An elderly person arrives on a stretcher at NYU Langone Health Centre hospital in New York City on Monday. Anxiety ratcheted up across New York, the epicentre of America's coronavirus outbreak. Photo: AFP An elderly person arrives on a stretcher at NYU Langone Health Centre hospital in New York City on Monday. Anxiety ratcheted up across New York, the epicentre of America's coronavirus outbreak. Photo: AFP
An elderly person arrives on a stretcher at NYU Langone Health Centre hospital in New York City on Monday. Anxiety ratcheted up across New York, the epicentre of America's coronavirus outbreak. Photo: AFP

US coronavirus cases jump past 33,000, deaths hit 400

  • The US CDC reported 33,453 cases of coronavirus, an increase of 18,185 infections from its previous count
  • Prison union official asks the government to stop the movement of inmates between facilities until the virus can be contained

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
An elderly person arrives on a stretcher at NYU Langone Health Centre hospital in New York City on Monday. Anxiety ratcheted up across New York, the epicentre of America's coronavirus outbreak. Photo: AFP An elderly person arrives on a stretcher at NYU Langone Health Centre hospital in New York City on Monday. Anxiety ratcheted up across New York, the epicentre of America's coronavirus outbreak. Photo: AFP
An elderly person arrives on a stretcher at NYU Langone Health Centre hospital in New York City on Monday. Anxiety ratcheted up across New York, the epicentre of America's coronavirus outbreak. Photo: AFP
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