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Subject: COVID-19

New studies agree that animals sold at Wuhan market are most likely what started Covid-19 pandemic
Jul 26 2022 Jen Christensen. CNN.

GOP lawmakers push to uncover 'bias' in Covid probe during contentious classified intel briefing
Oct 3 2021 Zachary Cohen, Katie Bo Williams. CNN.

Inside the Wuhan lab: French engineering, deadly viruses and a big mystery
Sep 7 2021 Eva Dou, et al. Washington Post.

Biden receives inconclusive intelligence report on covid origins
Aug 24 2021 Ellen Nakashima, et al. Washington Post.

US intel report on COVID-19 origins inconclusive: WaPo
Aug 24 2021 Celine Castronuovo. The Hill.

The many strange long-term symptoms of Covid-19, explained
Dec 15 2020 Lois Parshley. VOX.

First reported US case of virus variant triggers questions
Dec 30 2020 Patti Nieberg. Associated Press.

Household spread of Covid-19 is common and quick, a new CDC study finds
Oct 30 2020 Sandee Lamotte, Virginia Langmaid. CNN.

Study finds sharp fall in immunity three months after coronavirus infection
Oct 27 2020 Helen Collis. Politico.

Doctors say this will be the worst surge yet. From treatments to testing is the US better at handling Covid-19 now?
Oct 21 2020 Holly Yan. CNN.

A Viral Theory Cited by Health Officials Draws Fire From Scientists
Oct 19 2020 Apoorva Mandavilli, Sheryl Gay Stolberg. New York Times.

What Fans of `Herd Immunity' Don't Tell You
Oct 19 2020 John M. Barry. New York Times.

2nd COVID-19 vaccine trial paused over unexplained illness
Oct 13 2020 Associated Press.

Novel coronavirus can last 28 days on glass, currency, Australian study finds
Oct 12 2020 Reuters. NBC.

CDC says airborne transmission plays a role in coronavirus spread in a long-awaited update after a website error last month
Oct 5 2020 Lena H. Sun, Ben Guarino. Washington Post.

Tiny airborne particles may pose a big coronavirus problem
Sep 26 2020 Malcolm Ritter. Associated Press.

A single-shot coronavirus vaccine from Johnson & Johnson will be tested in 60,000 people
Sep 23 2020 Carolyn Y. Johnson. Washington Post.

The US doesn't have to wait for a vaccine to get Covid-19 under control, nation's top doctor says
Sep 18 2020 Christina Maxouris. CNN.

Doctors: COVID-19 likely with us for at least another year
Sep 15 2020 APF. Associated Press.

Opinion: The COVID-19 pandemic is about to enter its most treacherous phase
Sep 11 2020 Barry Eichengreen. Marketwatch.

The pandemic is ruining our sleep. Experts say `coronasomnia' could imperil public health
Sep 3 2020 Karin Brulliard, William Wan. Washington Post.

It's time to talk about how toilets may be spreading covid-19
Sep 1 2020 Joseph G. Allen. Washington Post.

Third virus vaccine reaches major hurdle: Final U.S. testing
Sep 1 2020 Associated Press. Politico.

Does a face mask protect me, or just the people around me?
Aug 27 2020 Associated Press. Associated Press.

Covid-19 and common colds can both impair taste and smell, but study finds big difference
Aug 19 2020 Lauren Mascarenhas, Jacqueline Howard. CNN.

COVID-19 now No. 3 cause of death in US
Aug 17 2020 Justine Coleman. The Hill.

Trail of bubbles leads scientists to new coronavirus clue
Aug 19 2020 Lauran Neergaard. ABC.

First Covid-19 vaccine trial moving at a good clip, but officials still "very concerned"
Aug 18 2020 Elizabeth Cohen. CNN.

Clinical Trials of Coronavirus Drugs Are Taking Longer Than Expected
Aug 14 2020 Katie Thomas. New York Times.

FAQ: How to care for your face mask (and why you shouldn't hang it from your rear-view mirror)
Aug 13 2020 Allyson Chiu. Washington Post.

The next unprecedented vaccine hurdle: Making hundreds of millions of doses
Aug 12 2020 Zachary Brennan. Politico.

