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Operation Warp Speed bought 100 million doses of Pfizer's and Moderna's vaccines before results came in. That $3.5 billion bet is paying off.


The White House considered tapping Elon Musk for a celebrity COVID-19 PSA, despite the billionaire repeatedly sharing virus misinformation


A senior Trump administration official reportedly offered Santa performers early COVID-19 vaccines for starring in a $250 million public awareness campaign



Controversial tech firm Palantir is reportedly building a data tool to help US authorities allocate COVID-19 vaccines


Health secretary Alex Azar says all Americans who want a vaccine could get one by spring 2021


A top Trump administration lawyer reportedly said a plan to send $200 prescription-drug coupons to seniors may be illegal



The CDC reversed course yet again, removing widely condemned language about not testing asymptomatic people for the coronavirus


CDC guidelines discouraging people from getting COVID-19 tests was published by Trump officials despite objections from scientists, report says


5 takeaways from the US coronavirus vaccine plan


The Trump administration just pulled coronavirus data out of the CDC's hands, and it means Americans can't see where hospital beds are filled


Inside a secretive government project to track coronavirus data that's now at the centre of a Trump controversy


The US government's supply of remdesivir — the only drug proved to treat the coronavirus — is due to run out at the end of June



'We follow the facts wherever they lead': Inspector general who was demoted after Trump attacked her speaks out on the importance of independent oversight


The federal government finally announced initial plans to distribute Gilead's coronavirus drug remdesivir after days of confusion


Robert Kadlec, the Trump administration's top official for addressing biological threats, awarded a $2 billion contract to a company he used to advise


New HHS spokesman Michael Caputo deleted racist coronavirus tweets



HHS chief Alex Azar chose a former labradoodle breeder with minimal public health experience to lead the department's coronavirus response


Trump abruptly ousts the Pentagon's acting watchdog, who was tasked with overseeing the implementation of the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package


Trump dismissed a government report — based on surveys from more than 300 hospitals — detailing 'severe' shortages in COVID-19 tests and protective equipment


Hackers attacked a US health agency's computer system in an attempt to slow down its COVID-19 response