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A Boy Went to a COVID-Swamped ER. He Waited for Hours. Then His Appendix Burst.

4 days ago

Thousands of Patients Were Implanted With Heart Pumps That the FDA Knew Could Be Dangerous

1 month ago

We Are Releasing the Full Video of Richard Sackler's Testimony About Purdue Pharma and the Opioid Crisis

1 month ago

He Bought Health Insurance for Emergencies. Then He Fell Into a $33,601 Trap.

4 months ago

A Crisis of Undiagnosed Cancers Is Emerging in the Pandemic's Second Year

4 months ago

A Tiny Number of People Will Be Hospitalized Despite Being Vaccinated. We Have to Learn Why.

5 months ago

The Broken Front Line

1 month ago

I Received Tips to Look Into How a Hospital Treated Premature Babies. Getting Data Was Nearly Impossible.

5 months ago

Cómo investigamos las tasas de mortalidad de los bebés extremadamente prematuros en los hospitales de maternidad más grandes de este estado

5 months ago

Los dos hospitales tienen tasas de mortalidad infantil similares, hasta que se observa a los bebés extremadamente prematuros

5 months ago

No One in This State Is Officially Tracking the Quality of Care in Neonatal Centers

5 months ago

How We Investigated Death Rates for Extremely Preterm Babies in This State's Largest Maternity Hospitals

5 months ago

The Two Hospitals Have Similar Infant Death Rates — Until You Look at Extremely Premature Babies

5 months ago

Texans Recovering From COVID-19 Needed Oxygen. Then the Power Went Out.

6 months ago

Mueren en la lista de espera

6 months ago

Why We Can't Make Vaccine Doses Any Faster

1 month ago

Dying on the Waitlist

7 months ago

Cuomo Still Underreporting the Total Count of COVID Nursing Home Deaths

7 months ago

Fauci: Vaccines for Kids as Young as First Graders Could Be Authorized by September

7 months ago

Why Opening Restaurants Is Exactly What the Coronavirus Wants Us to Do

1 month ago

Rich Investors Stripped Millions From a Hospital Chain and Want to Leave It Behind. A Tiny State Stands in Their Way.

7 months ago

Contractor Who Was Awarded $34.5 Million in Government Money and Provided Zero Masks Pleads Guilty to Fraud

7 months ago

How the CARES Act Forgot America's Most Vulnerable Hospitals

7 months ago

"We've Let the Worst Happen": Reflecting on 400,000 Dead

7 months ago

How Many Vaccine Shots Go to Waste? Several States Aren't Counting.

7 months ago

A Woman With Developmental Disabilities Was Abused in Arizona. The State Promised Changes. It Has Not Made Them Yet.

7 months ago

CDC Shut Down a Lab Involved in Making Faulty Coronavirus Tests

8 months ago

The Nursing Home Didn't Send Her to the Hospital, and She Died

8 months ago

Lavish Bonus? Luxury Trip? Health Benefits Brokers Will Have to Disclose What They Receive From the Insurance Industry

8 months ago

"Those of Us Who Don't Die Are Going to Quit": A Crush of Patients, Dwindling Supplies and the Nurse Who Lost Hope

8 months ago

After a Violent Crime, Arizona Promised Reforms for People With Developmental Disabilities. It Has Yet to Deliver.

8 months ago

Memorial Sloan Kettering Gave Top Doctor $1.5 Million After He Was Forced to Resign Over Conflicts of Interest

8 months ago

How COVID-19 Hollowed Out a Generation of Young Black Men

8 months ago

Rio Grande Hospital Workers Turned Down the Vaccine. A Senator and a Sheriff's Deputy Lined Up Instead.

8 months ago

Restrictions on the South Texas Border Were Meant to Protect People From COVID-19. Then the Handcuffs Came Out.

