• New Daily Coronavirus Case Count Breaks 71,000; Highest in 3 Months

    1 month ago - By Mediaite

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    Daily cases of the coronavirus in the United States reached their highest daily level since July on Thursday, led by states in the West and Midwest.
    Data compiled by Johns Hopkins University showed the number of new cases hitting 71,671 on Thursday - the highest number since July 24, when 73,107 Americans contracted the virus. The number is just shy of the highest daily figure ever recorded of 77,362 on July 16.
    A separate tally, collected by Reuters, suggested Thursday's number of new infections was even greater, at 76,195.
    Due to dramatic increases in testing...
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  • Battleground postal delays persist with mail voting underway

    Battleground postal delays persist with mail voting underway

    1 month ago - By Wood TV

    U.S. Postal Service records show delivery delays have persisted across the country as millions of Americans are voting by mail, raising the possibility of ballots being rejected because they arrive too late.
    Postal data through Oct. 9 , the latest numbers available, show nearly all the agency's delivery regions missing its target of having at least 95% of first-class mail arrive within five days. Parts of the presidential battleground states of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Ohio fell short of delivery goals by wide margins as the agency struggles to regain its footing...
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  • U.S. breaks previous record of daily coronavirus cases

    U.S. breaks previous record of daily coronavirus cases

    1 month ago - By NY Daily News

    The U.S. hit its previous daily case record of 75,723 cases recorded in a single day on July 29.
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