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Coronavirus cases exceed 64K globally, death toll nears 1,400 in China

Coronavirus cases exceed 64K globally, death toll nears 1,400 in China

The number of coronavirus cases continued to surge in China on Friday with over 5,000 people diagnosed a day after 242 deaths and 14,840 cases were reported. Read full article: Coronavirus cases exceed 64K globally, d...→

Coronavirus cases exceed 64K globally, death toll nears 1,400 in China

Coronavirus cases exceed 64K globally, death toll nears 1,400 in China

The number of coronavirus cases continued to surge in China on Friday with over 5,000 people diagnosed a day after 242 deaths and 14,840 cases were reported. Read full article: Coronavirus cases exceed 64K globally, d...→

Coronavirus cases in South Korea up to 433 overnight

Coronavirus cases in South Korea up to 433 overnight

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases made an eightfold jump in just four days. Read full article: Coronavirus cases in South Korea up to 4...→

Coronavirus cases spike in South Korea, 2.5M asked to stay indoors

Coronavirus cases spike in South Korea, 2.5M asked to stay indoors

More than 1,000 members of a church in South Korea’s fourth-largest city have flu-like symptoms, leading government officials there to ask residents to stay in [...] Read full article: Coronavirus cases spike in South Korea, ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Businesses Face Fallout as New Cases Surge

Coronavirus Live Updates: Businesses Face Fallout as New Cases Surge

Auto sales and airline revenue have collapsed amid deep concern about new clusters of cases in South Korea and Iran. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Businesses Fac...→

Italy reports 1st virus death, cases more than quadruple

Italy reported its first death from the new virus from China early Saturday and the number of people infected more than quadrupled due to a cluster of cases th [...] Read full article: Italy reports 1st virus death, cases mor...→

Italy reports 1st virus death, cases more than quadruple

Italy reports 1st virus death, cases more than quadruple

CODOGNO, Italy — Italy has reported its first death from the new virus from China. State-run RAI television reported a 78-year-old man, one of two people in no [...] Read full article: Italy reports 1st virus death, cases mor...→

Health authorities link more than two-thirds of South Korea’s coronavirus cases to a doomsday sect church

SEOUL - A South Korean church with a messianic leader was identified Friday as a hotbed of coronavirus cases as the outbreak grows in parts of the country. The [...] Read full article: Health authorities link more than two-th...→

Coronavirus cases balloon in South Korea as outbreak spreads

Coronavirus cases balloon in South Korea as outbreak spreads

South Korea said two people have died and 204 have been infected with the virus, quadruple the number of cases it had two days earlier. Read full article: Coronavirus cases balloon in South Korea...→

Iran reports 2 more deaths, 13 new cases of new coronavirus

Iran reports 2 more deaths, 13 new cases of new coronavirus

Iran is reporting two more deaths from the new virus that emerged in China and says the fatalities were from among 13 new confirmed cases of the virus in Iran Read full article: Iran reports 2 more deaths, 13 new cases...→

Iran Reports Three More Coronavirus Cases, Two Fatalities

Iran Reports Three More Coronavirus Cases, Two Fatalities

Iran reported at least three more cases of the Wuhan coronavirus on Thursday, bringing the total to five, with two fatalities. Read full article: Iran Reports Three More Coronavirus Case...→

South Korea reports first coronavirus death: health officials

South Korea reports first coronavirus death: health officials

The death of a South Korean man in his 60s marks the first coronavirus-related fatality in the country.  Read full article: South Korea reports first coronavirus de...→

Iran announces 3 new cases of coronavirus after 2 deaths

Iran announces 3 new cases of coronavirus after 2 deaths

Iran says three more people have been infected by the new coronavirus that originated in central China following an announcement a day earlier that two people [...] Read full article: Iran announces 3 new cases of coronaviru...→

Santa Clara County Health Officials Say No New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases

Santa Clara County Health Officials Say No New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases

No new novel coronavirus cases have been reported in Santa Clara County and few new details about the virus are known publicly, county public health officials [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County Health Officials Say ...→

Number Of Possible Coronavirus Cases From Evacuated Cruise Ship In Northern California Rises To 12

Number Of Possible Coronavirus Cases From Evacuated Cruise Ship In Northern California Rises To 12

Health officials from the CDC confirmed Wednesday that a total of 12 patients evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan to Travis Air Force Base [...] Read full article: Number Of Possible Coronavirus Cases Fro...→

