Global Coronavirus Death Toll Passes 81,000 as Some Lockdowns Tighten

The U.S. dying toll from the new coronavirus rose sharply, with nearly 50% far more men and women killed Tuesday than any past day in the epidemic, in accordance to a Wall Road Journal investigation of details from Johns Hopkins University.

Amongst 8 p.m. Monday and the very same time Tuesday, 1,939 men and women in the U.S. died from Covid-19, the respiratory disorder triggered by the virus. The past file was established Saturday, when 1,320 died.

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