Tokyo reports record high of over 5,000 new COVID-19 cases as Olympics near end

Tokyo reports record high of over 5,000 new COVID-19 cases as Olympics near end – CBS News

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The Olympics host city of Tokyo reported over 5,000 new COVID-19 cases Thursday, its highest daily increase since the pandemic began. At the Games, the U.S. women’s soccer team beat Australia in the bronze-medal match, and Simone Biles thanked a Japanese gym for letting her secretly train there while she attempted to regain her Olympic form. CBS News correspondent Jamie Yuccas joined “CBSN AM” from Tokyo to discuss.

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