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ABC News 20 Nov 2020

CDC issues warning for Thanksgiving as COVID-19 cases surge


The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have released new guidance for Thanksgiving to prevent the further spread of COVID-19 as cases rise nationwide.

A record-breaking 150,000 COVID-19 cases were reported in the U.S. in just one day on Thursday, and that increase is straining hospitals' resources. CBS News correspondent David Begnaud reports from Harwood Heights, Illinois, outside Chicago, and Dr. Bob Lahita joined CBSN to discuss the safety measures being taken across the country and how to have a safe Thanksgiving celebration.
NBC News Correspondent Gabe Gutierrez brings the latest from Montana where the state reported its second highest daily Covid-19 cases since the pandemic began. Aired on 10/30/2020.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo had a message for Thanksgiving.
President Trump continues to cast doubt on the effectiveness of wearing face masks, incorrectly citing a recent CDC report. Internal medicine physician Dr. Shoshana Ungerleider joined CBSN to discuss the study's findings as well as the latest on drug trials for potential COVID-19 treatments.

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