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Pandemic 2020

Six feet apart and 14 days alone

GALLERIES: Pandemic 2020

Inside Pfizer's race to produce the world's biggest supply of COVID vaccine

"Our first engineering trial . . . was an absolute and utter failure," said Pat McEvoy, Pfizer's senior director of operations and engineering at the Kalamazoo plant.

Hospitals considering COVID-19 vaccination mandates for employees

In a Texas case, a federal judge rejected Houston Methodist Hospital employees’ claim that the hospital’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy was unlawful.

‘No normal’ for the incomparable East Lyme Class of 2021

The 261 graduates, described in turn as resilient, imperfect, incomparable and strong, were sent off Wednesday well prepared for the challenges of the rest of their lives.

Thinner Mints: Girl Scouts have millions of unsold cookies

The 109-year-old organization says the coronavirus — not thinner demand for Thin Mints — is the main culprit.

Rhode Island scales back COVID-19 testing strategy

The state was testing about 125,000 people per week in April, but that has since fallen to about 50,000 per week.

Pandemic 2020 VIDEOS


COVID warning serious, Lamont's options shrinking

Gov. Lamont must take with great seriousness a warning from doctors that a failure to act now in shutting down segments of the economy could cost more lives.

More tough choices in confronting tough enemy

In Connecticut, at least, the vast majority of us dutifully slip on our masks to shop, to work, to live some public life. It has become terribly routine.

Tell it like it is

Dr. Fauci should no longer feel any compunction to get White House clearances before media appearances or to paper over differences.

COVID-19: Still in the thick of it

Collectively, the news of recent days is a wakeup call that the threat posed by this pandemic is not over, not by a long shot.