75,000 People Infected Globally by Coronavirus

75,000 People Infected Globally by Coronavirus

The viral outbreak that began in China has infected 75,203 people and killed 2,009, according to the most recent figures from the World Health Organization. Read full article: 75,000 People Infected Globally by Coron...→

Iran sees first 2 coronavirus cases in country

Iran sees first 2 coronavirus cases in country

Authorities in Iran this week announced the country’s first two cases of the novel coronavirus — COVID-19 —  which has infected more than 75,000 people globall [...] Read full article: Iran sees first 2 coronavirus cases in c...→

Iran reports its first 2 cases of the new coronavirus

Iran reports its first 2 cases of the new coronavirus

Iran's semi-official ISNA news agency says authorities have confirmed two cases of the new coronavirus, the first in the country Read full article: Iran reports its first 2 cases of the ne...→

Coronavirus Death Toll Tops 2,000 Globally

Coronavirus Death Toll Tops 2,000 Globally

The total number of people who have died from the coronavirus worldwide has now exceeded 2,000, according to the latest numbers released Tuesday.The vast major [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Death Toll Tops 2,000 Global...→

First coronavirus death in Italy forces 10 towns into lockdown

First coronavirus death in Italy forces 10 towns into lockdown

Italy’s first death from coronavirus prompted a lockdown of 10 northern towns to try to stop the illness from spreading. A 78-year-old man died of COVID-19 in [...] Read full article: First coronavirus death in Italy forces ...→

CDC confirms 34 cases of novel coronavirus in the US

CDC confirms 34 cases of novel coronavirus in the US

The US now has 34 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus, officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Friday. However, the new nu [...] Read full article: CDC confirms 34 cases of novel coronavir...→

Coronavirus cases not linked to China ‘very worrisome’ says World Health leader

Coronavirus cases not linked to China ‘very worrisome’ says World Health leader

Ballooning numbers of coronavirus cases worldwide are shuttering schools, churches and businesses as the “tremendous public health threat” blazes forward in co [...] Read full article: Coronavirus cases not linked to China ‘v...→

China changed how it defines

China changed how it defines "confirmed" coronavirus cases—here's why that's a problem

If they don't stick to one definition of what constitutes a case, officials may not be able to accurately assess the situation. Read full article: China changed how it defines "confirmed"...→

547 additional coronavirus cases confirmed, the smallest increase in 25 days

547 additional coronavirus cases confirmed, the smallest increase in 25 days

"We're encouraged by this trend but it's no time for complacency," said WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. Read full article: 547 additional coronavirus cases confirm...→

South Korea reports first coronavirus death as 2.5M people urged to stay home

South Korea reports first coronavirus death as 2.5M people urged to stay home

The unnamed patient, 63, had been hospitalized for an extended period due to schizophrenia and tested positive posthumously. Read full article: South Korea reports first coronavirus de...→

Coronavirus live updates: Drop in new cases reported in China after change in diagnostic criteria

Coronavirus live updates: Drop in new cases reported in China after change in diagnostic criteria

Chinese authorities reported 394 new cases in the latest 24-hour span, down sharply from the 1,749 reported the day before. Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: Drop in new ca...→

Coronavirus threatens to drag down global economy as death toll expands to Iran

Coronavirus threatens to drag down global economy as death toll expands to Iran

The chief of the International Monetary Fund dubbed the Chinese coronavirus “our most pressing uncertainty” as Iran reported two deaths, Japan let cruise ship [...] Read full article: Coronavirus threatens to drag down globa...→

Coronavirus economic hit could exceed $1 trillion

Coronavirus economic hit could exceed $1 trillion

Companies from Apple to Puma say outbreak is hurting sales, but economists warn the toll could be much steeper. Read full article: Coronavirus economic hit could exceed $1...→

Coronavirus map shows more than 75,000 confirmed cases, 2,000 deaths

The virus was first identified in humans in December when Chinese authorities reported 44 cases to the World Health Organization. Read full article: Coronavirus map shows more than 75,000 c...→

Coronavirus quarantine ends for most on cruise ship in Japan as death toll tops 2,000

Coronavirus quarantine ends for most on cruise ship in Japan as death toll tops 2,000

Hundreds of passengers stuck for weeks on the coronavirus-plagued Diamond Princess in Japan are finally getting their freedom, even as dozens more test positiv [...] Read full article: Coronavirus quarantine ends for most on ...→

First Ebola, Now Coronavirus. Why an Omaha Hospital Gets the Toughest Cases.

