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Rei Alvarez, of Richmond, picks out a tree at Frank Pichel's (not pictured) tree lot, Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020, in Richmond, Va. A Virginia man has found a way to use Charlie Brown-style Christmas trees to benefit a middle school that provides scholarships for students from an impoverished area. (AP Photo/Will Newton)

VIRUS TODAY: Deaths to set record, consumer confidence down

Dec. 22, 2020 12:58 PM EST

Here's what's happening Tuesday with the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.: THREE THINGS TO KNOW TODAY —Largely because of the pandemic, this is shaping up as the deadliest year in U.S. history, with deaths expected to exceed 3 million for the first time. The 2020 death rate could be at least 15% higher...

US deaths in 2020 top 3 million, by far most ever counted

Dec. 22, 2020 8:57 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — This is the deadliest year in U.S. history, with deaths expected to top 3 million for the first time — due mainly to the coronavirus pandemic. Final mortality data for this year will not be available for months. But preliminary numbers suggest that the United States is on track to...