A shopper at the Flora Grubb Gardens in San Francisco on Saturday, after California loosened its stay-at-home orders, allowing some retailers to reopen. Many states are easing restrictions, which is causing coronavirus projections across the US to spike. Photo: AP A shopper at the Flora Grubb Gardens in San Francisco on Saturday, after California loosened its stay-at-home orders, allowing some retailers to reopen. Many states are easing restrictions, which is causing coronavirus projections across the US to spike. Photo: AP
A shopper at the Flora Grubb Gardens in San Francisco on Saturday, after California loosened its stay-at-home orders, allowing some retailers to reopen. Many states are easing restrictions, which is causing coronavirus projections across the US to spike. Photo: AP

Coronavirus: as Covid-19 cases in some US states swell, a model revises estimates upwards

  • Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation revises projections for a second time in less than a week, as states ease restrictions faster than expected
  • In many states – Minnesota, Nebraska, South Dakota, Kansas and Maryland, among them – daily reported cases are still on the rise

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A shopper at the Flora Grubb Gardens in San Francisco on Saturday, after California loosened its stay-at-home orders, allowing some retailers to reopen. Many states are easing restrictions, which is causing coronavirus projections across the US to spike. Photo: AP A shopper at the Flora Grubb Gardens in San Francisco on Saturday, after California loosened its stay-at-home orders, allowing some retailers to reopen. Many states are easing restrictions, which is causing coronavirus projections across the US to spike. Photo: AP
A shopper at the Flora Grubb Gardens in San Francisco on Saturday, after California loosened its stay-at-home orders, allowing some retailers to reopen. Many states are easing restrictions, which is causing coronavirus projections across the US to spike. Photo: AP
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