7/18, 11:33 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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COVID infections in NY state highest since May

Health workers in the federal state of New York registered over 1,000 daily coronavirus cases during the past day, for the first time since mid-May.

According to the latest data, 1,156 new people tested positive for the virus during the twenty-four-hour time, which represents a positivity rate of 1.39%, of all coronavirus tests performed.

"As we continue to fight the COVID-19 virus throughout the state, our top priority is to keep the vaccine in all communities here as soon as possible," New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said after the data was released.

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