Latest Atlanta coronavirus news: Georgia’s COVID-19 cases near 33K

There are now 1,404 deaths from COVID-19 and 32,969 confirmed cases

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This blog will be updated throughout Sunday, May 10, with news and details of COVID-19 in Georgia.

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Noon: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is keeping track of reported coronavirus deaths and cases across Georgia, as reported by the Department of Public Health. As of midday, Georgia has at least 1,404 deaths and 32,969 confirmed cases.

8 a.m.: In Georgia, a very limited study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found African Americans made up 83% of 305 Georgians who had been hospitalized with COVID-19 and whose ethnicity was known. Ernie Suggs investigates patterns in the African American community.

6 a.m.: OPINION: Even before the coronavirus pandemic, food insecurity was one of the greatest challenges facing American families.

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