How Many in Tri-State Tested Positive for Coronavirus? See Latest Cases by the Numbers

More than 81,000 tri-state residents have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, and health officials caution the number of confirmed infected will rise as the capacity for testing increases. The vast majority of the people who have been tested, though, have been negative. New York’s first positive case was announced on Sunday, March 1; the state’s first death was announced…