9 months ago

Only Seven of Stanford's First 5,000 Vaccines Were Designated for Medical Residents

9 months ago

Vaccinating Black Americans Is Essential. Key States Aren't Doing the Work to Combat Hesitancy

9 months ago

The Family Court Judge Who Threatened a Mother With Contempt of Court for Getting Her Child a COVID-19 Test

9 months ago

For Years, JaMarcus Crews Tried to Get a New Kidney, but Corporate Healthcare Stood in the Way

9 months ago

Nonprofit Hospital Almost Never Gave Discounts to Poor Patients During Collections, Documents Show

9 months ago

"We Don't Even Know Who Is Dead or Alive": Trapped Inside an Assisted Living Facility During the Pandemic

9 months ago

Rapid Testing Is Less Accurate Than the Government Wants to Admit

10 months ago

The Enraging Deja Vu of a Third Coronavirus Wave

10 months ago

Most States Aren't Ready to Distribute the Leading COVID-19 Vaccine

10 months ago

Leader of Newark Beth Israel's Troubled Heart Transplant Program Departs

10 months ago

The Questionable Line Items of Illinois' COVID-19 Spending

10 months ago

Not Mentioned in Cuomo's Coronavirus Book: How Many Nursing Home Residents Died in New York

10 months ago

"Trumpcare" Does Not Exist. Nevertheless Facebook and Google Cash In on Misleading Ads for "Garbage" Health Insurance.

10 months ago

New Bill Aims to End Racial Disparities in Amputations

11 months ago

Who Decides When Vaccine Studies Are Done? Internal Documents Show Fauci Plays a Key Role.

11 months ago

Inside the Fall of the CDC

2 months ago

A Hospital Chain Said Our Article Was Inaccurate. It's Not.

11 months ago

What's It Like to Be a Contact Tracer? We Spoke With 3 to Find Out.

11 months ago

How to Tell a Political Stunt From a Real Vaccine

11 months ago

The COVID-19 Charmer: How a Self-Described Felon Convinced Elected Officials to Try to Help Him Profit From the Pandemic

11 months ago

He Wanted to Fix Rural America's Broken Nursing Homes. Now, Taxpayers May Be on the Hook for $76 Million.

11 months ago

Correos electrónicos muestran que la industria empacadora de carnes redactó el borrador de una orden ejecutiva para que las plantas permanecieran abiertas

11 months ago

Foreign Masks, Fear and a Fake Certification: Staff at CSL Plasma Say Conditions at Donation Centers Aren't Safe

11 months ago

Help Us Report on COVID-19 Vaccines

9 months ago

Emails Show the Meatpacking Industry Drafted an Executive Order to Keep Plants Open

1 year ago

The Hospital System Sent Patients With Coronavirus Home to Die. Louisiana Legislators Are Demanding an Investigation.

1 year ago

New Research Shows Disproportionate Rate of Coronavirus Deaths in Polluted Areas

1 year ago

La empresa prestamista que demandó a miles de latinos de bajos ingresos durante la pandemia

1 year ago

Cómo determinamos cuántas demandas de cobranza de adeudos presentó Oportun Inc. durante la pandemia

1 year ago

A Doctor Went to His Own Employer for a COVID-19 Antibody Test. It Cost $10,984.

1 year ago

America Doesn't Have a Coherent Strategy for Asymptomatic Testing. It Needs One.

1 year ago

The Loan Company That Sued Thousands of Low-Income Latinos During the Pandemic

1 year ago

How We Found Out How Many Debt Collection Lawsuits Oportun Inc. Filed During the Pandemic

1 year ago

Black Diabetics Lose Limbs at Triple the Rate of Others. Here's How Health Care Leaders Are Starting to Act.

8 months ago

Federal Investigation Finds Hospital Violated Patients' Rights by Profiling, Separating Native Mothers and Newborns

1 year ago

Near Misses at UNC Chapel Hill's High-Security Lab Illustrate Risk of Accidents With Coronaviruses

1 year ago

Here Are Six Accidents UNC Researchers Had With Lab-Created Coronaviruses

1 year ago

CareOne Nursing Homes Said They Could Safely Take More COVID-19 Patients. But Death Rates Soared.

