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U.S. reports second-highest daily number of Covid cases on Election Day as scientists warn of a dangerous winter

November 4, 2020


The United States reported 91,530 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, the nation’s second-highest daily total as millions of voters cast their ballots on Election Day.

The seven-day average of daily new cases reached record highs in 21 states on Tuesday, according to a CNBC analysis of data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. There are now almost 9.4 million reported Covid-19 cases in the U.S. and at least 232,635 deaths, according to Johns Hopkins.

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