~ The U.S reported more than 30,000 new coronavirus cases on Friday and Saturday, the highest daily totals since May 1, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
~ New cases across the country are surging faster than ever, especially in states in the South, West and Midwest.
~ Seven states hit record cases on Saturday, including Florida and South Carolina, which had their third consecutive day breaking single-day records. Missouri, Nevada, Montana, Utah and Arizona also hit records.
In other news: Hi. IT’S NOT JUST LIKE THE FLU. (SFGATE)
And: Yes, Wearing Masks Helps. Here’s Why (NPR)