First Ebola, Now Coronavirus. Why an Omaha Hospital Gets the Toughest Cases.

A biocontainment unit that drew attention for treating Ebola patients in 2014 is now evaluating more than a dozen cruise ship evacuees for the coronavirus. Read full article: First Ebola, Now Coronavirus. Why an Oma...→

Salvini Slams Coronavirus Control as Cases Confirmed in Lombardy, Veneto

Salvini Slams Coronavirus Control as Cases Confirmed in Lombardy, Veneto

Populist leader Matteo Salvini slammed the leftist govt's handling of the coronavirus as new cases were confirmed in Lombardy and Veneto.  Read full article: Salvini Slams Coronavirus Control as Cas...→

US Takes Steps to Prepare for Pandemic as Global Coronavirus Cases Rise

US Takes Steps to Prepare for Pandemic as Global Coronavirus Cases Rise

As global concerns over the coronavirus outbreak grow, the U.S. is taking steps to prepare for the possibility of a pandemic, the Centers for Disease Control a [...] Read full article: US Takes Steps to Prepare for Pandemic a...→

New cases of coronavirus double in 24 hours in South Korea

New cases of coronavirus double in 24 hours in South Korea

Cases of coronavirus have doubled in South Korea doubled in 24 hours; most of those infected are followers of the religious sect Shincheonji. Read full article: New cases of coronavirus double in 24 ho...→

Over 500 cases of coronavirus reported in Chinese prisons

Over 500 cases of coronavirus reported in Chinese prisons

More than 500 inmates have been infected by the coronavirus in prisons across China, prompting the firing of several officials, according to reports Friday. In [...] Read full article: Over 500 cases of coronavirus reported i...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: A Surge of New Cases in South Korea

Coronavirus Live Updates: A Surge of New Cases in South Korea

The figures give the country the second largest number of confirmed cases outside of mainland China. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: A Surge of New...→

New coronavirus concerns in S. Korea, Japan as Chinese cases ebb

New coronavirus concerns in S. Korea, Japan as Chinese cases ebb

The rate of new coronavirus cases in China is dropping but officials are eyeing flare-ups in other places, as South Korea reported dozens of cases in its fourt [...] Read full article: New coronavirus concerns in S. Korea, Ja...→

No US coronavirus cases were caught by airport temperature checks. Here’s what has worked

No US coronavirus cases were caught by airport temperature checks. Here’s what has worked

There has long been debate about the usefulness of airport temperature checks, but this recent experience at US airports, plus a new European study, seem to po [...] Read full article: No US coronavirus cases were caught by a...→

Possible Coronavirus Cases Among Cruise Ship Evacuees At Travis Increases To 12

Possible Coronavirus Cases Among Cruise Ship Evacuees At Travis Increases To 12

TRAVIS AFB (CBS SF) — Federal health officials confirmed Wednesday that a total of 12 patients evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship and flown to Tra [...] Read full article: Possible Coronavirus Cases Among Cruise ...→

Iran reports 2 novel coronavirus deaths, the country's 1st cases

Iran reports 2 novel coronavirus deaths, the country's 1st cases

Iranian authorities said two patients diagnosed with novel coronavirus in the country are now dead, reports the state-run Fars News Agency. Read full article: Iran reports 2 novel coronavirus deaths,...→

Iran Confirms First Two Cases of Wuhan Coronavirus

Iran Confirms First Two Cases of Wuhan Coronavirus

Iranian officials on Wednesday announced the country’s first two cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, without identifying the patients. Read full article: Iran Confirms First Two Cases of Wuhan C...→

Coronavirus cases in South Korea up to 433 overnight

Coronavirus cases in South Korea up to 433 overnight

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases made an eightfold jump in just four days. Read full article: Coronavirus cases in South Korea up to 4...→

Salvini Slams Coronavirus Control as Cases Confirmed in Lombardy, Veneto

Salvini Slams Coronavirus Control as Cases Confirmed in Lombardy, Veneto

Populist leader Matteo Salvini slammed the leftist govt's handling of the coronavirus as new cases were confirmed in Lombardy and Veneto.  Read full article: Salvini Slams Coronavirus Control as Cas...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Businesses Face Fallout as New Cases Surge

Coronavirus Live Updates: Businesses Face Fallout as New Cases Surge

Auto sales and airline revenue have collapsed amid deep concern about new clusters of cases in South Korea and Iran. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Businesses Fac...→

