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New patterns have emerged: Most who died are older than 70, but the disease is also hospitalizing and killing younger Americans. Most victims are men, most also had underlying conditions, and the toll is highest in New York.
  • Mar 26, 2020
What began with a handful of mysterious illnesses in a vast central China city has traveled the world, jumping from animals to humans and from obscurity to international headlines. Here is what we know so far about coronavirus.
  • Mar 25, 2020
Most deaths have occurred in people older than 60, many with underlying health conditions. The early data follows trends from other countries, and the grim milestone is a preview of challenging times to come.
  • Mar 17, 2020
Daily life in the United States continues to grind to a halt as authorities scramble to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus.
  • Mar 16, 2020
The Washington Post spoke to epidemiologists, and they said the most important aspect of preparedness is not something you can order online or buy at the pharmacy. It’s calm.
  • Mar 11, 2020
President Trump signed legislation Friday that provides $8.3 billion in emergency spending to tackle the coronavirus outbreak.
  • Mar 6, 2020
“It’s habit, and habits are hard to change," one expert said.
  • Mar 3, 2020
“This is a tragic day for our city, this is a tragic day for our state,” Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett said.
  • Feb 26, 2020
For the second time in eight months, the GOP senators left the capitol, denying the Democratic supermajority a chance to pass a bill to limit greenhouse gas emissions.
  • Feb 24, 2020
Federal prosecutors charged a Michigan man with threatening the lawyer, Mark Zaid, who is representing the intelligence official whose complaint sparked the impeachment inquiry.
  • Feb 20, 2020