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The Latest: Boris Johnson in hospital with coronavirus  ABC NEWS · 32 minutes
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been admitted to a hospital with the coronavirus more
Tiger at NYC's Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus  ABC NEWS · 32 minutes
A tiger at the Bronx Zoo in New York City has tested positive for the new coronavirus more
The Latest: Louisiana reports 68 coronavirus-related deaths  ABC NEWS · 1 hour
Louisiana health officials reported 68 coronavirus-related deaths on Sunday, marking the state’s biggest jump in reported deaths since the outbreak began more
ACLU files 1st coronavirus curfew lawsuit in Puerto Rico  ABC NEWS · 1 hour
The ACLU says it it is seeking an injunction to block part of Puerto Rico’s strict curfew against the new coronavirus, arguing that some of its restrictions are unconstitutional more
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson hospitalized with virus  ABC NEWS · 1 hour
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been admitted to a hospital with the new coronavirus more
Esper defends firing of Navy ship captain over virus warning  ABC NEWS · 2 hours
Defense Secretary Mark Esper is defending the firing of a Navy captain who sought help for sailors on his aircraft carrier amid a growing coronavirus outbreak as a... more
Virus raises specter of gravest attacks in modern US times  ABC NEWS · 2 hours
America’s surgeon general is raising the specter of the gravest attacks against the nation in modern times to steel an anxious country for the impending sorrow he says... more
Top doctor braces US for `saddest week' coming in outbreak  ABC NEWS · 2 hours
America’s surgeon general is raising the specter of the gravest attacks against the nation in modern times to steel an anxious country for the impending sorrow he says... more
Liberal groups: Allow extended voting in Wisconsin election  ABC NEWS · 2 hours
Democrats and liberal groups in Wisconsin are urging the U.S. Supreme Court to let stand a ruling that extends absentee voting in Tuesday's spring election more
The Latest: France: 357 deaths, but signs spread is slowing  ABC NEWS · 2 hours
France reported 357 deaths in hospitals from the virus in a single day Sunday but showed signs that its spread is slowing after 20 days of national confinement more
Bioengineers combine standard microscopy, infrared light, and AI to assemble digital biopsies  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
NIBIB-funded bioengineers at the University of Illinois have combined standard microscopy, infrared light, and artificial intelligence to assemble digital biopsies that identify important molecular... more
New design will allow manufacturers to mass-produce PPE for health care workers  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
In just under two weeks, researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, with engineers, nurses and other health care professionals, have developed a design... more
Europe sees more signs of hope as Italy's virus curve falls  ABC NEWS · 3 hours
Europe is seeing further signs of hope in the coronavirus outbreak as Italy’s daily death toll was at its lowest in more than two weeks and... more
Daughter of MLK named to Georgia coronavirus outreach group  ABC NEWS · 4 hours
Georgia's governor has named one of the daughters of The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. to help lead a new outreach committee as the state copes with the coronavirus more
Lost Time: How coronavirus spread while supply orders lagged  ABC NEWS · 4 hours
The government's stockpile of critically needed medical supplies and equipment is nearly drained just as the numbers of people infected with the coronavirus and in need of critical care is... more
Clinical trial to evaluate experimental COVID-19 drug is underway at Montefiore and Einstein  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
Montefiore Health System and Albert Einstein College of Medicine has joined a clinical trial to evaluate the experimental drug remdesivir to treat... more
Correction: Mormon Conference story  ABC NEWS · 5 hours
In a story April 4, 2020, about The Church of Jesus Christs of Latter-day Saints' conference, The Associated Press erroneously reported that church membership increased in 2019 for the first time since 2012 more
Virus cancels anniversary event for deadly mine explosion  ABC NEWS · 5 hours
A planned public gathering on the 10th anniversary of the worst U.S. mining disaster in decades was shelved more
The Latest: Fauci: Coronavirus could become seasonal  ABC NEWS · 5 hours
Dr. Anthony Fauci says there a very good chance the new coronavirus will assume a seasonal nature because it is unlikely to be under control globally more
Scientists show how normal speech may produce aerosolized particles to transmit coronavirus  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
Normal speech by individuals who are asymptomatic but infected with coronavirus may produce enough aerosolized particles to transmit the infection, according to aerosol scientists... more
'I cried on the truck': Fatigued NY workers forge ahead  ABC NEWS · 5 hours
Thousands of workers have been thrust onto the front lines of the coronavirus emergency in New York City more
Palm Sunday services held without public; some on rooftops  ABC NEWS · 5 hours
Pope Francis has celebrated Palm Sunday Mass without the public, since the traditional ceremony in St. Peter's Square was scrapped because of the coronavirus pandemic more
Americans brace for 'hardest, saddest' week of their lives  ABC NEWS · 6 hours
Americans are bracing for what the nation’s top doctor warned would be “the hardest and saddest week” of their lives more
Doctors, nurses leave homes to protect families from virus  ABC NEWS · 6 hours
Countless doctors and nurses who face an increased risk of exposure to the coronavirus are moving away from their families to protect them more
