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WATCH LIVE: U.S. coronavirus task force gives update on COVID-19, latest measures

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Watch Live Above: The coronavirus task force is scheduled to give an update on the spread of COVID-19 in the US, government measures at 4 p.m. CT
Latest Update: Up to 200K US deaths foreseen as more cities stricken
NEW YORK - The coronavirus outbreak could kill 100,000 to 200,000 Americans, the U.S. government's top infectious-disease expert warned on Sunday as smoldering hotspots in nursing homes and a growing list of stricken cities heightened the sense of dread across the country.
Dr. Anthony Fauci , director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, made the dire...
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