MISSION, Kan. (AP) — COVID-19 cases nearly tripled in the U.S. over two weeks amid an onslaught of vaccine misinformation that is straining hospitals, exhausting doctors and pushing clergy into the fray.
This was the worst day for the Dow since a 943-point drop in late October, and it was the biggest decline this year.
PHOENIX — Latinos in the U.S. were hard hit by the pandemic both financially and personally, but many feel generally optimistic that the worst is behind them, according to a new study by the Pew Research Center.
The COVID-19 curve in the U.S. is rising again after months of decline, with the number of new cases per day doubling over the past three weeks, driven by the fast-spreading delta variant, lagging vaccination rates and Fourth of July gatherings.
New research adds to evidence that COVID-19 vaccines still offer strong protection against the delta variant, which is spreading rapidly around the world and accounts for most cases in the U.S.
Few economists predict we’ll return to the double-digit price increases of the late 1970s and early 1980s. But knowing some of the ways consumers coped back then — and how…
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The COVID-19 positivity rate in Nevada has more than doubled over the last month to 7.9%, and the average number of new daily cases statewide has climbed to its highest level since February, health officials say.
Almost one in five young adults in the U.S. was neither working nor studying in the first quarter as Black and Latino youth remain idle at disproportionate rates.
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The gap between the death rates of rural and urban U.S. residents tripled over the past two decades as city-dwellers enjoyed robust health improvement and drugs and disease pervaded the countryside.
More than 127,700 Western New Yorkers have contracted Covid-19 since March 2020 and nearly 2,500 have died of it.
June mortgage rates forecast I predict that mortgage rates will go up in June, by less than a quarter of a percentage point. The month started with the 30-year fixed-rate…
The state tallied 378 new COVID cases for the week ending Friday, down from 536 the previous week and 1,002 the week before that.
Federal student loans will be more expensive for 2021-22 school year. Even so, borrowers will still see some of the lowest student loan interest rates of the past decade. Interest…
DETROIT – Pedestrian deaths in the United States have been a problem for years, but in 2020, the rate of deaths hit a disturbing milestone even accounting for the impacts of the coronavirus.
A month after every adult in the U.S. became eligible for the vaccine, a distinct geographic pattern has emerged for areas with the highest and lowest vaccination rates.
Gas prices are rising. Auto prices are soaring. Toilet paper, peanut butter and soft drinks all cost more. Here's a Q&A on inflation plus charts tracking rising prices.