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Oregon orders two-week ‘freeze’ across state amid ‘alarming spike’ in Covid cases and hospitalizations

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown on Friday announced a “two-week freeze” on most activities and non-essential business across the state to curb what she described as an “alarming spike” in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations. The new restrictions, which are set to start Wednesday and run through […]

‘It’s like politicizing toilet paper.’ A member of Biden’s COVID-19 panel surveys the task ahead

New York University physician and epidemiologist Céline Gounder serves on President-elect Joe Biden’s new coronavirus task force. Céline Gounder By Warren CornwallNov. 13, 2020 , 11:20 AM Science’s COVID-19 reporting is supported by the Pulitzer Center and the Heising-Simons Foundation. Céline Gounder has straddled the worlds […]