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Nov. 20 Coronavirus updates: Latest news about the pandemic

November 20 news about the coronavirus pandemic. Thanksgiving plans may be impacted by the CDC's recent announcement and new statewide safety guidelines.
Bodies wrapped in plastic line the walls of a refrigerated trailer used as a mobile morgue in El Paso, Texas on Nov. 13, 2020.Justin Hamel / AFP - Getty Images

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended Thursday that Americans not travel next week for Thanksgiving. The guidance comes as the nation has seen 1 million new cases in the last week.

The latest Covid-19 data and coverage:

856d ago / 11:10 PM UTC

Donald Trump Jr. tests positive for Covid-19


856d ago / 11:08 PM UTC

Ben Carson says he recovered from Covid-19 after Trump approved use of experimental antibody

856d ago / 10:21 PM UTC

3 more White House aides test positive for coronavirus


856d ago / 9:37 PM UTC

Connecticut surpasses 100,000 Covid-19 cases

856d ago / 9:32 PM UTC

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers says state's hospitals are overwhelmed

856d ago / 9:12 PM UTC

Utah governor to end one-household-gathering rule before Thanksgiving

856d ago / 8:51 PM UTC

Pfizer has applied for emergency use for its Covid-19 vaccine

856d ago / 8:45 PM UTC

Kentucky Gov. called state's surge a "fast-moving train" that's straining healthcare resources

856d ago / 7:20 PM UTC
856d ago / 7:11 PM UTC

S.D. governor's Thanksgiving message filled with misinformation, expert says

856d ago / 6:58 PM UTC

Recent Covid restrictions by city and state

856d ago / 6:51 PM UTC

Rudy Giuliani's son Andrew, a White House staffer, tests positive

856d ago / 6:48 PM UTC

Toronto Raptors to start NBA season in Tampa

856d ago / 6:10 PM UTC

Mexico is fourth country to top over 100,000 Covid deaths

856d ago / 5:56 PM UTC

NYC mayor warns that indoor dining, gyms could soon close

856d ago / 5:48 PM UTC
856d ago / 5:39 PM UTC

Hospitalizations are at all-time high since start of pandemic

856d ago / 5:22 PM UTC
856d ago / 5:12 PM UTC

Hard-hit by Covid-19, Latinos bear mental health burden 8 months into pandemic

856d ago / 4:52 PM UTC

Pelosi emphasizes need for Covid-19 relief package as pandemic worsens

856d ago / 4:25 PM UTC

Former FDA head: Pandemic 'will run its course' for 6-8 weeks before vaccine has impact

856d ago / 4:14 PM UTC

Practical hurdles, cultural distrust in Native communities could hamper vaccine distribution

856d ago / 4:01 PM UTC
856d ago / 3:51 PM UTC

3 New York Giants football players sidelined by positive tests

856d ago / 3:20 PM UTC
856d ago / 2:49 PM UTC

Florida Sen. Rick Scott tests positive for Covid

856d ago / 2:19 PM UTC

Stanford faculty pass resolution condemning Scott Atlas

856d ago / 1:46 PM UTC
856d ago / 1:41 PM UTC

After contacts get Covid, acting Defense Secretary Chris Miller won't isolate

856d ago / 1:20 PM UTC

U.S. crosses 190,000 new daily Covid-19 cases

856d ago / 12:32 PM UTC

Need a negative test before heading to Hawaii, governor says

856d ago / 12:21 PM UTC
856d ago / 12:20 PM UTC

Hong Kong suspends in-person classes for some students for 2 weeks

856d ago / 11:49 AM UTC

Pfizer to apply for emergency use for its Covid-19 vaccine

856d ago / 11:44 AM UTC
856d ago / 11:42 AM UTC

Rachel Maddow says her partner has Covid, at one point thought it 'might kill her'

856d ago / 11:37 AM UTC

European Covid restrictions appear to be paying off, says WHO, as U.S. cases soar

856d ago / 11:16 AM UTC
856d ago / 11:13 AM UTC

N.Y.C. mayor's reason for closing public schools was 'arbitrary,' adviser says

856d ago / 11:12 AM UTC

This Thanksgiving, many opt for 'a plate at the door and some elbow bumps'

856d ago / 11:09 AM UTC