Preliminary NYU Study Suggests Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine May Not Be As Effective Against Delta VariantThe Delta variant of the COVID-19 virus continues to spread. It now constitutes 83% of the COVID cases in the U.S.
U.S. Life Expectancy Sees Largest 1-Year Drop Since WWII Due To COVID DeathsNew government data shows life expectancy in the U.S. has reached the lowest level since 2003, with people living on average just over 77 years.
NYC Public Hospitals, Department Of Health Will Require Weekly COVID Tests For Unvaccinated WorkersThe mayor's office confirmed the policy will begin in August.
Debate Continues To Swirl About Return To In-Person Classes For All Public School Students This FallThe start of a new school year may still be about two months away, but that is not stopping the push to have a fully virtual option available for New York City school students.
Dr. Fauci: COVID Vaccination May One Day Be Required For Kids To Return To School, Depending On How U.S. Handles Latest SurgeDr. Anthony Fauci, the country's leading infectious disease expert, is now backing a new COVID-19-related recommendation for when schools start back up in a few weeks.
De Blasio Says Mask Mandate Not The Solution To Growing COVID Cases, 'Vaccination Is'New York City health officials say the Delta variant is now responsible for 69% of COVID cases citywide.
Los Angeles Sheriff's Department Won't Enforce County Mask MandateThe Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department will not enforce a countywide face mask mandate imposed by the County Department of Public Health, the county sheriff said Friday.
Test In The Works To Diagnose COVID 'Long Haulers'Scientists at Imperial College London found auto antibodies in the blood of a small number of people with COVID symptoms that lingered for months.
Yankees Face Red Sox Friday Night While Dealing With Rash Of COVID Breakthrough CasesNone of the six players who tested positive are showing any serious symptoms.
Long Island Officials Say Delta Variant, Unvaccinated Residents Are Driving Surge In COVID CasesThe mobile Vaxmobile and health care workers are now spreading the message of science over social media misinformation.
Surgeon General Calls COVID-19 Misinformation An 'Urgent Threat'In his first advisory, Surgeon General Vivek Murthy issued a stark warning Thursday in an effort to fight misinformation that the COVID vaccine is dangerous.
Over 1 Year Later, Upper West Side Community Still Cheers For Health Care Workers Every NightThe continual coming together is an affirmation that they're all still here, even though they know some neighbors are naysayers of the nightly noise.
Yale University Study: NYC Has Saved Thousands Of Lives, Prevented Quarter Million Cases With COVID Vaccine RolloutAs coronavirus cases rise across the country, New York City officials are continuing the push to get more people vaccinated.
Mayor De Blasio: 'Assume' Public School Students Will Wear Masks This FallMayor Bill de Blasio said Monday the city isn't quite ready to change the policy on face coverings.
Rise Of Delta Variant Generating Confusion About COVID Vaccine, Boosters, And MoreConfusion seems to the word of the day when it comes to the COVID pandemic in the U.S. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez helps answer questions about boosters, variants, vaccine protection and more.