Texas Tech University (TTU) in Lubbock, Texas is one institution that is moving forward with plans for face-to-face classes come August 24, but their president, Dr. Lawrence Schovanec, says they are prepared to pivot should the situation call for it. Since March, the coronavirus has already cost the school about $65 million.
Doctors knew antibiotics weren’t effective against the coronavirus, but they feared patients could develop life-threatening bacterial co-infections and used them anyway, raising concerns about antibiotic resistance. Dr. Jeffrey Strich, a researcher and physician at The National Institutes of Health Clinical Center sits down with Fox News Digital to explain how the COVID-19 pandemic has contributed to the mounting resistance to antibiotics and how this plight will raise the death toll in the United States.
Republican congressman Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., says he has ‘no choice’ but to buck party lines and vote for Democrats’ new $3 trillion coronavirus relief package, known as the Heroes Act. The legislation includes $875 billion for cash for state and local governments, something King says New York desperately needs.