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A North Dakota public-health officer says she's been called 'Nazi' and 'tyrant' for trying to control the state's coronavirus outbreak

Nurse Deb Grabo, wearing an air-purifying respirator hood, prepares to begin her shift at a drive-thru COVID-19 testing site at the Bismarck Event Center in North Dakota. Bing Guan/Reuters North Dakota is experiencing a devastating surge in COVID-19 cases: One in 10 residents has gotten sick. Yet public-health officers say they face antagonism from the public and other government leaders when they attempt to promote social distancing and mask wearing. One North Dakota health official said ...
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The rise and fall of White House COVID-19 advisor Dr. Scott Atlas, a lockdown skeptic who had Trump's ear and fought with experts like Fauci

Dr. Scott Atlas speaks at White House press conference on September 23, 2020, as President Donald Trump looks on. MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Dr. Scott Atlas resigned from the White House coronavirus task force on Monday, after less than four months on the team.  President Donald Trump brought Atlas onto the task force in August, after he had appeared on Fox News for months, echoing the president's anti-lockdown opinions.  Atlas is a healthcare-policy expert who works at the Hoover Institute...
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Fauci asks Americans to prepare to get vaccinated as states plan for distribution

As the US prepares for the first round of vaccinations to tackle Covid-19, infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci called on the...
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Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook has already asked the Biden administration about helping with the COVID-19 vaccine response

President-elect Joe Biden, left, and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Reuters/Alan Freed; Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call Mark Zuckerberg said in a livestreamed interview with Dr. Anthony Fauci that Facebook has been in touch with the incoming Biden administration about how it can help with the COVID-19 response. Zuckerberg said Facebook is planning a "push around authoritative information on vaccines," although he did not elaborate on exactly what this would look like. The Financial Times reported...
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Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook has asked the Biden administration about helping with the COVID-19 vaccine response

President-elect Joe Biden, left, and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Reuters/Alan Freed; Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call Mark Zuckerberg said in a livestreamed interview with Dr. Anthony Fauci that Facebook had been in touch with the incoming Biden administration about how it might help with the coronavirus response. Zuckerberg said Facebook was planning a "push around authoritative information on vaccines," though he did not elaborate on what this would look like. The Financial Times reported las...
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Fauci asks Americans to be 'part of the solution' and get vaccinated as states prepare for distribution

As the US prepares for the first round of vaccinations to tackle Covid-19, infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci called on the public to "be part of the solution" and get vaccinated once it is available.
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As LA County coronavirus cases top 400,000, Newsom, Ferrer warn trend is ‘not sustainable’

Los Angeles County hit two more grim coronavirus milestones on Monday, Nov. 30, with hospitalizations reaching an all-time high and total cases since the pandemic began topping 400,000, underscoring how this second surge has become increasingly dire — to the point that Gov. Gavin Newsom said much of the state could return to stay-at-home orders similar to those in March if the current trajectory continues. For the second straight day, new coronavirus cases in LA County surpassed 5,000 and, healt...
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Controversial Trump adviser Dr. Scott Atlas reportedly resigned from the White House COVID-19 task force

Scott Atlas listens to US President Donald Trump during a briefing at the White House August 10, 2020, in Washington, DC. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP via Getty Dr. Scott Atlas, who served as a special adviser to President Donald Trump on the coronavirus, resigned from the White House COVID-19 task force Monday, Fox News and CNN reported. Atlas, who joined the task force in August, was a Special Government Employee (SGE), meaning his role in the task force was temporary and would not exceed 130 ...
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Controversial Trump adviser Dr. Scott Atlas resigned from the White House COVID-19 task force

Scott Atlas listens to US President Donald Trump during a briefing at the White House August 10, 2020, in Washington, DC. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP via Getty Dr. Scott Atlas, who served as a special adviser to President Donald Trump on the coronavirus, resigned from the White House COVID-19 task force Monday. Atlas, who joined the task force in August, was a Special Government Employee (SGE), meaning his role in the task force was temporary and would not exceed 130 days. Atlas' push to reopen...
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Controversial Trump advisor Dr. Scott Atlas resigned from the White House coronavirus task force

Scott Atlas during a briefing at the White House on August 10 in Washington, DC. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP via Getty Dr. Scott Atlas, who served as a special advisor to President Donald Trump, resigned from the White House coronavirus task force on Monday. Atlas joined the task force in August as a special government employee, meaning his role in the task force was temporary and would not exceed 130 days. Atlas' push to reopen the US has sparked backlash from critics, including the top US inf...
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Alexander: It turns out Pandemic Sports wasn’t as simple as we thought