Chinese city donates 40,000 masks to Annapolis
Aug 12 2020 Associated Press. Associated Press.

Companies test antibody drugs to treat, prevent COVID-19
Aug 12 2020 Marilynn Marchionne. Associated Press.

There has been a 90% increase in Covid-19 cases in US children in the last four weeks, reports say
Aug 11 2020 Jen Christensen, et al. CNN.

Latest Research Points to Children Carrying, Transmitting Coronavirus
Aug 9 2020 Caitlin McCabe. Wall Street Journal.

Forty percent of people with coronavirus infections have no symptoms. Might they be the key to ending the pandemic?
Aug 8 2020 Ariana Eunjung Cha. Washington Post.

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective
Aug 8 2020 Alaa Elassar. CNN.

Why the Coronavirus Is More Likely to `Superspread' Than the Flu
Aug 7 2020 Katherine J. Wu. New York Times.

Black and Hispanic children are impacted more severely by coronavirus, research shows
Aug 8 2020 Lauren Mascarenhas, Jen Christensen. CNN.

Health experts worry coronavirus could cause lasting heart complications for athletes
Aug 8 2020 Adam Kilgore. Washington Post.

With Old Allies Turning Against Her, Birx Presses On Against the Coronavirus
Aug 6 2020 Sheryl Gay Stolberg. New York Times.

The mystery of Dr. Birx
Aug 6 2020 Kent Sepkowitz. CNN.

Fauci says virus may never be eradicated, contradicting Trump
Aug 6 2020 Morgan Gstalter. The Hill.

Study finds 55% of COVID-19 survivors suffer mental disorders
Aug 5 2020 Karen Grahm. Digitial Journal.

Voters much more likely to trust family, Fauci than Trump on vaccine
Aug 5 2020 David Lim. Politico.

Coronavirus world map: which countries have the most Covid-19 cases and deaths?
Aug 5 2020 Pablo Guti‚rrez, Se n Clarke. The Guardian.

A coronavirus vaccine won't change the world right away
Aug 2 2020 Carolyn Y. Johnson. Washington Post.

Scared That Covid-19 Immunity Won't Last? Don't Be
Jul 31 2020 Akiko Iwasaki, Ruslan Medzhitov. New York Times.

Yes, the Coronavirus Is in the Air
Jul 30 2020 Linsey C. Marr. New York Times.

Virus vaccine put to final test in thousands of volunteers
Jul 27 2020 Lauran Neergaard, Michael Hill. Associated Press.

AP-NORC poll: 3 in 4 Americans back requiring wearing masks
Jul 23 2020 Michael R. Blood, Emily Swanson. Associated Press.

I can't shake Covid-19: Warnings from young survivors still suffering
Jul 17 2020 Ryan Prior. CNN.

Why do we have different blood types - and do they make us more vulnerable to Covid-19?
Jul 16 2020 Katie Hunt. CNN.

Global surge in coronavirus cases is being fed by the developing world - and the U.S.
Jul 14 2020 Griff Witte, et al. Washington Post.

Virus immunity in recovered patients may be gone in months, researchers say
Jul 13 2020 Rebecca Klarr. The Hill.

8 Questions From a Disease Detective on the Pandemic's Origins
Jul 8 2020 William J. Broad. New York Times.

WHO confirms there's 'emerging evidence' of airborne transmission of coronavirus
Jul 8 2020 Shelby Lin Erdman. CNN.

'Silent spreaders' may be responsible for half of Covid-19 cases, study finds
Jul 7 2020 Sandee LaMotte, Lauren Mascarenhas. CNN.

This coronavirus mutation has taken over the world. Scientists are trying to understand why
Jun 29 2020 Sarah Kaplan, Joel Achenbach. Washington Post.

As coronavirus spikes in US, China locks down 400,000 people ... over 18 cases
Jun 29 2020 Isaac Yee, James Grifiths. CNN.

Asymptomatic COVID-19 findings dim hopes for 'herd immunity' and 'immunity passports'
Jun 28 2020 Emily Chung. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

Millions of people may have had coronavirus in the past without knowing it, CDC says
Jun 26 2020 Faith Karimi. CNN.

Several US states are reporting thousands of new coronavirus cases each day
Jun 24 2020 Christina Maxouris. CNN.

