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CDC Director Robert Redfield

Corona death toll in US by August to be 66,000; next wave in winter could be worse

Washington: A leading US model has upped its projected coronavirus death toll by August to 66,000, a 10% increase from its previous prediction. The change came as states began updating their death tallies, adding residents of nursing homes whom officials are now counting as presumptive positives, Dr. Chris Murray, the director of the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation...