☀ November 16: US COVID-19 cases hit 11M, SpaceX launches and the 2020 Masters winner

[Your Morning]

Good morning! It’s Monday, November 16, 2020. Here’s a look at your news across the nation:

1️⃣ 😷 US confirmed coronavirus cases hit 11M; latest million took 6 days

FILE – In this Nov. 11, 2020, file photo, medical works operate a testing tent at a COVID-19 mobile testing site in the Brooklyn borough of New York. School systems in several states are giving up on in-person classes, and some governors are reimposing restrictions on bars and restaurants or getting more serious about masks, as the coast-to-coast resurgence of the coronavirus sends deaths, hospitalizations and new infections soaring. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)

2️⃣ 🚀 SpaceX launches 2nd crew, regular station crew flights begin


3️⃣ 🗳 Trump seems to acknowledge Biden win, but he won’t concede


4️⃣💵 Biden turns focus to US economy; Trump vows more challenges to election outcome


📱 [Trending] this morning

Dustin Johnson finally wins Masters with record low score

Dustin Johnson overcame a shaky start to his final round to wrap up a second major title, as he shot a four-under-par 68 for a five-stroke victory at the Masters on Sunday.

Tiger Woods helps Masters’ champion Dustin Johnson with his green jacket after his victory at the Masters golf tournament Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

📅 What we’re watching

🔴 President-elect Joe Biden will deliver remarks on the economic recovery in Wilmington, Delaware at 1:45 p.m. EST. President Donald Trump does not have any public events scheduled.

🔴 Kim Ng, the highest-ranking woman in baseball operations in the major leagues, will speak at a virtual press conference at 11 a.m. EST. She was hired Friday as general manager of the Miami Marlins.

🔴 SpaceX Crew-1 mission is due to arrive at the International Space Station at 11 p.m. EST.

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