New York, New Orleans hospitals reel as U.S. coronavirus death toll tops 1,000

Credit: Reuters- Published on March 26, 2020
As the coronavirus pandemic's U.S. death toll topped 1,000 people, hospitals and government authorities in New York, New Orleans and other hot spots grappled on Thursday with a surge in cases and a dire shortage of supplies, staff and sick beds.

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Published on March 26, 2020 -  01:58
Coronavirus Update: Deadly 24 At Elmhurst Hospital
The gravity of the coronavirus crisis in New York City became painfully clear overnight at Elmhurst Hospital in Queens, where 13 patients died in 24 hours. CBS2's John Dias has the details.

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