Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, holds his face mask.

Officials Say More Areas Of U.S. May See Mask Recommendations

Some experts are worried the country now is seeing signs of a sixth wave, driven by an Omicron subvariant.


An employee in North Korea disinfects the work floor
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North Korea Boasts COVID Recovery As WHO Worries About Missing Data

0:32A nurse holds a vial of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11
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FDA Clears COVID Booster Shot For Healthy Kids Ages 5 To 11

0:23North Korean leader Kim Jong-un
Korean Central News Agency / Korea News Service via AP

North Korean Leader Blasts Pandemic Response As COVID Outbreak Surges

0:20A worker in protective suit sprays disinfectant as residents line up for mass COVID testing
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Shanghai Says Lockdown To Ease As Virus Spread Mostly Ends

6:35White House COVID-19 Response Coordinator Dr. Ashish Jha.
Susan Walsh / AP

U.S. 'Vulnerable' To COVID Without New Vaccines

A woman waits in a queue to be screened for COVID-19 at a testing centre in Soweto, South Africa
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South Africa In New Surge Of COVID From Versions Of Omicron

0:17North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on TV
Shuji Kajiyama / AP

North Korea Reports 6 Deaths After Acknowledging First COVID Outbreak

3:36The American flag flies at half-staff at the White House to commemorate 1 million American lives lost due to COVID-19
Susan Walsh / AP

1 Million Americans Have Died From COVID-19

4:39U.S. President Joe Biden.
Andrew Harnik/AP

Biden Marks COVID 'Tragic Milestone' In U.S. At Global Summit

0:34Vials of the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine.
David Zalubowski / AP

FDA Restricts J&J's COVID-19 Vaccine Due To Blood Clot Risk

3:08A worker in a protective suit swabs a man's throat for a COVID-19 test.
Mark Schiefelbein / AP

WHO Estimates Nearly 15 Million Deaths Associated With COVID-19

A worker wearing a protective suit swabs a man's throat for a COVID-19 test at a testing site
Mark Schiefelbein

Beijing Closes 10% Of Subway Stations To Stem COVID Spread

An elderly resident gets swabbed during a COVID-19 test
Ng Han Guan / AP

Beijing Preps COVID-19 Hospital Spaces, Though New Cases Low

6:03Workers from USA Health test a person for COVID-19 at a drive-up clinic
Jay Reeves / AP

Uncertainty For Uninsured As Federal COVID Funding Stalls In Congress

0:29A woman wearing a mask in South Africa.
Themba Hadebe / AP

South Africa Likely In New COVID Wave, Says Health Minister

People make their way on a pedestrian street at the foot of the Acropolis hill, in Athens
Yorgos Karahalis / AP

Tourists, Rejoice! Italy, Greece Relax COVID-19 Restrictions

A vendor wearing a face mask sits near pinwheels for sale at a public park in Beijing
Mark Schiefelbein / AP

Beijing Shuts Dine-In Services For Holidays To Stem Outbreak

1:54Child at appointment during a Moderna COVID-19 vaccine trial
Emma H. Tobin / AP

Moderna Seeks To Be 1st With COVID Shot For Kids Under 5

6:21People wait in line to get tested for coronavirus

How The COVID Lockdown In Shanghai Has Spun Into Chaos

Woman in Shanghai is tested for COVID-19
Ng Han Guan / AP

Shanghai Officials Seek 'Societal Zero COVID' With Mass Testing

5:06Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
Alex Brandon / AP

Fauci: 'Pandemic Phase' Over For U.S., But COVID-19 Still Here

5:54White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki
Susan Walsh / AP

White House Pleads For More COVID Funding; GOP Questions Spending

2:01President Joe Biden
Alex Brandon / AP

Administration Expands Availability Of COVID Antiviral Pill

0:25A vial of the COVID-19 treatment drug Remdesivir
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FDA Approves Remdesivir To Treat Children With COVID-19

0:22A CDC COVID-19 vaccination card
Wilfredo Lee / AP

NYC School Employees Put On Leave, Accused Of Faking Vaccination Proof

0:26President Joe Biden
Andrew Harnik / AP

Biden Administration To Promote Availability Of COVID Antiviral Pill

Residents wearing masks line up for mass COVID testing in Beijing.
Ng Han Guan / AP

Beijing Districts Placed Under Lockdown As COVID Cases Mount

2:14Air travelers at a security checkpoint
Evan Vucci / AP

Justice Dept. To Appeal Order Voiding Travel Mask Mandate

2:49A nurse prepares a COVID vaccine
Anupam Nath / AP

Who Isn't Getting COVID?

3:12Cash, debit cards and guns seized in an unemployment insurance fraud investigation.
U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Inspector General

Newsy Investigates: The Slow Hunt For Stolen Unemployment Aid