Coronavirus Cases Exceed 100,000 as Countries Struggle to Contain Spread

Jannie Delucca

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases globally topped 100,000 on Friday, as infections spread to new parts of the U.S. where officials struggled to get the epidemic under control.

Across the U.S., state officials voiced a need for higher Covid-19 testing capacity as positive cases multiplied in the country’s hardest-hit states and the first ones appeared in several others.

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