Here’s what’s happening Wednesday with the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.:
— Millions of Americans are traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday despite warnings from health officials that family gatherings could make a bad situation worse.
— More people are applying for unemployment benefits as the economy remains burdened by the coronavirus. About 778,000 people applied for unemployment last week, the second straight week the number has risen.
— Authorities are desperately pleading with people to stay home for the holidays and dramatically increasing fines for businesses that break