Worldwide, only 20 countries other than the US have hit that number. "Most of the time in the beginning, it was a lot of the elderly population, but we're actually seeing that number decrease, and we're seeing younger individuals struggling with COVID now".
Pence added: "It is absolutely essential that we get our kids back in the classroom for in-person learning". The CDC's guidelines , which are voluntary, encourage school staff and students "to take everyday preventive actions to prevent the spread of respiratory illnesses" - like washing hands and staying home while sick.
The Trump administration has faced criticism for a botched USA response to the outbreak, including testing delays and lack of critical personal protective equipment for health care workers. "This won't protect American lives or interests - it leaves Americans sick & America alone", he said. The move has left many legal scholars and analysts questioning whether the president has the authority to withdraw the country from the WHO.
Gogra and Hot Springs are among the key friction points where the two armies were in an eyeball-to-eyeball situation for the last eight weeks. The sources added that the disengagement in Patrolling Point 15 will finish by July 8 (Wednesday) and that in Patrolling Point 17 Alpha in will finish in the next two days.
In West Hollywood the number of confirmed cases now is 300, an increase of eight from yesterday's report, according to today's Health Department announcement. Travis County turned in a moderate count of 247 new cases, but unfortunately the good news was more than offset by seven COVID-19 related deaths in the county.
Brazil has the world's second-largest outbreak behind the US, with more than 1.6 million confirmed cases and 65,000 COVID-19 deaths. The head of the prestigious Royal Society science journal said Tuesday that people who refuse to wear masks should even be stigmatized in the same way as drink-drivers.