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Miles Martinez had to be intubated and placed in a medically induced coma for 17 days, during which he lost 40 pounds.

I’m a healthy 34-year-old who spent 17 days in a coma after contracting COVID-19. Now I’m trying to keep my barbershop in business.

Miles Martinez says that 80% of his staff was infected with COVID-19, though he was hit particularly hard.
Kassel and her father celebrating his birthday.

There’s a frightening loophole in the COVID-19 treatment plan, and my 81-year-old father and thousands of other elderly patients have fallen thr...

Masks, six-foot distances, and hand-washing means nothing if positive patients are being released into the general population.
Amazon boxes are seen stacked for delivery in the Manhattan borough of New York City

Exclusive: Over 30 Amazon employees test positive for COVID-19 at warehouse outside NYC

There have been over 30 workers infected with the coronavirus at the Amazon fulfillment center in Carteret, New Jersey, according to tips confirmed by Business Insider.

A photojournalist captured aerial pictures of a mass grave being built in New York City before police confiscated his drone

As the NYC death toll from COVID-19 nears 10,000 and city morgues become overwhelmed, the number of burials on Hart Island has spiked.
Me in New Orleans.

I moved to New York City from New Orleans — here are 10 things I miss most about living in the South

I lived in New Orleans for four years while I was attending school there, and now that I'm gone, there are certain things I miss about Southern life.
Michelin-starred NYC restaurant Jeju Noodle Bar was vandalized with racist graffiti.

An NYC Michelin-starred restaurant was vandalized with racist graffiti as attacks against Asian-American workers are on the rise

"Getting sick and people attacking us, that's obviously in the back of our minds. But we have no choice, we have to work."
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti speaks during a Los Angeles County Health Department press conference on the novel coronavirus, (COVID-19)on March 4, 2020 in Los Angeles, California, along with Los Angeles County Public Health director Barbara Ferrer(L) and Supervisor Hilda Solis(2ndR).

LA Mayor says ban on large-scale events could last until 2021

"It seems very unlikely that people would gather in any sort of capacity this year," the spokesperson for Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said.
A closeup of the Cronut, a dessert made famous by Dominique Ansel.

You can take a free virtual baking class hosted by Dominique Ansel, the pastry chef who invented the famous Cronut

The creator of the Cronut, frozen s'mores, and other clever desserts is hosting a free, live-streamed Q&A and baking event on Saturday at 2 p.m. ET.
Healthcare workers who helped create the ventilator prototype. From left to right: Drew Copeland, RPSGT; Dr. Thomas Tolbert, Dr. Brian Mayrsohn, and Dr. Hooman Poor.

A NYC hospital has figured out how to turn sleep apnea machines it got from Elon Musk into ventilators for coronavirus patients

Amid the shortage of ventilators in New York, a hospital in Manhattan is converting sleep apnea machines into ventilators for COVID-19 patients.
Wildlife Conservation Society

A tiger at the Bronx Zoo tested positive for COVID-19 after coming into contact with an asymptomatic caretaker

A caretaker at the zoo who had COVID-19 but was asymptomatic infected the tiger, the zoo said on Sunday.