Infectious diseases

Photo credit Security guards stand by at a section of the street outside Toronto's Royal York hotel, which is closed off as NHL teams arrive at the "bubble" ahead of the return of the league's season following a disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic, in Toronto, Sunday, July 26, 2020. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP)
July 27, 2020 - 7:19 pm
Bubble hockey begins: NHL playoff teams adjust to quarantine…
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Photo credit A security guard peers out from behind NHL-branded fencing at the entrance where players arrive at Toronto's Royal York hotel, which is acting as the "bubble" ahead of the return of the league's season following disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Sunday, July 26, 2020. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP)
July 27, 2020 - 7:18 pm
The Latest: 49ers wide receiver James on COVID-19 list…
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Photo credit FILE - In this July, 29, 2016, file photo, Minnesota Vikings trainer Eric Sugarman walks off the field during the first day of the NFL football team's training camp at Mankato State University in Mankato, Minn. Vikings vice president of sports medicine Sugarman has tested positive for COVID-19. Sugarman is in charge of the organization’s virus prevention plan as the infection control officer. The team announced that Sugarman and his family tested positive over the weekend. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King, File)
July 27, 2020 - 7:09 pm
Vikings’ infection control officer tests positive for COVID…
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Photo credit Chicago White Sox manager Ricky Renteria, left, bumps elbows with Minnesota Twins' manager Rocco Baldelli, before the White Sox's home opener baseball game Friday, July 24, 2020, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
July 27, 2020 - 7:02 pm
White Sox manager Renteria not with team, pending tests…
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Photo credit FILE - In this March 12, 2020, file photo, Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby talks to the media after canceling the remaining NCAA college basketball games in the Big 12 Conference tournament due to concerns about the coronavirus in Kansas City, Mo. Big 12 schools still got a strong payout from the conference during the pandemic. The revenue distribution to the league's 10 schools for the 2019-20 school year averages $37.7 million each. That figure announced Friday, May 29, 2020, at the end of the league's virtual spring meetings was down only about $1.1 million a school from last year. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)
July 27, 2020 - 6:48 pm
MLB outbreak reveals college football’s vulnerabilities…
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Photo credit FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, file photo, Gregg Berhalter, right, head coach of the U.S. Men's National Soccer team, instructs some of his players during drills in Bradenton, Fla. The fallout of the coronavirus pandemic could benefit the U.S. soccer team when World Cup qualifying begins in North and Central America and the Caribbean. “If we go to qualifying in empty stadiums, that’s going to change that dynamic considerably, some for the positive and some for the worse,” Berhalter said Tuesday, July 21, 2020. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)
July 27, 2020 - 4:34 pm
And then there were 8: CONCACAF hexagonal becomes octagonal…
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Photo credit FILE - In this 1920 file photo, Charles (Charley) Paddock, second from right, of the USA wins the 100 meters final with his famous "flying finish" at the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp, Belgium. Morris Kirksey, far right, of the USA was second, and Jackson Scholz of USA, left, was fourth. Third place Harry Edward not shown. (AP Photo/File)
July 27, 2020 - 4:18 pm
Planning for Olympics in a pandemic has echoes of 1920 Games…
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Photo credit FILE - Detroit Tigers second baseman Josh Harrison (1) falls after throwing to first base while Chicago White Sox's Tim Anderson, bottom, is out on a fielder's choice during a baseball game in a Friday, April 26, 2019 file photo, in Chicago. Utility player Josh Harrison has signed a one-year contract with the Washington Nationals. The Nationals added the 33-year-old Harrison to their 30-man active roster Monday, July 27, 2020. (AP Photo/Nuccio DiNuzzo, File)
July 27, 2020 - 3:08 pm
INF/OF Harrison to Nationals after release from Phillies…
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Photo credit Nurse Kathe Olmstead, right, gives volunteer Melissa Harting, of Harpersville, N.Y., an injection as the world's biggest study of a possible COVID-19 vaccine, developed by the National Institutes of Health and Moderna Inc., gets underway Monday, July 27, 2020, in Binghamton, N.Y. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)
July 27, 2020 - 2:29 pm
Experimental COVID-19 vaccine is put to its biggest test…
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Photo credit A couple walk past the closed stadium of Spanish 2nd division club Rayo Vallecano in Madrid, Spain, Thursday May 14, 2020. Soccer players in Spain are currently allowed to undergo individual training sessions at their team's training camps, with longer group sessions and full squad practices expected in the coming weeks if the coronavirus pandemic doesn't get worse. La Liga president Javier Tebas has said he hopes the league can restart on June 12. (AP Photo/Paul White)
July 27, 2020 - 12:22 pm
Spanish soccer still in turmoil over suspended 2nd-tier game…
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