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During a Senate committee hearing, Dr. Robert Redfield said a face mask may provide better protection against coronavirus than a vaccine. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports the CDC director also offered a timeline as to when a vaccine might be available to most Americans.

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Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr. Anthony Fauci praised how Vermont has handled the coronavirus pandemic and said that a national mask mandate "probably would not work" in the US.

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A mother in Venezuela tells CNN she was quarantined against her will in a motel for 23 days. Doctors say Venezuela's government has been using motels and other makeshift facilities to quarantine patients suspected of having the novel coronavirus, in a bid to keep them from overburdening the …

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CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta and Erica Hill chat with Rosita and some educational experts about how kids can get the best education wherever they may be.

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CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta and Dr. Edith Bracho-Sanchez answer questions submitted by children about going back to school during the coronavirus pandemic. CNN's Erica Hill chats with Big Bird about being prepared to go back to school.

LACONIA — John Prickett, a registered nurse and emergency preparedness coordinator, has seen plenty of flu seasons in his 39 years at Lakes Region General Hospital. But this year his job is a little more strategic, and his goal is a little more pressing.

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Dawn Baker, the first person in the US to receive a shot in the Moderna Phase 3 Covid-19 vaccine trial, speaks to CNN's Poppy Harlow about her decision to volunteer and discusses the lack of minority participation in these trials.

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Demetria Bannister, an elementary school teacher, died of coronavirus complications a week into the start of the school year in South Carolina. The 28-year-old had taught at the Windsor Elementary School in Columbia for five years, CNN affiliate WIS reported.

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CNN senior medical correspondent Elizabeth Cohen discusses a new ad campaign that's encouraging minorities to become study participants in clinical trials for coronavirus vaccines.

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Ugur Sahin, CEO and co-founder of BioNTech, tells CNN's Fred Pleitgen that the U.S.-German cooperation of Pfizer and BioNTech could have a Covid-19 vaccine ready for regulatory approval by the middle of October.

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As many gather to celebrate Labor Day weekend, experts warn that large crowds could lead to coronavirus spikes similar to what the US dealt with following Memorial Day. CNN's Nick Watt reports

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