4/7/20 COVID-19 pandemic & Dow Jones recap

Noah Maldonado, News Editor

In Illinois, there are 13,549 confirmed cases of COVID-19 per the Illinois Department of Health. There are 840 cases in Will County and 61 cases in Kendall County. Approximately 68,732 people have been tested for the virus within the state and 380 have died from the virus.
Nationwide, there are over 387,547 cases of COVID-19. 12,748 have died from the virus.
Globally, there are 1,414,738 cases of COVID-19. As of now, among the countries impacted, Italy is at 135,586 cases; Iran is at 62,589 cases; Spain is at 140,618 cases; Germany is at 107,591 cases; and France is at 110,049 cases. 81,259 have died, and over 298,642 have recovered so far.
The Dow Jones fell – 26 points, putting it at 22,654 points overall.