Vice Mayor Alix Desulme, City of North Miami, raises his arm during a prayer for local lives lost to COVID-19 as a memorial to those lost is unveiled at Griffing Park on October 28, 2020 in North Miami, Florida.
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More than 4,000 people died of Covid-19 in the United States in one day for the first time on Thursday as the country reports record-high numbers and the outbreak grows more severe by the day.
The U.S. has reported a record-high daily death toll on five of the past 10 days, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. Over the past week, the U.S. has reported an average of more than 2,700 deaths per day, up 16% compared with a week ago, according…