Fauci says US is turning the corner on COVID surge

ASSOCIATED PRESS Infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci responds to Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., as he testifies on July 20 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, Pool)

Nurse Jennifer Ulloa administers a COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination clinic in Whispering Pines, Calif. (Elias Funez/The Union via AP)

WASHINGTON — The U.S. is turning the corner on the most recent surge in COVID-19 cases and more people need to get vaccinated to keep infections on a declining trend, infectious disease specialist Anthony Fauci said.