The U.S. military said on March 2 it is no longer requiring masks indoors at the Pentagon after new COVID-19 guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The U.S. Defense Department said it awarded on January 7 a contract to Revival Health Inc. for 13.3 million COVID-19 at-home test kits as part of President Joe Biden’s plan to make available 500 million test kits.

New York City will require public school teachers and staff to get vaccinated against Covid-19, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Aug. 23, part of a push to get more residents inoculated and slow the spread of the highly contagious Delta variant.

U.S. President Donald Trump will seek $2.5 billion from Congress to fight the coronavirus epidemic, and U.S. and South Korean militaries are considering scaling back joint training as the virus spreads in Europe and the Middle East.

The U.S. FDA and Department of Defense launched a program to speed up the development of drugs that could be used by military personnel.

Three members of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee said Mylan NV appears to have greatly overcharged the military for its lifesaving allergy treatment EpiPen.

The Pentagon is set to announce later on Thursday that it will halt operations at nine labs that handle viruses and bacteria such as anthrax, USA Today reported, citing U.S. defense officials. Officials found procedures at the labs inadequate, USA Today said, and it is unclear how long activities at those locations will be on […]