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The New York Times: The Morning

COVID-19 in retreat. Views expressed in this geopolitical news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Accessed on 04 October 2021, 1223 UTC. Content supplied by "The New York Times." Source: Please scroll down to read your selections. Thanks for joining us today. Russ Roberts October 4, 2021 By  David Leonhardt Good morning. New Covid cases in the U.S. have fallen by more than a third in the past month. A medic cleaning a stretcher in Houston after transferring a Covid-19 patient last month. John Moore/Getty Images That two-month cycle Covid-19 is once again in retreat. The reasons remain somewhat unclear, and there is no guarantee that the decline in caseloads will continue. But the turnaround is now large enough — and been going on long enough — to deserve attention. The number of new daily cases in the U.S. has fallen 35 percent since Sept. 1: W