Coronavirus live updates: European nations sign deal with AstraZeneca for 400 million vaccine doses
As many U.S. states continue to lift coronavirus lockdown restrictions, some are pausing their reopenings in the face of worrisome data around new cases and hospitalizations. States like Texas, Arizona and Arkansas have seen a surge in infections, calling into question aggressive reopening strategies.
Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday additional lockdowns may be needed if rising infection data doesn’t improve, and some researchers are warning the resurgences in some states isn’t even the “second wave” that many feared — it’s still just the first.
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- Global cases: More than 7.7 million
- Global deaths: At least 427,400
- U.S. cases: More than 2.05 million
- U.S. deaths: At least 114,875
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
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