(Alden Nusser, Joyce Koh/The Washington Post)
Up next in National
promo
2:21
Health care workers across the U.S. get first dose of coronavirus vaccine
December 14, 2020
promo
3:57
As D.C.’s hunger crisis deepens, volunteers step up
November 20, 2020
promo
3:45
Amid pandemic fatigue, an Arkansas hospital warns the crisis isn’t over
September 11, 2020
promo
8:16
Florida's Star Motel was in disarray before coronavirus. The pandemic pushed it over the edge.
September 10, 2020
promo
6:44
With more protests, more gun violence and more coronavirus cases, Chicago is a city on edge
July 26, 2020
promo
5:27
College plans, tourism and GOP convention in flux as Florida coronavirus cases continue to spike
July 23, 2020
promo
4:33
Rising coronavirus cases in Houston leave fire departments and funeral homes overwhelmed
July 21, 2020
promo
4:41
The coronavirus tightens its grip on Alabama
July 15, 2020
promo
2:34
Experiencing Disney World as it emerges from coronavirus shutdown
July 12, 2020
promo
5:02
As Arizona becomes the coronavirus epicenter, a dire warning from health-care workers
July 3, 2020
promo
3:27
Nurses in a California community strike, alleging unsafe staffing and inadequate PPE
July 3, 2020
promo
4:51
As coronavirus cases soar in Florida, Miami struggles to respond
June 25, 2020
promo
4:19
Reopening efforts stall in Houston as covid-19 cases spike
June 23, 2020
promo
3:54
As states reopened, face masks came to symbolize a cultural divide
June 2, 2020
promo
4:53
Finally enjoying a meal outside: D.C. enters ‘phase 1’ of reopening
May 30, 2020
promo
4:40
How coronavirus is propelling a 'bicycle boom' across the U.S.
May 28, 2020
promo
1:44
Crowds flock to pools, beaches for Memorial Day weekend as shutdowns ease
May 24, 2020
promo
6:06
Covid-19 brings life to a standstill in rural Kentucky
May 21, 2020
promo
3:52
Homeless people occupy vacant state-owned houses to shelter from coronavirus
May 21, 2020
promo
1:00
Warm weekend draws crowds to U.S. bars and eateries, as some coronavirus lockdowns lift
May 17, 2020
National

This New York hospital has become ‘the epicenter of the epicenter’ of the coronavirus outbreak

March 27, 2020 | 1:08 AM GMT
At Elmhurst Hospital in Queens, 13 people died from coronavirus in just 24 hours. Inside, ventilators and protective gear are in short supply; outside, people with symptoms line up to wait for treatment, and the howl of ambulances can be heard at all hours.
↓ Read More