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U.S. Cases Up 3.3%; Italy to Start Easing Lockdown: Virus Update

President Trump, right, listens to Deborah Birx as she speaks during a news conference on April 23.

President Trump, right, listens to Deborah Birx as she speaks during a news conference on April 23.

Photographer: Michael Reynolds/EPA/Bloomberg

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U.S. coronavirus cases rose 3.3%, below the one-week average. Italy will ease its lockdown on May 4 after reporting the fewest deaths since mid-March. Fatalities in the U.K. and New York were the lowest in more than three weeks.