- California, Florida and Texas are setting records for Covid-19 cases. At least 30 states across the US are reporting an increase in new cases.
- Texas is pausing further reopening as it responds to an increase in cases, the governor said.
- There are fears of “apocalyptic” surges in major Texas cities if the trend continues: Houston could be the hardest-hit city in the US with numbers rivaling those in Brazil.
- The number of Covid-19 cases in Latin America has tripled in the past month, surpassing 2 million infections, the Pan American Health Organization said.
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