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United States

Lisa Shumaker

U.S. coronavirus cases climb by record for second day in a row, up over 120,000

Nov 06 2020

Coronavirus cases in the United States surged by at least 120,276 on Thursday, according to a Reuters tally, the second consecutive daily record rise as the outbreak spreads in every region. | Video

U.S. sets new record for increase in COVID-19 cases day after election

Nov 05 2020

The United States set a one-day record for new coronavirus cases on Wednesday with at least 102,591 new infections and as hospitals in several states reported a rising tide of patients, according to a Reuters tally. | Video

With election looming, U.S. faces record surge of coronavirus cases

Oct 31 2020

A record surge of coronavirus cases in the United States pushed hospitals closer to the brink of capacity and drove the number of infections reported on Friday to an ominous new daily world record of 100,000, four days before the U.S. presidential election. | Video

U.S. faces record surge of coronavirus cases as election looms

Oct 30 2020

Oct 30 A record surge of coronavirus cases in the United States is pushing hospitals to the brink of capacity and killing up to 1,000 people a day, the latest figures show, with much of the country's attention focused on Tuesday's presidential election.

Hospitals in Wisconsin, Texas under strain as COVID-19 cases surge

Oct 28 2020

NEW YORK UW Health University Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin has been rushing to convert available space into units for COVID-19 patients, as the state's medical facilities struggle to keep pace with a surge in new infections.

Hospitals in Wisconsin, Texas under strain as COVID-19 cases surge

Oct 28 2020

NEW YORK, Oct 28 UW Health University Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin has been rushing to convert available space into units for COVID-19 patients, as the state's medical facilities struggle to keep pace with a surge in new infections.

Almost half a million Americans contract COVID-19 in past week as infections surge

Oct 28 2020

CHICAGO Nearly half a million people in the United States have contracted the novel coronavirus in the last seven days, according to a Reuters tally, as cases and hospitalizations set fresh records in hot spots in the Midwest.

COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations surge, governors crack down

Oct 28 2020

CHICAGO Nearly half a million people have contracted COVID-19 in the United States over the last seven days, according to a Reuters tally, as new cases and hospitalizations set records in the Midwest. | Video

Almost half a million Americans contract COVID-19 in past week as infections surge

Oct 27 2020

CHICAGO Nearly half a million people in the United States have contracted the novel coronavirus in the last seven days, according to a Reuters tally, as cases and hospitalizations set fresh records in hot spots in the Midwest.

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