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Washington/Xinhua: Nearly 550,000 children in the United States have been diagnosed with COVID-19 since the onset of the pandemic, according to a new report of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children's Hospital Association. more
US breaks record with over 77,000 cases of COVID-19 in one day: Johns Hopkins

New York/Xinhua: The United States reported a record high of more than 77,000 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of infections to 3,560,364, according t ...

Global COVID-19 Case Total Rises By Single-Day Record of 230,370: WHO

Moscow/Sputnik: The global single-day record for new COVID-19 cases has been broken once again as 230,370 new positive tests were reported worldwide over the past 24 hours, the World Heal ...

COVID-19 toll in US rises by 45,283 to over 2.8mln over day

Washington/Sputnik: The United States recorded 45,283 new cases of COVID-19 over the past 24 hours, bringing the total confirmed count to 2,839,917, data published by the Johns Hopkins Un ...

US approved 4 COVID-19 vaccine candidates for clinical trials: FDA Head

Washington/Sputnik: The United States has approved four coronavirus vaccine candidates for clinical trials, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) head Stephen Hahn told reporters.

Obesity may cause higher fatality of COVID-19 for young Americans

Washington/Xinhua: The victims of COVID-19 in the United States appear to be younger than those in other hard-hit rich countries, and the reason could be obesity.

US COVID-19 cases estimated to be 10 times higher than reported

Washington/Sputnik: The COVID-19 case count in the United States is estimated to be ten times higher than reported, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Robert Redfie ...

Donald Trump announces new COVID-19 vaccine efforts

Washington/Xinhua: US President Donald Trump announced on Friday two men will lead his administration's new effort for COVID-19 vaccine development.

US plans to issue alert that Chinese hackers are targeting COVID-19 vaccine research

Washington: The United States is planning to issue a warning that hackers tied to the Chinese government are attempting to steal information from researchers working to develop a coronavi ...

US to reach 10Mln COVID-19 tests this week

Washington/Sputnik: The United States stands to reach 10 million coronavirus testings this week, consolidating its world leadership in the field, US President Donald Trump told reporters ...