5/4/20 COVID-19 pandemic & Dow Jones recap

Noah Maldonado, News Editor

In Illinois, there are 63,840 confirmed cases of COVID-19 per the Illinois Department of Health. There are 3,066 cases in Will County and 326 cases in Kendall County. Approximately 333,147 people have been tested for the virus within the state and 2,662 have died from the virus.
Nationwide, there are over 1,178,906 cases of COVID-19. 69,703 have died from the virus and over 187,008 have recovered
Globally, there are 3,578,301 cases of COVID-19. As of now, among the countries impacted, Italy is at 211,938 cases; Iran is at 98,647 cases; Spain is at 218,011 cases; Germany is at 166,137 cases; and France is at 169,583 cases. 251,059 have died, and over 1,162,279 have recovered so far.
The Dow Jones rose +26 points, putting it at 23,750 points overall.