US records seventh consecutive day of more than 100,000 new Covid cases | World news | The Guardian

Monday also saw the US surpass 10m total cases and reach an overall death toll of 238,256.

There were 111,433 new cases on Monday and 590 new deaths, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University.

Hospitalizations were also rising, with more than 59,000 hospitalized nationwide, reported the Covid Tracking Project, which saw the biggest single-day increase since 10 July. It found South Dakota had the highest hospitalization rates in the country and that Illinois had reported more than 10,000 cases for four days straight.

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