Coronavirus live updates: UK contact tracers identify 45,000 more leads; global deaths near 450,000
As cases continue to surge throughout the American South and West, some state officials are rethinking how to reopen. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Wednesday reversed his stance against mandating mask wearing and allowed local officials to set their own regulations. Oregon Gov. Kate Brown announced Wednesday that most of the population will have to wear masks starting June 24 amid a spike in some counties.
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- Global cases: More than 8.36 million
- Global deaths: At least 449,397
- U.S. cases: More than 2.16 million
- U.S. deaths: At least 117,717
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
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