THERE are at least 1, 457, 593 cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the US according to Worldometers.info on May 15, 2020, 01:56 GMT.
To date, at least 86, 912 individuals in the U.S. have died from the coronavirus causing COVID-19.
At least 27, 426 of those COVID-19 deaths occurred in New York, 9, 946 in New Jersey, 5, 482 in Massachusetts, 4, 787 in Michigan, 4, 294 deaths in Pennsylvania, 3, 928 in Illinois, and 3, 048 related deaths reported in California.
Worldwide, more than 4.5 million cases have been reported and 303, 351 related deaths.
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