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Here are the 8 states that trigger coronavirus quarantines for travelers going to New York

A woman puts on a protective mask as is instructed by Miami-Dade County Social Distancing Ambassadors as beaches are reopened with restrictions to limit the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Miami Beach, Florida, U.S., June 10, 2020. Marco Bello | Reuters As coronavirus outbreaks surge in several states …

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HHS spokesman Michael Caputo blasts coronavirus reporters

A top spokesman for the U.S. Health and Human Services Department angrily unloaded on dozens of journalists Wednesday, accusing them of getting “spun” by what he said was a misleading story about federal funding getting eliminated for 13 coronavirus testing sites. The tirade by Michael Caputo, the spokesman, led to …

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California reports more than 7,000 coronavirus cases, biggest daily jump so far

A person walks by a closed Banana Republic store on June 11, 2020 in San Francisco, California. Economic worries due to the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic continue as an additional 1.5 million people filed for first-time unemployment benefits in the past week. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images The California Department of …

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Florida reports another record spike in coronavirus cases, up 5.3% in a day

Alexeen Simms, a server at the Hungry Tarpon Restaurant in Islamorada, Fla., provides a luncheon entree to a couple Monday. June 1. 2020. Andy Newman | Florida Keys News Bureau | Handout via Reuters The Florida Department of Health reported another record spike in coronavirus cases as the state continues …

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India reports record single-day spike in cases

The coronavirus continues to surge in states around the country, mostly in the South and West. Testifying before members of Congress on Tuesday, White House health adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci said parts of the U.S. are beginning to see a “disturbing surge” and described the overall situation as a “mixed …

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Germany sees major coronavirus outbreaks in slaughterhouses

A doctor of the German Red Cross (DRK) dressed in full PPE takes a throat swab sample from a local resident in Guetersloh, Germany. Sean Gallup Germany has reported a further outbreak of coronavirus cases at a slaughterhouse in Lower Saxony, the latest in a series of infections that have …

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What Fauci, other health officials have to say at coronavirus hearing

Dr. Anthony Fauci and other key Trump administration health officials are testifying before a House committee Tuesday on the U.S. response to the coronavirus pandemic. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is joining Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Robert Redfield, Food and …

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Texas, Arizona should shut down bars to slow virus spread

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont told CNBC on Tuesday that the leaders of Arizona and Texas, two states grappling with growing Covid-19 outbreaks, should reinstitute more aggressive containment strategies.  “I’d close down the bars,” Lamont, a Democrat, said on “Closing Bell.”  Both Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott have said …

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Fauci, other health officials testify at coronavirus hearing

[The stream is slated to start at 11 a.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] The House Energy and Commerce Committee is holding a hearing Tuesday with Dr. Anthony Fauci and other key Trump administration health officials on the U.S. …

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States might not need an ‘absolute shutdown’ again, Dr. Fauci says

States with growing coronavirus outbreaks might not need to shut down again like many did in March, but they might need to consider pausing or rolling back stages of reopening, White House coronavirus advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci said Tuesday. Fauci specifically cited Texas, Arizona, Florida and other states with “a …

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