United States, Epidemic, Level 5: COVID-19 pandemic – United States [Update 185]

Update 2021-03-08: On Monday (08 March), the US Center for Disease Control (CDC) recommended a number of relaxations for people who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Among other things vaccinated people can again gather indoors without wearing face masks. Unless they show symptoms, they will no longer need to quarantine or be tested if they come in contact with someone that has been infected with COVID-19. Additionally, vaccinated people can also visit unvaccinated people from another household without having to wear face masks or abiding by social distancing requirements.