Biden pledges to take COVID-19 vaccine and retain top doctor Fauci

World Dec 4, 2020

Biden pledges to take COVID-19 vaccine and retain top doctor Fauci

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden said on Thursday he would publicly take a coronavirus vaccine to demonstrate its safety to the public and pledged to retain the nation's top adviser on the pandemic, Anthony Fauci, when he takes office next month. "People have lost faith in ...

Fauci says Trump campaign ad twists his words on virus

World / Politics Oct 12, 2020

Fauci says Trump campaign ad twists his words on virus

Top government scientist Anthony Fauci said Sunday that an ad aired by Donald Trump's re-election campaign was edited to make him seem to endorse the president's handling of the coronavirus pandemic. "In my nearly five decades of public service, I have never publicly endorsed any ...

Trump ditches new tone on coronavirus to tout bogus theories

World Jul 29, 2020

Trump ditches new tone on coronavirus to tout bogus theories

U.S. President Donald Trump's much heralded new tone on the coronavirus pandemic evaporated Tuesday in a burst of misleading medical speculation, criticism for his own top virus expert, and praise for an eccentric preacher-doctor touting conspiracy theories. Just a week ago, Trump sought to get ...

Top U.S. doctor warns of virus dangers as nations begin to reopen

World May 13, 2020

Top U.S. doctor warns of virus dangers as nations begin to reopen

France began reopening schools on Tuesday and Russia and India started getting back to work as the top U.S. infectious disease expert warned that relaxing coronavirus lockdowns too quickly could have serious consequences. U.S. government immunologist Dr. Anthony Fauci's stark words fed concerns that even ...

Anthony Fauci says hopes for NFL season rest on coronavirus testing

Football May 12, 2020

Anthony Fauci says hopes for NFL season rest on coronavirus testing

The NFL's chances of playing out its planned 256-game schedule will depend upon containing the conronavirus outbreak and testing results, according to COVID-19 pandemic expert Dr. Anthony Fauci. Fauci, a leader among the White House Coronavirus Task Force advising the U.S. government on the deadly ...

Anthony Fauci: America's love affair with an elderly epidemiologist

World Apr 20, 2020

Anthony Fauci: America's love affair with an elderly epidemiologist

Move over, Ruth Bader Ginsburg. There is a new feisty supersenior in Washington who is captivating American hearts. Anthony Fauci is everywhere these days, not just as the straight-talking coronavirus point man at President Donald Trump's daily pandemic briefings, but on T-shirts, coffee mugs and, ...