Life, Covid-Free, After 22 Days in the Hospital

After 22 days in the hospital, fighting for his life, Mark Frilot is going home. A…

A Debate Over Masks Uncovers Deep White House Divisions

WASHINGTON — President Trump said on Friday that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was…

F.D.A. to Allow Use of KN95 Masks Approved by China

With doctors, nurses and other health care workers facing acute shortages of protective masks, the Food…

During a Pandemic, an Unanticipated Problem: Out-of-Work Health Workers

As hospitals across the country brace for an onslaught of coronavirus patients, doctors, nurses and other…

The Other Front-Line Workers

Hi. Welcome to On Politics, your guide to the day in national politics. I’m Lisa Lerer,…

Juggling Lessons From Katie Porter

Hi. Welcome to On Politics, your guide to the day in national politics. I’m Lisa Lerer,…

Iran Says U.S. Sanctions Are Taking Lives. U.S. Officials Disagree.

As Iran struggles with a devastating coronavirus outbreak, a broken economy and a severe shortage of…

On Politics: The Country Keeps Reeling

Good morning and welcome to On Politics, a daily political analysis of the 2020 elections based…

They Made a New Life in the U.S. The Coronavirus Sent Them Fleeing.

SYDNEY, Australia — As countries began sealing their borders against the coronavirus and airlines rapidly slashed…

Sanders Argues He Has ‘Narrow Path’ and Says He Wants to Push His Issues

Senator Bernie Sanders this week offered his clearest articulation to date of his rationale for remaining…

Trump Extends Social Distancing Guidelines Through End of April

WASHINGTON — President Trump retreated Sunday from his desire to relax coronavirus guidelines by Easter, announcing…

Liberty University Brings Back Its Students, and Coronavirus, Too

LYNCHBURG, Va. — As Liberty University’s spring break was drawing to a close this month, Jerry…

The Lost Month: How a Failure to Test Blinded the U.S. to Covid-19

WASHINGTON — Early on, the dozen federal officials charged with defending America against the coronavirus gathered…

Tom Coburn, the ‘Dr. No’ of Congress, Is Dead at 72

Tom Coburn, an ultraconservative Oklahoma Republican and family physician who in 16 years in Congress crusaded…

For Dr. Deborah Birx, Urging Calm Has Come With Heavy Criticism

WASHINGTON — The White House coronavirus task force has featured two trusted medical voices, diplomatic but…

Can Trump Break a 50 Percent Approval Rating?

Welcome to Poll Watch, our weekly look at polling data and survey research on the candidates,…

Live Coronavirus Updates and Coverage

新冠病毒疫情最新消息 Here’s what you need to know: Mnuchin: Checks will arrive for most Americans within three…

Pentagon Takes Restrained Role in Coronavirus Response, Despite Calls for Help

WASHINGTON — For more than 18 years, the United States military has been defined by Washington’s…

Slow Response to the Coronavirus Measured in Lost Opportunity

WASHINGTON — When Ford’s chief executive, Jim Hackett, announced on Tuesday that the carmaker would team…

Oracle Providing White House With Software to Study Unproven Coronavirus Drugs

WASHINGTON — The White House is preparing to use software provided by the technology giant Oracle…