Beaches, Restaurants, Bars and More Venues Packed with Visitors as States Begin Reopening
On Sunday, White House advisor Dr. Deborah Birx warned Americans not to let up in social distancing practices on Sunday morning. “During this reopening, social gatherings should not be more than 10 people—even if they’re outside,” Birx said on ABC News.
As of May 24, there were more than 5.3 million coronavirus cases worldwide and 342,695 confirmed deaths, according to Johns Hopkins University. The U.S. alone accounts for over 1.6 million of those cases and 97,150 deaths.
On Thursday, Trump announced that the federal government would fly flags at half-mast over Memorial Day weekend in tribute to the people who have died in the U.S. from the virus.
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