Coronavirus

Laughs have run out for these vile Cuomo bros: Devine

The karma train comes for us all in the end, and it has mowed down the Cuomo brothers with a delicious savagery.

NIH Director: 'Certainly possible that this is not the last emerging variant'

Omicron is likely not the last COVID-19 variant that will cause a "lot of concern," the director of the National Institutes of Health warned on Sunday.

Season's greetings? Vaxxed face 'low' risk at holiday gatherings: surgeon general

US Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy on Sunday said that vaccinated Americans can still gather for the holidays with "low" risk amid the spread of the concerning, new Omicron variant.

FDA in talks to streamline authorization of Omicron-specific vaccine

The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Sunday that federal regulators are in talks to fast-track the authorization process for an Omicron-specific vaccine.

Fauci says Biden administration reevaluating Omicron travel bans

Dr. Anthony Fauci said the restrictions to South Africa, where the variant first was detected, and seven other countries were a preemptive measure.

Omicron variant may have picked up a piece of common virus: experts

Researchers from Nference, a Cambridge, Massachusetts-based data analytics firm, found a piece of genetic code in Omicron that is present in the virus that can bring about a cold.

Connecticut confirms first Omicron case, linked back to NYC convention

A fully vaccinated man in his 60s from Hartford County developed "mild symptoms" on Nov. 27 after coming in contact with a family member who had been to New York...

Letters to the Editor — Dec. 5, 2021

New York Post readers weigh in on out-of-touch Seth Rogen, the death of theater titan Stephen Sondheim, Rep. Tom Suozzi’s centrism, Putin’s power, fetus reality, and phony Fauci.

Omicron variant spreads to six more US states

The new Omicron variant has been detected in six more states – bringing the overall total of states with cases to 11.

Federal election agency has not accounted for $74m of COVID-19 voting aid

The Election Assistance Commission has still not accounted for $74 million worth of election aid given to states in 2020 during COVID-19.