US sees record-high daily Covid numbers as election nears
The US has recorded at least 94,000 new Covid-19 cases over the last 24 hours, with spikes in dozens of states days before the presidential election.
It is the second day in a row the country has broken its daily new case record after reporting more than 91,000 infections on Thursday.
More than nine million total cases have been reported in the US, according to a Johns Hopkins University tally.
The contest between Donald Trump and Joe Biden comes to a head on Tuesday.
Twenty-one states are experiencing outbreaks, with...