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Moderna Inc. said it would ask U.S. and European regulators Monday to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine as new study results confirm the shots offer strong protection — ramping up the race to begin limited vaccinations as the coronavirus rampage worsens.

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The nation’s top infectious disease expert said Sunday the U.S. may see “surge upon a surge” of the coronavirus during the coming weeks, and he does not expect current recommendations around social distancing to be relaxed before Christmas.

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No. 3 Ohio State’s game at Illinois on Saturday has been canceled because the Buckeyes have had a spike of COVID-19 cases this week, leaving the Big Ten’s best team precariously close to being ineligible to play for the conference title.

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Kim Jong Un has ordered at least two people executed, banned fishing at sea and locked down the capital as part of efforts to guard against the coronavirus and its economic damage, South Korea’s spy agency says.

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For years, Erin and Charles McFall, of Conyers, have made it a family tradition to head over to Stone Mountain Park ever...

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An updating count of reported coronavirus cases in Georgia with a county-by-county Georgia map and the latest news on responses to the virus outbreak in the state. From the Atlanta Journal-Constitution