1 year ago

How We Analyzed Data on Nursing Home Outbreaks

1 year ago

Local Officials Say a Nursing Home Dumped Residents to Die at Hospitals

1 year ago

The White House Paid Up to $500 Million Too Much for These Ventilators, Congressional Investigators Say

1 year ago

Cannabis, Lies and Foreign Cash: A Mother and Daughter's Journey Through the Underground Mask Trade

1 year ago

Nobody Accurately Tracks Health Care Workers Lost to COVID-19. So She Stays Up At Night Cataloging the Dead.

1 year ago

How a $175 COVID-19 Test Led to $2,479 in Charges

1 year ago

How Many People in the U.S. Are Hospitalized With COVID-19? Who Knows?

1 year ago

El COVID-19 golpea Texas y los hispanos son quienes más mueren

1 year ago

"It Cost Me Everything": In Texas, COVID-19 Takes a Devastating Toll on Hispanic Residents

1 year ago

They Warned OSHA They Were in "Imminent Danger" at the Meat Plant. Now They're Suing the Agency.

1 year ago

How to Understand COVID-19 Numbers

1 year ago

Hospitals Are Suddenly Short of Young Doctors — Because of Trump's Visa Ban

1 year ago

Out of View: After Public Outcry, CDC Adds Hospital Data Back to Its Website — for Now

1 year ago

The Cuomo Administration Hasn't Said Which Nursing Homes Were Infected With COVID-19 After Its Order Sent Positive Patients Into Them

1 year ago

Opioid Overdoses Keep Surging in Chicago, Killing Black People on the West Side

1 year ago

You Can Make Millions Selling Masks to the Government in Three Easy Steps

1 year ago

"All the Hospitals Are Full": In Houston, Overwhelmed ICUs Leave COVID-19 Patients Waiting in ERs

1 year ago

Andrew Cuomo's Report on Controversial Nursing Home Policy for COVID Patients Prompts More Controversy

1 year ago

One Federal Agency Was Suing Him for Fraud. Another Paid His Company Millions for Masks.

1 year ago

A Spike in People Dying at Home Suggests Coronavirus Deaths in Houston May Be Higher Than Reported

1 year ago

Internal Messages Reveal Crisis at Houston Hospitals as Coronavirus Cases Surge

1 year ago

An Employee at a Private Sports Club Owned by This Billionaire Governor Tested Positive for Coronavirus

1 year ago

FEMA Ordered $10.2 Million in COVID-19 Testing Kits It's Now Warning States Not to Use

1 year ago

A Company Run by a White House "Volunteer" With No Experience in Medical Supplies Got $2.4 Million From the Feds for Medical Supplies

1 year ago

No, President Trump, Testing Is Not Causing Case Counts to Rise. The Virus Is Just Spreading Faster.

1 year ago

The Indian Health Service Wants to Return 1 Million KN95 Masks It Bought From a Former White House Official

1 year ago

He Removed Labels That Said "Medical Use Prohibited," Then Tried to Sell Thousands of Masks to Officials Who Distribute to Hospitals

1 year ago

A Hospital Was Accused of Racially Profiling Native American Women. Staff Said Administrators Impeded an Investigation.

1 year ago

Inside the Trump Administration's Decision to Leave the World Health Organization

1 year ago

"Alguien tiene que ayudarme"

1 year ago

The Prison Was Built to Hold 1,500 Inmates. It Had Over 2,000 Coronavirus Cases.

1 year ago

The Trump Administration Paid Millions for Test Tubes — and Got Unusable Mini Soda Bottles

1 year ago

"Fast-Tracking" a Coronavirus Vaccine Sounds Great. It's Not That Simple.

1 year ago

How — and When — Can the Coronavirus Vaccine Become a Reality?

1 year ago

"Fire Through Dry Grass": Andrew Cuomo Saw COVID-19's Threat to Nursing Homes. Then He Risked Adding to It.

