The global tally for cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 rose to 10.2 million on Monday, according to data aggregated by Johns Hopkins University. The number of deaths climbed to 502,048, while the number of people who have recovered reached 5.1 million. The U.S. continues to lead the world, with a case tally of 2.55 million and death toll of 125,803, more than double the 1.34 million cases and 57,622 deaths recorded in Brazil. Within the U.S., infections have climbed in 32 states over the past 14 days, according to a New York Times tracker, with California, Texas and Florida leading the way. Russia is third measured by cases at 640,246, followed by India with 548,318 and the U.K. with 312,653. The U.K. has 43,634 fatalities, the highest in Europe and third highest in the world. China, where the illness was first reported late last year, has 84,757 cases and 4,641 fatalities.
June 29, 2020, 6:32 a.m. EDT