More than 144,300 Western New Yorkers have contracted Covid-19 since March 2020 and 2,622 have died of it.
If you must travel for business during the pandemic, there are several ways to keep yourself safe. Here are six tips to reduce your risk when traveling.
Opening a major new phase in the U.S vaccination drive against COVID-19, CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky signed off on a series of recommen…
The State Department of Health's announcement came one day after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended Pfizer's booster dose.
On September 24, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended boosters for a broader group of people who received the Pfiz…
The advisory panel for the CDC endorsed the Pfizer COVID-19 booster shot for Americans over the age of 65, nursing home residents, and 50- to …
Government advisers on Thursday recommended booster doses of Pfizer's vaccine for millions of Americans.
Congress is back in session with a short time to finish a long to-do list, including keeping the government operating and paying its bills. Hanging in the balance is President Joe Biden’s entire domestic agenda, including major changes proposed for Medicare, Medicaid and the Affordable Care Act. Meanwhile, the new Texas abortion law that bans the procedure early in pregnancy is prompting action in Washington. Joanne Kenen of Politico, Mary Ellen McIntire of CQ Roll Call and Sarah Karlin-Smith of the Pink Sheet join KHN’s Julie Rovner to discuss these issues and more. Also, Rovner interviews former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb about his new book on the covid-19 pandemic.
Medical experts warn the approaching flu season could be severe, renewing fears of a potential "twindemic" with COVID-19. Here's what you should know.
Porter County is requiring all visitors and employees in county government buildings to wear a face mask for at least the next two weeks to minimize the potential spread of COVID-19.
The Indiana House is poised Thursday to approve new legislative district boundaries that will shape, in many ways, the state's election results and public policies for the next 10 years.
A truck's ad for a "funeral home" had the message "Don't get vaccinated." But a website on the ad goes to a site saying "Get vaccinated now. If not, see you soon."
The executive order establishes a temporary leave policy for full-time Hammond employees who have received a complete COVID-19 vaccination and subsequently test positive for the respiratory disease.
COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. have climbed to an average of more than 1,900 a day for the first time since early March, with experts saying the virus is preying largely on a distinct group: 71 million unvaccinated Americans.
World leaders are back at the United Nations for the first time in two years on Tuesday with a formidable agenda of escalating crises to tackl…
President Joe Biden used his first address before the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday to summon allies to move more quickly to address the fe…
In total, there have been 26,726 student cases in Indiana since July. There have been 1,356 teacher positive cases and 1,986 among staff.