1 year ago

"Somebody's Gotta Help Me"

1 year ago

How America's Hospitals Survived the First Wave of the Coronavirus

1 year ago

State Investigating Hospital With Coronavirus Policy That Profiled Pregnant Native American Mothers and Separated Them From Newborns

1 year ago

A Hospital's Secret Coronavirus Policy Separated Native American Mothers From Their Newborns

1 year ago

Emails Reveal Chaos as Meatpacking Companies Fought Health Agencies Over COVID-19 Outbreaks in Their Plants

1 year ago

How Rich Investors, Not Doctors, Profit From Marking Up ER Bills

1 year ago

Did Your Job Give You Masks or Other Protective Gear? Send Us a Picture.

1 year ago

Federal Agencies Have Spent Millions on KN95 Masks, Often Without Knowing Who Made Them

1 year ago

Advocates Sue Trump Administration Over Mass Border Expulsions

1 year ago

On the Minds of Black Lives Matter Protesters: A Racist Health System

1 year ago

Tear Gas Is Way More Dangerous Than Police Let On — Especially During the Coronavirus Pandemic

1 year ago

These Hospitals Pinned Their Hopes on Private Management Companies. Now They're Deeper in Debt.

1 year ago

How Germany Saved Its Workforce From Unemployment While Spending Less Per Person Than the U.S.

1 year ago

Overdose Deaths Have Skyrocketed in Chicago, and the Coronavirus Pandemic May Be Making It Worse

1 year ago

ProPublica Files Lawsuit Seeking Medical Stockpile Records From HHS

1 year ago

Nursing Homes Fought Federal Emergency Plan Requirements for Years. Now, They're Coronavirus Hot Spots.

1 year ago

Hidden in the New House Coronavirus Relief Bill: Billions for Defense Contractors

1 year ago

House Democrats Demand Trump Administration Stop Rushing Through Deportations of Migrant Children

1 year ago

Masks Sold by Former White House Official to Navajo Hospitals Don't Meet FDA Standards

1 year ago

100,000 Lives Lost to COVID-19. What Did They Teach Us?

1 year ago

Coronavirus Contracts: Tracking Federal Purchases to Fight the Pandemic

1 year ago

Bill Barr Promised to Release Prisoners Threatened by Coronavirus — Even as the Feds Secretly Made It Harder for Them to Get Out

1 year ago

Nike Turned Away a Public Health Official From Its Warehouse Days After a Worker With COVID-19 Died

1 year ago

What Parents Should Know About Coronavirus as Kids Return to Babysitters, Day Cares and Camps

1 year ago

The Feds Gave a Former White House Official $3 Million to Supply Masks to Navajo Hospitals. Some May Not Work.

1 year ago

In Hard-Hit New Jersey, COVID-19 Saddles Some Small Health Departments With Crushing Workload

1 year ago

More Than 1 in 5 Illinoisans Living in State Homes for Adults With Disabilities Have Tested Positive for the Coronavirus

1 year ago

A Nurse With One Lung Had COVID-19. Other Nurses Saved Her.

1 year ago

States Are Reopening: See How Coronavirus Cases Rise or Fall

1 year ago

What Experts Say About Narrowing COVID-19 Racial Disparities

1 year ago

You Don't Need Invasive Tech for Successful Contact Tracing. Here's How It Works.

1 year ago

Do I Know Enough to Get a Job as a Contact Tracer?

1 year ago

Wedding Planner, Caterer, "Brand Builder": Trump's Food Aid Program Is Paying $100+ Million to Unlicensed Dealers

1 year ago

The Black American Amputation Epidemic

1 year ago

COVID-19 Killed at Least 25 Residents of One Illinois Nursing Home. The Family of One Victim Has Filed a Lawsuit, Alleging Negligence.

1 year ago

Can You Be Evicted During Coronavirus? Here's How to Find Out.

1 year ago

Can I Be Evicted During Coronavirus?

1 year ago

Substitute Pharmacists Warn Their Co-Workers: We'll Probably Bring the Virus to You

1 year ago

"Immune to Evidence": How Dangerous Coronavirus Conspiracies Spread

1 year ago

Two Coasts. One Virus. How New York Suffered Nearly 10 Times the Number of Deaths as California.

