US Passes China in the number of coronavirus cases

The US now has more cases than China of coronavirus. (MGN)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - The United States now has more confirmed cases of the coronavirus than any other country. Late Thursday afternoon, the US jumped ahead of China for reported cases according to the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus, COVID-19 tracker.

The data comes from the World Health Organization, the CDC and additional state and national government health departments. The United States, China and Italy top the list of cases.

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