U.S. tops a one day record of 100,000 new COVID infections

by Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent

The United States recorded an all-time high of 102,831 new COVID-19 infections on Wednesday, November 4.

Additionally, hospitals admitted more than 50,000 Americans because of coronavirus.

Reports suggest that the country’s protective gear supply like the N95 face mask is running dangerously low as front-line workers brace for a winter flu season not previously seen.

In cases, the alarming spike brings the total amount of U.S. infections to more than 9.4 million, with over 233,000 deaths.

Members of the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) Coronavirus Task Force caution that everyone strictly enforces social distancing, limited gatherings, and mask mandates.

The NNPA is a trade association of the more than 230 African American-owned newspapers and media companies in the United States.

“I am deeply concerned about the record number of COVID-19 cases being diagnosed around the country,” Dr. James Hildreth, one of the

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