It is interesting to consider the man who arguably could be called UVa’s “grandfather,” George Wythe.
Increases in infections, hospitalizations and deaths have been noted even in countries where vaccination efforts are finally getting some momentum. Get all the latest updates in the drive to end the pandemic.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom has led the nation’s most populous state through the pandemic using complicated metrics, county-by-county rules and a color-coded tier system dictating what people and businesses can do.
Some want officials to target vaccine supplies to five hotspots where 197,000 people have tested positive in the past week. Plus, Texas says no to vaccine passports, while California joins states lifting pandemic restrictions. Get all the latest.
The U.S. set a record over the weekend with more than 4 million COVID-19 vaccine doses in 24 hours, the CDC reported. Here's the latest virus news.
New U.S. guidance says vaccinated people can travel, but should still wear masks and take other COVID-19 precautions. Read the guidance here.
LONDON (AP) — The British government is gearing up to ban international arrivals from four more countries — Bangladesh, Kenya, Pakistan and the Philippines — amid concerns over new virus variants but opted against including European nations that are facing a resurgence of the virus.
Your Thursday morning headlines: Deadly shooting in Southern California; Biden's big infrastructure pitch; it's Opening Day for MLB. Get caught up.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden and a top health official warned that too many Americans are declaring virus victory too quickly, appealing for mask requirements and other restrictions to be maintained or restored to stave off a “fourth surge” of COVID-19. The head of the CDC said she had a feeling of “impending doom” if people keep easing off.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States on Monday suspended a trade deal with Myanmar until a democratic government is restored in the Southeast Asian country after a Feb. 1 coup followed by a violent crackdown on protests.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The rate of households homeschooling their children doubled from the start of the pandemic last spring to the start of the new school year last September, according to a new U.S. Census Bureau report released this week.
Boris Johnson, the UK's gaffe-prone Prime Minister, is making frantic attempts to row back on comments made in a private meeting with lawmaker…
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Sunday that he believes his proposal to remove a mask mandate intended to slow the spread of the coronavirus will take place as planned at the end of the month.
Here's how area members of Congress voted on major issues during the legislative week ending March 19.
In a move long rumored, Tokyo Olympics officials said the risk was too great to admit visitors from overseas in a pandemic. Here's the latest virus news.
President Joe Biden, who promised to set a new goal for vaccinations next week, teased the possibility of setting a 200 million dose goal by his 100th day in office. Here's the latest virus news.
After a year of criticism by health experts, mockery from comedians and blistering critiques from political rivals, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis …
The Senate on Monday confirmed Deb Haaland as interior secretary, making her the first Native American to lead the federal agency that has wielded influence over the nation’s tribes for more than nearly two centuries.
President Joe Biden's promise that all of the nation's 255 million adults will be eligible for coronavirus vaccines by May 1 means the U.S. needs to move fast.
President Joe Biden used his first prime-time address to outline his plan to make all adults vaccine-eligible by May 1 and get the country “closer to normal” by the Fourth of July.
Marking a year of loss and disruption, President Joe Biden on Thursday signed into law a $1.9 trillion relief package that he says will help the U.S. defeat the coronavirus and revive the economy.