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Latest news on the Covid-19 pandemic

U.S. deaths related to Covid-19 are quickly approaching 200,000, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. It’s a dire benchmark as the country continues to debate public safety measures and looks ahead to a contentious presidential election. It’s also far higher than every other nation’s official death toll — Brazil …

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Latest news on the Covid-19 pandemic

Global deaths from Covid-19 are accelerating as the worldwide death toll approaches 1 million. The World Health Organization reported deaths rose by 8% last week compared to the week before, with more than 40,600 fatalities recorded. The U.S., Brazil and India account for the largest shares of that cumulative total, …

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