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Here’s what you need to know: Luzerne County Bureau of Elections officials and city employees sorted through and counted mail-in and absentee ballots in Wilkes-Barre, Pa.Credit…Robert Nickelsberg for The New York Times Despite moves by Republicans to subvert the results of the presidential election, Pennsylvania is scheduled to certify its vote results on Monday, and …

November 23, 2020 at 12:11 AM EST Health officials make their final pleas for holiday caution as coronavirus cases spike By Paulina Firozi, Lena H. Sun and Hannah Knowles With nationwide coronavirus hospitalizations topping 80,000 and case counts on the cusp of 200,000 a day, officials and experts are giving their final pleas for caution …

Here’s what you need to know: People walking through a terminal at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago on Friday.Credit…Teresa Crawford/Associated Press The nation’s health experts on Sunday pleaded with Americans to stay home over the Thanksgiving holiday and forgo any plans to travel or celebrate at large family gatherings, even as airports have recorded a …

With the NBA Draft now over, teams around the league will now quickly shift focus to free agency, which is set to open at 6 p.m. ET Friday evening. The league is moving at a rapid pace this offseason, as the regular season starts in a month, with training camp set to begin the first …

With the NBA Draft now over, teams around the league will now quickly shift focus to free agency, which is set to open at 6 p.m. ET Friday evening. The league is moving at a rapid pace this offseason, as the regular season starts in a month, with training camp set to begin the first …

With the NBA Draft now over, teams around the league will now quickly shift focus to free agency, which is set to open at 6 p.m. ET Friday evening. The league is moving at a rapid pace this offseason, as the regular season starts in a month, with training camp set to begin the first …

November 20, 2020 at 6:28 AM EST Trump’s escalating attacks put pressure on vote certification process By David Fahrenthold, Beth Reinhard, Elise Viebeck and Emma Brown The chaotic effort to upend the U.S. presidential election has moved from the courtroom to a series of traditionally mundane events in county seats and state capitals, deliberations now …

South Australian Premier Steven Marshall yesterday issued a rallying call to his state on their first day of lockdown with zero new coronavirus infections in a surprise result. “While we may be physically distanced, I believe we stand together,” he said. “What we do for the next six days will determine whether we are able …

In a series of tweets on Wednesday, Pfizer said it’s coronavirus vaccine candidate, which is being developed in conjunction with BioNTech, was found to be safe and 95% effective in elderly study participants, clearing the way for the companies to file for emergency use authorization from the FDA. Pfizer said it was prepared to file …

Los Angeles County, the most populous in the United States, will implement a host of new restrictions — including a curfew — in an attempt to slow rampant spread of the coronavirus, officials announced Tuesday evening. Beginning Friday, restaurants, bars, breweries and wineries must close from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m., while all businesses allowed …