The U.S. death toll from the new coronavirus rose sharply, with practically 50% additional folks killed Tuesday than any former day in the epidemic, in accordance to a Wall Road Journal examination of facts from Johns Hopkins College.

Involving eight p.m. Monday and the exact same time Tuesday, 1,939 folks in the U.S. died from Covid-19, the respiratory disorder triggered by the virus. The former document was established Saturday, when 1,320 died.

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