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- Global cases: More than 3.2 million
- Global deaths: More than 233,000
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University as of 8:04 a.m. Beijing time.
All times below are in Beijing time.
9:14 am: California will allow adults to obtain marriage licenses via videoconferences
Adults in California would be able to obtain marriage licenses via videoconferencing for the next 60 days, Gov. Gavin Newsom tweeted.
The state has 48,917 confirmed cases of Covid-19, of which 3,497 people are in hospitals, Newsom tweeted. — Saheli Roy Choudhury
9:03 am: Walmart announced new delivery service under two hours
Walmart said its new express delivery service will deliver to customers in less than two hours.
The service is already available across 100 Walmart stores since mid-April. It will be expanded to almost 1,000 stores in early May, according to…