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Facebook releases national map showing coronavirus symptoms

Facebook Inc. FB on Monday made available a national map of how counties are impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. The map, which tracks coronavirus symptoms and is in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University, provides a percentage of people per county who have self-reported symptoms of the disease. Navajo County in …

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Moderna coronavirus vaccine effort to get $483 million in federal funding

Moderna Inc. MRNA, +8.99% said late Thursday that it will receive up to $483 million from the U.S. government to accelerate development of a COVID-19 vaccine. Shares in Moderna rose 2% in the extended session. The Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority within the Department of Health and Human Services …

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Coronavirus update: 1.87 million cases worldwide, 116,052 deaths; and Trump attacks Dr. Fauci and the New York Times

The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 rose above 22,000 on Monday, as President Donald Trump railed against the nation’s top infectious disease expert for suggesting more lives could have been saved if restrictions on movement had been imposed earlier. In an interview with CNN, Fauci conceded that “logically” fewer people …

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Alarming surge in coronavirus deaths at nursing homes nationwide

NEW YORK — More than 3,600 deaths nationwide have been linked to coronavirus outbreaks in nursing homes and long-term care facilities, an alarming rise in just the past two weeks, according to the latest count by The Associated Press. Because the federal government has not been releasing a count of …

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