112,000 people infected with coronavirus in US
The United States now has more than 112,000 coronavirus diagnoses after 7,681 more people tested positive for Covid-19 overnight, Metro reports. New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo gave the update Saturday, with the US surging far ahead of Italy and China as the country with the most coronavirus diagnoses in the world.
He said that another 209 people had died of Covid-19 overnight, with New York now suffering a total of 728 deaths caused by the virus. That number also brought the total number of people killed across the United States to 1,920, Metro informs.