'US will have 100,000 new coronavirus cases a day,' warns top health expert Anthony Fauci as country sees around 40,000 new infections a day
Fauci said the daily increase in new coronavirus cases in the United States, currently around 40,000, could reach 100,000 unless a full nationwide effort was undertaken to tamp down the resurgent virus.
Scientists generally agree the nation is still in its first wave of coronavirus infections, albeit one that’s dipping in some parts of the country while rising in others.
Anthony Fauci warns US Congress against premature lifting of lockdown, calls coronavirus treatment or vaccine by September 'a bridge too far'
Leading US infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci on Tuesday warned Congress that a premature lifting of lockdowns could lead to additional outbreaks of the deadly coronavirus, which has killed 80,000 Americans
Oil prices fall in early trade after data shows rise in US crude inventories; concerns mount about new viral outbreaks
Saudi Arabia’s cabinet has urged OPEC+ countries to reduce oil output further to restore balance in global crude markets, the country’s state news agency reported early on Wednesday
Coronavirus World Update, May 12: Ventilator fire in Russia, Japan to approve antigen test, reducing cases in the USA
As of May 12, over 4.2 million people worldwide have been confirmed to have COVID-19. Out of these, over 1.5 million have recovered and 287,615 have died.
Coronavirus World Update, May 11: Wuhan’s new COVID-19 cluster, members of USA coronavirus taskforce in quarantine
Over 4.2 million people in the world have tested positive for COVID-19 so far. Out of this, 284,674 have died and 1.5 million have recovered.
Donald Trump’s advisors emphasise need to open business to stem ‘permanent economic damage’ as presidential election draws closer
Some of President Donald Trump’s top economic advisers emphasised on Sunday the importance of states getting more businesses and offices open even as the pandemic makes its way to the White House complex, forcing three members of the administration’s coronavirus task force into self-quarantine
Coronavirus Outbreak: Florida to allow limited economic reopening from next week, but restraints to remain in place in Miami
The governor of Florida, among the last to lock down his state against the US coronavirus outbreak, announced he would permit a limited economic reopening next week while leaving restraints intact for the dense greater-Miami area
US doctor leading efforts to develop coronavirus vaccine says he was removed from post for seeking vetting of hydroxychloroquine
Dr. Rick Bright was abruptly dismissed this week as director of the US Department of Health and Human Services’ Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority.
Donald Trump unveils 'Opening Up America Again' guidelines, says states can start reopening for business
President Donald Trump told the nation’s governors on Thursday that they could begin reopening businesses, restaurants and other elements of daily life by 1 May or earlier if they wanted to, abandoning his threat to use what he had claimed was his absolute authority to impose his will on them
Coronavirus Outbreak: Sport could resume in empty stadiums, says top US disease expert Anthony Fauci
Fauci, who appeared last month in an Instagram live interview with Golden State Warriors sharp-shooter Steph Curry, said he would recommend that athletes should be tested roughly once a week after resuming play.
'This is our Pearl Harbor': US facing hardest week of fight against coronavirus, says Surgeon-General Jerome Adams
New York, the epicenter of the US coronavirus outbreak, reported on Sunday that for the first time in a week, deaths had fallen slightly from the day before. But there were still nearly 600 new fatalities and more than 7,300 new cases in the state.
New York, epicentre of COVID-19 in US with over 1,13,700 positive cases, gets 1,100 ventilators from China and Oregon
New York secured a planeload of ventilators from China, and Oregon was sending a shipment of its own to battle the coronavirus pandemic at its US core
‘There will be death’: Donald Trump warns toughest weeks to come as US coronavirus toll climbs to 8,100
Donald Trump warned that the country could be headed into its toughest weeks yet as the coronavirus death toll mounts, but also expressed growing impatience with social distancing guidelines
Dr Anthony Fauci, key member of White House's coronavirus task force, gets featured on cupcakes, apparel, candles
As the United States battles the coronavirus outbreak, Dr Anthony Fauci, a key member of the White House coronavirus task force, has found his way into the households of Americans
Donald Trump displayed none of the carefree dismissiveness that characterised his reaction to the coronavirus in February and early March, when he repeatedly said that “we have it totally under control” and that “it’s going to be just fine.”
Coronavirus Outbreak: Young people also face risk of contracting COVID-19, US official Anthony Fauci tells NBA star Stephen Curry
Some young and healthy people in the United States who have contracted the new coronavirus are becoming seriously ill, the top US official on infectious diseases, Dr Anthony Fauci, told NBA star Stephen Curry in an interview.