Updated 7:59 AM ET, Tue July 28, 2020
- US President Donald Trump said some states should loosen coronavirus restrictions, even as medical experts urge the country to shut down. The US has reported nearly 4.3 million cases.
- The first phase 3 clinical trial of a Covid-19 vaccine in the US has started.
- China recorded 64 local cases on Monday, the highest number for a second straight day since it brought the virus largely under control in March.
- In Latin America, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro returned to work after a bout with coronavirus. Bolivia's interim president Jeanine Añez said she recovered from the virus and would also be returning to work.