New US infections hit single-day record; Biden swears off campaign rallies

Times of Israel | Jul 1, 2020 at 8:05 AM
  • The US registered over 47,000 new cases of coronavirus over the past 24 hours, the highest single day tally since the pandemic began.
  • The number of daily American deaths had not exceeded 1,000 since June 10.
  • The Pan American Health Organization warned meanwhile that the coronavirus death toll in Latin America and the Caribbean could top 400,000 by October without stricter public health measures.