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U.S. Infection Rate Eases to Lowest Since October: Virus Update

San Bernardino County Hospital Experiences Decline In COVID-19 Patients

Photographer: Mario Tama/Getty Images 

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The pace of the coronavirus outbreak in the U.S. continued to ease as the country’s week-to-week average fell to its lowest in almost four months. A top Biden administration health official warned Americans not to get complacent as the potentially more lethal variant first found in the U.K. spreads across the country.