Coronavirus live updates: NY begins antibody testing, Senate pauses small business rescue discussions
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- Global cases: More than 2.4 million
- Global deaths: At least 166,794
- US cases: More than 761,900
- US deaths: At least 40,724
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
2:53 pm: California town Bolinas is testing all 1,600 residents for Covid-19
For the first time since the coronavirus pandemic hit the U.S., an entire town will be tested, regardless of whether or not someone is showing symptoms.
The testing is part of a research project put together by the Marin County community of Bolinas and the University of California, San Francisco. Tents are set up next to the town’s fire department, and Monday morning volunteers and researchers will collect samples from all 1,600 residents of …continued .
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