Updated 8:27 a.m. ET, October 19, 2020
- The global count of coronavirus cases passed 40 million on Monday, according to Johns Hopkins University.
- While Covid-19 infections continue to soar across the US, Dr. Anthony Fauci said following public health measures is the way out of the crisis.
- As cases also rise across Europe, some cities in the UK, France, Spain are resisting centralized efforts to impose tighter regulations.