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Global report: US reports another record increase in coronavirus cases


Miami-Dade County “surge teams” distribute bags with masks, sanitizers, and gloves to educate people on how to stay safe from Covid-19 Photograph: Chandan Khanna/AFP/Getty Images

The United States again reported a record one-day increase in coronavirus cases on Tuesday, with 44,358 new coronavirus cases confirmed in the country, according to coronavirus database the Covid Tracking Project, as infections surge across the country, which is the worst-affected worldwide in terms of cases and deaths.

The US has more than 2.6m cases and accounts for approximately one in four known deaths worldwide, with the country’s toll currently ...


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