Coronavirus Update: At least 5 states plan to ease face-mask mandates against advice of CDC, as U.S. daily death toll hovers close to 2,600

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The governors of at least five states are planning to drop face mask mandates for students and school employees or others in indoor public places in an effort to restore a level of normalcy for their residents, against the advice of the nation’s main public health agency which continues to recommend their use.