W.H.O. Warns of `Dangerous Phase' of Pandemic as Outbreaks Widen
Jun 20 2020 Julie Bosman. New York Times.

Patients with underlying conditions were 12 times more likely to die from covid-19 than otherwise healthy people, CDC finds
Jun 15 2020 Lena H. Sun. Washington Post.

Coronavirus cases spike across Sun Belt as economy lurches into motion
Jun 14 2020 Julie Bosman. MSN News.

Fauci says the WHO's comment on asymptomatic spread is wrong. Here's the difference between asymptomatic and pre-symptomatic spread
Jun 10 2020 Holly Yan. CNN.

Coronavirus hospitalizations rise sharply in several states following Memorial Day
Jun 9 2020 Samantha Pell, et al. Washington Post.

Six Months of Coronavirus: Here's Some of What We've Learned
Jun 3 2020 NYT. New York Times.

14 states and Puerto Rico hit highest seven-day average of new coronavirus infections
Jun 8 2020 Kim Bellware, Jacqueline Dupree. Washington Post.

Americans were told to 'stay at home.' Now some experts say anti-racism protests are okay
Jun 8 2020 Paige Winfield Cunningham. Washington Post.

Shutdowns prevented 60 million coronavirus infections in the U.S., study finds
Jun 8 2020 Joel Achenbach, Laura Meckler. Washington Post.

Amid reopenings and street protests, coronavirus transmission remains high in much of the U.S.
Jun 5 2020 Joel Achenbach, Chelsea Janes. Washington Post.

Over 1,000 coronavirus deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Officials fear protests will drive up numbers
Jun 5 2020 Faith Karimi. CNN.

Sweden's COVID Death Rate Now Ten Times Higher than Norway's
May 30 2020 John McCormack. National Review.

How cities along the US coast are preparing for a hurricane season like no other
May 31 2020 Rosa Flores. CNN.

Researchers warn covid-19 could cause debilitating long-term illness in some patients
May 30 2020 Brian Vastag, Beth Mazur. Washington Post.

Coronavirus may never go away, even with a vaccine
May 27 2020 William Wan, Carolyn Y. Johnson. Washington Post.

Researchers ponder why covid appears more deadly in the U.S. and Europe than in Asia
May 28 2020 Simon Denyer, Joel Achenbach. Washington Post.

What we mean by a 'second peak' of coronavirus
May 28 2020 Scottie Andrew. CNN.

Health officials nervously eye emerging hotspots
May 27 2020 Reid Wilson. The Hill.

Stanford coronavirus research: Did politically-motivated scientists hype their study?
May 24 2020 Lisa M. Krieger. Los Angeles Daily News.

Thousands disregarded health guidance over the weekend despite rising coronavirus cases in more than a dozen states
May 26 2020 Christina Maxouris. CNN.

A hairstylist worked while symptomatic and exposed 91 people to coronavirus
May 23 2020 Faith Karimi. CNN.

Virus `does not spread easily' from contaminated surfaces or animals, revised CDC website states
May 21 2020 Ben Guarino, Joel Achenbach. Washington Post.

More evidence emerges on why covid-19 is so much worse than the flu
May 22 2020 Lenny Bernstein. Washington Post.

CDC estimates that 35% of coronavirus patients don't have symptoms
May 22 2020 Arman Azad. CNN.

Where Chronic Health Conditions and Coronavirus Could Collide
May 18 2020 Nadja Popovich, et al. New York Times.

Trump faces criticism over lack of national plan on coronavirus
May 16 2020 Nathaniel Weixel, Brett Samuels. The Hill.

'Weird as hell': the Covid-19 patients who have symptoms for months
May 15 2020 Luke Harding. The Guardian.

Places without social distancing have 35 times more potential coronavirus spread, study finds
May 15 2020 Timothy Bella. Washington Post.

Experiment shows human speech generates droplets that linger in the air for more than 8 minutes
May 13 2020 Joel Achenback. Washington Post.

How Coronavirus Could Make People Move
May 13 2020 Parag Khanna, Kailash K. Prasad. Politico.

At Senate Hearing, Government Experts Paint Bleak Picture of the Pandemic
May 12 2020 Sheryl Gay Stolberg. New York Times.

