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Dozens of prison inmates and workers are infected with coronavirus in California

Dozens of prison inmates and workers have tested positive for the coronavirus, California state officials reported Tuesday, marking a significant increase in cases since last week. Prisoners infected: Eighteen inmates ...

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Covid-19 death rate rises in US counties with high air pollution, study says

You are more likely to die from Covid-19 if you live in a county in the United States with higher levels of long-term air pollution, according to new research released ...

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There are at least 398,809 coronavirus cases in the United States, including 12,895 deaths

There are at least 398,809 cases of coronavirus in the United States, including at least 12,895 deaths, according to Johns Hopkins University’s tally. On Tuesday, 30,613 new cases and 1,909 ...

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Trump’s trade adviser warned the White House in January coronavirus could become “full-blown pandemic”

President Trump’s trade adviser Peter Navarro fired off an internal flare at the White House in late January, warning in a memo that the coronavirus could become a “full-blown pandemic,” ...

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New York City reports a record 800-plus coronavirus deaths in one day

The number of deaths from the novel coronavirus continued to reach grim milestones, with more than 800 fatalities reported Tuesday in New York City, according to city health officials. The ...

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Illinois official: We should not have to “compete with our own allies” for supplies

Illinois state officials are frustrated with the federal government’s response and states’ ability to get much needed supplies in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. Illinois State Comptroller Susana Mendoza ...

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A Missouri school district has suspended meal deliveries after two bus drivers died

A school district in Missouri has suspended the home delivery of meals to students following the deaths of two school bus drivers. The Ferguson-Florissant district serves students in a northeastern ...

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More than 5,400 coronavirus patients have died in New York

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said at least 5,489 people across the state have died from coronavirus — that’s up from 4,758 yesterday “That is the largest single day increase,” ...

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New York City mayor says half a million New Yorkers are unemployed — or soon will be

Economic difficulties due to the coronavirus pandemic are worsening, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said at a news conference this morning. “When it comes to the economic battle, ...

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Trump angrily lashes out when confronted with critiques of coronavirus response

President Donald Trump’s contempt for science and disdain for experts who question his political narratives are driving his increasingly defensive and brittle management of the coronavirus pandemic. Trump was short-tempered ...

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