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Worldwide COVID-19 cases top 14 mln: WHO

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The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases has passed 14 million globally as of Sunday morning, the World Health Organization's dashboard showed.

Can you safely go on vacation amid coronavirus? We asked an expert

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With coronavirus cases rising in popular vacation spots, including the Carolinas and Florida, should people be going on vacation?

U.S. deaths top 140,000 amid rising worries about data integrity, racial disparities

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The United States has reported 140,000-plus COVID-19 deaths and more than 3.71 million cases as of Sunday morning, both figures ranking first worldwide, as the global tally of cases has topped 14.3 million with a death toll above 602,000.

Trump pushes back on difficulty of cognitive test he bragged about acing

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The cognitive test President Donald Trump claims to have “aced” included such dicey questions as identifying an elephant and counting down from 100 by seven, he said Sunday.

U.S. COVID-19 cases surpass 3.6 mln – Johns Hopkins University

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The number of COVID-19 cases in the United States surpassed 3.6 million, reaching 3,604,408 as of 12:34 p.m. local time (1634 GMT), according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University.

Trump rejects national mask mandate, denies mask’s effectiveness in fighting COVID-19

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President Donald Trump said he won't issue an order at the national level mandating the use of masks, even as the United States continued to break its single-day coronavirus case record amid a pandemic far from being contained, and whether to wear masks has become a source of heated debate.

CDC bans cruises in US waters until October citing ongoing COVID-19 outbreaks on ships

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Cruising is banned in U.S. waters until at least October 1, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced this week.

Mayo Clinic Minute: Why sunglasses are a must-wear

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A good pair of sunglasses is much more than a fashion statement.

U.S. breaks record with over 77,000 cases of COVID-19 in one day

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The United States reported a record high of more than 77,000 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of infections to 3,560,364, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University.

Russian cyber hacking group said to target COVID-19 vaccine development

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A Russian cyber espionage group, code-named Cozy Bear, has been targeting organizations involved in the development of a vaccine for COVID-19 in the United Kingdom, Canada and the United States, the top cybersecurity agencies of all three countries said in a joint notification.

Fauci optimistic for new COVID treatment to be available by fall

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Anthony Fauci told Facebook, Inc. ‘s Mark Zuckerberg that he expects results for a clinical trial on monoclonal antibodies by late summer or early fall, underscoring the speed at which the government has been working to quickly approve and roll out treatment for the novel coronavirus.

CDC urges all Americans to wear masks

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Tuesday urged all Americans to wear masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

After massive increase in COVID-19 cases, what’s next for Florida?

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Florida faces a rough few weeks at least from COVID-19, according to experts, although there are faint signs of hope in the flurry of statistics that indicate the disease’s future.

NY airports to enforce quarantine for travelers from COVID hot spots

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People coming into New York’s airports from 19 states where coronavirus cases are rapidly rising will be met by “peace officers” upon arrival.

U.S. COVID-19 cases surging because nation never “shut down entirely,” says Fauci

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U.S. top infectious diseases expert Anthony Fauci said the United States is seeing a surge in new COVID-19 infections because the country never shut down entirely, according to a CNBC report.

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