Coronavirus live updates: US reports 174K new cases, 1,700 deaths Sunday
By Michelle Ewing, Bob D'Angelo, Theresa Seiger, Kelli Dugan and Natalie Dreier, Cox Media Group National Content Desk
Millions of people across the U.S. and worldwide have been diagnosed with COVID-19 since the novel coronavirus was first detected in China in late 2019. Hundreds of thousands of people have died of the viral infection.
Photos: First Americans vaccinated against COVID-19 receive second dose Registered Nurse (RN) Sandra Lindsay receives a second dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center in the Queens borough of New York, U.S., on Monday, Jan. 4, 2021. (Shannon Stapleton/Reuters/Bloomberg via Getty Images)