More than 42,000 people have died worldwide, with over 860,000 cases of infection, according to Johns Hopkins University. More than 178,000 people have recovered from COVID-19.
- The death toll in the US hits more than 500 in one dayfor first time.
- Cases in New York rise to more than 75,000. Deaths there jumped from 352 to 1,550 in one day.
- UN Chief saysCOVID-19 could be the biggest challenge the world has face since the United Nations was formed after World War II.