US coronavirus cases

'Hot mess': Americans face testing delays as COVID-19 cases cross three million

Four months, 3 million cases and over 130,000 deaths into the coronavirus outbreak in the US, Americans confronted with a resurgence of the scourge are facing long lines at testing sites.

published on : 9th July 2020

US dips under 50,000 new coronavirus cases

The lower figure on Saturday does not necessarily mean the situation in the U.S. is improving, as it could be due to reduced reporting on a national holiday.

published on : 5th July 2020

Republicans, with exception of Trump, now push mask-wearing 

It’s a rare break for Republicans from Trump, who earlier this month told the Wall Street Journal that some people wear masks simply to show that they disapprove of him.

published on : 1st July 2020

US could report 100,000 new cases daily if norms not followed: US COVID-19 expert Dr Anthony Fauci

Asked to forecast the outcome of recent surges in some states, Fauci said he can't make an accurate prediction but believes it will be 'very disturbing'.

published on : 1st July 2020

Tracking coronavirus cases proves difficult in US amid new patients' surge

With too few trained contact tracers to handle soaring caseloads, one hard-hit Arizona county is relying on National Guard members to pitch in.

published on : 30th June 2020

US coronavirus cases surge to highest level in two months, tally crosses 2.34 million

There have been only two previous days that the US has reported more cases: April 9 and April 24, when a record 36,400 cases were logged.

published on : 24th June 2020

'Second wave' of coronavirus cases in US? Experts say country still battling with first one

About 120,000 Americans have died from the new virus and there are worrisome recent increases in reported cases in the South and West.

published on : 21st June 2020

US coronavirus death toll climbs by 1,883 in 24 hours, total number of fatalities near 65,000

The US has by far the highest death toll of any country in the global pandemic.

published on : 2nd May 2020

US can never declare 'total victory' over coronavirus, says Trump as death toll crosses 63,000

It was a rare, albeit muted, acknowledgement of a shortcoming in his administration's virus response. More than 11,000 U.S. coronavirus deaths have been connected to U.S. nursing homes.

published on : 1st May 2020

COVID-19 cases in US crosses 1 million-mark; death toll exceeds American fatalities in Vietnam War

"We were listening to experts and we always will listen to experts. But, the experts got it wrong. A lot of people got it wrong. And, a lot of people had no idea it would be this serious," Trump said

published on : 29th April 2020

Coronavirus fears seem far away as stores reopen in rural US even as it leads in worldwide cases, deaths

The effects of the pandemic in small towns can seem a world away from cities grappling with overwhelmed hospitals, packed morgues and economies pushed to the brink.

published on : 28th April 2020

White House could alter COVID-19 briefings to limit Trump's role after 'medical advice' draws reactions

The briefings often stretch well beyond an hour and feature combative exchanges between Trump and reporters.

published on : 25th April 2020

Hundreds protest against US coronavirus lockdown restrictions amid spreading resentment

An estimated 400 people gathered under a cold rain in Concord, New Hampshire -- many on foot while others remained in their cars -- to send a message that extended quarantines were not necessary.

published on : 19th April 2020

COVID-19: Trump admin urges probe to test if coronavirus came from Chinese labs researching bats

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo did not reject the reports and said that the United States knew that the Wuhan laboratory 'contained highly contagious materials.'

published on : 16th April 2020

COVID-19: New York state death toll passes 10,000; US fatalities cross 22,000; cases at 558,999

New York City, the epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic in the US, now alone has over 100,000 novel coronavirus cases, more than the confirmed cases in China and the UK, according to the official data.

published on : 13th April 2020
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