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US Nursing Home Deaths Decline Sharply

Deaths and confirmed coronavirus cases have dropped sharply in US nursing homes ― a category of all long-term care facilities ― since the vaccination program began. WebMD Health News

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2 shooting deaths reported close each other in Virginia town

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — The reported locations of two fatal shootings that police in a southeastern Virginia city investigated this weekend were within a block of each other.

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US tops 500,000 virus deaths, matching the toll of 3 wars

The COVID-19 death toll in the U.S. topped 500,000 Monday, all but matching the number of Americans killed in World War II, Korea and Vietnam combined.

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Deaths of health workers in Africa highlight vaccine inequity

Deaths of health workers in Africa highlight vaccine inequity

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US virus deaths top WWII fatalities as Biden warns worst yet to come

The new “first family” of the United States pose in front of a statue of Abraham Lincoln while wearing face masks following Joe Biden’s inauguration New US President Joe Biden warned the worst of the pandemic is still to come, as the number of American coronavirus deaths surpassed the country’s troop fatalities in World War…

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US Tops 4000 COVID-19 Deaths Reported in 1 Day

Even as the government proceeds with its vaccination program, the US has reported five of its deadliest days in the last 2 weeks. WebMD Health News

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Fact check: The US watched more deaths in 2020 than in 2019, driven by the COVID-19 pandemic

CLOSEThe claim: COVID-19 hasn’t increased annual U.S. death ratesThe first known case of the coronavirus was documented in Wuhan, China, in December  2019. Over the past year, the virus has infected more than 88 million people while killing almost 2 million globally, with more than 360,000 of those deaths in the United States, according to Johns Hopkins University data as…

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More than 3,000 Covid deaths reported Wednesday

Austin Mullen2h ago / 2:10 AM UTCFor the first time, more than 3,000 Covid-related deaths were recorded across the country Wednesday, according to an NBC News tally. The previous single-day record was set April 22, when 2,861 deaths were reported.More than 290,000 people have died from the coronavirus across the United States since the beginning of the…

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New York coronavirus deaths jumped by 731 Monday, the biggest daily increase, Gov. Cuomo says

Coronavirus deaths in New York surged by 731 on Monday, the biggest single-day jump in COVID-19 fatalities since the outbreak began a few months ago, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday.The jump in fatalities comes even as the number of intensive care admissions starts to decline, giving the state some needed breathing room to ramp up…

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New York virus deaths surge past 3,500

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption New York City hospitals have reported equipment hsortages New York state has recorded 630 more coronavirus deaths, another daily record that takes its toll to 3,565.Most deaths have been in New York City. The state now has almost as many cases – over 113,000 – as the whole of…