8/13, 2:34 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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US registers another 53K new COVID-19 cases

At least 52,839 people tested positive for the COVID-19 in the past 24 hours across the United States according to Johns Hopkins University's data from Wednesday, which takes the nation's cumulative number of cases to 5,191,689.

Additionally, the data showed virus-related fatalities jumped by 1,429 over the same period to stand at 165,909, while the total number of tests distributed by health workers across the nation reached 63.72 million.

On the other hand, the number of people released from hospitals after fully recovering from the disease rose by 38,800 to a new total of 1,753,760.

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