The United States yesterday recorded a total of 25,502 new coronavirus cases and 1,313 deaths.
The new cases were recorded in all 50 states, including the District of Columbia and other US territories, as well as repatriated cases and those in the US military, veterans hospitals and federal prisons.
Johns Hopkins University, JHU, data shows that not less than 1,158,041 cases have now been recorded in the US.
The disease which originated from Wuhan province in China has killed at least 67,682 people in the United States.
According to JHU, this is coming as states begin to include probable deaths in their counts.