Leslie Thompson and her daughter Sali at their house in Phoenix, Arizona

Leslie Thompson, originally from Dublin, lives in Phoenix, Arizona working as a program manager with Intel. When did you leave Irelan(...)

Dr Robert Redfield, director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images

The rapid spread of coronavirus in the southern hemisphere suggests it is likely to flare up again in the US this autumn and winter, raising the possi(...)

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr Anthony Fauci is one of the three men now in quarantine. Photograph: Carlos Barria/Reuters

Three senior officials guiding the US response to the coronavirus pandemic were in self-quarantine on Saturday after coming into contact with someone (...)

 People walk down the San Jacinto street, in Sevilla, Spain, Sunday, on the first day in which minors are allowed an hour a day walk since lockdown was ordered in Spain 43 days ago in an attempt to flatten the coronavirus curve. Photograph: Jose Manule Vidal/EPA

Global coronavirus cases are now nearing the 3 million mark, according to Johns Hopkins University, with 2,971,669 confirmed. At least 206,549 people (...)

A cat is looked over at the clinic at the San Diego Humane Society on Tuesday. Photograph: AFP via Getty Images

Two cats in New York have become the first pets in the United States to test positive for the new coronavirus but there is no evidence pets can spread(...)

Current World Health Organisation  recommendations are that face masks are of use in clinical situations and may also prevent the spread of disease if worn when someone has a cough or Covid-19 symptoms. Photograph: Vivek Prakash/AFP via Getty Images

Should we all be wearing face masks during the pandemic? Current World Health Organisation (WHO) recommendations are that face masks are of use in cl(...)

A computer image created by Nexu Science Communication together with Trinity College in Dublin, shows a model structurally representative of a betacoronavirus which is the type of virus linked to Covid-19. Photograph: Nexu Science Communication/Reuters.

This is a series of regular updates from Irish Times Environment & Science Editor Kevin O’Sullivan on scientific initiatives and developments on c(...)

The Grand Princess: At least 20 people aboard fell ill returning to its home port of San Francisco from a voyage to Hawaii. Photograph: Interpress/AFP via Getty Images

An ocean liner that previously carried two passengers who contracted the coronavirus was barred on Wednesday from returning to its home port of San Fr(...)

 Bernie Sanders during a rally last week in Richmond, Virginia. Markets don’t like Sanders’s agenda. Photograph:  Zach Gibson/Getty Images

Billionaire bond manager Jeffrey Gundlach reckons commentators are overstating the coronavirus role in last week’s sell-off, saying markets are also “(...)

Disinfection professionals wearing protective gear prepare to disinfect against the coronavirus (COVID-19) on Thursday in Seoul, South Korea. Photograph: Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images

A woman working as a tour bus guide in Japan has tested positive for coronavirus for a second time, raising fears that the virus may remain dormant in(...)

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