RNA viruses can mutate quickly, and the COVID-19 strain is no different. A new mutation, allowing for the virus to transmit more easily between humans, first appeared in the United Kingdom. Now it has spread to several other countries, including the United States.
Congress certified President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris’ victory early on Thursday, the end of a long day and night marked by chaos and violence in Washington, D.C. Extremists emboldened by President Trump had sought to thwart the peaceful transfer of power that […]
Lebanon began its latest lockdown in mid-November following a surge of COVID-19 cases. Officials began a partial reopening this week that will continue through the end of the year. See our full coronavirus coverage here.