Coronavirus Cases Surpass 60,000 in U.S.; Spain Death Toll Overtakes China

The number of confirmed instances of the new coronavirus in the U.S. surpassed 60,000, led by a continued surge of bacterial infections in New York, as lawmakers worked to soften the financial repercussions of the pandemic that has shut down vast swaths of the place.

Entire world-vast there were being much more than 458,000 instances Wednesday, according to data from Johns Hopkins College. Far more than 20,800 folks have died, and in a grim milestone, Spain on Wednesday surpassed China‚Äôs loss of life toll from the virus. Infections in Italy rose to seventy four,386, closing…