showing symptoms of infection.

How Trump's Covid-19 treatment is far different from what most American patients get

Before President Donald Trump tested positive for Covid-19 he had a busy week, traveling from Washington, DC, to Pennsylvania, Ohio, Minnesota and New Jersey.

Only 3 states are reporting declines in new coronavirus cases as the US hits its highest daily rate in 2 months

CNN's John King breaks down the number of coronavirus cases across the country and analyzes the surge of cases in Wisconsin.

Trump's Covid-19 so far has caused high fever and drops in oxygen, doctors say

President Donald Trump tweeted out a video message giving an update on his health and thanking the public for the support he says he has received since his Covid-19 diagnosis. CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta reacts to the President's condition. It is not clear when this video was recorded.

Only three US states are reporting declines in new coronavirus cases

CNN's Polo Sandoval looks at coronavirus cases across the nation as cases rise in multiple states.

New coronavirus cases are on the decline in only three US states

A source has told White House pool reporters that President Donald Trump's vitals in the last 24 hours have been "very concerning," and that he is "still not on a clear path to full recovery." CNN's Jeremy Diamond has more.

President Donald Trump has Covid-19. How serious is his risk?

CNN senior medical correspondent Elizabeth Cohen joins Jim Scuitto and Poppy Harlow to discuss President Trump's high risk factors, what his next steps should be, and explains close contact as it relates to coronavirus.

Here's how a 74-year-old might be treated for Covid-19

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump tested positive for coronavirus, the President announced early Friday morning.

With the US making no progress on average daily Covid-19 cases last month, officials fear a coming crisis

Evidence continues to show that the coronavirus pandemic is taking another very dangerous turn, as it already has killed more than 207,000 Americans, CNN's Nick Watt reports.

Virtual fitness classes allow this community battling addiction to gain strength during lockdown

Phil Mattingly jumps into an online workout with CNN Hero Scott Strode and the Phoenix community. He meets members as they fight to stay sober during lockdown.

Loss of smell could be a 'highly reliable indicator' of Covid-19, research says

A new study finds that a loss of smell and taste are a strong sign that someone is infected with Covid-19. CNN's Jacqueline Howard breaks down the details.

Leaders in several states warn residents to be on guard as worrying Covid-19 trends emerge

As states continue to struggle to control the coronavirus pandemic, the Centers for Disease Control says infections for people 18-22 years old has risen by 55%. CNN's Erica Hill reports.

CDC was pushed to play down the risks of Covid-19 in reopening schools, former Pence staffer says

A report from the New York Times details how top White House officials pressured the CDC over the summer to downplay the risk of sending kids back to school amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

Only 10 states are seeing downward trends in new Covid-19 cases, and NYC now has a surge

As the world closes in on 1 million coronavirus deaths, with the United States accounting for about one fifth of those fatalities, experts are raising concerns about the approaching flu season. CNN's Polo Sandoval reports.

New York City's spike in cases shows coronavirus is still 'a force to be reckoned with,' governor says

CNN's John King breaks down the latest Covid-19 numbers which show that cases are rising.

Twenty-one states are reporting increased Covid-19 cases as experts warn of a fall surge

Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says that the process to approve a Covid-19 vaccine has become so politicized by President Donald Trump that he doesn't trust the FDA to be able to properly approve a safe vaccine.

Twenty-one states are reporting increased Covid-19 cases as experts warn of a fall surge

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez discusses Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' decision to advance the state's coronavirus restrictions to Phase three, which includes the immediate opening of restaurants and other venues to 100% capacity and suspending citations for face mask violations.

Experts are warning of a coming surge of Covid-19 cases in US

The United States has reported 7 million coronavirus cases, and Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious diseases, Dr. Anthony Fauci says we are still in its first wave of the coronavirus pandemic. CNN's Nick Watt reports.

