Brazil registers record 13,944 new coronavirus cases on Thursday

RIO DE JANEIRO, May 14 (Reuters) - Brazil registered a daily record 13,944 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Thursday and 844 additional deaths, according to health ministry data.

Brazil has now tallied 202,918 confirmed cases of the virus since the outbreak began and 13,933 deaths. (Reporting by Pedro Fonseca; Writing by Jake Spring; Editing by Sandra Maler)