8/14, 2:33 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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US reports 52K new virus cases, 1.1K deaths

At least 52,549 people tested positive for the COVID-19 in the past 24 hours across the United States according to Johns Hopkins University's data from Thursday, which takes the nation's cumulative number of cases to 5,244,238.

Additionally, the data showed virus-related fatalities jumped by 1,120 over the same period to stand at 167,029, while the total number of tests distributed by health workers across the nation reached 64.83 million.

On the other hand, the number of people released from hospitals after fully recovering from the disease rose by 20,888 to a new total of 1,774,648.

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