About a million new cases of the coronavirus were reported in the United States in the past six days, increasing the country’s total to more than 11 million. It is reported that one in every 400 Americans tested positive since last week Monday. According to the New York Times, the latest outbreak started in the middle of last month and it took just over two weeks to increase from eight to nine million. The next one million took only 10 days. A record op almost 70-thousand patients are currently in hospital.