Biden to receive COVID vaccine as Trump remains on sidelines

By JILL COLVIN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden will receive his first dose of the coronavirus vaccine on live television as part...

Bidens to get first vaccine dose on Monday

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden and his wife, Jill, will be getting their first dose of the coronavirus vaccine on Monday. That’s according to Biden’s...

FDA advisory panel endorses Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine

By MATTHEW PERRONE and LAURAN NEERGAARD Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A government advisory panel endorsed a second COVID-19 vaccine Thursday, paving the way for...

14 Fort Hood soldiers fired, suspended over violence at base

By LOLITA C. BALDOR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Army leaders are firing or suspending 14 officers and enlisted soldiers at Fort Hood, Texas, and...

US agency ascertains Biden as winner, lets transition begin

By MATTHEW DALY, ZEKE MILLER and MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The General Services Administration ascertained Monday that President-elect Joe Biden is...

Daily COVID-19 deaths in US reach highest level since May

By DAVID CRARY and PAUL J. WEBER Associated Press The surging coronavirus is taking an increasingly dire toll across the U.S. just as a vaccine...

CDC begs Americans not to travel for Thanksgiving

By MIKE STOBBE and HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — With the coronavirus surging out of control, the nation’s top public health agency...

Texas inmates work in morgue as COVID-19 overwhelms El Paso

By Alana Rocha, Texas Tribune The morgue in El Paso is so overwhelmed by the number of people dying from COVID-19 that inmates from the...

Texas surpasses 20,000 virus deaths, second highest in US

By ACACIA CORONADO Report for America/ Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas surpassed 20,000 confirmed coronavirus deaths Monday, as COVID-19 continues to surge in...

Texas becomes 1st state to surpass 1 million COVID-19 cases

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas has become the first U.S. state with more than 1 million confirmed COVID-19 cases as the nation continues to...