The U.S. reported 43,253 new cases of the coronavirus on Tuesday. That took the seven-day mean of new cases up 42.6, according to a CNBC analysis of data compiled by Johns Hopkins University, an increase of 0.6% from the previous week. While the data is based on just over a week’s worth of data, epidemiologists warn that as the nation approaches a holiday weekend, colder months, and flu season, it’s a worrying sign.
Here are some key headlines of the day:
The following data was compiled by Johns Hopkins University:
- Global cases: More than 25.7 million
- Worldwide deaths: At least 857,800
- US cases: More than 6.07 million
- Deaths in the US: At least 184,600