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Even In COVID-19 Hot Spots, Many Colleges Aren't Aggressively Testing Students

Tuesday, October 06, 2020

Data from more than 1,400 colleges, obtained by NPR, show that most colleges with in-person classes have no clear testing plan or are testing only students who believe they have the coronavirus.


1 In 7 Americans Have Experienced Dangerous Air Quality Due To Wildfires This Year

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Parts of the West Coast experienced very unhealthy or hazardous air from wildfires for the first time ever recorded. Millions endured that smoke for twice as long as the recent average.


America's 200,000 COVID-19 Deaths: Small Cities And Towns Bear A Growing Share

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Early in the pandemic, most deaths occurred in large cities. But now, as COVID-19 spreads across the U.S., smaller communities are suffering many losses as well.


Biden Enters Campaign's Final Stretch With Cash Advantage Over Trump

Monday, September 21, 2020

According to the campaigns, Democrats entered September with about $140 million more cash on hand than Republicans.


Money Tracker: How Much Trump And Biden Have Raised In The 2020 Election

Sunday, September 20, 2020

See the latest campaign finance figures for President Trump and his challenger, former Vice President Joe Biden.


Data Analysis: COVID-19 Is Filling Up Hospitals In Small Cities

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

An NPR data analysis finds that hospital systems in Louisiana, Idaho and Washington state have had to shuffle patients to try to get everyone the care they need.


As Coronavirus Cases Surge, NPR Examines Hospital Capacity

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

A new NPR News data analysis looks at what's been happening in Louisiana, Idaho and Washington and how institutions in those states are handling hospital and ICU bed capacity problems.


From Rent Freezes To Liquor Buybacks: How States Are Helping People Cope

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

With limited resources themselves, states are having to get creative helping residents deal with the COVID-19 economic slowdown. But how much help you can get depends on where you live.


In Large Texas Cities, Access To Coronavirus Testing May Depend On Where You Live

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

An NPR investigation shows that black and Latino neighborhoods in four large Texas cities have fewer coronavirus testing sites, leaving communities blind to potential COVID-19 outbreaks.


How To Make Sense of All The COVID-19 Projections? A New Model Combines Them

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Projections of deaths from COVID-19 vary wildly. How are we to make sense of the differences? One researcher has developed one model that compares and merges them all.


From Puzzles To Plastic Straws: Merch Plays A Key Role In Trump's Fundraising

Sunday, May 03, 2020

With people spending much more time at home due to the coronavirus, a presidential puzzle is just the latest example of the campaign capitalizing on in-the-moment merchandise.


Mobile Phone Data Show More Americans Are Leaving Their Homes, Despite Orders

Friday, May 01, 2020

Emerging data suggest that though people altered their habits during the first month of America's response to the pandemic, that cooperation has since leveled off and — eventually — decreased.


Tracking The Money Race Behind The Presidential Campaign

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

See which 2020 presidential candidate has raised the most money, who has spent the most, where a candidate's funding comes from — and how the Democrats stack up against President Trump.


Model Revisions Have Rare Good News About Coronavirus Pandemic

Thursday, April 09, 2020

Newly released revisions to a well-respected COVID-19 model translates into good news for the United States. The number of Americans expected to die from the coronavirus has been lowered.


Coronavirus State-By-State Projections: When Will Each State Peak?

Tuesday, April 07, 2020

Wondering how bad the coronavirus crisis is going to get where you live? New modeling offers state-by-state projections.


Want To See What Your City's Pandemic Plan Says? Good Luck.

Thursday, April 02, 2020

NPR reached out to the public health departments serving some of the largest cities in the U.S. Most did not have their most current pandemic response plan posted publicly and many were out of date.


How Many Delegates Do The 2020 Democratic Presidential Candidates Have?

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Candidates need 1,991 delegates to become the Democratic Party's nominee and face President Trump in November. Here's where the candidates stand so far in the primaries.


Biden Outperforming Sanders In Counties With Lower Incomes, More Voters Of Color

Friday, March 06, 2020

An NPR analysis of 1,200 counties across five key demographics offers a first look at how a diverse swath of the country is voting so far in the Democratic presidential primary race.


How The Senate Impeachment Trial Works

Monday, February 03, 2020

Now that the House has impeached President Trump, the process shifts to the Senate, which will vote on whether to convict him. Here is your guide to the steps and the people that matter.


More Teens Than Ever Are Vaping. Here's What We Know About Their Habits

Wednesday, November 06, 2019

New survey data show an estimated 5 million teens use e-cigarettes and nearly 1 million use them daily. Here's more on their favorite brands and flavors.