The United States reported 198,357 new coronavirus cases and 3,019 virus-related deaths on Tuesday, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.
Tuesday's death toll marks the third highest daily count of fatalities since the beginning of the pandemic.
The nationwide totals now stand at 16,717,014 confirmed cases and 303,797 deaths.
The totals include cases from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and other US territories, as well as repatriated cases.
CNN is tracking Covid figures: