U.S. Hits 20 Million Mark in Coronavirus Cases
That’s nearly one-quarter of the more than 83 million COVID-19 cases globally.
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BALTIMORE — The number of confirmed U.S. coronavirus cases has surpassed 20 million, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. That’s nearly twice as many as the No. 2 country, India, and nearly one-quarter of the more than 83 million cases globally. The U.S. continued to surpass other countries in COVID-19 cases as it reached 20 million at the start of the new year, according to data kept by Johns Hopkins University. COVID-19 deaths have…