Coronavirus Live Blog 11.6.2020

This is an ongoing update of headlines and information related to the coronavirus outbreak. Newest information at the top. If you have a question or want to discuss this issue in depth, we have been discussing this issue in our chat system. Information is updated throughout the day with a large update every morning US time.

Bookmark to always get the newest live blog page as we have to close and open a new page periodically to improve load times.

Yesterday’s headlines from 11.4 can be found here

We have moved older live blog posts to an archive that can be found in the right side navigation.

Friday: MN tops new covid cases and hospitalization rates

Wednesday: MN has nearly 4000 covid cases in 1 day

MN requests fill in health care workers from FEMA

N.J. ‘close’ to ordering new coronavirus restrictions as cases surge. ‘We will clearly be taking action,’ Murphy says.

Bay Area health officials consider 14-day self-quarantine after traveling outside the area

Bay Area county reverses some reopenings amid COVID-19 uptick

Florida reports 6,257 new coronavirus cases, most since Aug. 15

Missouri poll worker positive for Covid-19 still worked shift, died after Election Day – The cause of death for the unidentified election judge supervisor has not been released, according to St. Charles County.

The county auditor for Sioux Falls, SD just tested positive for covid. They finished counting ballots late the night before.

28 people in South Dakota die of covid in one day, state sets another new case record

SD has over 1300 new covid cases Wednesday, over half of deaths in the state have been since Oct 1

SD health workers dispute state claim there is plenty of hospital capacity.

Utah coronavirus cases up 2,110 on Wednesday, with record-high hospitalizations

With 4,229 new coronavirus cases, Ohio topples another record: Tuesday update

Coronavirus cases confirmed at 675 schools across South Florida – 41% increase in campuses with cases over the past week

College student found dead in her dorm after testing positive for coronavirus – Bethany Nesbitt, 20, was found dead in a residence hall at Grace College in Indiana. The coroner said Covid-19 was a contributing factor while the cause of death was a pulmonary embolus.

Poland reports deadliest day since pandemic began

China suspends visitors from nine countries after imported virus cases rose by 45% in October

Malaysia reports highest jump of new Covid-19 cases since the outbreak began

Pressure mounts on German intensive care units amid record-high Covid-19 cases

South Korea closes 76 schools across the country after a spate of coronavirus infections

Italy locks down financial capital Milan and much of industrial north

Russia reports highest daily virus toll, recording more than 19,700 new cases

North Denmark in lockdown over mutated virus in mink farms

Belgian military deployed to overwhelmed hospital amid record-high virus admissions

Graveyards in big Indian cities running out of space due to Covid-19 pandemic

The time is now to develop a testing strategy for asymptomatic Covid-19 cases, CDC director says

How Are Americans Catching the Virus? Increasingly, ‘They Have No Idea’ New outbreaks used to be traced back to crowded factories and rowdy bars. But now, the virus is so widespread not even health officials are able to keep up.

The pandemic surge in charts – Spiking infections have seized the headlines — and it could get much worse.

A room, a bar and a classroom: how the coronavirus is spread through the air

Denmark to kill all mink to stop mutated coronavirus spreading to humans – Experts say the virus has been mutating in the animals and there have been 12 cases of those mutations being transmitted to humans in the country.

Solano County Reports First Known Flu and COVID-19 Co-Infection in the Bay Area – Patient diagnosed with both coronavirus and the seasonal flu is between 20 and 65 and works in health care

Missouri eighth-grade student passes away due to COVID-19 complications

“Covid: Record-breaking 440-mile traffic jam stretches around Paris as residents flee second lockdown

Ultrapotent COVID-19 Vaccine Designed via Computer: Innovative Nanoparticle Vaccine Spurs Extremely High Levels of Protective Antibodies

Study finds brain abnormalities common in covid patients

COVID-19 outpatients – early risk-stratified treatment with zinc plus low dose hydroxychloroquine and azithromycin: a retrospective case series study

Integrated Single-Cell Atlases Reveal an Oral SARS-CoV-2 Infection and Transmission Axis

Brain Scans Show a Whole Spectrum of COVID-19 Abnormalities We Can’t Fully Explain

T-cell Covid immunity ‘present in adults six months after first infection’ Study suggests white blood cell levels higher in people who had symptoms

“Ethacridine inhibits SARS-CoV-2 by inactivating viral particles in cellular models

A tale of 2 states’ battles against Covid spikes in Orthodox communities

Conspiracy theories about the origins of COVID-19 outweigh science’s influence, researchers say

Idaho Republicans, including Lt. Gov. McGeachin, decry pandemic measures in new video

Study links Trump rallies to more than 700 Covid deaths – The working paper, released late Friday, examined the impact of 18 rallies held between June 20 and Sept. 30.

SF stops Google-affiliated testing after results take 10 days

Santa Clara County sues San Jose church for ‘dangerous conduct’ amid pandemic

SF hits the brakes on covid19 reopening: “San Francisco pausing reopening despite low COVID-19 transmission

COVID-19 cases associated with SC schools tops 2,000

Risk for In-Hospital Complications Associated with COVID-19 and Influenza — Veterans Health Administration, United States, October 1, 2018–May 31, 2020

About 20% of grocery store workers had Covid-19, and most didn’t have symptoms, study found

Don’t Look Down! Estimating the Depth of State Covid Budget Holes

Two Major Mall Landlords File Bankruptcy Amid Retail “Carnage” 

225,000 couples owe a collective $3.7 billion for weddings that didn’t happen in 2020

CDC is lifting cruise ship ban in US waters — but it’s ‘conditional’

Germany’s Christmas markets threatened by coronavirus – The crisis means most of the country’s 3,000 Christmas markets will be canceled this year.

In lockdown Ireland, ‘clothes are not essential’ – Big retailers can sell you food but not a TV or children’s socks.

Fewer snowbirds flocking to Florida as COVID-19 persists

White House sidestepped FDA to distribute hydroxychloroquine to pharmacies, documents show 

This article would not be possible without the extensive efforts of the SimplyInfo research team
Join the conversation at

© 2011-2023, All Rights Reserved Content cited, quoted etc. from other sources is under the respective rights of that content owner. If you are viewing this page on any website other than (or it may be plagiarized, please let us know. If you wish to reproduce any of our content in full or in more than a phrase or quote, please contact us first to obtain permission.



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: