CLOSE Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, received his first dose of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine. USA TODAYUSA TODAY is keeping track of the news surrounding COVID-19 as a pair of vaccines join the U.S. fight against a virus that has killed more than 320,000 Americans since the first reported fatality in February. Keep refreshing this page for the latest updates on vaccine distribution, including who is getting the shots and where, as well as other COVID-19 news from across the USA TODAY Network. Sign up for our Coronavirus Watch newsletter for updates directly to your inbox, join our Facebook group or scroll through our in-depth answers to reader questions for everything you need to know about the coronavirus.In the headlines: ►New York is conducting tests to ascertain whether the new coronavirus strain that’s spreading rapidly in the United Kingdom has reached the state, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said. All of the approximately 4,000 tests performed so far have come out negative, but the CDC acknowledges the strain might have found its way to America. “Given the small fraction of US infections that have been sequenced, the variant could already be in the United States without having been detected,” the agency wrote on its website.►Antarctica is no longer the only continent

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