1 year ago

She Fought to Keep COVID-19 Out of Her Nursing Home. Then, She Got Sick.

1 year ago

Families Were Grieving and Planning Funerals. They Still Wanted to Share Their Stories.

1 year ago

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Is Cracking Down on Cities' Enforcement of COVID-19 Orders, but Many Already Took a Lax Approach

1 year ago

Richard Burr Steps Down From Chairmanship of Senate Intelligence Committee

1 year ago

A Trump Official Tried to Fast-Track Funding for His Friend's Unproven COVID-19 "Treatment," Whistleblower Says

1 year ago

A Quarter of the Residents at This Nursing Home Died From COVID-19. Families Want Answers.

1 year ago

Superintendent Bragged About VA Review of Short-Staffed Soldiers Home. Two Months Later, 73 Veterans Are Dead.

1 year ago

Los New Yorkers: esenciales y desprotegidos en el epicentro de la pandemia

1 year ago

COVID-19 Took Black Lives First. It Didn't Have To.

1 year ago

I'm an Investigative Journalist. These Are the Questions I Asked About the Viral "Plandemic" Video.

1 year ago

The State Attorney General Is Scrutinizing This Assisted Living Facility Over Its Handling of COVID-19. Some Residents Are Suing It, Too.

1 year ago

What Happened When Health Officials Wanted to Close a Meatpacking Plant, but the Governor Said No

1 year ago

How Climate Change Is Contributing to Skyrocketing Rates of Infectious Disease

1 year ago

How Safe Are Nursing Homes Near Me? This Tool Will Help You Find Out.

1 year ago

She Made Every Effort to Avoid COVID-19 While Pregnant. Not a Single Thing Went According to Plan.

1 year ago

"Similar to Times of War": The Staggering Toll of COVID-19 on Filipino Health Care Workers

1 year ago

Los New Yorkers: Essential and Underprotected in the Pandemic's Epicenter

1 year ago

This ICE Detainee Caught Coronavirus After Asking to Be Released. A Judge Says He Still Shouldn't Be Let Go.

1 year ago

"I Do Not Want to Die in Here": Letters From the Houston Jail

1 year ago

How Profit and Incompetence Delayed N95 Masks While People Died at the VA

1 year ago

This Rural Nursing Home Has Lost Nearly a Quarter of Its Residents to COVID-19. Now Its State Is Reopening.

1 year ago

¿Qué pasa cuando los obreros que hacen jabón de manos contraen COVID-19? Protestan.

1 year ago

In Chicago, Urban Density May Not Be to Blame for the Spread of the Coronavirus

1 year ago

Texas Still Won't Say Which Nursing Homes Have COVID-19 Cases. Families Are Demanding Answers.

1 year ago

Inside the Jail With One of the Country's Largest Coronavirus Outbreaks

1 year ago

The Trump Administration Has Put Federal Workers at Coronavirus Risk, Senators Say

1 year ago

Grieving Families Need Help Paying for COVID-19 Burials, but Trump Hasn't Released the Money

1 year ago

What Happens When the Workers Who Make Hand Soap Get COVID-19? They Protest.

1 year ago

What Antibody Studies Can Tell You — and More Importantly, What They Can't

1 year ago

Health Insurers to Investors: We're Good. Health Insurers to Lawmakers: Please Help.

1 year ago

One Thing the Pandemic Hasn't Stopped: Aggressive Medical-Debt Collection

1 year ago

"There's No Such Thing as Returning to Normal": We Answered Your Questions About Reopening America

1 year ago

Sen. Richard Burr Is Not Just a Friend to the Health Care Industry. He's Also a Stockholder.

1 year ago

The Amazon Lockdown: How an Unforgiving Algorithm Drives Suppliers to Favor the E-Commerce Giant Over Other Retailers

1 year ago

"Did I Mess This Up?" A Father Dying From Coronavirus, a Distraught Daughter and a Midnight Rescue.

1 year ago

Nursing Homes Violated Basic Health Standards, Allowing the Coronavirus to Explode

1 year ago

Life and Death, But No Trash Pickup: Diary of a Young COVID-19 Nurse

1 year ago

How We Used FOIA to Track Ventilator and Hospital Bed Availability in Illinois

1 year ago

This Hospital Has Only 8 Nurses. They Are Also the Janitors.

1 year ago

How Jared Kushner Is Tackling the White House's Coronavirus Response — Without Any Evident Experience

1 year ago

NYC Mayor and Health Officials Misled Public About Plans to Move COVID-19 Patients Into Nursing Home, Advocates Say

1 year ago

Coronavirus Entered My Father's Nursing Home and Nobody Warned Me. I Did Not Get the Chance to Save Him.

1 year ago

Medical Staffing Companies Cut Doctors' Pay While Spending Millions on Political Ads

1 year ago

Officials Knew Coronavirus Could Spread at the Houston Rodeo and Proceeded With the Event Anyway

1 year ago

Health Officials Recommended Canceling Events with 10-50 People. Then 33,000 Fans Attended a Major League Soccer Game.

1 year ago

Coronavirus Advice From Abroad: 7 Lessons America's Governors Should Not Ignore as They Reopen Their Economies

1 year ago

A Nurse's Hospital Wouldn't Let Her Wear an N95 Mask. She Hasn't Been Back to Work in Weeks.

1 year ago

Without Federal Help, New York Doctors Had to Ask Medical Supply Execs for Dialysis Supplies

1 year ago

Internal Documents Show Federal Agencies Supported the WHO Before Trump Was Against It

1 year ago

Chicago Lakeshore Hospital Closes After Years of Abuse Allegations but Cites "the COVID-19 Pandemic"

1 year ago

Coronavirus in Illinois: Are There Enough Ventilators and Hospital Beds Near Me?

1 year ago

Millions of Essential Workers Are Being Left Out of COVID-19 Workplace Safety Protections, Thanks to OSHA

1 year ago

Congress Is Investigating Whether a Ventilator Company Is Gouging the U.S. — and Why the Government Is Letting It Happen

1 year ago

Despite Federal Ban, Landlords Are Still Moving to Evict People During the Pandemic

1 year ago

The CDC and WHO Have Already Said Mosquitoes Don't Spread Coronavirus. Now USDA Will Study It, Too.

1 year ago

Al menos 37 menores en un albergue de Chicago para inmigrantes detenidos han dado positivo en pruebas de COVID-19

1 year ago

Ventilators Aren't Going to Cure COVID-19. Here's What They Can Do.

1 year ago

COVID-19 Put Her Husband in the ICU. She Had to Be Hospitalized Next. The State Demanded to Know: Who Would Care for Their Children?

1 year ago

There's Been a Spike in People Dying at Home in Several Cities. That Suggests Coronavirus Deaths Are Higher Than Reported.

1 year ago

She Came to New York to Help Fight COVID. She Walked Into a "War Movie."

1 year ago

Postal Workers Say USPS Isn't Telling Them When Colleagues Test Positive for COVID-19, Despite Promising To

1 year ago

At Least 19 Children at a Chicago Shelter for Immigrant Detainees Have Tested Positive for COVID-19

1 year ago

Climate Change Won't Stop for the Coronavirus Pandemic

1 year ago

Lessons Learned From Running ICUs in Disaster Zones

1 year ago

Coronavirus Tests Are Being Fast-Tracked by the FDA, but It's Unclear How Accurate They Are.

1 year ago

He Spent $500,000 to Buy Coronavirus Tests. Health Officials Say They're Unreliable.

1 year ago

The White House Pushed FEMA To Give its Biggest Coronavirus Contract to a Company That Never Had to Bid

1 year ago

Medical Staffing Companies Owned by Rich Investors Cut Doctor Pay and Now Want Bailout Money

1 year ago

Rationing Protective Gear Means Checking on Coronavirus Patients Less Often. This Can Be Deadly.