US Takes Steps to Prepare for Pandemic as Global Coronavirus Cases Rise

US Takes Steps to Prepare for Pandemic as Global Coronavirus Cases Rise

As global concerns over the coronavirus outbreak grow, the U.S. is taking steps to prepare for the possibility of a pandemic, the Centers for Disease Control a [...] Read full article: US Takes Steps to Prepare for Pandemic a...→

Coronavirus cases not linked to China ‘very worrisome’ says World Health leader

Coronavirus cases not linked to China ‘very worrisome’ says World Health leader

Ballooning numbers of coronavirus cases worldwide are shuttering schools, churches and businesses as the “tremendous public health threat” blazes forward in co [...] Read full article: Coronavirus cases not linked to China ‘v...→

Italy reports 1st virus death, cases more than quadruple

Italy reports 1st virus death, cases more than quadruple

CODOGNO, Italy — Italy has reported its first death from the new virus from China. State-run RAI television reported a 78-year-old man, one of two people in no [...] Read full article: Italy reports 1st virus death, cases mor...→

Coronavirus cases balloon in South Korea as outbreak spreads

Coronavirus cases balloon in South Korea as outbreak spreads

South Korea said two people have died and 204 have been infected with the virus, quadruple the number of cases it had two days earlier. Read full article: Coronavirus cases balloon in South Korea...→

Over 500 cases of coronavirus reported in Chinese prisons

Over 500 cases of coronavirus reported in Chinese prisons

More than 500 inmates have been infected by the coronavirus in prisons across China, prompting the firing of several officials, according to reports Friday. In [...] Read full article: Over 500 cases of coronavirus reported i...→

Iran Reports Three More Coronavirus Cases, Two Fatalities

Iran Reports Three More Coronavirus Cases, Two Fatalities

Iran reported at least three more cases of the Wuhan coronavirus on Thursday, bringing the total to five, with two fatalities. Read full article: Iran Reports Three More Coronavirus Case...→

New coronavirus concerns in S. Korea, Japan as Chinese cases ebb

New coronavirus concerns in S. Korea, Japan as Chinese cases ebb

The rate of new coronavirus cases in China is dropping but officials are eyeing flare-ups in other places, as South Korea reported dozens of cases in its fourt [...] Read full article: New coronavirus concerns in S. Korea, Ja...→

South Korea reports first coronavirus death as 2.5M people urged to stay home

South Korea reports first coronavirus death as 2.5M people urged to stay home

The unnamed patient, 63, had been hospitalized for an extended period due to schizophrenia and tested positive posthumously. Read full article: South Korea reports first coronavirus de...→

Iran announces 3 new cases of coronavirus after 2 deaths

Iran announces 3 new cases of coronavirus after 2 deaths

Iran says three more people have been infected by the new coronavirus that originated in central China following an announcement a day earlier that two people [...] Read full article: Iran announces 3 new cases of coronaviru...→

Coronavirus threatens to drag down global economy as death toll expands to Iran

Coronavirus threatens to drag down global economy as death toll expands to Iran

The chief of the International Monetary Fund dubbed the Chinese coronavirus “our most pressing uncertainty” as Iran reported two deaths, Japan let cruise ship [...] Read full article: Coronavirus threatens to drag down globa...→

Number Of Possible Coronavirus Cases From Evacuated Cruise Ship In Northern California Rises To 12

Number Of Possible Coronavirus Cases From Evacuated Cruise Ship In Northern California Rises To 12

Health officials from the CDC confirmed Wednesday that a total of 12 patients evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan to Travis Air Force Base [...] Read full article: Number Of Possible Coronavirus Cases Fro...→

Iran reports 2 novel coronavirus deaths, the country's 1st cases

Iran reports 2 novel coronavirus deaths, the country's 1st cases

Iranian authorities said two patients diagnosed with novel coronavirus in the country are now dead, reports the state-run Fars News Agency. Read full article: Iran reports 2 novel coronavirus deaths,...→

Coronavirus map shows more than 75,000 confirmed cases, 2,000 deaths

The virus was first identified in humans in December when Chinese authorities reported 44 cases to the World Health Organization. Read full article: Coronavirus map shows more than 75,000 c...→

Iran sees first 2 coronavirus cases in country

Iran sees first 2 coronavirus cases in country

Authorities in Iran this week announced the country’s first two cases of the novel coronavirus — COVID-19 —  which has infected more than 75,000 people globall [...] Read full article: Iran sees first 2 coronavirus cases in c...→

