Are Trump and Biden heading for a 'near-tie' situation in presidential polls?

The COVID-19 pandemic has killed over 1000 people in the United States

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How the United States wasted a critical window of opportunity to isolate COVID-19

Every country has a small window of opportunity to control the COVID-19 infection

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How did New York City become the American coronavirus epicentre?

New York is the largest and the most densely populated city in America

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Mexican politician causes uproar after suggesting poor people can't contract coronavirus

Luis Miguel Barbosa told reporters that “the majority [of infected people] are wealthy”

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In rare case, US infant dies from COVID-19

Governor JB Pritzker said "an infant" was among the fatalities linked to the new coronavirus over the previous 24 hours

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Trump drops idea of New York lockdown as US death count crosses 2,000

"A quarantine will not be necessary," he said on Twitter.

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Brazil's Bolsonaro questions coronavirus deaths, says 'sorry, some will die'

Bolsonaro's accusations were the latest broadside in an ugly battle with Brazil's governors, who have chafed at the president's view that protecting the economy takes priority over social…

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Historic $2.2 trillion coronavirus bill passes US House, becomes law

Democratic and Republican House leaders appeared together at a news conference at the Capitol to celebrate the bill's passage

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Shifting discourse? Mexican protesters demand blanket closure of border with US as COVID-19 cases rise

The United States has the highest number of cases in the world, with numbers rising sharply daily

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White House to categorise American counties based on coronavirus risk

To make the mapping easier, the White House is planning to divide American counties into high-risk, medium-risk and low-risk categories

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Woman in US coughs on food, supermarket discards goods worth $35,000

Soon after the staff discovered what was happening, the police were called in who took her into custody

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Coronavirus outbreak: Global cases cross 530,000; death toll rises to 24,070

Outside of China, where the virus emerged in December, Italy has the most number of deaths with nearly 8,215.

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Canada objects to US plan to post troops at border 

Amid the coronavirus pandemic it was temporarily shut as of Saturday to all non-essential travellers on both sides

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Venezuela records first coronavirus death

The South American country has now reported 107 coronavirus cases

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US coronavirus cases near 70,000, more than 1,000 dead

New York is one of the hardest-hit states in the country, with 280 deaths in New York City since the start of the pandemic, according to the tracker.

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