Fauci starting to see ‘insidious’ rise in rate of positive cases

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases, arrives to testify before the House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis hearing in Washington, D.C., July 31, 2020. Kevin Dietsch | Pool | Reuters White House health advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci said Monday that U.S. officials are beginning to see early […]

Coronavirus cases ease in Sun Belt states as nationwide deaths climb

Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) arrive with a patient while a funeral car begins to depart at North Shore Medical Center where the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) patients are treated, in Miami, Florida, July 14, 2020. Maria Alejandra Cardona | Reuters Coronavirus...

Restaurant transactions plateau as coronavirus cases surge

As coronavirus cases surge in the United States and many states reshutter indoor dining, restaurant transactions have plateaued.  The NPD Group tracks transactions at 75 restaurant chains that represent more than half of total U.S. commercial restaurant traffic....

Advocates push for farmworker protections as coronavirus cases surge

At farms across the country, workers are contracting Covid-19, sparking concerns about how to protect the low-wage laborers.  Millions of Americans are working from home after their governors told them to shelter in place, but farmworkers, grocery store employees and...