Covid-19 vaccinations could start in November or December, Fauci says

United will offer Covid-19 testing for Hawaii-bound passengers beginning October 15 out of San Francisco, in a pilot testing program that the airline hopes to extend to other destinations. United Airlines Chief Communications Officer Josh Earnest explains how the testing will work.

The US just topped more than 7 million coronavirus cases as 23 states report rising numbers

President Donald Trump claimed that the White House could override the US Food and Drug Administration if the agency released tougher standards for the authorization of a Covid-19 vaccine, casting such a move as "political." CNN's Erica Hill reports.

Fauci cautions that a Covid-19 vaccine won't eliminate the need for masks and public health measures

CNN's Nick Watt reports that despite rising coronavirus cases in 22 states, issues surrounding a vaccine have become so politicized that a main focus of a Senate hearing with public health officials was on restoring public trust in any vaccine brought forth.

200,000 people have died from Covid-19 in the US. That's more than the US battle deaths from 5 wars combined

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta remembers those who have died from coronavirus as the United States surpasses 200,000 coronavirus deaths.

Trick-or-treating, costume masks and Halloween parties discouraged by CDC this year

The Centers for Disease control and prevention took down guidance it posted just days ago on how the coronavirus can spread through the air, saying the guidance was posted in a clerical error. CNN's Brian Todd reports.

Voting safely: How to protect yourself from Covid-19 while casting your ballot

CNN's Abby Phillip explains how states have made in-person voting safer and explores the issues voters should keep in mind when it comes to mail-in voting.

The country's 'divisive state' is hurting Covid-19 response, Fauci says

The CDC on Monday abruptly reverted to its previous guidance about how coronavirus is transmitted, removing language about airborne transmission it had posted just days earlier. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen tells us more.

In nursing homes and assisted living communities, minorities suffer most from Covid-19, research says

Women are leaving the workforce at a higher rate than men due to Covid-19's effects on parenting. CNN's Vanessa Yurkevich reports.

Most of the US is headed in the wrong direction again with Covid-19 cases as deaths near 200,000

CNN's Daniel Dale fact-checks President Donald Trump on his retelling of how the Covid-19 pandemic unfolded in the US.

Some college students face stay-at-home orders as local leaders try to control Covid-19 spread

As colleges and high schools across the US struggle with reopening, many sports programs have been hit with budget cuts and canceled seasons, leaving student athletes in tough positions.

Trump says every American can get a coronavirus vaccine by April, but health experts say that's not likely

President Donald Trump said during a press briefing that he expects to have enough vaccines for every American by April 2021. CNN's Brooke Baldwin and Dr. Peter Hotez discuss.

Is in-person voting safe from Covid-19? It can be if you follow these guidelines

Large crowds of people have lined up in Fairfax, Virginia, to cast their vote early in the 2020 election, despite the looming threat of coronavirus. CNN's Kristen Holmes reports.

Enough people have to take a Covid-19 vaccine for it to be efficient, Fauci says

Centers for Disease Control Director Robert Redfield said that most Americans won't receive a coronavirus vaccine until the back half of 2021. CNN's Erica Hill reports.

Most Americans probably won't be able to get a Covid-19 vaccine until mid-2021, CDC director says

During a Senate committee hearing, Dr. Robert Redfield said a face mask may provide better protection against coronavirus than a vaccine. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports the CDC director also offered a timeline as to when a vaccine might be available to most Americans.

A Maine wedding is linked to the deaths of 7 people who didn't attend

Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr. Anthony Fauci praised how Vermont has handled the coronavirus pandemic and said that a national mask mandate "probably would not work" in the US.

Crowded parties and coronavirus concerns keep high schoolers from returning to the classroom

As some classrooms reopen in Florida, coronavirus cases have increased among school age children. CNN's Rosa Flores reports Florida Governor Ron Desantis hasn't released Covid-19 data on schools since the return to in-person classes.

