Hospitals Are Reeling Under a 46 Percent Spike in Covid-19 Patients

The number of people hospitalized with the coronavirus has climbed significantly from a month ago, straining…

U.S. Reports a Record 500,000-Plus Coronavirus Cases Over the Past Week

Three Western states joined California’s vaccine-review plan. Pfizer all but ruled out vaccine results before Election…

Covid-19 Live Updates: U.S. Reports a Record 500,000-plus Cases Over the Past Week

Three Western states joined California’s vaccine-review plan. Pfizer all but ruled out vaccine results before Election…

Trump Campaign Website Is Defaced by Hackers

The defacement lasted less than 30 minutes, and the hackers appeared to be looking to generate…

Biden, Invoking F.D.R., Tries to Siphon Off Trump Voters in Georgia

In the rural hills of Georgia, a state he is seeking to win, Joseph R. Biden…

How Mitch McConnell Delivered Justice Amy Coney Barrett’s Rapid Confirmation

Ignoring cries of blatant hypocrisy, the Senate leader pushed through pre-election approval, capping off his reshaping…

The Pandemic Brought Loss. Now They’re Behind on Rent.

For these families in Queens, bills piled up. “All this hit and it’s hard because you…

Covid-19 Live Updates: Early Study Results Suggest Hope for Lung Recovery

Apathy is making it harder to prevent outbreaks. A school district’s reopening amid an outbreak yielded…

Will the Diamond District Survive?

The pandemic has given the famous stretch of Midtown, long a hub and destination for all…

The Sunday Read: ‘Jim Dwyer, About New York’

A farewell to the late Pulitzer Prize-winning Times journalist.