COVID death toll reaches 150,000 in U.S.

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The COVID-19 death toll in the U-S has now hit 150-thousand.

The total reported by Johns Hopkins University is the highest by far in the world.

A number of states in the Sunbelt had seen surges in cases, with Florida reporting 216 deaths today alone.

South Carolina's death toll has more than doubled over the past month, surpassing 1500 earlier this week.