The US isn't even close to getting Covid-19 down to where it needs to be by fall, medical experts say

Dr. Peter Hotez weighs in on President Trump holding an indoor rally in Nevada in defiance of the state's ban on local gatherings amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

The US isn't even close to getting Covid-19 down to where it needs to be by fall, medical experts say

CNN's talks to some attendees at President Donald Trump's indoor rally in Henderson, Nevada, who explain why they don't wear masks amid the coronvirus pandemic.

Pfizer proposes expanding Covid-19 vaccine trial to include more diversity as race for a vaccine continues

CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta sat down with Operation Warp Speed chief adviser Dr. Moncef Slaoui and asked him about the timeline for the coronavirus vaccine.

Redefining Covid-19: Months after infection, patients report breathing difficulty, excessive fatigue

CNN's Alisyn Camerota speaks to Jenifer Johnston, an Oregon woman who has been battling with coronavirus complications for six months, despite not having preexsisting conditions.

9/11 and Covid-19: 2 mass trauma events with different recovery challenges

During a CNN town hall with Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Dr. Francis Collins answers a viewer's question regarding a potential coronavirus vaccine.

Get tested for coronavirus if you socialized closely over Labor Day, Dr. Birx says

Video of a college party shows why health experts warn students to remain on campus to protect the safety of their families and the other students on campus

AstraZeneca pauses coronavirus vaccine trial after unexplained illness in volunteer

Pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca, paused global trials of its coronavirus vaccine because of an unexplained illness in one of the volunteers. CNN's Sanjay Gupta tells us more.

The US needs 200 million tests a month to reel in Covid-19 pandemic, report says

Ugur Sahin, CEO and co-founder of BioNTech, tells CNN's Fred Pleitgen that the U.S.-German cooperation of Pfizer and BioNTech could have a Covid-19 vaccine ready for regulatory approval by the middle of October.

Another federal official raises questions about Trump's vaccine timeline

CNN's Elizabeth Cohen explains why it has never been more important to keep the flu at bay as this fall and winter will likely see Covid-19 outbreaks in addition to the flu.

US surgeon general tells states to be ready for Covid-19 vaccine by November 'just in case'

CNN's Brian Todd reports on the vital phase three trials that a number of companies are entering as they work towards a coronavirus vaccine.

The Labor Day gatherings health experts warned against during the coronavirus pandemic are popping up all over the US

A new model often cited by top health experts predicts that the coronavirus death toll in the United States could reach 410,000 by January 1. CNN's Nick Valencia reports.

Wear a mask while having sex and avoid kissing new people, Canada's top doctor advises

Canada's chief public health officer is advising people to wear masks during sex and not to kiss anyone new.

Doctors warn against rushing a Covid-19 vaccine as Fauci says it's critical to have a safe Labor Day

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has told public health officials around the United States to prepare to distribute a potential coronavirus vaccine as soon as late October. It also provided planning scenarios to help states prepare.

Lewy body dementia: The life-changing disease that devastated Robin Williams

Speaking out for the first time on since her husband's death, Susan Williams shared with "Good Morning America" what she believes drove Robin Williams to commit suicide.

Colon cancer survivor says it's time to take the disease seriously

The American Cancer Society's newly updated guidelines for colon and rectal cancer screening recommend that adults at average risk get screened starting at age 45 instead of 50, as previously advised. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports.

What school gym class looks like in pandemic times

Glen Hector's tour company in Antigua took a devastating blow when tourism was cut off, but he found new ways to attract customers when it reopened.

The US just topped 6 million coronavirus cases in about 7 months. What happens next is up to you, Birx says

CNN's John King breaks down the newest coronavirus case counts in the US.

Colleges and universities work to control outbreaks as a new school year starts amid coronavirus

While Covid-19 vaccine optimism continues to grow, one prominent model now projects around 135,000 more Americans could be killed by the virus by December 1, 2020. CNN's Nick Watt reports.

Are these fast, cheap coronavirus tests the game-changer everyone is waiting for?

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains how Abbott's latest rapid antigen test works, expounding on concerns about the test's accuracy.

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