Life will never be the same after the pandemic passes, says public health journalist
May 8 2020 Madeline Holcombe. CNN.

Kizzmekia Corbett spent her life preparing for this moment. Can she create the vaccine to end a pandemic?
May 6 2020 Darryl Fears. Washington Post.

Don't Be Fooled by America's Flattening Curve
May 6 2020 Nathaniel Lash. New York Times.

Coronavirus in the U.S.: An Unrelenting Crush of Cases and Deaths
May 5 2020 Julie Bosman, et al. New York Times.

What happens if a coronavirus vaccine is never developed? It has happened before
May 3 2020 Rob Picheta. CNN.

State openings bring risks and huge stakes for America -- and Trump
May 1 2020 Stephen Collinson. CNN.

Fauci warns states rushing to reopen: `You're making a really significant risk'
May 1 2020 Allyson Chiu. Washington Post.

Expert report predicts up to two more years of pandemic misery
May 1 2020 Maggie Fox. CNN.

In quest for vaccine, US makes 'big bet' on company with unproven technology
May 1 2020 Robert Kuznia. CNN.

Senators demand answers from Pompeo on Wuhan lab cables
Apr 28 2020 Josh Rogin. Washington Post.

Trump faces the risk of a coronavirus cliff
Apr 28 2020 Ben White. Politico.

Americans support state restrictions on businesses and halt to immigration during virus outbreak, Post-U. Md. poll finds
Apr 28 2020 Dan Balz, Scott Clement. Washington Post.

Trump Vows More Coronavirus Testing, but Less Than What May Be Needed
Apr 27 2020 Sheryl Gay Stolberg. New York Times.

Coronavirus spreads to Trump country
Apr 24 2020 Reid Wilson. The Hill.

Georgia is reopening hair salons, gyms and bowling alleys despite a rise in coronavirus deaths statewide
Apr 24 2020 Faith Karimi. CNN.

Black leaders say reopening Georgia is an attack on people of color
Apr 24 2020 John Blake. CNN.

Hidden Outbreaks Spread Through U.S. Cities Far Earlier Than Americans Knew, Estimates Say
Apr 23 2020 Benedict Carey, James Glanz. New York Times.

Trump downplays risk of coronavirus rebound
Apr 22 2020 Brianna Ehley. Politico.

States rushing to reopen are likely making a deadly error, coronavirus models and experts warn
Apr 22 2020 William Wan, et al. Washington Post.

US coronavirus deaths hits record one-day total of 4,591
Apr 17 2020 Marina Pitofsky. The Hill.

Over 43,000 US millionaires will get `stimulus' averaging $1.6 million each
Apr 16 2020 Lee Brown. New York Post.

Coronavirus stimulus law has a tax change just for millionaires, report says
Apr 15 2020 Charles Duncan. McClatchyDC.

U.S. coronavirus deaths increase by record amount for second straight day
Apr 15 2020 Reuters. Reuters.

Reopening U.S. economy by May 1 may be unrealistic, say experts, including some within Trump administration
Apr 13 2020 Felicia Sonmez, et al. Washington Post.

Trump Has Given Unusual Leeway to Fauci, but Aides Say He's Losing His Patience
Mar 23 2020 Maggie Haberman. New York Times.

Why Ron DeSantis' popularity has taken a hit since the pandemic started
Apr 11 2020 Steve Contorno, Lawrence Mower. Tampa Bay Times.

How the government delayed coronavirus testing
Apr 9 2020 Bob Ortega, et al. CNN.

Recovery law allows Fed to rope off public as it spends billions
Apr 9 2020 Maggie Severns, Victoria Guida. Politico.

Intelligence report warned of coronavirus crisis as early as November: Sources
Apr 8 2020 Josh Margolin, James Gordon Meek. ABC News.

Trump adviser warned of coronavirus threat in January
Apr 7 2020 Rebecca Klar. The Hill.

New York Times: White House trade adviser warned of coronavirus pandemic in January
Apr 7 2020 Chandelis Duster. CNN.

A pandemic is no time to go federal
Apr 6 2020 Lincoln Mitchell. CNN.