New Yorkers hunker down as city braces for critical phase  ABC NEWS · 6 hours
New Yorkers are hunkering down as the city braced for a critical phase in the coronavirus crisis more
The Latest: Biden says convention could be held virtually  ABC NEWS · 7 hours
Former Vice President Joe Biden says the Democratic National Convention that has already been delayed until August may need to be held virtually more
Surgeon general warns US of `saddest week' and `9/11 moment'  ABC NEWS · 7 hours
Surgeon General Jerome Adams is offering some of the starkest warnings yet as he braces Americans for the worsening fallout from the new coronavirus more
Grocery workers are key during the virus. And they're afraid  ABC NEWS · 7 hours
Grocery workers across the globe are working the frontlines during lockdowns meant to keep the coronavirus from spreading more
The Latest: Adams braces America for deadly week ahead  ABC NEWS · 8 hours
Surgeon General Jerome Adams is bracing Americans for what he expects to be a deadly week in the coronavirus pandemic more
Researchers find direct link between MCL1 protein and cell-cycle checkpoint protein  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
Human cells respond to stresses like DNA damage, metabolic imbalance and starvation by first trying to repair the problem. more
No COVID-19 testing at home yet but quicker options coming  ABC NEWS · 8 hours
Home testing for the new coronavirus may sound like a good idea, but U.S. regulators say it’s still too risky more
U.S. 'wasted' months before preparing for virus pandemic  ABC NEWS · 9 hours
The first alarms sounded in early January that the outbreak of a novel coronavirus in China would ignite a global pandemic more
Palm Sunday: Pope celebrates without public in St. Peter's  ABC NEWS · 9 hours
Pope Francis celebrated Palm Sunday Mass without the public, since the traditional ceremony in St. Peter's Square was scrapped because of the coronavirus pandemic more
Sunny weather tempts Europe; UK queen urges self-discipline  ABC NEWS · 9 hours
As warm, sunny weather beckoned across Europe, authorities admonished people to strictly follow social distancing regulations and stay at home to help slow the spread of the new coronavirus more
The Latest: Putin still working remotely during pandemic  ABC NEWS · 9 hours
Russian President Vladimir Putin continues working remotely and will do so for at least another week amid the coronavirus pandemic more
In years before outbreak, investment in public health fell  ABC NEWS · 9 hours
In the decade before the coronavirus outbreak, state and local officials across the United States made steady and sometimes dramatic cuts to their first line of defense against pandemics and... more
Forest fire near Chernobyl boosts radiation level  ABC NEWS · 9 hours
A forest fire is burning in the evacuated area around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant and is causing elevated radiation levels more
In years before outbreak, investment in public health shrunk  ABC NEWS · 10 hours
In the decade before the coronavirus outbreak, state and local officials across the United State made steady and sometimes dramatic cuts to their first line of defense against pandemics and... more
The Latest: 300 pilots form help group in Czech Republic  ABC NEWS · 10 hours
More than 300 pilots in the Czech Republic have joined forces in a group of volunteers who use their private planes to distribute medical equipment all across the... more
The Latest: Greece puts migrant facility on lockdown  ABC NEWS · 11 hours
Greece has put a migrant facility outside Athens on lockdown for 14 days after a 53-year-old Afghan developed coronavirus symptoms Saturday afternoon more
Creating plant-based, protein-rich food that looks and feels more like meat  NEWS MEDICAL · 11 hours
A team of University of Massachusetts Amherst food scientists has been awarded a grant from the Good Food Institute to create tasty, plant-based, protein-rich food that's... more
Chile drought causing water shortage amidst virus crisis  PHYS.ORG · 11 hours
With historically low river flows and reservoirs running dry due to drought, people in central Chile have found themselves particularly vulnerable to the coronavirus pandemic. more
The Latest: Spain reports 6,023 new cases as rate slows  ABC NEWS · 11 hours
The rate of the coronavirus outbreak continues to slow in Spain more
Experts highlight the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on patients with Parkinson’s disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 11 hours
While much attention has focused on the potential for severe respiratory complications and unfavorable outcomes from the COVID-19 pandemic among patients with Parkinson's disease... more
Removing SARS-CoV-19 virus from the water cycle  NEWS MEDICAL · 11 hours
Scientists know that coronaviruses, including the SARS-CoV-19 virus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic, can remain infectious for days -- or even longer -- in sewage and drinking water. more
Wearing surgical masks in public may help limit the spread of COVID-19  NEWS MEDICAL · 11 hours
Surgical masks may help prevent infected people from making others sick with seasonal viruses, including coronaviruses, according to new research that could help settle... more
The Latest: Pope begins Holy Week events without the public  ABC NEWS · 12 hours
Pope Francis has begun the first of several Holy Week ceremonies that will be held without the public this year because of the coronavirus pandemic more
Scientists examine the molecular causes of rare hereditary disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 hours
Scientists in EMBL Barcelona’s Ebisuya group, with collaborators from RIKEN, Kyoto University, and Meijo Hospital in Nagoya, Japan, have studied oscillating patterns of gene expression, coordinated across time and space... more