Coronavirus quarantine ends for most on cruise ship in Japan as death toll tops 2,000

Coronavirus quarantine ends for most on cruise ship in Japan as death toll tops 2,000

Hundreds of passengers stuck for weeks on the coronavirus-plagued Diamond Princess in Japan are finally getting their freedom, even as dozens more test positiv [...] Read full article: Coronavirus quarantine ends for most on ...→

Coronavirus Death Toll Tops 2,000 Globally

Coronavirus Death Toll Tops 2,000 Globally

The total number of people who have died from the coronavirus worldwide has now exceeded 2,000, according to the latest numbers released Tuesday.The vast major [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Death Toll Tops 2,000 Global...→

First coronavirus death in Italy forces 10 towns into lockdown

First coronavirus death in Italy forces 10 towns into lockdown

Italy’s first death from coronavirus prompted a lockdown of 10 northern towns to try to stop the illness from spreading. A 78-year-old man died of COVID-19 in [...] Read full article: First coronavirus death in Italy forces ...→

Coronavirus cases spike in South Korea, 2.5M asked to stay indoors

Coronavirus cases spike in South Korea, 2.5M asked to stay indoors

More than 1,000 members of a church in South Korea’s fourth-largest city have flu-like symptoms, leading government officials there to ask residents to stay in [...] Read full article: Coronavirus cases spike in South Korea, ...→

CDC confirms 34 cases of novel coronavirus in the US

CDC confirms 34 cases of novel coronavirus in the US

The US now has 34 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus, officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Friday. However, the new nu [...] Read full article: CDC confirms 34 cases of novel coronavir...→

Italy reports 1st virus death, cases more than quadruple

Italy reported its first death from the new virus from China early Saturday and the number of people infected more than quadrupled due to a cluster of cases th [...] Read full article: Italy reports 1st virus death, cases mor...→

Health authorities link more than two-thirds of South Korea’s coronavirus cases to a doomsday sect church

SEOUL - A South Korean church with a messianic leader was identified Friday as a hotbed of coronavirus cases as the outbreak grows in parts of the country. The [...] Read full article: Health authorities link more than two-th...→

New cases of coronavirus double in 24 hours in South Korea

New cases of coronavirus double in 24 hours in South Korea

Cases of coronavirus have doubled in South Korea doubled in 24 hours; most of those infected are followers of the religious sect Shincheonji. Read full article: New cases of coronavirus double in 24 ho...→

China changed how it defines

China changed how it defines "confirmed" coronavirus cases—here's why that's a problem

If they don't stick to one definition of what constitutes a case, officials may not be able to accurately assess the situation. Read full article: China changed how it defines "confirmed"...→

Iran reports 2 more deaths, 13 new cases of new coronavirus

Iran reports 2 more deaths, 13 new cases of new coronavirus

Iran is reporting two more deaths from the new virus that emerged in China and says the fatalities were from among 13 new confirmed cases of the virus in Iran Read full article: Iran reports 2 more deaths, 13 new cases...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: A Surge of New Cases in South Korea

Coronavirus Live Updates: A Surge of New Cases in South Korea

The figures give the country the second largest number of confirmed cases outside of mainland China. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: A Surge of New...→

547 additional coronavirus cases confirmed, the smallest increase in 25 days

547 additional coronavirus cases confirmed, the smallest increase in 25 days

"We're encouraged by this trend but it's no time for complacency," said WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. Read full article: 547 additional coronavirus cases confirm...→

South Korea reports first coronavirus death: health officials

South Korea reports first coronavirus death: health officials

The death of a South Korean man in his 60s marks the first coronavirus-related fatality in the country.  Read full article: South Korea reports first coronavirus de...→

No US coronavirus cases were caught by airport temperature checks. Here’s what has worked

No US coronavirus cases were caught by airport temperature checks. Here’s what has worked

There has long been debate about the usefulness of airport temperature checks, but this recent experience at US airports, plus a new European study, seem to po [...] Read full article: No US coronavirus cases were caught by a...→

Coronavirus live updates: Drop in new cases reported in China after change in diagnostic criteria

Coronavirus live updates: Drop in new cases reported in China after change in diagnostic criteria

Chinese authorities reported 394 new cases in the latest 24-hour span, down sharply from the 1,749 reported the day before. Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: Drop in new ca...→

Santa Clara County Health Officials Say No New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases

Santa Clara County Health Officials Say No New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases

