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U.S. Surpasses 250K Reported COVID Deaths

(CNN) - As the promise of a coronavirus vaccine brings hope; the disease is showing no signs of slowing down. On Tuesday, the United States reached a grim milestone. More than 250,000 people died. That's according to Johns Hopkins…

COVID: Model Projects 395,000 U.S. Deaths By February 1

(CNN) - A coronavirus projection model says the U.S. could see 395,000 deaths by February 1st. The model comes from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington School of Medicine, or IHME. Its projections…

COVID: Model Projects 371K Deaths By January 1st

(CNN) - A model used to forecast the number of future COVID-19 deaths now predicts fewer people will die from the virus. The model is from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington's School…

Global COVID-19 Cases Top 27 Million, 880K Deaths

(CNN) - The global number of COVID-19 infections has now surpassed 27 million . The U.S. has the highest number of cases at almost 6.3 million. According to data released by Johns Hopkins University, India comes in second with…

CDC: People Are Dying After Drinking Hand Sanitizer

(CNN) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says people are getting sick and even dying from ingesting hand sanitizer. Since the coronavirus pandemic; hand sanitizer is much more prevalent. It's great for keeping hands clean, but…

2019 Drug Overdose Deaths Reached Record High

Colorado Springs, CO (KRDO) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the nation saw a record number of deaths due to drug overdoses last year. Nearly 71,000 overdose deaths were reported in 2019. That's a projected…

Global Cases Top 13 Million

(CNN) - Over 13 million people globally have been infected with the novel coronavirus; with deaths nearing 600,000 according to Johns Hopkins University's tally. As of 5 P.M. Eastern time Monday, the university is reporting over 13 million cases…

Mexico Sees Largest Single-Day Rise In Deaths, Cases

(CNN) - Mexico has recorded its largest single-day rises in both new COVID-19 cases and deaths since the start of the outbreak. Mexican health officials reported 3,455 new cases on Tuesday evening, for a total of 74,560. Authorities also…

Latin America Surpasses 30K Deaths

(CNN) - In Latin America the number of deaths from COVID-19 surpassed 30,000 on Monday says a Johns Hopkins University's tally. Brazil has more deaths from the virus than any other Latin America country.

U.S. Surpasses 90K COVID Deaths

(CNN) - In 102 days, more than 90,000 people in the U.S. have died from coronavirus. That's the latest update Monday from Johns Hopkins University's tally of cases here. The first known U.S. coronavirus-related fatality was February 6th. Since…