Coronavirus tally: Global cases of COVID-19 41.28 million, 1.13 million deaths and U.S. death toll tops 222,000

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The global tally for confirmed cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 climbed above 41.28 million on Thursday, according to data aggregated by Johns Hopkins University, while the death toll rose above 1.13 million. The U.S. has the highest case total at 8.3 million and deaths at 222,211. At a rally in North Carolina on Wednesday, President Donald Trump complained about the constant media coverage of the virus. “All you hear is Covid, Covid, Covid, Covid, Covid, Covid, Covid, Covid, Covid, Covid, Covid,” Trump said, repeating the word 11 times,the New York Times reported. “That’s all they put on, because they want to scare the hell out of everyone.”
Brazil has the second highest death toll at 155,403 and is third by cases at 5.3 million. India is second in cases with 7.7 million, and third in deaths at 116,616. Mexico has the fourth highest death toll at 87,415 and tenth highest case tally at 867,559. The U.K has 44,248 deaths, the highest in Europe and fifth highest in the world, and 792,194 cases.
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