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There have now been at least 200,000 deaths linked to the coronavirus worldwide, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
The death toll hit 100,000 several weeks earlier on April 10, nearly four months after the first documented case in China. Roughly one-quarter ― or about 50,000 ― of known deaths worldwide have occurred in the United States.
― Hayley Miller
There is no coronavirus task force briefing on the White House schedule for Saturday. The schedule was published late Friday night.
Earlier Friday, Trump abruptly walked out of the task force briefing without taking questions. He was facing criticism over his comment one day earlier that injecting disinfectants into people could be studied as …continued .
[Source: Huffington Post]