The United States reported 195,542 new Covid-19 cases on Friday, according to Johns Hopkins University, the second consecutive day that the country has posted its highest one-day total of the pandemic.
The previous daily high was recorded on Thursday with 187,833 cases.
A further 1,878 virus-related fatalities were also reported Friday.
At least 11,910,858 Covid-19 cases, including 254,413 deaths, have now been reported nationwide.
The totals include cases from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and other US territories, as well as repatriated cases.
CNN is tracking the US cases: