The U.S. had more than 70,000 deaths with more than 1.2 million infected, and no sign yet that the pandemic is under control. The plant is now manufacturing N95 protective masks.
The development comes as Trump increased his projection for the total U.S. death toll to as many as 100,000 up by as much as 40,000 from what he had suggested just a few weeks ago.
'It's a report with no mitigation, ' the president said at the White House of two new studies - based on government modeling - that show the daily virus death toll will hit 3,000 by June and another projects that over 134,000 people will die.
The researchers cited decisions to ease social distancing in dozens of states as the reason for the increase, writing that "rising mobility in most US states as well as the easing of social distancing measures expected in 31 states by May 11, indicating that growing contacts among people will promote transmission of the coronavirus".
Another influential model from the University of Washington's Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) that's often cited by the White House, is now projecting that 134,000 people will die from COVID-19 across the country by August 4, almost double its previous projection, according to CNN.
Detail in new Kim Jong-un footage could explain his absence
But most of the deals have not been acted on by North Korea, with Pyongyang largely cutting off contact with Seoul . The military says in a statement South Korea fired two rounds in response after issuing a warning broadcast.
Warren Buffett says coronavirus cannot stop America, despite huge Berkshire loss
The investment firm repurchased $1.7 billion of its own stock in the first quarter, but that was less than the prior quarter. Buffett also allowed Berkshire's cash stake to rise to a record $137.3 billion from $128 billion at the end of 2019.
North Korea's Kim Believed to Be at Coastal Resort
Commercial satellite images showing boats that are used by Kim and his entourage were uploaded onto NK Pro's website. He said, "I can't tell you, exactly - yes, I do have a very good idea, but I can't talk about it now".
Democrats have raised doubts about the nomination, with the party's leader in the Senate, Chuck Schumer, saying he is "dubious" Miller can really be independent because he is a White House attorney, who participated in Trump's impeachment defense.
DAILY DEATHS in the USA could reach 3,000 in June according to an internal government document.
Multiple media reports on Monday quoted the draft report projecting the horrifying figures of about 200,000 confirmed cases per day accompanied with 3,000 daily deaths by June 1.
Like African-Americans and Hispanics in the United States, Navajos are suffering a disproportionately high rate of coronavirus fatalities, twice the national per capita rate, according to Navajo Department of Health data.
Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Stephen Hahn, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Robert Redfield, and Health and Human Services Assistant Secretary Brett Giroir are also scheduled to appear before the Senate hearing next week focused on "safely getting back to work and. school", according to the committee. All stories linked in the newsletter are free to access.