LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas health officials say the number of coronavirus tests conducted over the weekend surpassed its recent average. The state on Monday released its testing numbers from a two-day surge campaign as it reported its 50th death from the virus. The surge campaign was aimed at raising the number of tests conducted from a recent average of 1,000 a day to 1,500. The Health Department says it exceeded that goal on Saturday and Sunday. The state on Monday reported at least 3,017 cases, an increase over the 2,941 reported Sunday. The number of deaths rose from 49 to 50.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The number of deaths in Texas due to COVID-19, which is caused by the coronavirus, has risen by 25. The Texas health department on Sunday reported at least 648 deaths, up […]
TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s professional baseball league opened its delayed season three weeks ago. The 18 teams began play in empty stadiums. Now fans are back, too. Japan has begun allowing up to 5,000 fans […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Department of Correction says two inmates have died while being treated for COVID-19, the illness caused by the coronavirus. No names were released. The department said Friday that […]