As COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations surge across the Midwest, some states have finally imposed restrictions to slow the spread of the virus.
The United States exceeded 100,000 new daily COVID-19 cases for the first time since the start of the pandemic.
Hospitals in the Midwest are setting new records every day.
“You want to be part of the solution, not part of the problem.” Dr. Anthony Fauci warned that carelessness about the virus over Labor Day weekend could trigger a spike in cases.
Record-breaking severe weather whipped through the Midwest destroying homes and power lines.
At least seven storm-related fatalities and dozens of injuries have been reported in the past week as storms swept across the nation.
More than 10 million people were reportedly under flood warnings Friday.
Temperatures plunged to -50 degrees Fahrenheit in places.
Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin (R) said “we’re getting soft” for closing schools in subzero-degree weather, and his comments received some heat 🔥
"Due to the EXTREME COLD weather, all criminal activity and acts of stupidity and foolishness has been canceled."