"It's a bigger problem than we thought it would be at this point," former FDA chief Dr. Scott Gottlieb said Monday.
The number of people hospitalized with Covid-19 was growing by 5% or more in 23 states, based on a seven-day moving average, according to Covid Tracking Project.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is holding a news conference Monday as the state continues to push forward with its reopening.
Rep. Kevin Brady told CNBC on Monday that wearing masks and social distancing are the best ways to combat rising infections, not closing the economy again.
Danny Altmann, professor of immunology at Imperial College London, said it was not a "safe bet" to rely on immunity to Covid-19 as a strategy for coping with the pandemic.
The findings of the WHO's survey are the latest example of how the coronavirus is exacerbating pre-existing crises.
U.S. stock futures soared Monday as investors looked to build on last week's momentum, which propelled the Nasdaq to another record high.
The experts argue the WHO needs to give more weight to the role of the airborne spread of Covid-19, The New York Times reported on Saturday.
Over the Fourth of July holiday weekend, Florida and Texas faced a surge of cases, leaving state and local governments struggling to gain the upper hand in containment efforts.
Hospitals in Houston, Texas are on track to be overwhelmed in approximately two weeks as coronavirus cases mount, Mayor Sylvester Turner said on Sunday.