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Coronavirus deaths in U.S. top 1,000 as hospitals overwhelmed

The grim milestone is accompanied by heartbreaking stories of funerals held at a distance or health care workers catching the virus from patients. Across the country, new protective measures are being taken as states grapple with the coronavirus crisis.

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