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A cluster of coronavirus cases was reported in Arkansas after a swim party

Several people who attended a high school swim party in Arkansas have contracted Covid-19, Gov. Asa Hutchinson told reporters. Hutchinson stands firm the state's decision to lift restrictions, claiming the rise in cases is due to "greater testing and tracing."

Pool party at Lake of the Ozarks in Missouri draws a packed crowd

Hundreds attended a Memorial Day weekend pool party at the Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri despite the state's social distancing policies.

Eddie Sutton, legendary college basketball coach, dies at 84

Eddie Sutton, the first college basketball coach to lead four different schools to the NCAA tournament, has died at age 84, his family said in a statement.

Pool party at Lake of the Ozarks in Missouri draws a packed crowd

Video posted by a reporter shows partiers crowded together in a pool at the Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, this Memorial Day weekend. The gathering violates social distancing measures intended to limit the spread of Covid-19.

Woman who confessed to killing her 9-year-old son pushed him into a canal in Florida, affidavit says

Police in south Florida have arrested and charged Patricia Ripley in the death of her 9-year-old son after they say she falsely accused two black men of abducting him.

Meet Biscuits and Gravy, the kitten born with two faces

An Oregon family got a big surprise when their cat gave birth to a litter that included a kitten with two faces.

A massive fire destroys a quarter of Pier 45 at San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf

San Francisco firefighters battle a four-alarm warehouse fire on Pier 45, according to San Francisco Fire Department.

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Sports

Liverpool vs. AC Milan: 'Something unreal happened' in 2005 Champions League final

Two-time Champions League winner and former AC Milan goalkeeper Dida tells CNN about the hurt the 2005 Champions League final brought to the Italian squad and reflects on how sweet the 2007 win was.

Sporting royalty set for $10m charity golf match in aid of the coronavirus relief effort

As sports slowly but surely start to return, four legends of their game will tee off in Florida on Sunday, to help make an impact on many of the communities affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. Golfers Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson join forces with NFL greats Tom Brady and Peyton Manning in "The Match: Champions for Charity." CNN's Patrick Snell looks ahead to the event, which due to being made by Turner Sports, will be airing on CNN International.

The extreme parkour team whose death-defying jumps caught the attention of Hollywood

They are Storror, a team of seven athletes taking parkour to a different dimension, who've been to Earth's low points and highest buildings. Even in lockdown, the UK-based athletes have not let coronavirus stand in their way.

Former Real Madrid star Esteban Granero is using his AI company to help fight coronavirus in Spain

Former Real Madrid midfielder Esteban Granero is mostly known for his exploits on the pitch, but is now using his AI company Olocip to help the fight against coronavirus in Spain.

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger got a haircut during the pandemic -- and Pennsylvania's governor does not seem pleased

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf criticized Pittsburgh Steelers' Ben Roethlisberger after the quarterback posted a video of himself getting a haircut during quarantine. His barber joins CNN's Brianna Keliar to discuss the circumstances surrounding that haircut.

From footballer to Netflix superstar: How Jesus Mosquera became one of Spain's top actors

Jesus Mosquera was a soccer player since he was 12, playing for a number of Spanish teams, including Real Betis' and Athletic Bilbao's B teams. One gym workout changed his life forever.

England cricket great Anderson 'desperate to get out there and play' despite nerves surrounding coronavirus

England cricket great James "Jimmy" Anderson has reservations about the return of sport during the global coronavirus pandemic, but is "desperate to get out there and play."

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Entertainment

Kirby Jenner, the 'fraternal twin' of Kendall Jenner, steps into the spotlight on Quibi

There's a new reality show from the Kardashian-Jenner family, but it has a twist. The show centers around a 24-year-old performance artist who has risen to fame over the past five years with his parody Instagram account, where he pretends to be the fraternal twin brother of Kendall Jenner.

Musician Fred Yonnet connects his neighborhood, and the world, during Covid-19

Musician Fred Yonnet connects his own neighborhood and the world in an unexpected way during the Covid-19 pandemic.

'AKA Jane Roe' is about more than just Norma McCorvey's 'deathbed confession'

The FX documentary "AKA Jane Roe" sheds new light on Norma McCorvey, the woman at the center of the Supreme Court abortion-rights case Roe v. Wade.

Gregory Tyree Boyce, 'Twilight' actor, found dead with girlfriend

Gregory Tyree Boyce, an actor who appeared in the 2008 film "Twilight," was found dead in a Las Vegas residence, a spokesperson with the Clark County Office of the Coroner/Medical Examiner confirmed to CNN.

Brian Austin Green opens up about split with wife Megan Fox

Brian Austin Green shared details about his split with actress and wife of 10 years, Megan Fox.

Drew Barrymore is inviting you over to make tacos for a good cause

CNN's Chloe Melas talks to actress Drew Barrymore about life at home with children during the coronavirus pandemic and the taco Tuesday event she's hosting online to raise money for kids in need.

Former WWE star Shad Gaspard is missing after he was swept out to sea while swimming

Shad Gaspard, a former WWE star, is missing after swimming at the reopened Venice Beach in California.

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Business-Consumer

Twitter remains silent about Trump's appalling attack against Joe Scarborough

CNN's Brian Stelter looks at how history will remember the coronavirus pandemic and the political response to it.

How beer helped save this Seattle pizza chain

Zeeks Pizza is keeping the great American tradition of pizza and beer alive, while also saving its business during the pandemic.

Moderna unveiled encouraging coronavirus vaccine results. Then top execs dumped nearly $30 million of stock

Noubar Afeyan, Moderna chairman and CEO of Flagship Pioneering, discusses the positive interim results from the Phase 1 trial of a coronavirus vaccine.

America's unemployment rate may hit 23%, Trump adviser says

Kevin Hassett, senior economic adviser to President Trump, tells CNN's Poppy Harlow that China's proposed national security law will be "very costly to China and the people of Hong Kong."

43 states have record unemployment. See where your state ranks

Kevin Hassett, a senior White House economic adviser, says the unemployment rate may hit 23% this month and could be higher in June.

Here comes the US crackdown on China stocks

Nasdaq moved to delist Luckin Coffee in the wake of the Chinese firm's accounting fraud. Luckin has requested a hearing on the delisiting. CNN's Clare Sebastian reports.

AstraZeneca CEO says $1 billion vaccine bet is 'absolutely worth it'

The US is investing $1 billion in AstraZeneca's coronavirus vaccine development with Oxford University. "We will start getting substantial doses by September/October," says CEO Pascal Soriot.

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US Politics

Top Pentagon policy official resigns at Trump's request

The Pentagon's top policy official is expected to depart his post soon, according to two sources familiar with the matter. John Rood, Under Secretary of Defense for Policy at the Pentagon, lost support among senior national security leadership and has been asked for his resignation, one of the sources said.

Sanders spokeswoman says she misspoke after distorting Bloomberg's health record

Bernie Sanders' national press secretary Briahna Joy Gray said the questioning of the 78-year-old Democratic presidential candidate's health and requests for further medical records "were reminiscent of a smear campaign."

5 takeaways from CNN's town halls with Bernie Sanders, Pete Buttigieg and Amy Klobuchar

During a CNN town hall in Nevada, Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) addressed the need for gun reform and spoke about her "saddest day in Washington."

Buttigieg slams Trump: My marriage never involved sending 'hush money to a porn star'

During a CNN town hall in Nevada, Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg discusses conservative radio personality Rush Limbaugh's attack on Buttigieg's sexuality.

Buttigieg recalls time he tried to use three languages to help a family at a protest

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg shared a story at the CNN Town Hall in Nevada about how he tried to use his foreign language skills to help a family caught in the middle of a protest.

Donald Trump and his pardon triangle

CNN's Jake Tapper reports.

Trump's pardon spree deepens crisis gripping American justice

President Trump issued a series of pardons and commutations that included former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr., former New York City police chief Bernie Kerik and junk bond king Michael Milken. CNN's Kaitlan Collins reports.

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Health

Covid-19 cases surge in some states as Americans celebrate Memorial Day weekend

CNN's Natasha Chen describes a hostile encounter with a beachgoer while reporting on location in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Covid-19 cases surge in some states as Americans celebrate Memorial Day weekend

Governor Doug Burgum (R-ND) fights back tears discussing masks during his daily press briefing about coronavirus, saying that those wearing masks during the Covid-19 pandemic may not be doing so for political reasons.

Memorial Day weekend: Americans visit beaches and attractions with pandemic warnings in mind

CNN's Pete Muntean took a road trip to see how travelers are dealing with the coronavirus pandemic during Memorial Day weekend.

Federal officials accuse two groups of selling fake coronavirus vaccines and treatment

White House Coronavirus Task Force Coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx presents data about which US areas still have a high rate of positive tests for the coronavirus.

Experts skeptical after researchers report positive vaccine results

CNN's Elizabeth Cohen responds to Dr. Deborah Birx's comments about a new hydroxychloroquine study during a White House press briefing.

We will be seeing more of the scientists from the White House coronavirus task force soon, Fauci says

Dr. Anthony Fauci, a key member of the White House coronavirus task force, explains why he is encouraged by early findings in a recent coronavirus vaccine trial.

