MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Today is Friday, March 27, and at midnight Gov. Tim Walz’s stay-at-home order goes into effect. He asked Minnesotans to stay at home for two weeks, only leaving for essential activities, such as getting groceries and exercise. The U.S. has the most confirmed COVID-19 cases –  85,000 – in the world, surpassing the number of cases in China and Italy. Meanwhile, lawmakers in the U.S. House are poised to take up the $2 trillion relief bill.

Here are the latest updates on the COVID-19 pandemic: