Dr. Jerome Adams' remarks came as the country reported the highest number of COVID-19 cases worldwide.
Landon Spradlin previously shared Facebook meme suggesting the media is reporting on the virus just to attack Trump.
The gym was forced to suspend operations on March 16 to help combat the spread of COVID-19 across the city.
The city reported around 6,550 medical 911 calls on Wednesday, 40 percent more than average and 1,500 more than New York's usual busiest day of the year.
Victim spat on in Brooklyn subway station as New York Attorney General Letitia James condemns those using COVID-19 to be "racist, xenophobic, or biased."
Police are still breaking up mass gatherings of teenagers and young adults across the country.
Gerrity's Supermarket accuses a woman of carrying out a "very twisted prank" amid the coronavirus outbreak.
The 75-year-old woman described how she let her "South Side Polish dander" rise up during argument in a grocery store.
People rushed out to stock up on alcohol, causing huge lines, as Denver prepared for a lockdown amid the COVID-19 outbreak.
The group managed to escape from the jail after using a table to break open an exterior fire door.
Jaime Manalich made the claim after the country imposed 90-day state of catastrophe but stopped short of enforcing full quarentine.
The vessel, which has been docked in San Diego, will now make its way up the West Coast to provide 1,000 beds.
The Spanish Civil Guards and the suspect's lawyer were placed in quarantine following incident near Zargoza.
Elisha Nochomovitz ran more than 26 miles without ever leaving his home amid national 15-day lockdown.
Groups say first time buyers and those seen queuing to get into stores are increasing likelihood that a member of their own family will end up hurt or killed.
Interior Ministry made assurance following raids targeting a subgroup of the anti-Semitic "Reichsbürger" (Citizens of the Reich) movement.
Canada experiencing similar trend in U.S. which has seen surge of gun sales during COVID-19 outbreak.
Images show vehicles in Bergamo taking dozens of coffins to nearby Italian cities as crematoriums struggle to cope with demand.
The 86-year-old Don Younf also blamed media for causing "hysteria" around the pandemic.
The men broke curfew in area which is implementing some of strongest lockdown procedures in the world.
Images from social media show large crowds attending Clearwater Beach as other cities in the state start to close beaches to the public.
Springfield Police Officer Christopher Walsh was one of the first to respond after shots were fired inside a Kum & Go gas station.
Leroy Stotelmyer detained twice in same week for falsely claiming he was a U.S. Marshall.
Pastor Rodney Howard-Browne also told a large crowd at his church to shake hands with two or three people.
The government confirmed message that has been circulating from from someone's "friend in the military" is a hoax.
A 23-year-old woman and a 59-year-old man of Asian descent were both allegedly attacked on Tuesday by suspects referencing COVID-19.
Infowars host falsely claimed his toothpaste "kills the whole SARS-corona family at point-blank range."
Eric Kindley found guilty of sexually assaulting two different women in 2014 and 2017, and for knowingly possessing a firearm.
Qasim Rashid describe how his faith "teaches me to serve all humanity" as $55 GoFundMe donation inspires others.
Stores in Washington and California say local Asian communities are concerned for their safety.