We became complacent, didn’t we? We saw the NBA operate successfully in a bubble for three months. We saw Major League Baseball weather an early rash of COVID infections and not only play all but a handful of its scheduled games but get to the eighth inning of the final game of the season before its postseason bubble was pierced. Surely, expanded testing and stringent protocols even without the benefit of bubbles would enable the NFL and college football and basketball to roll through the advers...
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Moderna just asked the FDA to authorize its coronavirus vaccine, a key step before it can be given to more people

Moderna CEO Stéphane Bancel at a meeting with President Donald Trump, members of the White House coronavirus task force, and pharmaceutical executives on March 2. Andrew Harnik/AP Images Moderna filed for emergency-use authorization of its experimental coronavirus vaccine, the company announced on Monday. The biotech company said its vaccine was 94.1% effective against COVID-19 in an analysis of a late-stage trial. If the Food and Drug Administration authorizes the vaccine, the US intends ...
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Sunday Was Busiest Day For U.S. Air Travel Since March, Fueling COVID-19 Surge Fears

Dr. Anthony Fauci warned of a "surge upon a surge" in coronavirus cases due to the uptick in holiday travel.
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Mark Zuckerberg, Anthony Fauci to Talk Covid-19, Vaccines on Facebook Live

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases director Anthony Fauci will renew acquaintances on Facebook Live Monday (Nov. 30) at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT. The livestream will be presented on Zuckerberg's Facebook page and cross-posted to the social network's Coronavirus (Covid-19) Information Center. Questions can be submitted as comments...
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Moderna is set to ask the FDA to authorize its coronavirus vaccine, a key step before it can be given to more people

Moderna CEO Stephane Bancel attends a meeting with President Donald Trump, members of the Coronavirus Task Force, and pharmaceutical executives in the Cabinet Room of the White House on March 2, 2020. Andrew Harnik/AP Images Moderna will file today for emergency use authorization of its experimental coronavirus vaccine. The biotech company said the vaccine was 94.1% effective against COVID-19 in an analysis of a late-stage trial. If the FDA authorizes the vaccine, the US intends to start v...
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People who met family over Thanksgiving should assume they have COVID-19, get tested, and wear a mask at home, White House advisor Dr. Deborah Birx said

Dr. Deborah Birx, the coordinator of the White House coronavirus task force. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images Americans who met with anyone they don't live with over Thanksgiving should assume they have COVID-19 and get tested, the coordinator of the White House coronavirus task force says. Thanksgiving gatherings could cause a fourth surge of the virus, or a wave within a wave, Dr. Deborah Birx told CBS on Sunday. Families should also wear masks indoors "if they chose to gather during Thanksgi...
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Everyone who met family over Thanksgiving should assume they have COVID-19, get tested, and wear a mask at home, White House advisor Dr. Deborah Birx said

Dr. Deborah Birx, the coordinator of the White House Coronavirus Task Force. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images Americans who met with family they don't live with over Thanksgiving should assume they have COVID-19 and get tested, the coordinator of the White House Coronavirus Task Force has said. Thanksgiving gatherings could cause a fourth surge of the virus, or a wave within a wave, Dr. Deborah Birx told CBS on Sunday. Families should also wear masks indoors "if they chose to gather during Than...
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WH COVID Task Force: Don’t Let Guard Down Just Because Vaccine Is In Sight

While expressing optimism over COVID-19 vaccine developments, White House coronavirus task force members on Sunday urged the public to continue practicing measures that help reduce the spread of COVID-19 as they warned that infection rates are likely to surge in light of Thanksgiving-related travel. According to Johns Hopkins University, more than 266,000 Americans have died from COVID-19 thus far. On Sunday, Dr. Anthony Fauci, Admiral Brett Giroir and Surgeon General Jerome Adams boosted conf...
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Coronavirus live news: Fauci warns of 'surge upon surge' in US cases after Thanksgiving

Turkey suffers seventh straight day of record deaths; Lebanon to slowly relax restrictions; New York begins reopening schools. Fauci warns of ‘surge upon surge’ in US cases after ThanksgivingLife after Covid: will our world ever be the same?A year after Wuhan alarm, China seeks to change Covid origin storySee all our coronavirus coverage 12.18am GMT Dr Fauci also said the arrival of vaccines offers a “light at the end of the tunnel”, AP reports. This coming week, the Advisory Committee on Im...
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Up to 87 million workers could lose access to paid leave next month if Congress doesn't pass another coronavirus relief package

Nick Oxford/The Washington Post/Getty Images Paid sick and family leave provisions authorized by Congress are expiring next month if another aid package isn't passed. The lapse could yank the benefit from 87 million covered workers during a perilous stretch of the pandemic, according to the National Partnership for Women and Families. Democrats are calling for the benefit to be extended into next year. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Millions of workers could lose acce...
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Fauci said authorities should 'close the bars and keep the schools open' to cut down on coronavirus infection spread

Dr. Anthony Fauci, testifies during a US Senate Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee hearing in Washington, DC, on September 23, 2020. GRAEME JENNINGS/POOL/AFP via Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, said that bars should be closed as a way to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 infections, allowing children to safely return to their classrooms. "Close the bars and keep the schools open," Fauci said to host Martha Raddatz on ABC's ...
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Coronavirus updates: England could begin vaccinating next week; Dr. Anthony Fauci warns of 'superimposed' US surge; NYC to reopen schools

U.S. could see a 'surge superimposed' upon current surge, Fauci says. Birx says young people need to wear masks, sometimes even indoors. COVID news.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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‘Going To Get Worse’: WH COVID Task Force Members Warn Of Post-Thanksgiving Surge

Several members of the White House coronavirus task force issued dire warnings on Sunday as they anticipated increasing rates of COVID-19 cases as a result of Thanksgiving travel. Earlier this month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday advised the public against traveling for Thanksgiving as the country reached the grim milestone of 250,000 fatalities from COVID-19. Despite health experts’ call to avoid travel for the holiday, air travel hit a pandemic-era record the day...
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Fauci: U.S. may see ‘surge upon surge’ of coronavirus in weeks ahead

The nation’s top infectious disease expert said Sunday that the U.S. may see “surge upon a surge” of the coronavirus over the coming weeks, and he does not expect current recommendations around social distancing to be relaxed before Christmas. “When you have the kind of inflection that we have, it doesn’t all of a sudden turn around like that,” Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, told ABC’s “This Week.” “So clearly in the next few weeks, we’r...
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Fauci warns of uptick in COVID-19 cases from travel as over 5 million people pass through US airports in the past week

Dr. Anthony Fauci. Graeme Jennings - Pool/Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's leading infectious disease expert, said on told ABC  Sunday that there "certainly is going to be an uptick" in coronavirus cases because of travel from the Thanksgiving holiday.  Over 5 million travelers passed through the US airports between Monday to Saturday this past week, according to the Transportation Security Agency's checkpoint travel numbers. Photos and videos showed some airport terminals and ...
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Fauci and public health experts are sounding the alarms about another coronavirus surge after Americans traveled for the Thanksgiving holiday

Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, in Washington DC on September 23, 2020. Alex Edelman / AFP via Getty Images Health officials are telling Americans to expect another spike in the number of coronavirus cases as people return from their Thanksgiving holiday travels. "We might see a surge superimposed upon that surge we're already in," Dr. Anthony Fauci said on NBC's "Meet the Press." Fauci joins a legion of health officials also warning of...
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Fauci says 'it's going to be months' before a coronavirus vaccine is approved for children

Dr. Anthony Fauci testifies before the US Senate about the federal coronavirus response in September 2020. Jennings/Pool/REUTERS Dr. Anthony Fauci told host Chuck Todd on NBC's "Meet the Press" that the US is "months" away from a coronavirus vaccine that's approved for children. It's normal in vaccine development for children to be studied after adults so that researchers can make sure the shots are safe, and vaccine studies so far have mainly involved adult participants.  Fauci estimated ...
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Fauci: Coronavirus surge 'superimposed' on current spike possible in coming weeks

Top infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci said on Sunday that a coronavirus surge "superimposed” on the current spike could emerge in...
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Fauci predicts the COVID-19 pandemic likely won't improve by Christmas or New Year's Day

Dr. Anthony Fauci. Graeme Jennings - Pool/Getty Images In a recent interview with USA Today, Dr. Anthony Fauci said that Americans should prepare themselves for a difficult holiday season. Fauci said that the COVID-19 pandemic will likely show little improvement by Christmas or New Year's Day. "I don't see it being any different during the Christmas and New Year's holidays than during Thanksgiving," Fauci said of the coronavirus pandemic. Coronavirus cases are expected to remain at elevate...
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Millions traveled for Thanksgiving despite CDC warnings – here's what it looked like

O'Hare. REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski The day before Thanksgiving was the biggest air travel day since the beginning of the pandemic. The CDC warned against any travel for the holiday. About a third of Americans said that the CDC recommendation didn't affect their plans, according to an Insider survey. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. This year, the CDC warned Americans that traveling for Thanksgiving could be dangerous, and advised that, "the safest way to celebrate Tha...
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