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170 countries and territories affected worldwide. Few jurisdictions left not dealing with the virus.
But focusing today on the US: New York had more new cases yesterday than California’s total accumulated cases to date? The Times Union is placing the New York number at 1374, 1106 fewer cases than the Worldometer.com table. According to the Times Union
Here are the latest virus numbers mapped in New York state. Please note, the figures are based New York Department of Health confirmed cases and Times Union reporting. The counts represent where the affected person is a permanent resident, not where they caught the virus.
So, what is true? Maybe someone from the Northeast can tell us what is going on. [Update: Times Union has now updated their count to 2382 which is now only 99 below the Worldometer.com tabulation.]
There was a kerfuffle between Gov Cuomo and NYC Mayor de Blasio: The Mayor said NYC residents should prepare for “shelter in place”, but the Governor said that was his call and he had no intention of ordering it.
Meanwhile, the Bay Area has solved its traffic problem.
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