The highly anticipated road map, which Baker laid out Monday, outlines four phases of re-opening, each lasting for at least three weeks. (Photo: Nicolaus Czarnecki/Pool, Video: Handout)
This is what it’s like to get tested for COVID-19
Somerville offered all residents free testing, regardless of whether they’re showing symptoms of COVID-19. So I took them up on the offer. (Video by Steve Annear and Shelby Lum|Globe Staff)
An hour on the COVID ICU overnight shift
Bianca Dintino's overnight shift as the COVID ICU charge nurse is a steady stream of patient alarms and PPE quick changes at Tufts Medical Center May 4. (Video by Caitlin Healy/Globe Staff, Photo by Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff)
The seven-day rate of positive tests, which is calculated from total tests, stayed steady at 0.9 percent. The lowest observed figure for that metric — a number watched closely by state officials — is 0.8 percent. 4:14 p.m.
A new study by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of coronavirus cases among school-aged children says that COVID-19 has been confirmed twice as often in adolescents as in younger children. 3:28 p.m.
A major obstacle lies ahead for many voters to be able to mail in their ballot for the general election: the state’s eviction moratorium is slated to end on October 17 — just weeks before Election Day. 11:41 a.m.