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December 2020 becomes deadliest, most infectious month of coronavirus pandemic

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December 2020 has officially become the deadliest and most infectious month of the coronavirus pandemic. Experts fear a surge on top of a surge following the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. Florida is now the third state to identify a case of the new, more contagious COVID-19 variant first discovered in the UK. This comes as the number of vaccinations falls short of the federal goal of 20 million Americans vaccinated by the end of 2020.