Coronavirus Deaths Are Rising Again in the US, As Feared

Cases are climbing in practically every state, despite assurances from President Donald Trump that “we're rounding the turn, we're doing great.

  • Published 26 October 2020
Election official Nhan Tran wipes down a voting booth at Boston City Hall during early in-person voting, Monday, Oct. 26, 2020, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
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BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Deaths per day from the coronavirus in the U.S. are on the rise again, just as health experts had feared, and cases are climbing in practically every state, despite assurances from President Donald Trump over the weekend that “we’re rounding the turn, we’re doing great.” With Election Day just over a week away, average deaths per day across the country are up 10% over the past two weeks, from 721 to…

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