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As coronavirus vaccines near federal clearance, we answer your questions on when you should get vaccinated, how they work and how they were made so quickly.
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Coach Ryan Day was among those at Ohio State who tested positive.
South Dakota became the latest to hit this grim marker as the country surpassed 13 million known cases.
The Baylor men's basketball team had to cancel its first three games, but it will play two new opponents in Las Vegas. With the coronavirus pandemic upsetting schedules nationwide, the Bears are hardly alone in their improvisation.
While routine for many illnesses, experts say two- or three-dose vaccines are unprecedented in a pandemic when 60 to 70 percent of the population must be immunized to stop the virus’s spread.
Last weekend, inspectors shut down a house party in Poolesville with more than 100 people.
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It was the third time in one week that the Transportation Security Administration reported screening more than 1 million daily passengers, a now-rare milestone for airports.
If approved, it would be the first such quarantine-free travel corridor between the United States and Europe.
Persuasion must precede laws, even when the laws are for citizens’ own good.
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Sports were a distraction for California nurse Jane Sandoval. Now they're a reminder of the country's virus-testing divide.
Millions of people have joined chess.com in recent months, and chess sets are selling out as fans binge on the game and the Netflix hit.
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A Virginia winery owner and her mother came up with the idea to honor covid-19 victims and the medical workers trying to save them.
Maryland's tightened coronavirus restrictions will keep family members out of the stadium for the football team's last scheduled home matchup.
Some public health officials question the effectiveness and the expense.
Dramatic increases in new cases have been reported in many major U.S. cities recently.
Confusion persisted about the vaccine AstraZeneca is developing with the University of Oxford.
The Washington Post asked parents nationwide to share stories and artwork produced by youths participating in the home-school experiment.
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In Venice, hopes for another rebirth after the coronavirus outbreak
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