MERCED (BLJ) –On August 10, Merced County Public Health Department reported 5,735 cases of Covid-19 and 70 deaths (10 new).
California reported 561,911 cases (7,751 new) and 10,359 deaths (66 new).
The United States reported 5,173,566 cases (42,214 new) and 165,111 deaths (325 new).
The global report was 20,011,186 cases (148,587 new) and 734,755 deaths (3,406 new).
As we have reiterated, these figures are best considered approximations, but they are the best we have in the gigantic failure the American response to the pandemic continues to be. – blj