U.S. `wasted' months before preparing for virus pandemic
Apr 5 2020 Michael Biesecker. Associated Press.

As Trump administration debated travel restrictions, thousands streamed in from China
Apr 5 2020 Katherine Eban. Reuters.

Trump says some states aren't in jeopardy from the virus, denies saying it would go away by April
Apr 4 2020 Daniel Dale, et al. CNN.

Fact-checking Trump's attempt to erase his previous coronavirus response
Apr 1 2020 Daniel Dale. CNN.

Jerry Falwell Jr.'s coronavirus response shows his staggering level of ignorance
Mar 30 2020 Michael Gerson. Washington Post.

Trump's mixed messages confuse coronavirus response
Mar 30 2020 Noah Bierman, Chris Megerian. LA Times via Yahoo News.

History's verdict on Trump will be devastating
Mar 30 2020 Michael D'Antonio. CNN.

Trump again touts unproven drugs for coronavirus, and other misleading statements from Monday's briefing
Mar 30 2020 Daniel Dale, Marshall Cohen. CNN.

Trump vaunts his TV ratings amid virus pandemic
Mar 29 2020 APF. APF via Yahoo News.

11 to 100,000: What went wrong with coronavirus testing in the U.S.
Mar 30 2020 Meg Kelly, et al. Washington Post.

Why America has the world's most confirmed Covid-19 cases
Mar 27 2020 Jeffrey Sachs. CNN.

The stimulus bill includes a tax break for the 1%
Mar 28 2020 Ed McCaffery. CNN.

The plague of Donald Trump
Mar 25 2020 Sarah Kendzior. The Globe and Mail.

`I don't believe you need 40,000 or 30,000 ventilators': Trump questions New York's plea for critical equipment
Mar 27 2020 Allyson Chiu, Timothy Bella. Washington Post.

Trump is giving people false hope of coronavirus cures. It's all snake oil
Mar 25 2020 Jeremy Synder. Washington Post.

Coronavirus briefings are the new campaign rallies for Trump
Mar 25 2020 Jill Colvin. Associated Press.

Trump's coronavirus briefings face criticism
Mar 24 2020 Niall Stanage. The Hill.

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan defies Trump with aggressive coronavirus response
Mar 24 2020 Gregory Krieg. CNN.

Trump says he may soon push businesses to reopen, defying the advice of coronavirus experts
Mar 23 2020 Philip Rucker. Washington Post.

Trump says he intends to reopen country in weeks, not months
Mar 23 2020 Jill Colvin. Associated Press.

Trump signals growing weariness with `social distancing' and other steps advocated by health officials
Mar 23 2020 John Wagner. Washington Post.

Fauci gets frank about Trump: `I can't jump in front of the microphone and push him down'
Mar 23 2020 Allyson Chiu. Washington Post.

Short-term thinking plagues Trump's coronavirus response
Mar 21 2020 Dan Diamond. Politico.

U.S. intelligence reports from January and February warned about a likely pandemic
Mar 20 2020 Shane Harris, et al. Washington Post.

America Needed Coronavirus Tests. The Government Failed
Mar 19 2020 Christopher Weaver, et al. Wall Street Journal.

Trump's fans were shrugging off COVID-19. Now it's a war, and he's their leader
Mar 18 2020 Alexander Panetta. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

Trump's late conversion to reality leaves out his supporters
Mar 17 2020 Dana Milbank. Washington Post.

WHO and CDC never discussed providing international test kits to the US, global health agency says
Mar 18 2020 Arman Azad. CNN.

Trump, finally, takes the coronavirus emergency seriously
Mar 17 2020 Stephen Collinson. CNN.

Trump's rage at the media takes a dangerous new turn
Mar 16 2020 Greg Sargent. Washington Post.

Trump claims coronavirus is under control -- contradicting reality and his own top expert
Mar 16 2020 Steven Collinson. CNN.

Google's description of its coronavirus site stops short of what President Trump described
Mar 16 2020 Brian Fung. CNN.

Landing at Dulles Airport, I encountered a case study in how to spread a pandemic
Mar 15 2020 Cheryl Benard. Washington Post.

I ran the White House pandemic office. Trump closed it
Mar 13 2020 Beth Cameron. Washington Post.

