The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 3,194 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, including 23 additional deaths, on Saturday.
The number of lives lost, as compiled by Johns Hopkins University, is bigger than Chicago (2.7 million) and equivalent to Philadelphia and Dallas combined.
Some Capitol staffers and reporters have not yet received both rounds of their vaccine. One reporter asked Cruz to put a mask on while he gave a press conference last month. "Uh, yeah, when I'm talking in front of the TV cameras I'm not going to wear a mask," Cruz told the reporter. "And all of us have been immunized, so..."
The city of Chicago announced plans Friday to open a COVID-19 vaccination program at a hospital where vaccine shipments were paused after reports the hospital acted with favoritism in dispensing the treatment.
All inmates will be provided the opportunity to receive a COVID-19 vaccination by mid-May, the Federal Bureau of Prisons announced Thursday.
One Chicago suburb is planning for big summer concerts - with no masks required.
Public health officials on Friday announced another 3,866 new cases of the coronavirus in Illinois and 21 additional deaths.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it has identified a comparatively small group of fully vaccinated people who have reported “breakthrough” COVID-19 infections, which should be “expected.”
FEMA said it was inundated with over 1 million calls from people requesting assistance with COVID-19-related funeral expenses on its first day of application processing.
Cook County Health will release 10,000 first-dose COVID-19 vaccines Friday.
Here are some answers to common questions about COVID-19 vaccine cards, including what happens if it is lost or damaged.
Illinois health officials on Thursday said another 3,581 people tested positive for the coronavirus while another 40 people died from the disease.
The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell sharply last week to 576,000, a hopeful sign that layoffs are easing as the economy recovers from the pandemic recession.
Dr. Bala Hota from Rush University Medical Center talks about the long-term effects of COVID-19 on patients.
Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine will remain in limbo for a while longer after government health advisers declared Wednesday that they need more evidence to decide if a handful of unusual blood clots were linked to the shot — and if so, how big the risk really is.
The price of lumber in America has more than doubled over the last year and it's causing many people to be priced out of buying new homes.
The Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday, April 14 against the Evers' administration capacity limits.
Moderna CEO Stéphane Bancel said he anticipates the world will see many coronavirus variants over “the next year or so” and hopes to have a booster shot by the fall.
Public health officials on Wednesday announced another 3,536 new cases of the coronavirus in Illinois and 31 additional deaths.
As states continue to reopen, daily coronavirus cases in the United States are beginning to rise again, triggering worry among experts of a new COVID-19 surge.