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Coronavirus tally: Global cases of COVID-19 edge closer to 30 million, 928,763 deaths and China expects vaccine by Nov.

The global tally for confirmed cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 climbed closer to 30 million on Tuesday, according to data aggregated by Johns Hopkins University, while the death toll rose to 928,763. At least 19.9 million people have recovered. The U.S. has the highest tallies in the world …

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Trump not letting coronavirus guidelines or local rules get in the way of his campaign rallies

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is running as the “law and order” candidate. But that hasn’t stopped him and his campaign from openly defying state emergency orders and flouting his own administration’s coronavirus guidelines as he holds ever-growing rallies in battleground states. Democratic governors and local leaders have urged the …

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Coronavirus update: WHO says record number of new cases — 307,930 — counted worldwide on Sunday

New cases numbers were led by India, which counted 94,372 new infections, followed by the U.S. with 45,523 and Brazil with 43,718, according to WHO data. The Indian spike is due to clusters of cases, and the virus is spreading through community transmission in India and the U.S. There was …

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Coronavirus tally: Global cases of COVID-19 29.0 million, 924,463 deaths and U.S. case tally tops 6.5 million

The global tally for confirmed cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 climbed to 29.0 million on Monday, according to data aggregated by Johns Hopkins University, while the death toll rose to 924,463. At least 19.6 million people have recovered. The U.S. has the highest tallies in the world with …

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Trump told Woodward: ‘Nothing more could have been done’ on coronavirus response

“ “Nothing more could have been done. Nothing more could have been done.” ” That’s what President Donald Trump told journalist Bob Woodward in August of the U.S. government’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, Woodward revealed on CBS’s “60 Minutes” on Sunday night. By that time, more than 167,000 Americans …

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Public health experts grew increasingly uncomfortable as Trump continued to minimize severity of coronavirus crisis

WASHINGTON (AP) — Public health officials were already warning Americans about the need to prepare for the coronavirus threat in early February when President Donald Trump called it “deadly stuff” in a private conversation that has only now has come to light. At the time, the virus was mostly a …

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Pfizer CEO: Coronavirus vaccine could be distributed in U.S. by end of year

The chief executive of Phizer Inc. said Sunday that the pharmaceutical giant should know if its experimental COVID-19 vaccine works by the end of October — and if approved, it could be distributed in the U.S. by the end of the year. In an interview Sunday with CBS News’ “Face …

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Coronavirus update: U.S. case and death tallies keep rising, as Fauci expresses frustration and warns not to look on the bright side

On a somber day for Americans, the number of U.S. cases and deaths resulting from the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 continued to climb to lead the world, prompting Dr. Anthony Fauci to express frustration in the “lack of success” the U.S. has had in containing the outbreak as the pandemic …

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Coronavirus tally: Global COVID-19 cases top 28 million, as U.S. cases rise to 6.4 million

The global tally for confirmed cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 climbed to 28.19 million on Friday, according to data aggregated by Johns Hopkins University, while the death toll rose to 909,927. At least 19.02 million people have recovered. The U.S. has the highest tallies in the world with …

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Under fire for coronavirus revelations, Trump tries to shift attention at Michigan rally

FREELAND, Mich. — Reeling from another crisis of his own making, President Donald Trump tried to refocus attention on his Democratic rival at a rally in battleground Michigan Thursday as he pushed to move past revelations that he purposefully played down the danger of the coronavirus last winter. But the …

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