US adds 1,680 coronavirus deaths in 24 hours: Johns Hopkins University

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A man prays during a Roman Catholic service held outside of a food bank at St. Bartholomew Church, during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the Elmhurst section of Queens, New York City, New York U.S., May 15, 2020.

Washington, United States - The country -- hardest hit by the pandemic in terms of the number of fatalities -- has now confirmed a total of 1,442,924 cases, the Baltimore-based school reported.



By AFP

Published: Sat 16 May 2020, 6:03 AM

Last updated: Sat 16 May 2020, 8:07 AM

The United States recorded 1,680 coronavirus deaths in the past 24 hours, bringing its grim total to 87,493, according to the latest real-time tally Friday reported by Johns Hopkins University.
The country -- hardest hit by the pandemic in terms of the number of fatalities -- has now confirmed a total of 1,442,924 cases, the Baltimore-based school reported.


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