California officials implored residents to wear face masks and keep their distance from each other, after a record number of people were hospitalized with coronavirus over the weekend.

The state has reported more than 5,500 deaths and more than 178,000 cases, with more than 3,700 hospitalized on Sunday, surpassing the previous record of 3,547 hospitalizations set at the end of April. Health officials warned that while the spread of disease seems to have stabilized in many parts of the state, metrics in some rural regions of southern and central California are cause for concern... CLICK HERE

California sets a record of 5,539 mew cases in a single day.

  • COVID-19 California cases: 184,095 (+5,539) PEAK
  • COVID-19 California deaths: 5,595 (+47)
  • COVID-19 California death rate: 3.02%
  • COVID-19 California testing: 3,411,686 individual tests
  • COVID-19 California positivity rate: 5.40%
  • COVID-19 California single-day positivity date: 5.99%