Trump repeats hope COVID-19 will ‘disappear’ amid renewed scramble to contain explosion

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Despite day after day of record-breaking spikes in coronavirus cases, despite nearly 130,000 U.S. dead, President Trump repeated his claim that the virus would soon ‘disappear.’ Meanwhile, some states are still reluctant to implement any kind of shutdown or mask requirement to slow the virus’ spread. Others are moving ahead with restrictions.