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AP: The Latest: Mexico City pandemic ‘excess deaths’ at 20,535

A Mexico City official says the capital had 20,535 “excess deaths” attributable to COVID-19 between April and August. That is almost...

NPR: Global COVID-19 Deaths Top 500,000

Updated at 5:11 p.m. ET The coronavirus pandemic reached a new milestone on Sunday, with confirmed deaths surpassing half...

BBC: Galwan Valley: The soldiers killed in the India-China border clash

India is mourning the deaths of 20 soldiers who died in a clash with Chinese forces in the disputed Himalayan region of...

BBC: Earlier coronavirus lockdown ‘could have saved 36,000 lives’

A study has estimated there may have been 36,000 fewer coronavirus-related deaths had the US entered lockdown a week earlier in March.

CNN: Inside Chicago’s refrigerated warehouse for bodies

It was a grim precaution. Now, it's an unimaginable reality. Just a 20-minute drive from the heart of downtown...

VOA: Coronavirus Hitting African American Communities Hardest

In Louisiana, two-thirds of the deaths from coronavirus have been among African Americans, in a state where blacks make up only one-third...

AP: Rate of deaths, illness among black residents alarms cities

Chicago’s mayor pledged an aggressive public health campaign aimed at the city’s black and brown communities Monday amid alarm that an...
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