MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The coronavirus pandemic notched another grim advance on Saturday.
Italy announced nearly 800 new deaths and 6,600 new cases.
In New York, coronavirus cases soared above 10,000 as state officials scoured the globe for desperately needed medical supplies such as respirators and masks.
Health care systems around the world were feeling strained, and rural areas also began to feel the virus closing in.
One doctor at a hospital in Georgia says people are scared, and hospitals are worried they won’t have supplies to keep up with an expected influx of sick patients.
The global death toll stands at 13,000.