COVID-19: New York is still the most devastated US state with deaths surpassing 3,500


Reuters The most devastated state of the United States from novel coronavirus is still New York where death toll on Saturday surpassed 3,500 as confirmed cases rose to 113,704, bringing the US total to more than 8,000 fatalities and 295,000 cases. The US will likely go down as the country that was supposedly best prepared to fight a pandemic but ended up catastrophically overmatched, The Washington Post reports Saturday.