As states begin to reopen, some Americans say it's about time. Experts are not so sure.

CNN's Randi Kaye takes a closer look at how quickly germs can spread in restaurants through a science experiment designed to track germ droplets.

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Social Media-Technology

'Zoom Bachelorette' has it all: Quarantine grooming skills, bad cooking and lockdown love

CNN's Jon Sarlin talks with Zoom's CEO and Founder Eric Yuan about the videoconferencing app's exploding popularity and "the most stressful time" of his life.

These therapists are using TikTok to help you get through the pandemic

CNN's Max Foster shows how people are creatively using TikTok to lip-sync and dance their way out of boredom during the coronavirus lockdown.

'Paper Mario' is coming to the Nintendo Switch in July

"Paper Mario: The Origami King" is the latest installment in the Paper Mario series. It launches on July 17.

How Covid-19 misinformation is still going viral

Despite pledges from the big social media companies to remove dangerous coronavirus misinformation, from false causes to false cures, Silicon Valley and fact-checkers around the world are struggling to stem the flow of false claims about the pandemic. CNN's Donie O'Sullivan reports.

The coronavirus pandemic could push telemedicine into the mainstream

Telemedicine technology isn't new, but the coronavirus pandemic has brought an explosion of new users to its platforms. The question is, will this newfound popularity last in a post-pandemic world?

Exclusive: She's been falsely accused of starting the pandemic. Her life has been turned upside down

Conspiracy theorists claim US military worker Maatje Benassi brought coronavirus to China. She didn't. Benassi speaks exclusively to CNN's Donie O'Sullivan about how being the target of these theories has ruined her life.

Sheryl Sandberg on coronavirus: 'Right now, everyone's living in Option B'

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg tells CNN's Poppy Harlow about the company's global Covid-19 "symptom map" and how it is combating Covid-19 misinformation on the platform.

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Mississippi Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 13260

Reported Deaths: 625
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Hinds89324
Lauderdale67855
Madison65421
Scott58910
Neshoba51231
Forrest48034
Jones46713
DeSoto4616
Leake38410
Holmes36523
Rankin3496
Jackson29613
Copiah2784
Attala27014
Lincoln24320
Monroe24224
Leflore24025
Harrison2346
Newton2243
Lamar2194
Yazoo2152
Pearl River20327
Pike19611
Adams18615
Lowndes1607
Noxubee1586
Washington1535
Warren1506
Bolivar14010
Jasper1393
Oktibbeha13410
Smith13110
Covington1271
Chickasaw12612
Clarke12616
Kemper12510
Lafayette1233
Carroll11310
Wayne1090
Marion1088
Lee1045
Clay993
Winston981
Coahoma983
Lawrence901
Hancock8711
Simpson850
Itawamba857
Yalobusha824
Wilkinson829
Montgomery781
Sunflower773
Grenada752
Jefferson Davis712
Union715
Tippah7011
Marshall693
Panola622
Calhoun604
Tate591
Claiborne581
Humphreys537
Amite521
Walthall510
Tunica483
Perry462
Jefferson400
Prentiss383
Stone300
Choctaw292
Webster271
Pontotoc263
Franklin252
Tishomingo250
Quitman240
Tallahatchie241
George191
Alcorn151
Benton140
Greene71
Sharkey70
Unassigned00

Alabama Coronavirus Cases

Confirmed Cases: 14478

Reported Deaths: 551
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Mobile1996109
Jefferson161488
Montgomery118630
Marshall6499
Tuscaloosa50512
Lee49832
Franklin4476
Shelby43319
Tallapoosa39662
Butler34411
Chambers33623
Madison2964
Baldwin2749
Elmore2637
Etowah23610
DeKalb2213
Coffee2001
Walker1981
Dallas1973
Sumter1916
Lowndes18610
Houston1644
Morgan1621
Autauga1593
Calhoun1413
Choctaw1414
Pike1360
Colbert1362
Marengo1336
Hale1293
Russell1280
Lauderdale1282
Randolph1257
Wilcox1187
Marion11310
Bullock1111
Barbour1101
Clarke1022
St. Clair1021
Pickens934
Talladega912
Greene894
Chilton871
Dale830
Cullman760
Limestone740
Jackson692
Covington651
Washington645
Winston620
Macon602
Bibb591
Crenshaw582
Henry562
Blount491
Escambia433
Lawrence420
Coosa331
Geneva330
Cherokee332
Perry310
Monroe282
Clay272
Conecuh251
Lamar200
Cleburne131
Fayette110
Unassigned00
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