1 year ago

Trump Removed the Head of the Coronavirus Bailout Oversight Board. Its Members Could Be Next.

1 year ago

Pharmacy Workers Are Coming Down With COVID-19. But They Can't Afford to Stop Working.

1 year ago

We Still Don't Know How Many People Are in the Hospital With COVID-19

1 year ago

Inside the Union Where Coronavirus Put 98% of Members Out of Work

1 year ago

A Company Promised Cheap Ventilators to the Government, Never Delivered and Is Now Charging Quadruple the Price for New Ones

1 year ago

Democratic Senators Demand Answers on Trump's Secretive Border Expulsions

1 year ago

A School on Navajo Nation Stayed Open. Then People Started Showing Symptoms.

1 year ago

A Nurse Bought Protective Supplies for Her Colleagues Using GoFundMe. The Hospital Suspended Her.

1 year ago

ER Staffing Company Reverses Benefits Cuts for Doctors and Nurses Fighting Coronavirus

1 year ago

How New York City's Emergency Ventilator Stockpile Ended Up on the Auction Block

1 year ago

Cancer Surgeries and Organ Transplants Are Being Put Off for Coronavirus. Can They Wait?

1 year ago

Who Has Emergency Authority Over Elections? Nobody's Quite Sure.

1 year ago

"Dead on Arrival": A N.Y. Fire Chief's COVID Journal

1 year ago

It's Hardly Shocking the Navy Fired a Commander for Warning of Coronavirus Threat. It's Part of a Pattern.

1 year ago

Overwhelmed Hospitals Face a New Crisis: Staffing Firms Are Cutting Their Doctors' Hours and Pay

1 year ago

Along the Border, the Population Is High Risk for Coronavirus, but Testing Is In Short Supply

1 year ago

Early Data Shows African Americans Have Contracted and Died of Coronavirus at an Alarming Rate

1 year ago

How Tea Party Budget Battles Left the National Emergency Medical Stockpile Unprepared for Coronavirus

1 year ago

One Reason Caregivers Are Wearing Trash Bags: A U.S. Firm Had to Recall 9 Million Surgical Gowns

1 year ago

Rural Counties Consider an Alternative Type of Social Distancing — Kicking Chicago Out of Illinois

1 year ago

In This Remote Town, Spring Means Salmon — and Thousands of Fishermen From Coronavirus Hot Spots

1 year ago

Leaked Border Patrol Memo Tells Agents to Send Migrants Back Immediately — Ignoring Asylum Law

1 year ago

Meet the Pastors Holding In-Person Services During Coronavirus

1 year ago

Trump Congratulates Businesses for Helping Fight Coronavirus. But His Own Company Has Been Absent.

1 year ago

In Desperation, New York State Pays Up to 15 Times the Normal Prices for Medical Equipment

1 year ago

Coronavirus in New York City: How Many Confirmed Cases Are Near Me?

1 year ago

Los hospitales han dejado solos, confundidos y sin atención adecuada a muchos pacientes con COVID-19 que no hablan inglés

1 year ago

For Americans With Bills to Pay, Help Is on the Way. Sort Of.

1 year ago

What We Need to Understand About Asymptomatic Carriers if We're Going to Beat Coronavirus

1 year ago

Now That Coronavirus Is Inside This Adult Home for the Elderly or Mentally Ill, It May Be Impossible to Stop

1 year ago

Intellectual Disability Service Providers Want to Protect Clients. The State Isn't Telling Them How.

1 year ago

New York Wants Health Workers to Join the Fight Against COVID-19. Will It Pick Up Their Medical Bills if They Get Sick?

7 months ago

¿Qué sucedería si se enferman los empleados que cortan las carnes del país?

1 year ago

"I'm Terrified": Pregnant Health Care Workers at Risk for Coronavirus Are Being Forced to Keep Working

1 year ago

A Major Medical Staffing Company Just Slashed Benefits for Doctors and Nurses Fighting Coronavirus

1 year ago

Hospitals Have Left Many COVID-19 Patients Who Don't Speak English Alone, Confused and Without Proper Care

1 year ago

Taxpayers Paid Millions to Design a Low-Cost Ventilator for a Pandemic. Instead, the Company Is Selling Versions of It Overseas.

