US Covid-19 Hospitalizations Top 50,000 For First Time Since February. With The Delta Variant, Herd Immunity Will Be Harder To Reach, NIH Director SaysThe surge of Covid-19 fueled by the Delta variant and low vaccination rates is sending the country backward in the pandemic, with hospitalizations reaching wintertime levels.
Governor Larry Hogan: 'We're Not Talking About Reinstating A Mask Mandate'Governor Larry Hogan said at a press event in Baltimore Tuesday that he is not considering reinstating a mask mandate.
US Vaccination Rate Hits The Highest Pace In WeeksThe rate of Covid-19 vaccinations in the United States continues to rise, a positive sign amid skyrocketing cases and hospitalizations after weeks of lagging inoculations.
From Offices To Restaurants, Companies Are Requiring Proof Of VaccinationCorporate America is getting serious about vaccines.
Three States Are Seeing About 40% Of The Country's New Covid-19 CasesWhile Covid-19 cases in the United States have been rising in almost every state over the past week, a handful have been driving the bulk of the nationwide surge
The Rise In US Covid-19 Hospitalizations Is A Self-inflicted Wound, Expert SaysHealth experts blame the recent surges in Covid-19 cases on the low rate of vaccinations, and now the accelerating Delta variant is threatening to increase hospitalizations and deaths as well, one expert has said.
US Is 'Losing Time' In Vaccination Race As Delta Variant Becomes More Pervasive, Expert SaysCovid-19 vaccination rates are down and cases are on the rise, exacerbated by the more transmissible Delta variant -- and an expert says the key to winning the race against the spread is getting more Americans vaccinated.
It's Not Just About You. Experts Say Getting A Covid-19 Vaccine Protects Everyone Around YouDefeating this pandemic and the highly contagious Delta variant isn't just about protecting yourself through vaccination -- it's also about having others in the community vaccinated, doctors say.
Maryland Sees Rise In Covid Cases As Delta Variant SpreadsOfficials are ringing the alarm about new coronavirus cases across the United States and here in the state of Maryland.
What The Delta Variant's Trajectory In Israel And The UK Could Mean For The USAll eyes are on the Delta variant that is now dominant in the United States as new Covid-19 cases rise week-to-week and the variant -- first identified in India and also known as B.1.617.2 -- accounts for a growing share.
'A Major Step Forward' Maryland's Covid-19 State Of Emergency EndsAs of 6 a.m. Thursday, the coronavirus state of emergency is lifted in Maryland. It means all covid-related restrictions in the state are no longer in effect.
Baltimore City Will Not Host Fourth Of July Firework Display Despite Lifting Some Covid RestrictionsBaltimore Mayor Brandon Scott and other city officials are holding a press conference Wednesday morning on the city's coronavirus response.
Surgeon General Warns Misinformation Is The Greatest Threat To Covid-19 Vaccination EffortsWith a dangerous Covid-19 variant on the rise, health experts are urging people who are still hesitant to get their vaccinations. But the US surgeon general warns a big obstacle stands in their way: Misinformation.
Baltimore To Lift COVID State Of Emergency July 1, Ending Mask MandateBaltimore Mayor Brandon Scott announced Wednesday that he will be lifting the city's state of emergency and all covid-related restrictions on July 1, aligning with the state.
'They Call Me The Rock Lady': Baltimoreans Spread Smiles One Rock At A TimeIn Locust Point, Susan McArdle is known by another name. "Some kids in the neighborhood...they call me the rock lady," she laughed.