Coronavirus cases ease in Sun Belt states as nationwide deaths climb

Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) arrive with a patient while a funeral car begins to depart at North Shore Medical Center where the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) patients are treated, in Miami, Florida, July 14, 2020. Maria Alejandra Cardona | Reuters Coronavirus outbreaks that have torn through Sun Belt states like California, Florida, Texas and Arizona for […]

More than half of U.S. states have statewide mask mandates

With Arkansas’ statewide mask mandate from Gov. Asa Hutchinson taking effect Monday, more than half of the United States now has statewide mask mandates to help curb the spread of the coronavirus, an analysis of statewide policies from CNBC shows. Twenty-eight...