coronavirus

AstraZeneca Admits Error In Vaccine Trial

(CNN) - AstraZeneca announced Monday that its experimental coronavirus vaccine is 70% effective on average. But a lack of clarity surrounding the data is raising some eyebrows. The drugmaker, who developed the vaccine with the university of oxford, clarified…

Trump Camp Adviser Boris Epshteyn Positive For COVID

(CNN) - Trump campaign adviser Boris Epshteyn tweeted on Wednesday that he has the coronavirus. In his tweet, Epshteyn said he is experiencing mild symptoms and following "appropriate protocols." Epshteyn has been working closely with the campaign legal team…

White House Considers Lifting European Travel Restrictions

(CNN) - A Trump administration official confirmed Wednesday that the White House is strongly considering lifting European travel restrictions. The sweeping restrictions apply to travel from the European Union and the United Kingdom; they ban entry to most foreigners…

New Model Projects Cases To Nearly Double

(CNN) - COVID-19 isn't easing its grip on the United States. A forecasting model from the Washington University in St. Louis predicts the U.S. will pass 20-million cases before the end of January. This comes as the pandemic has…

Another Round Of Toilet Paper Panic Buying

Miami, FL (WSVN) - We might be going back to the early days of the pandemic with short supply of toilet paper. With coronavirus cases surging and the threat of new lockdowns looming; paper products are flying off the…

1/3 Parents Say Holiday Meetups Worth COVID Risk

(CNN) - As American families get ready to celebrate Thanksgiving this week. A third of parents say gathering the family together for the holiday is worth the risk of getting COVID-19. That's according to a new national poll by…

CDC Warns "All People" Should Avoid Cruises

(CNN) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has raised its COVID-19 warning on cruise ships to the highest level, saying "all people" should avoid going on cruises. It's up from level three to level four, which carries…

Pope Says His Illness Helps Him Relate To Patients

(CNN) - In his new book, published on Monday, Pope Francis explains how his own experience with a life-threatening illness helps him relate to COVID-19 patients in intensive care. The Pope describes his lung illness which was diagnosed when…

AstraZeneca Vaccine Shows 70% Efficacy

(CNN) - Another coronavirus vaccine is showing promising results. AstraZeneca said on Monday its experimental vaccine is 70% effective on average. It showed 90% efficacy in one dosing regimen. That's when the vaccine was given as a half dose…