No new novel coronavirus cases have been reported in Santa Clara County and few new details about the virus are known publicly, county public health officials [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County Health Officials Say ...→

Possible Coronavirus Cases Among Cruise Ship Evacuees At Travis Increases To 12

Possible Coronavirus Cases Among Cruise Ship Evacuees At Travis Increases To 12

TRAVIS AFB (CBS SF) — Federal health officials confirmed Wednesday that a total of 12 patients evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship and flown to Tra [...] Read full article: Possible Coronavirus Cases Among Cruise ...→

Coronavirus economic hit could exceed $1 trillion

Coronavirus economic hit could exceed $1 trillion

Companies from Apple to Puma say outbreak is hurting sales, but economists warn the toll could be much steeper. Read full article: Coronavirus economic hit could exceed $1...→

75,000 People Infected Globally by Coronavirus

75,000 People Infected Globally by Coronavirus

The viral outbreak that began in China has infected 75,203 people and killed 2,009, according to the most recent figures from the World Health Organization. Read full article: 75,000 People Infected Globally by Coron...→

Iran Confirms First Two Cases of Wuhan Coronavirus

Iran Confirms First Two Cases of Wuhan Coronavirus

Iranian officials on Wednesday announced the country’s first two cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, without identifying the patients. Read full article: Iran Confirms First Two Cases of Wuhan C...→

Iran reports its first 2 cases of the new coronavirus

Iran reports its first 2 cases of the new coronavirus

Iran's semi-official ISNA news agency says authorities have confirmed two cases of the new coronavirus, the first in the country Read full article: Iran reports its first 2 cases of the ne...→

First Ebola, Now Coronavirus. Why an Omaha Hospital Gets the Toughest Cases.

First Ebola, Now Coronavirus. Why an Omaha Hospital Gets the Toughest Cases.

A biocontainment unit that drew attention for treating Ebola patients in 2014 is now evaluating more than a dozen cruise ship evacuees for the coronavirus. Read full article: First Ebola, Now Coronavirus. Why an Oma...→

Coronavirus cases in South Korea up to 433 overnight

Coronavirus cases in South Korea up to 433 overnight

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases made an eightfold jump in just four days. Read full article: Coronavirus cases in South Korea up to 4...→

First coronavirus death in Italy forces 10 towns into lockdown

First coronavirus death in Italy forces 10 towns into lockdown

Italy’s first death from coronavirus prompted a lockdown of 10 northern towns to try to stop the illness from spreading. A 78-year-old man died of COVID-19 in [...] Read full article: First coronavirus death in Italy forces ...→

Salvini Slams Coronavirus Control as Cases Confirmed in Lombardy, Veneto

Salvini Slams Coronavirus Control as Cases Confirmed in Lombardy, Veneto

Populist leader Matteo Salvini slammed the leftist govt's handling of the coronavirus as new cases were confirmed in Lombardy and Veneto.  Read full article: Salvini Slams Coronavirus Control as Cas...→

Coronavirus cases spike in South Korea, 2.5M asked to stay indoors

Coronavirus cases spike in South Korea, 2.5M asked to stay indoors

More than 1,000 members of a church in South Korea’s fourth-largest city have flu-like symptoms, leading government officials there to ask residents to stay in [...] Read full article: Coronavirus cases spike in South Korea, ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Businesses Face Fallout as New Cases Surge

Coronavirus Live Updates: Businesses Face Fallout as New Cases Surge

Auto sales and airline revenue have collapsed amid deep concern about new clusters of cases in South Korea and Iran. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Businesses Fac...→

CDC confirms 34 cases of novel coronavirus in the US

CDC confirms 34 cases of novel coronavirus in the US

The US now has 34 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus, officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Friday. However, the new nu [...] Read full article: CDC confirms 34 cases of novel coronavir...→

US Takes Steps to Prepare for Pandemic as Global Coronavirus Cases Rise

US Takes Steps to Prepare for Pandemic as Global Coronavirus Cases Rise

As global concerns over the coronavirus outbreak grow, the U.S. is taking steps to prepare for the possibility of a pandemic, the Centers for Disease Control a [...] Read full article: US Takes Steps to Prepare for Pandemic a...→

Italy reports 1st virus death, cases more than quadruple

Italy reported its first death from the new virus from China early Saturday and the number of people infected more than quadrupled due to a cluster of cases th [...] Read full article: Italy reports 1st virus death, cases mor...→

Coronavirus cases not linked to China ