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Fox News host Tucker Carlson. Photo: Chelsea Guglielmino via Getty Images

About 20 protestors from an anti-fascist group gathered outside the Washington, D.C. home of Fox News host Tucker Carlson Wednesday night, pounding on the front door and chanting, "We know where you sleep at night," reports the Washington Post.

Why it matters: Demonstrating outside Carlson's home, where his wife and four children also live, is a noted escalation of the trend of Trump allies being confronted in public spaces like restaurants. Twitter has since suspended the account of Smash Racism DC, the group that organized the protest and shared Carlson's address in a tweet. Per the Post, one of the account's now-deleted tweets read, "Tonight you’re reminded that we have a voice. Tonight, we remind you that you are not safe either."

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USAID chief tests positive for coronavirus

An Air Force cargo jet delivers USAID supplies to Russia earlier this year. Photo: Mikhail Metzel/TASS via Getty Images

The acting administrator of the United States Agency for International Development informed senior staff Wednesday he has tested positive for coronavirus, two sources familiar with the call tell Axios.

Why it matters: John Barsa, who staffers say rarely wears a mask in their office, is the latest in a series of senior administration officials to contract the virus. His positive diagnosis comes amid broader turmoil at the agency following the election.

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COVID-19 shows a bright future for vaccines

Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios

Promising results from COVID-19 vaccine trials offer hope not just that the pandemic could be ended sooner than expected, but that medicine itself may have a powerful new weapon.

Why it matters: Vaccines are, in the words of one expert, "the single most life-saving innovation ever," but progress had slowed in recent years. New gene-based technology that sped the arrival of the COVID vaccine will boost the overall field, and could even extend to mass killers like cancer.

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Beware a Thanksgiving mirage

Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

Don't be surprised if COVID metrics plunge over the next few days, only to spike next week.

Why it matters: The COVID Tracking Project warns of a "double-weekend pattern" on Thanksgiving — where the usual weekend backlog of data is tacked on to a holiday.