Governments are making longer-term plans for life under the coronavirus pandemic as new cases ticked up to another record and the global count of confirmed infections swept past 1 million.

The world added 80,600 more confirmed cases of the coronavirus on Thursday—a relatively modest rise from the day before but still the biggest daily number of new cases so far, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. The U.S. accounted for the largest portion of that, reporting around 30,100 new cases, as the spread of the…

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