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How South Korea Successfully Managed Coronavirus

SEOUL—South Korea appears to have cracked the code for managing the coronavirus. Its solution is straightforward, flexible and relatively easy to replicate. The country has averaged about 77 new daily cases since early April and recently suppressed a spike in infections. Adjusting for population, that would be the equivalent of …

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U.S. New Coronavirus Cases Inch Lower

Newly reported cases of Covid-19 in the U.S. were down slightly from a day earlier, as another vaccine enters final-stage testing. The U.S. reported 37,330 new cases Wednesday, down from 39,334 Tuesday. In all, the U.S. has had 6.93 million reported cases and more than 201,900 people have died. World-wide, …

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U.S. Coronavirus Death Toll Tops 200,000

More than 200,000 people in the U.S. have died from Covid-19, a grim milestone as Americans enter another new season with a pandemic that continues to shape every facet of life. The U.S. leads the world in both total confirmed coronavirus cases and deaths, according to Johns Hopkins University data, …

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U.S. Coronavirus Cases Rise by Nearly 40,000

The U.S. reported nearly 40,000 new coronavirus cases, a day after passing 200,000 deaths, with new infections trending upward for the past week. The 39,334 new cases reported Tuesday, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University, bring the U.S. total to nearly 6.9 million. So far, more than 200,800 …

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