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COVID-19 cases in the US near 50,000 a day - the highest since May as CDC reportedly considers stricter mask rules

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

The US has reported an average of nearly 50,000 COVID-19 cases each day this week.
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Over the past week, the US reported an average of nearly 50,000 new COVID-19 infections each day, according to CDC data.
The highest number of new cases was reported Friday - with more than 81,000 new cases reported.
That puts the US in a situation not seen since the spring as US officials reportedly reconsider mask guidance.
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