CNN's Natasha Chen describes a hostile encounter with a beachgoer while reporting on location in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Several people who attended a high school swim party in Arkansas have contracted Covid-19, Gov. Asa Hutchinson told reporters. Hutchinson stands firm the state's decision to lift restrictions, claiming the rise in cases is due to "greater testing and tracing."
Eddie Sutton, the first college basketball coach to lead four different schools to the NCAA tournament, has died at age 84, his family said in a statement.
White House coronavirus response coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx said that there is "clear scientific evidence" that masks work, adding that the US needs to do much better at finding asymptomatic cases as the country reopens.
"Different parts of the U.S. are experiencing this pandemic in very different ways," science writer Ed Yong says. However, "Americans are actually strangely united in their attitudes and behaviors," which "stands in stark contrast to these views of people breaking public health advice, going…
Video posted by a reporter shows partiers crowded together in a pool at the Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, this Memorial Day weekend. The gathering violates social distancing measures intended to limit the spread of Covid-19.