COVID-19

Thousands of Chicago students remained out of school for a second straight day Thursday after leaders of the nation’s third-largest school district failed to resolve a deepening clash with the influential teachers union over COVID-19 safety protocols.

Singer Omarion has been at the center of online jokes and memes amid the rise of the latest variant of COVID-19, Omicron.

Dr. Ben Carson appeared on 'Hannity' on Fox News last week where he touted the effectiveness of hydroxychloroquine and ivermectin as treatments against COVID-19. 

New York City will ring in 2022 in Times Square as planned despite record numbers of COVID-19 infections in the city and around the nation, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday.

The number of daily COVID-19 cases in St. Louis has tripled since the start of December, a trend the city’s health director calls “alarming.”

Since being hailed as the first person in the United States to get a COVID-19 vaccine, New York nurse Sandra Lindsay has become a prominent face in the country’s biggest-ever vaccination campaign.

60-year-old former Chicago Bulls forward Dennis Rodman was causing problems with JetBlue employees who approached him about adhering to the mask mandate.

For anyone trying to see Oprah Winfrey during the holidays, let it be known that there’s a certain “policy” you’ve got to follow to get into her Santa Barbara County, California-based Montecito estate.

Congress, like the rest of the country, is dealing with an increase in COVID.  On Sunday, Sen. Cory Booker (D-New Jersey) became the second member of the Senate this weekend to announce a positive test.

Pfizer said Wednesday that a booster of its COVID-19 vaccine may offer important protection against the new Omicron variant even though the initial two doses appear significantly less effective.

A dentist in Italy faces possible criminal charges after trying to receive a coronavirus vaccine in a fake arm made of silicone.

A Norwegian Cruise Line ship with at least 10 passengers and crew members infected with COVID-19 docked Sunday in New Orleans, where health officials said they were trying to disembark people without worsening the spread of the coronavirus illness.