U.S. daily coronavirus cases top 71,000 first time since July
Virus-related deaths also hit 856 on Thursday, the data showed.
While the majority of US states suffer a surge of the pandemic the Covid Tracking Project said over 41,000 people were hospitalized across the country the highest level since late August.
The U.S. is the worst hit country by the virus with having more than 8.4 million cases and more than 223,000 deaths. ■