A woman gets a coronavirus swab at a free testing site in Seattle, Washington, on Wednesday. Photo: AP A woman gets a coronavirus swab at a free testing site in Seattle, Washington, on Wednesday. Photo: AP
A woman gets a coronavirus swab at a free testing site in Seattle, Washington, on Wednesday. Photo: AP

Coronavirus: US death toll at world record 250,000 after highest daily fatalities in months

  • New York closes public schools as testing positivity hits 3 per cent
  • The Midwest has become the country’s crisis epicentre, reporting almost a half-million cases in a week

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A woman gets a coronavirus swab at a free testing site in Seattle, Washington, on Wednesday. Photo: AP A woman gets a coronavirus swab at a free testing site in Seattle, Washington, on Wednesday. Photo: AP
A woman gets a coronavirus swab at a free testing site in Seattle, Washington, on Wednesday. Photo: AP
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