2020-07-26 04:53:42 UTC
President Donald Trump golfed Saturday with NFL legend Brett Favre, and the
White House shared a cheery photo of the two in the sun on the links late in the
Meanwhile, the nations coronavirus crisis continues to worsen. Confirmed cases
in the United States topped 4 million this week, far and away the most of any
country in the world. More than 1,000 deaths per day were recorded for four days
in a row, the same daily count as in May. More than 140,000 people have died of
COVID-19 in the U.S.
A series of re-openings that public health experts say were premature have all
but erased any gains against the virus, and cases have exploded in California,
Texas, and Florida in recent weeks, with health officials warning a slew of
other states they face similarly grim situations.