CDC issues Thanksgiving travel warning as COVID-19 cases soar
The CDC has issued a Thanksgiving travel warning as cases rise before the holiday, and Pfizer files for emergency use authorization for its vaccine.
Pfizer's potential vaccine has created high hopes as officials are still urging social distancing and other safe practices as COVID-19 cases skyrocket. A record-breaking 150,000 COVID-19 cases were reported in the U.S. in just one day on Thursday, and that increase is straining hospitals' resources. CBS News correspondent David Begnaud reports from Harwood Heights, Illinois, outside Chicago, and Dr. Bob Lahita joined CBSN to discuss the safety measures being taken across the country and how to have a safe Thanksgiving celebration. NBC News Correspondent Gabe Gutierrez brings the latest from Montana where the state reported its second highest daily Covid-19 cases since the pandemic began. Aired on 10/30/2020. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have released new guidance for Thanksgiving to prevent the further spread of COVID-19 as cases rise nationwide.