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Canada Canada tops 190,000 total coronavirus cases as deaths near 9,700

04:15  16 october  2020
04:15  16 october  2020 Source:   globalnews.ca

Canada has reported over 2,000 new coronavirus cases for nearly 2 weeks straight

  Canada has reported over 2,000 new coronavirus cases for nearly 2 weeks straight Wednesday also saw nine more deaths reported, bringing the death toll to 9,663. A total of 159,351 patients have recovered, leaving 20,176 active cases. In addition to the 359 historical cases, Quebec reported 844 new cases on Wednesday and six additional deaths, although just one of those patients died over the past 24 hours. The province remains the jurisdiction hardest hit by the pandemic, with 88,994 cases and 5,976 deaths to date. A total of 74,483 people have recovered so far. Ontario reported 721 new cases and no new deaths.

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Canada added another 2,342 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus Thursday, one of the highest daily case counts yet since the pandemic began early this year.

The new positive cases pushed the country's total to 191,532 infections. It took five days for Canada to add over 10,000 new coronavirus cases, after taking just four days to jump from 170,000 to 180,000.

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May 6 – Health officials reported 70 new confirmed cases as well as six deaths related to the novel coronavirus . 12 -- Saskatchewan reported 21 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases above 1, 700 .

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The new cases also represented about 2.5 per cent of the 92,796 new tests performed over the past 24 hours. To date, more than 10.2 million tests have been performed across Canada, although some provinces and territories do not update their testing data daily.

Thursday also saw the national death toll rise to 9,699 after 38 new deaths were reported. Twenty-two of those deaths were historical and all based in Quebec, which also removed two earlier deaths from its total after they were found to not be attributable to COVID-19.

Quebec did report eight new deaths had occurred since Wednesday, as well as 969 new positive cases. The province has now seen a total of 89,963 confirmed infections and 6,005 deaths, while 75,467 patients have recovered from the virus.

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Canada ’s death toll from the viral illness — which surpassed 1, 000 on Wednesday — is now at 1,195. About 9 , 700 people have recovered from the virus across the country The number of coronavirus diagnoses in Alberta stands at 2,158 cases and 50 deaths as of Thursday, though the province’s

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Ontario added 783 new cases and five more deaths, bringing its totals to 62,196 cases and 3,022 deaths to date.

Newfoundland and Labrador reported one new case, the only Atlantic province to see any increase Thursday. Newfoundland has now seen 284 new cases, four of them fatal, while 271 have recovered.

New Brunswick reported no new cases for the first time since Oct. 4. A total of 292 cases have been reported so far, with two deaths and 200 recoveries. Nova Scotia has seen a total of 1,092 cases and 65 deaths, while Prince Edward Island has three active cases out of 63 total infections, with no deaths so far.

Manitoba posted another new record with 173 new cases, while health officials said another person has died from COVID-19. The province has now seen a total of 3,098, only half of whom have recovered, and 38 deaths.

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The total number of cases of the novel coronavirus in Canada reached a new high on Wednesday, climbing past 9 , 000 and getting close to 10, 000 by the end of That total was recorded before some western provinces reported their case increases Tuesday evening. Fifteen new deaths were reported

Health officials report nearly 190 , 000 cases in the U.S. and more than 4, 000 deaths . Its death toll surpassed China earlier this week. "I want every American to be prepared for the hard days that lie ahead," Trump said during the White House coronavirus task force briefing.


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In Saskatchewan, 33 new cases were reported, with no new deaths. A total of 2,232 cases have been confirmed to date, along with 25 deaths and 1,936 recoveries.

Alberta added another 244 new cases and one new death, bringing the province's totals to 21,443 confirmed infections and 288 deaths, while 18,417 patients have recovered from the virus.

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Officials in British Columbia reported 139 lab-confirmed cases and three more "epidemiologically-linked" cases, meaning they have not been confirmed by laboratory testing. The province has now seen 10,836 confirmed cases and 198 epi-linked cases to date.

No new deaths were reported Thursday, keeping the death toll at 250, while 9,257 patients have recovered so far.

None of the three territories reported new cases on Thursday.

The Northwest Territories has seen five cases to date, all of which have recovered. The territory’s last case was reported over six months ago.

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The Yukon said Wednesday that a presumptive case has come back negative, keeping its total at 15 cases — all of which have recovered.

While Nunavut says it has seen no local confirmed cases, several positive cases have been confirmed in out-of-territory workers at a pair of local mines. All of those cases have been counted by their home jurisdictions.

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With cases rising — and some provinces moving to limit or close businesses again — many Canadians who remain unemployed or short of work are turning their attention back to government relief and ensuring they can qualify.

On Thursday, the Canada Revenue Agency said it will update the wording of a question on its online application for the Canada Recovery Benefit, to make clear that Canadians who exhausted their Employment Insurance benefits are eligible for the new benefit.

The decision comes after Global News indicated the phrasing was creating confusion for some jobless Canadians.

Worldwide, over 38.8 million cases of the novel coronavirus have been confirmed by public health authorities, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. Over 1,096,000 of those patients have died to date.

India, with 7.3 million confirmed cases, is continuing to surge towards the United States' world-leading total of 7.9 million cases. The U.S. still leads the world in deaths, at over 217,000.

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GENEVA — The World Health Organization reports a worldwide record of 350,000 new daily coronavirus cases. The U.N. health agency says the confirmed daily high of 350,766 cases surpasses by nearly 12,000 a record set earlier this week. That tally includes more than 109,000 cases from Europe. British scientists reported the coronavirus outbreak is doubling every few weeks. French hospitals are running out of ICU beds. Spain declared a state of emergency in Madrid because of soaring cases. WHO’s emergencies chief Dr. Michael Ryan acknowledged the worldwide surges, saying “there are no new answers.

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