1 year ago

He Was Ordered to Self-Isolate. He Didn't. Now He's Facing Criminal Charges.

1 year ago

Life on a Block With an Emergency Morgue Truck: "We Hear the Hum of the Refrigerator Going All Night Long"

1 year ago

"Now I Can Afford My Meds." After Months of Appeals, Retiree's Medicaid Benefits Are Restored.

10 months ago

The Chicago Housing Authority Was Slow to Protect Residents During the Coronavirus Outbreak

16 days ago

What We Know — and Don't Know — About Possible Coronavirus Treatments Promoted by Trump

1 year ago

Expired Respirators. Reused Masks. Nurses in the Nation's Original Covid-19 Epicenter Offer Sobering Accounts of What Could Come.

1 year ago

What Happens If Workers Cutting Up the Nation's Meat Get Sick?

1 year ago

This VA Hospital Cited "Misleading" Data to Restrict Mask Use for Health Care Workers

1 year ago

The Trump Administration Is Leaving the Nation's Emergency Backup Hospital System on the Sidelines

1 year ago

They Didn't Have Coronavirus Symptoms Until After They Gave Birth. Then They Tested Positive.

1 year ago

When the State Shifted to E-learning, This Rural School Superintendent Shifted to the Copy Machine

1 year ago

Not All Schools Can #KeepLearning

1 year ago

In a 10-Day Span, ICE Flew This Detainee Across the Country — Nine Times

1 year ago

People With Intellectual Disabilities May Be Denied Lifesaving Care Under These Plans as Coronavirus Spreads

1 year ago

Medical Workers Treating Coronavirus Are Resorting to Homemade Masks

1 year ago

As Coronavirus Infections Spread, So Have Clashes Between ICE Detainees and Guards

1 year ago

Republican Billionaire's Group Pushes Unproven COVID-19 Treatment Trump Promoted

1 year ago

Coronavirus Hospitalization Numbers Are Spotty. Journalists, Help Us Fill in the Gaps.

1 year ago

Internal Emails Show How Chaos at the CDC Slowed the Early Response to Coronavirus

1 year ago

"Our Goal Should Be to Crush the Curve"

1 year ago

Desperate Hospitals May Put Two Patients on One Ventilator. That's Risky.

1 year ago

How China Built a Twitter Propaganda Machine Then Let It Loose on Coronavirus

11 months ago

The VA Will Now Let Some Administrative Staff Work From Home

1 year ago

Your Neighborhood Might Be a Coronavirus Hot Spot, but New York City Refuses to Release the Data

1 year ago

The Defense Production Act Gives the President Power — but Not Much Funding

1 year ago

Obreros "esenciales" de fábricas temen ir al trabajo y no pueden permitirse quedarse en casa

7 months ago

Governments Are Telling Americans to Stay at Home. But Thousands of People Don't Have One.

1 year ago

Medicaid Abruptly Canceled Her Health Insurance. Then Came the Coronavirus.

1 year ago

Even After Trump Declared a National Emergency, Some Talk Radio Hosts Weren't Convinced

1 year ago

Un empleado de servicios médicos describe las terribles consecuencias de la insuficiencia pulmonar causada por el COVID-19, incluso en sus pacientes jóvenes

1 year ago

Doctors Are Hoarding Unproven Coronavirus Medicine by Writing Prescriptions for Themselves and Their Families

1 year ago

"Essential" Factory Workers Are Afraid to Go to Work and Can't Afford to Stay Home

1 year ago

Voting by Mail Would Reduce Coronavirus Transmission but It Has Other Risks

1 year ago

Renters Became Homeless During the Coronavirus Pandemic After Housing Authorities Delayed Paperwork

1 year ago

ICE Detainee Says Migrants Are Going on a Hunger Strike for Soap

1 year ago

The Coronavirus Testing Paradox

1 year ago

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