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The number of families home schooling their children doubled during the pandemic, according to a survey by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Federal health officials haven't made an official recommendation about whether or when people should get a COVID booster shot. But people are looking for, and sometimes getting, them, local health officials said. 

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Vaccinated people can carry as much virus as others, study shows.

“It's an American blessing that we have vaccines for each and every American. It’s such a shame to squander that blessing," President Joe Biden said.

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Some businesses have cited concerns over the delta variant and the safety of their staff as reasons to reintroduce some pandemic protocols.

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention changed course Tuesday on some masking guidelines, recommending that even vaccinated people return to wearing masks indoors in parts of the United States where the delta variant of the coronavirus is fueling infection surges.