Health experts and asset markets are watching closely as segments of the U.S. reopen their economies. Across the Atlantic, U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson is back at work after recovering from the virus, delivering a sober address about the nation’s progress in fighting the Covid-19 outbreak.
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- Global cases: More than 3 million
- Global deaths: At least 208,131
- US cases: More than 972,900
- US deaths: At least 55,118
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
6:20 pm: Washington will reopen state parks and golf courses
Washingtonians will be able to get some fresh air soon at state parks and public lands, Governor Jay Inslee announced on Monday.
The state, one of the early Covid-19 hotspots in the U.S., will reopen outdoor recreation, including state parks, hunting and fishing areas, including…