Coronavirus Briefing: Tips for a Safe Fourth of July

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Cases are exploding in the U.S. Here's how to safely celebrate this holiday weekend.
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As the virus continues to ravage the U.S., it's clear that the Fourth of July has the potential to spawn superspreader events. Many cooped-up Americans are eager to leave home and socialize, but the timing for the country's biggest summer holiday weekend couldn't be worse: Infections are surging, with some states setting repeated daily records for new cases.

Festivities over Memorial Day weekend, less than a month and a half ago, are thought to have contributed to the dire…
Lara Takenaga, Jonathan Wolfe
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