Coronavirus live updates: Cases spike again in California; SF restaurants can offer outdoor dining starting Friday
After New Zealand declared it’s free of the coronavirus, neighboring Australia also said it’s “on track” to having zero domestic infections by July.
Cases and hospitalizations are going up again in parts of California, causing the state to place nine counties on a watchlist. As the U.S. reopens, many of the recent cases have been linked to loosened restrictions.
Texas, one of the first states to loosen restrictions, saw its second consecutive record day of coronavirus hospitalizations. White House health advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci said Tuesday that the pandemic “isn’t over yet.”
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- Global cases: More than 7.17 million
- Global deaths: At least 408,244
- U.S. cases: More than 1.96 million
- U.S. deaths: At least 111,375
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University.