Immunosuppressant shows promise in addressing COVID-19 symptoms for patients with blood cancers  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 hours
A case study of a patient in Wuhan, China, suggests that the immunosuppressant tocilizumab may be an effective COVID-19 treatment for very ill patients... more
COVID-19-related school closures may exacerbate childhood obesity  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 hours
Public health scientists predict that school closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic will exacerbate the epidemic of childhood obesity in the United States. more
Researchers uncover mechanism by which gene mutations potentially give rise to kidney disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 hours
Researchers from the Center for Precision Disease Modeling at the University of Maryland School of Medicine have uncovered a mechanism that appears... more
Giant Madeiran squill likely to have accumulated antibiotics from contaminated soil  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 hours
A previous study has shown that a type of squill growing in Madeira produces a chemical compound that may be useful as a medicinal drug. more
Rice University's open-source emergency ventilator design plans freely available  NEWS MEDICAL · 12 hours
The plans for Rice University's ApolloBVM, an open-source emergency ventilator design that could help patients in treatment for COVID-19, are now online and freely available to everyone in the world. more
The Latest: Americans take last chance to leave Nepal  ABC NEWS · 13 hours
American nationals and permanent residents have boarded a flight out of Kathmandu in what was likely their last chance to head home as Nepal prepares to extend lockdown measures to... more
France turns to speedy trains to catch up in virus response  ABC NEWS · 13 hours
France is moving hundreds of critically ill COVID-19 patients around the country on specially fitted high-speed trains, planes, even a warship more
US braces for more virus deaths; Europe hopes crisis peaking  ABC NEWS · 16 hours
The U.S. is warning of many more coronavirus deaths in the days ahead, as the global pandemic mutes traditional observances from family grave-cleaning ceremonies in China to Palm... more
Mormons unveil new official logo at crowd-less conference  ABC NEWS · 19 hours
Leaders from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sat 6 feet apart inside an empty room Saturday as the faith carried out its signature conference while adhering to social distancing... more
Mormons hold crowd-less conference because of pandemic  ABC NEWS · 20 hours
Leaders from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sat 6 feet apart inside an empty room Saturday as the faith carried out its signature conference while adhering to social distancing guidelines more
Another cruise ship with virus victims docks in Florida  ABC NEWS · 20 hours
Another cruise ship with coronavirus victims on board, including two fatalities, has docked in Florida more
New York gets Chinese ventilators; Trump wants more thanks  ABC NEWS · 21 hours
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the Chinese government is facilitating a shipment of 1,000 donated ventilators to his state more
Police arrest hospital aide in thefts of equipment, supplies  ABC NEWS · 22 hours
Prescott police say a housekeeping employee has been fired from his hospital job after being arrested on suspicion of stealing personal protective equipment and cleaning supplies in recent weeks as... more
Mormons hold crowd-less conference due to pandemic  ABC NEWS · 23 hours
Leaders from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sat 6 feet apart inside an empty room Saturday as the faith carried out its signature conference while adhering to social distancing guidelines more
New York gets ventilators in China; Trump wants more thanks  ABC NEWS · 23 hours
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the Chinese government is facilitating a shipment of 1,000 donated ventilators to his state more
Trump says 'toughest' weeks ahead as coronavirus spreads  ABC NEWS · 1 day
President Donald Trump says the United States is heading into what he's says could be the its “toughest” weeks as coronavirus cases swell nationwide more
Using sponges to wipe out cancer  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
Manzamine A, a natural product derived from certain groups of sponges, can block the growth of cervical cancer cells, report researchers. Manzamine A targets a protein that is highly expressed in many cancers, including cervical cancer,... more
China-to-New York ventilator shipment shows supply scramble  ABC NEWS · 1 day
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the Chinese government is facilitating a shipment of 1,000 donated ventilators to his state more
Indonesia covers up to protect orangutans from virus threat  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
Poaching and habitat loss have decimated Indonesia's orangutan population, but now coronavirus has emerged as another potential deadly threat to the critically endangered species. more
The Latest: Turkey passes 500 coronavirus deaths  ABC NEWS · 1 day
Turkey’s health minister reported 76 new COVID-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, raising the death toll in the country to 501 more
Trump, Dems clash on boosting mail-in voting during pandemic  ABC NEWS · 1 day
President Donald Trump and Democrats are bickering over how to provide voters with safe and secure access to a ballot, as coronavirus pandemic rages in the U.S. and threatens to... more
Vaccine candidate against SARS-CoV-2 being tested  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
South Australian researchers working with Oracle Cloud technology and vaccine technology developed by local company Vaxine Pty Ltd are testing a vaccine candidate against the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic. more
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