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CDC Calls for 'Universal Face Mask Use' Everywhere Outside of the Home

For the first time, the CDC is urging Americans to wear face masks everywhere outside of their own homes as COVID-19 cases spike across the country. Plus, U.S. hospitals have reached their tipping point — they're out of space to treat virus patients, the coronavirus is one of the leading causes of death in the U.S., and how curfews can slow the spread of the virus.

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CDC Calls for 'Universal Face Mask Use' Everywhere Outside of the Home

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    CDC: It's time for "universal face mask use"
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    CDC: It's time for "universal face mask use"

    The CDC is urging “universal face mask use” for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic began, citing recent case spikes as the U.S. has …

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    Coronavirus updates: San Francisco Bay Area issues stay-at-home order; vaccine doesn't mean virus is over, WHO warns

    The coronavirus is quickly becoming one of the leading causes of death in the United States, experts say. Thursday was the deadliest day of the pandemic in the U.S., with 2,897 deaths, according to Johns Hopkins data. While the more than 277,000 COVID-19 deaths may not seem like a lot in a nation of …

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