Global COVID-19 deaths surpass 1.1 million

Over 1.1 million people have died worldwide after contracting the novel coronavirus, according to Johns Hopkins University data released Friday.  The grim milestone comes as the US-based university's running tally has counted over 39 million COVID-19 cases globally. The US remains the country hardest hit by the pandemic, making up roughly 20% of all virus-related … Continue reading Global COVID-19 deaths surpass 1.1 million

COVID-19: Trump and Cuomo worried about a potential second wave of the virus

Friday brought no shortage of pandemic news: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and President Donald Trump publicly quarreled over coronavirus testing, China blamed a rising death toll on hospital errors, and stocks rebounded amid reports of possible emerging treatments for the virus. After the president criticized Cuomo in a tweet for "complaining," Cuomo charged that the … Continue reading COVID-19: Trump and Cuomo worried about a potential second wave of the virus