It's been one year since the World Health Organization declared the novel coronavirus a global pandemic. Follow here for the latest.This week's news coverage of the coronavirus toggled between retrospectives about the one-year anniversary of the pandemic and forward-looking reports about vaccines and variants.

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Knight-Swift: Q1 Earnings Snapshot
April 21, 2021AP News
Knight-Swift: Q1 Earnings Snapshot
Medical center starts program for post-COVID ‘long-haulers’
April 21, 2021AP News
Medical center starts program for post-COVID ‘long-haulers’
Bad offshore weather delays SpaceX crew launch until Friday
April 21, 2021AP News
Bad offshore weather delays SpaceX crew launch until Friday
Maine: College requires COVID-19 shots; Walk-ups in Windham
April 21, 2021AP News
Maine: College requires COVID-19 shots; Walk-ups in Windham
US-backed Afghan peace meeting postponed as Taliban balk
April 21, 2021AP News
US-backed Afghan peace meeting postponed as Taliban balk
Oxygen supply disruption kills 22 COVID-19 patients in India
April 21, 2021AP News
Oxygen supply disruption kills 22 COVID-19 patients in India
AP source: Garland to announce Minneapolis police probe
April 21, 2021AP News
AP source: Garland to announce Minneapolis police probe
With vaccines open to 16- to 17-year-olds, high schools set up shop to give the shots
April 21, 2021MSNBC
With vaccines open to 16- to 17-year-olds, high schools set up shop to give the shots
Large state survey shows stress, fatigue among pharmacists at chain stores
April 21, 2021MSNBC
Large state survey shows stress, fatigue among pharmacists at chain stores
Foxconn plant, once touted by Trump as a 13,000-job juggernaut, will now create just 1,500 jobs
April 21, 2021MSNBC
Foxconn plant, once touted by Trump as a 13,000-job juggernaut, will now create just 1,500 jobs
'Relief and sadness' as Derek Chauvin verdict watched around the world
April 21, 2021MSNBC
'Relief and sadness' as Derek Chauvin verdict watched around the world
Investigation ensues after man dies in Alameda police custody
April 21, 2021KRON4
Investigation ensues after man dies in Alameda police custody
WATCH: Pelosi thanks George Floyd for ‘sacrificing’ his life for justice
April 21, 2021KRON4
WATCH: Pelosi thanks George Floyd for ‘sacrificing’ his life for justice
Justice Department to investigate Minneapolis police practices
April 21, 2021KRON4
Justice Department to investigate Minneapolis police practices
From Minecraft to Zoom calls, we've all spent much of the pandemic on our screens. But are we ready for the metaverse?
April 21, 2021USA Today
From Minecraft to Zoom calls, we've all spent much of the pandemic on our screens. But are we ready for the metaverse?
'This was a moment that wasn't meant for us': Timberwolves dedicate game ball to George Floyd's family
April 21, 2021USA Today
'This was a moment that wasn't meant for us': Timberwolves dedicate game ball to George Floyd's family
Flush with cash, affluent Americans are chasing million dollar listings
April 20, 2021USA Today
Flush with cash, affluent Americans are chasing million dollar listings
China Warplanes Are Flying Near Taiwan in Record Numbers
April 21, 2021Newsweek
China Warplanes Are Flying Near Taiwan in Record Numbers
Dark tourism takes to the sky above Chernobyl
April 21, 2021CNN
Dark tourism takes to the sky above Chernobyl
Chauvin will be sentenced in 8 weeks
April 21, 2021CNN
Chauvin will be sentenced in 8 weeks
Top Navalny associates detained ahead of protests in Russia
April 21, 2021AP News
Top Navalny associates detained ahead of protests in Russia