Stories tagged: "coronavirus deaths"

Texas Is Averaging 9,000 New COVID Cases a Day. Latinos Are Hardest-Hit.

What started as a small family cookout ended in 14 family members infected with COVID-19 and one dead. A cautionary tale to anyone underestimating the dangers of COVID.

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UPDATED: This Map Shows Where and Who Coronavirus Has Hit the Hardest This Week in Florida

More than 402,000 cases of the illness caused by the novel coronavirus were reported in the Sunshine State as of Friday.

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Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities Account for 50% of COVID Deaths in Florida

Deaths from coronavirus in nursing homes and assisted living facilities have grown at a faster rate than deaths in the general population.

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Trump and Biden’s Responses to the 100,000 Death Milestone Could Not Have Been More Different

President Trump spent Wednesday falsely accusing social media platforms of censorship, repeating his lies that vote-by-mail is a “scam,” mocking Joe Biden’s effort to wear a face mask, and sharing a video that begins with a man saying, “The only good Democrat is a dead Democrat.”

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States With GOP Govs May See Big Death Spike

The COVID-19 pandemic is hitting harder in counties where President Trump defeated Hillary Clinton in the 2016 general election.

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1 in 5 COVID-19 Cases Found in State’s Elder Care Facilities

After pressure from advocates and family members, the state releases the list of facilities afflicted by COVID-19, but a crucial piece of information is still missing.