In reaching the grim milestone on Thursday, the country of 330 million people surpassed virus hotspots China and Italy.
Italy has 80,589 confirmed cases and more deaths than any other country with 8,215 total deaths so far.
When asked about the USA now leading the world in the number of COVID-19 cases, President Donald Trump pointed to the testing being done in America, and he suggested there were more cases in China than the country is reporting.
Across the Atlantic in the United States, unemployment surged to a record high.
The 20,000 confirmed cases in NY represent more confirmed cases than the United Kingdom, Australia and Canada combined.
About 200 people across the country died of the disease on Wednesday - including a stunning 88 people in New York City alone.
L'ex-footballeur Michel Hidalgo est mort
L'épopée formidable de l'équipe de France à la Coupe du monde 1982 et la démi-finale France-Allemagne, c'était lui. En pleine pandémie de Covid-19, sa famille a précisé qu'il était décédé " naturellement d'épuisement ".
As the number of deaths due to the infection climbed to about 23,000, the damage to people's livelihoods and their well-being from the effort to flatten the rising curve started to come into focus.
Almost 3.3 million people registered to claim jobless benefits in a week, almost five times more than the previous record set in 1982.
American hospitals increasingly have reported being overwhelmed with COVID-19 cases and 40 percent of Americans are under lockdown orders to prevent the spread of the illness.
The rescue plan, which is expected to be voted on in the House on Friday, would dispense checks of $1,200 per adult and $500 per child. Reports of new cases from inside the country have stopped. The state has faced 385 coronavirus-related deaths, up 100 deaths in the last 24 hours. In the United Arab Emirates, authorities announced an overnight weekend lockdown and used drones to tell people to stay home.
The flu and pneumonia caused around 60,000 deaths.
As the number of cases climbs, NY is appealing to the federal government for more medical supplies to treat the ill. That was our public health strategy. "This is going to form a new generation and transform who we are".
Unfortunately, with public events postponed or cancelled entirely, Holly didn't have any jobs lined-up to pay her bills with. Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox.
All elementary students still will be receiving reading and math packets each week, either online or in paper form for pick-up. Teachers will be using email, phone calls, and video meetings via Google Classroom to connect with and support their students.
In that sense, we are like every other club in the union: when we do not stage matches and events we do not generate revenue. We will ensure a fair and balanced outcome for the game and are now committed to update on this by the middle of April".
While there was no word on when the season will start, IndyCar's website shows the first race of the season in Detroit on May 30. To accommodate the Indy 500 shift, an August 16 race at Mid-Ohio was moved to August 9 and the Gateway 500 near St.
Michel Hidalgo , malade, y était apparu affaibli et amaigri, mais tout sourire en compagnie de ses compères. L'équipe de FootMarseille adresse ses plus sincères condoléances à sa famille et à ses amis.
A World Series game would actually be held on Christmas with the "Fall Classic" being scheduled for December 19-26. Postseason games would be played in eight domed stadiums and three Southern California stadiums.
The scheme will be open to anyone with trading profits of up to £50,000, to help only those who need the most help. There are more than five million self-employed people in the United Kingdom , earning an average of £781 a month.
Malaika Arora, Rohit Shetty, Shilpa Shetty, Manish Paul, Geeta Kapoor and many Bollywood actors commented on her video. Arjun Kapoor responding to the post wrote, "I think u need to workout in the gym downstairs in ur building ASAP".
Meghan Markle’s first post-royal job revealed
The Sun recently reported that Harry and Meghan might be taking on a completely new project: Building a brand new home in the U.K. Proceeds from the film will benefit Elephants Without Borders , a charity believed to be close to Meghan and Harry's hearts.
Harlem Globetrotter Fred ‘Curly’ Neal dead at 77
Neal and the Globetrotters were so popular that they were immortalized in the Hanna-Barbera animated series named after them. On March 26, the sports world learned that Fred "Curly" Neal , Harlem Globetrotter legend, passed away.