Trump condemns CDC for lack of coronavirus testing, blames Obama
Mar 13 2020 Rebecca Shabad.

Trump says he doesn't 'take responsibility at all' for lack of coronavirus Testing
Mar 13 2020 TheWeek.

Sick People Across the U.S. Say They Are Being Denied the Coronavirus Test
Mar 13 2020 US News. DNYUZ.

Trump administration's efforts outmatched by the virus
Mar 13 2020 Stephen Collinson. CNN.

Trump speech sets off new alarms among public health experts
Mar 12 2020 Adam Cancryn. Politico.

Congress livid over lags in coronavirus testing
Mar 12 2020 Andrew Desiderio, Marianne Levine. Politico.

Pelosi ignores Trump taunts as she steers through another crisis
Mar 12 2020 Heather Caygle, John Bresnahan. Politico.

Coronavirus forecasts are grim: `It's going to get worse'
Mar 11 2020 Joel Achenbach. Washington Post.

Trump fears emergency declaration would contradict coronavirus message
Mar 11 2020 Anita Kumar. Politico.

President Trump Needs to Step Up on the Coronavirus
Mar 10 2020 Editors. National Review.

U.S. markets crater as coronavirus, oil prices trigger brief halt in trading
Mar 9 2020 Thomas Heath, et al. Washington Post.

U.S. markets crater with stocks down more than 5 percent as coronavirus spreads
Mar 9 2020 Thomas Heath. Washington Post.

Fissures widen between White House and health agencies over coronavirus
Mar 9 2020 Kevin Liptak. CNN.

Inside Trump Administration, Debate Raged Over What to Tell Public
Mar 8 2020 Michael D. Shear, et al. Washington Post.

US surgeon general says he thinks coronavirus is contained in certain areas of the country
Mar 8 2020 Kevin Bohn, et al. CNN.

The Strongest Evidence Yet That America Is Botching Coronavirus Testing
Mar 6 2020 Robinson Meyer, Alexis C. Madrigal. The Atlantic.

'We're just lost': Why the U.S. still lags on COVID-19 testing
Mar 7 2020 Steven D'Sousa. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

Doctor warns of coronavirus 'hucksters' after televangelist Jim Bakker pitches fake cure
Mar 6 2020 As It Happens. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

Wall Street braces for more losses, global stocks slide as coronavirus drives week's frenzy
Mar 6 2020 Thomas Heath. Washington Post.

Coronavirus testing crunch exposes White House to fierce backlash
Mar 6 2020 Stephen Collinson. CNN.

Trump's latest coronavirus lies have a galling subtext
Mar 5 2020 Greg Sargent. Washington Post.

Trump attempts to blame Obama for coronavirus test kit shortage
Mar 5 2020 Guardian Staff. The Guardian.

Pence says every American can get a coronavirus test
Mar 3 2020 Seung Min Kim, et al. Washington Post.

Coronavirus may have spread undetected in US for weeks: report
Mar 1 2020 Justine Coleman. The Hill.

Is coronavirus a hoax?
Mar 2 2020 James D. Zirrin. The Hill.

CDC hasn't revealed information to doctors that would help coronavirus patients
Mar 1 2020 Elizabeth Cohen. CNN.

Trump is ignoring the lessons of 1918 flu pandemic that killed millions, historian says
Feb 29 2020 Gillian Brockell. Washington Post.

Key Missteps at the CDC Have Set Back Its Ability to Detect the Potential Spread of Coronavirus
Feb 28 2020 Caroline Chen, et al.

Trump says US is 'way ahead' on coronavirus response due to his actions
Feb 28 2020 Marty Johnson. The Hill.

Stocks open with steep losses after market slides into coronavirus correctn
Feb 28 2020 Sylvain Lane. The Hill.

Trump says he can bring in coronavirus experts quickly. The experts say it is not that simple
Feb 27 2020 Beth Reinhard, et al. Washington Post.

U.S. workers without protective gear assisted coronavirus evacuees, HHS whistleblower says
Feb 27 2020 Lena H. Sun, Yasmeen Abutaleb. Washington Post.

Trump says coronavirus will 'disappear' eventually
Feb 27 2020 Maegan Vazquez, Caroline Kelly. CNN.