Masked woman waits to cross the street.

Is The U.S. Ready For A National Lockdown?

Countries like France, Germany and China have imposed lockdowns. Doctors say they are effective, but can one be enforced in the U.S.?


1:04U.S. Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy with Lithuanian Defense Minister Raimundas Karoblis
Office of the U.S. Secretary of the Army

DOD Leaders Won't Quarantine After Contact With COVID-Positive Person

1:19Inside a research lab

How A COVID Vaccine Approval Process Works And Why It Will Take Weeks

0:34An unoccupied hospital bed is seen in a COVID-19 unit at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Los Angeles.
Jae C. Hong / AP

California Curfew in Place as COVID Cases Rise

0:18The federal prison complex in Terre Haute, Ind.
Michael Conroy / AP

Murderer Eighth Person Executed by Federal Government Since July

0:50Parents and children gather in front of New York's City Hall to protest the closing of public schools.
Mark Lennihan / AP

NYC Parents Protest Switch to Remote Learning

0:21People confront police officers during protests in May in Chicago.
Nam Y. Huh / AP

More Than 50 Protestors Sue Chicago Police

1:21A family in a car.

What's The Risk Of Driving to Visit Others?

0:24Michigan Office of the Governor, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer
Michigan Governors Office / AP

Feds Say Men in Mich. Gov. Kidnap Scheme Had Backup Plans

2:52El Paso skyline
Spike Johnson

How El Paso Is Confronting One Of The U.S.' Worst COVID Outbreaks


COVID-19 Slows Adoption Process But Sparks More Interest

2:19A masked student walks through the campus of Ball State University in Muncie, Ind.

CDC Says College Students Going Home For Thanksgiving Raise Risks

0:16Former U.S. President Barack Obama
Jeff Chiu / AP

Former President Obama's New Memoir Breaks Record

4:27A United Airlines 737 MAX 9

Pilots Watch Closely As FAA Lifts Grounding On Embattled 737 Max

1:09Margaret Choinacki, center, 87, who has no other family members left
Wilfredo Lee / AP

Nursing Home Virus Infections At All-Time High

3:07The first patient in Pfizer's COVID-19 coronavirus vaccine clinical trial at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
Courtesy of University of Maryland School of Medicine via AP, File

What's Next For A COVID-19 Vaccine?

Newsy Staff

El Paso Jail Inmates Paid $2 Per Hour To Assist With COVID

Ahmad Seir Nassiri / AP

President Trump Orders A Drawdown Of 3K Troops From Afghanistan & Iraq

0:52Cars lined up outside Dallas food bank.
North Texas Food Bank

Thousands Line Up At Dallas Food Bank For Thanksgiving Meals

1:38President-elect Joe Biden (right), and Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris (left)
Andrew Harnik / AP

Biden Announces Key White House Team

2:13Olga Garcia prepares capirotada, a type of bread pudding.

Experts: Households Only, Virtual Thanksgiving Gatherings Are Best

0:28A statue outside the Boy Scouts of America headquarters in Irving, Texas.
LM Otero / AP

Boy Scouts Of America Faces Over 90,000 Sex Abuse Claims

4:14Therapist holds COVID patient's hand

'They Die In The Same Way': Nurse Begs For Buy-in As COVID Surges


President-elect Joe Biden May Select A Woman To Lead The Pentagon

1:55Woman working on laptop
Video Blocks

Teleworking From Another State Can Lead To Surprise Taxes

2:36AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File
Vials used by pharmacists to prepare syringes used of Moderna's potential vaccine for COVID-19.

Early Data: Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine 94.5% Effective

1:20Chad Wolf at his Senate confirmation hearing in Sept 2020
Greg Nash / AP

Immigration Advocates Cheer Judge's DACA Ruling

1:07President Trump and John Kelly in the White House
Susan Walsh / AP

Former Trump Official Criticizes President For Blocking Transition

1:20Sen. Martha McSally speaks at Arizona Republican Party headquarters on Nov. 2nd
Ross D. Franklin / AP

Martha McSally Concedes Defeat To Mark Kelly In Arizona Senate Race

3:12LGBTQ pride flag waves at U.S. Supreme Court
Susan Walsh / AP

President-elect Biden Names Transgender Veteran To DOD Transition Team

0:45Mural of Ahmaud Arbery
Sarah Blake / AP

Suspects In Ahmaud Arbery Murder Case Denied Bond