The global tally for confirmed cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 climbed above 95.6 million on Tuesday, according to data aggregated by Johns Hopkins University, while the death toll rose above 2 million. The U.S. has the highest case tally in the world at 24 million and the highest death toll at 399,003, or more than a quarter of the global total. The U.S. added at least 142,588 new cases on Monday according to a New York Times tracker , and counted at least 1,440 deaths, although the numbers are likely underreported as staffing is reduced at weekends and on holidays. The U.S. is averaging about 3,300 deaths a day and California has become the first state to have more than 3 million cases. In Los Angeles Country, air quality regulators have lifted limits on how many cremations can be performed due to a backlog of bodies, according to an emergency order. Brazil has the second highest death toll at 210,299 and is third by cases at 8.5 million. India is second worldwide in cases with 10.6 million, and third in deaths at 152,556. Mexico has the fourth highest death toll at 141,248 and 13th highest case tally at 1.6 million. The U.K. has 3.4 million cases and 90,031 deaths, the highest in Europe and fifth highest in the world.