- The CDC’s ensemble forecast now projects nearly 189,000 US coronavirus deaths by Sept. 5. There are more than 5.3 million cases and 169,000 deaths in the US.
- South Korea, France and New Zealand are among countries seeing a resurgence of cases amid a record (294,237) global infections within a 24-hour period, according to a report published by the World Health Organization on Saturday.
- Dr. Anthony Fauci has warned that if the US allows coronavirus infections to run rampant to achieve possible herd immunity, the death toll would be massive, especially among vulnerable people.
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