Gov. Kemp Defends COVID-19 StrategyEven though Georgia’s coronavirus infection rate is among the worst in the nation, a spokeswoman for Gov. Brian Kemp pushed back on questions about a lack of progress made in combating COVID-19 in the state.
Georgia, Florida New COVID-19 Cases DeclineGeorgia and Florida are among several states across the US seeing a decline in new coronavirus cases, a US top official said this week, though he warned things could quickly change again if Americans aren't careful.
Coronavirus Surge Renews Overloaded Healthcare System FearsThe worsening coronavirus pandemic hit a series of gloomy peaks across the United States on Tuesday, including over 3,400 new cases in Georgia, renewing fears that more hospitals could be overloaded with COVID-19 patients.
CDC Director: Younger Americans Also Need To Wear MasksA top US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention official made another plea Tuesday for Americans -- especially younger ones -- to wear masks to curb the spread of the coronavirus as case numbers surge across much of the country.
Georgia Stays Course In Reopening After Coronavirus SurgeHoping to slow staggering surges in new case numbers, some states are pausing or rolling back reopening plans. Georgia is not one of them.
CDC: Millions May Have Had Coronavirus Without Knowing ItWith infection numbers rising in more than 30 states, including Georgia, the US set a daily record for new coronavirus cases. And federal health officials warned that the number of people who've been infected is vastly undercounted.
Georgia Sets Another Record High For New Coronavirus CasesFor the second time in four days, Georgia set a new record high for new coronavirus cases, according to the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center.
First Wave Not Over: Georgia New Coronavirus Cases RisingWith half of the states reporting a rise in new cases, including Georgia, one expert warns of 'danger signs' in some parts of the United States.
Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During PandemicAcross the US, many people have taken issue with guidance from health officials -- as the act of wearing a mask to protect others during a pandemic has become a political and cultural flashpoint.