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The World Health Organization reported the world’s highest single-day increase since the pandemic began at more than 307,000 cases Sunday. 

The Global Preparedness Monitoring Board, co-convened by the World Bank and WHO, criticized political leaders for not being prepared for the coronavirus pandemic in a report on epidemic preparedness published Monday.

“Financial and political investments in preparedness have been insufficient, and we are all paying the price,” authors said.

In Nevada, President Donald Trump held an indoor campaign rally on Sunday, his first since June in Tulsa, Oklahoma, drawing a rebuke from the state’s Democratic governor.

“Tonight, President Donald Trump is taking reckless and selfish actions that are putting countless lives in danger here in Nevada,” Gov. Steve Sisolak said Sunday night on Twitter.