- Global spread: The novel coronavirus has infected more than 787,000 people and killed over 37,000 worldwide, according to a count by Johns Hopkins University.
- Highest caseload: The United States has the most confirmed cases globally at over 160,700. More than 3,000 people have died in the US -- over 1,200 in New York State.
- Economic warning: A new World Bank report warns the spread of Covid-19 could bring recession to countries in East Asia and the Pacific and push 11 million people into poverty.
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An Italian flag hangs outside the San Giuseppe church in Seriate, Italy, as a soldier waits to load coffins to be taken to crematoriums, on March 28. Antonio Calanni/AP
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