A day after the U.S. recorded 100,000 deaths from COVID-19, the Labor Department reported an additional 2.1 million unemployment claims last week, meaning more than 40 million Americans have applied for unemployment in just 10 weeks.
A rebellious Texas bar is banning masks in Texas, and gyms in multiple states are suing for the right to open as frustrations mount at the pace of the nation’s economic awakening.
There are more than 5.9 million confirmed cases around the world, with 1.7 million in the United States, according to the Johns Hopkins University data dashboard. More than 358,000 people have died worldwide.
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The U.S. reached a grim milestone, with more than 100,000 coronavirus deaths over a