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New York City’s coronavirus death toll passes 4,400

[ad_1] More than 4,400 people have died from the coronavirus in New York City as both fatalities and total cases continued to rise, according to new statistics released Thursday morning. The Big Apple’s death count from COVID-19 stood at 4,426 as of 9:30 a.m., up from 3,602 on Wednesday morning, …

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Coronavirus kills 1,000 in NYC in just 36 hours

[ad_1] Another 1,000 New Yorkers died in the five boroughs from the coronavirus in the 36-hour period between Tuesday morning and Wednesday night, new city health data shows. The Big Apple’s death toll now stands at 4,260, according to tallies released by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene on …

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Nursing home coronavirus patient asked Alexa for help before dying

[ad_1] A 66-year-old Michigan nursing home patient suffering from the coronavirus turned to her Amazon Echo Show in her final days — pleading for help from Alexa to cope with her pain before dying, according to a report. LouAnn Dagen was one of 31 residents and five staffers at the …

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Pastor who criticized coronavirus ‘mass hysteria’ dies from illness

[ad_1] A Virginia pastor who criticized the “mass hysteria” surrounding the coronavirus pandemic has died of the illness, according to new reports. Landon Spradlin, of Gretna — a small town halfway between Lynchburg and Danville — started to feel sick while in New Orleans, where he went to preach to …

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Pregnant woman with coronavirus dies during labor in London hospital

[ad_1] A pregnant woman who tested positive for coronavirus has died during labor in a London hospital — with doctors managing to save her baby, according to a report. “Senior hospital workers were in tears,” a source told the Sun Monday of the unidentified mother-to-be’s death at Whittington Hospital. “The …

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NYC’s latest coronavirus data shows slow in new cases

[ad_1] New York City’s rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths slowed on Monday compared to the average increase over the past three days. The recent numbers bolster Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s suggestion that the state’s outbreak could be hitting its apex. The city had 3,821 more confirmed COVID-19 cases between Sunday and …

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US coronavirus death toll passes 10,000

[ad_1] The national death toll from the coronavirus hit a grim milestone Monday, with more than 10,000 killed by the bug, according to Johns Hopkins University. The number of dead increased 1,800 from Sunday, while confirmed cases went up by about 35,000 to 347,000. The number of COVID-19 cases worldwide …

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US coronavirus peak forecasts over 3,000 deaths in single day

[ad_1] The peak of the coronavirus pandemic is likely still 10 days away in the US — when an alarming 3,130 Americans are predicted to die in a single day, according to new scientific data. Graphs created by the University of Washington’s Institute for Health Metrics outline predicted death tolls …

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‘Aliens’ actor Jay Benedict dead from coronavirus at 68

[ad_1] Actor Jay Benedict, who appeared in “Aliens” and “The Dark Knight Rises,” is the latest celebrity to die from the coronavirus. He was 68. “It is with profound sorrow that we must announce Jay’s death on the 4th of April due to complications arising from a COVID-19 infection,” his …

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