Officials worry the Omicron variant is more transmissible and could potentially reduce the effectiveness of vaccines and therapeutics.
The biosurveillance program was expanded to Atlanta's airport, which services flights from Johannesburg.
Regardless of vaccine status, players, coaches and other NFL personnel will be required to wear masks during the week after Thanksgiving.
A high school's multiple-choice quiz question reportedly asked students to identify the "group of complete idiots."
A lab in central England has been suspended from processing COVID-19 tests after an estimated 43,000 swabs reported a false negative.
"I believe senior members of the administration could have done more for [mask-wearing]," Brett Giroir said on Friday.
The latest investment comes just a month after the White House spent $2 million on COVID-19 testing to incentivize manufacturers on production.
"It is now very clear that testing is a necessary companion to vaccines and Abbott is ramping up again," a spokesperson for Abbott Laboratories said.
A new "vaccine certification program" in Seattle and King County, Washington will apply to outdoor events with 500 or more people, as well as most indoor settings.
Almost 600 government workers in Mecklenburg County are facing suspension without pay for refusing weekly COVID-19 testing or providing proof of vaccination.
An outbreak of new cases in the Fujian province has caused travel within the region to be restricted, with at least 152 new cases in recent days.
Even remote employees may have to get vaccinated or get tested weekly under the president's new plan to tackle the coronavirus pandemic.
"I showed [the necessary documents] to them multiple times, I asked for a supervisor, and at the end of it all they still did not allow us to board," mother Chrystal Becker recalled.
"The guest almost certainly did not contract COVID on our ship," the cruise line said in a statement regarding a passenger who died from COVID complications.
The scores from standardized tests taken during the pandemic reveal how far students have fallen behind in their curriculum which could require several years for them to catch up.
At Rhodes College, the fee is meant to cover the cost of weekly testing that unvaccinated students will have to undergo.
"The multiple health care fraud schemes charged today describe theft from American taxpayers through the exploitation of the national emergency," Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco said.
A man accused of pulling a weapon on men and women in line to get a COVID-19 test, and specifically targeting an older man, has been detained by law enforcement in Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada.
The CDC has warned that "even fully vaccinated travelers are at increased risk for getting and possibly spreading new COVID-19 variants."
Missing required weekly COVID tests could result in disciplinary action—ultimately including suspension—against students of Baylor University.
The company promised testing kits that could detect COVID-19 from a blood sample. According to court documents, the test never existed.
The self-administered at-home test provides results in 30 minutes—but getting one won't be as easy as picking one up at the store.
One user shared an image of cars waiting for coronavirus tests about 25 minutes away from SpaceX HQ and called Musk out for getting four tests in a day.
The billionaire Tesla boss said on Twitter that two tests taken on the same day came back positive, and two came back negative.
Hawaiian Airlines began offering COVID-19 testing kits as a frequent flier reward for would-be travelers on Thursday as cases of the virus continued to spike throughout the country.
"We're in a bad place now," Dr. Anthony Fauci said about the U.S. and COVID-19 on Monday. "We've got to turn this around."
"My symptoms are mild (light cough) and I'm feeling fine," Kellyanne Conway tweeted on Friday as she announced she had tested positive for COVID-19.
According to a statement from the White House, "the President will be working from the presidential offices at Walter Reed for the next few days."
"There was an honor system when it came to the people that came into the hall from the two campaigns," Chris Wallace said Friday.
Between late January and late March total cases in the country jumped from six to more than 86,000.