Coronavirus live updates: MLB may play all games in Arizona to resume season, USNS Comfort crewmember tests positive
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- Global cases: More than 1,359,300
- Global deaths: At least 75,945
- US cases: At least 368,449
- US deaths: At least 10,993
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
11:25 am: New York coronavirus deaths jumped by 731 Monday, the single-biggest daily increase, Gov. Cuomo says
Coronavirus deaths in New York surged by 731 on Monday, the single-biggest daily jump in COVID-19 fatalities since the outbreak began a few months ago, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.
The jump in fatalities comes even as intensive care admissions starts to decline, giving the state some needed breathing room to ramp up supplies and staff to handle an expected wave of cases over the next few weeks, he said. So far, 5,489 …continued .
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