CDC advises 'universal' masks indoors as US Covid deaths again break records
- Agency recommends masks indoors outside the home
- New daily highs for cases, hospitalizations and deaths
The Centers for Disease Control has issued new coronavirus guidelines, including requesting “universal face mask use” by Americans, as the US again set a record for the highest daily number of coronavirus deaths.
On Thursday, 2,879 people died from coronavirus, according to Johns Hopkins University, while there were 217,664 new cases, which is also a record.