U.S. braces for 'hardest' week as coronavirus deaths mount

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The United States on Sunday entered one of the most critical weeks so far in the coronavirus crisis, with government officials warning that the death toll in places such as New York, Michigan and Louisiana was a sign of trouble to come in other states.

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Published on April 4, 2020 -  00:30
U.S. Sets Record—Highest Daily COVID-19 Death Toll Globally
According to statistics site Worldometers, the U.S. has the highest daily coronavirus death toll in the world. Business Insider reports that over 1,300 Americans died from coronavirus between Thursday and Friday. This drives the total amount of COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. up to 7,392 people. Many of the new American deaths occurred in New York City, the worst-hit state in the country. 562 new coronavirus deaths were reported on Friday.

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