Stories tagged: "covid deaths"

wide shot of COVID-19 vaccination tents set up outside of State Farm Stadium with dark blue sky
Arizona Becomes 13th State to Pass 1 Million Cases of COVID-19

Arizona surpassed 1 million COVID-19 cases Friday while contending with a new spike, becoming the 13th state to reach the grim milestone.

The Arizona woman lost her father to COVID-19, and spoke at the DNC this week about her loss. Image via screengrab.
Families Who Have Lost Loved Ones to COVID Have a Message Ahead of RNC: We Blame Trump

In cities across the country, mourners are expected to join the March for the Dead on Friday to share personal stories of loss and demand accountability from the Trump administration.

Herman Cain, former Republican presidential candidate and businessman, passed away due to complications from coronavirus (AP Photo/Molly Riley)
Herman Cain Dies of COVID-19 as Infections Rattle GOP Staff

Cain's death comes one day after news of Turning Point USA founder also dying of coronavirus complications.

The number of figures (1000) illustrates just 1% of the official count of people who've died from COVID-19. Graphic via Desirée Tapia for COURIER
The U.S. Has Officially Passed 100,000 Deaths From Coronavirus. The Real Number Is Likely Much Higher.

The current death toll could actually be as high as 125,000 Americans, according to a New York Times analysis.