3. The latest in the U.S.
Florida, Texas and Arizona reported record numbers of new daily novel coronavirus cases on Tuesday.
U.S. companies exported a record 129,000 tons of pork to China in April, even as meat producers warned that the effects of the coronavirus pandemic would deplete the industry's supply chain, the New York Times reports, citing data from Panjiva.
Staff members and seniors living in nursing homes and long-term care facilities across the U.S. account for more than 50,000 coronavirus deaths, or more than 40% of the official U.S. death toll of 116,000, according to an analysis from the Wall Street Journal.
Tenet Healthcare told Wall Street its hospitalizations so far in June are back to 90% of where they were pre-COVID. But Tenet also has many hospitals in current coronavirus hotspots like Alabama, Arizona, Florida and Texas, Bob writes.
In an effort to better understand how COVID-19 affects underrepresented communities, the National Institutes of Health is expanding antibody testing, surveying personal impacts and collecting electronic health data, Axios' Eileen Drage O'Reilly reports.