- Coronavirus refreshes: More than 1 million COVID-19 cases around the world
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is exhorting inhabitants who go out in the open to cover their nose and mouth with a handkerchief, scarf or veil. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti made a comparative declaration medium-term.
As of Thursday evening, there were more than 1 million coronavirus cases worldwide and more than 52,000 passings, as per Johns Hopkins University. The U.S. has been hit hard by the pandemic, with more than 244,000 COVID-19 cases and more than 5,900 passings.
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A record 6.65 million Americans petitioned for joblessness a week ago.
The Democratic National Convention has been deferred until August.