Live Covid-19 Tracker and Updates

President Trump acknowledged that an authorized vaccine for ‘every American’ may not be distributed until next year. Nearly 1,000 casino employees have tested positive in Las Vegas.

Posted on 18 September 2020 | 10:31 pm

How a Savior of Rwanda, Paul Rusesabagina, Became Its Captive

Paul Rusesabagina went from the world’s most famous Rwandan to a prisoner of his political nemesis, President Paul Kagame, whose government accuses the coolheaded hotelier of murder, arson and terrorism.

Posted on 18 September 2020 | 10:31 pm

New York, a City on Its Own

The city has been failed by the federal government — and by leaders closer to home.

Posted on 18 September 2020 | 10:30 pm

C.D.C., TikTok, Rosh Hashana: Your Friday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

Posted on 18 September 2020 | 10:19 pm

Wall Street is down for the third week in a row after stocks tumbled again.

Posted on 18 September 2020 | 10:18 pm

No, a Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Didn’t Partner With a Pro-Communist Chinese Group

From Daily Distortions, The Times’s project on viral misinformation: An investigation that went viral conflated two nonprofits with the same name.

Posted on 18 September 2020 | 10:18 pm

Early Voting Begins in Four States

Voters are casting ballots in Virginia, Wyoming, South Dakota and Minnesota, where Joe Biden and President Trump will campaign today. Here’s the latest.

Posted on 18 September 2020 | 10:18 pm

A Coronavirus Infection Complicates Portland-Area Firefighting Efforts

A fire incident management team went into temporarily isolation this week in Washington State after a member of a resupply crew tested positive for the coronavirus.

Posted on 18 September 2020 | 10:10 pm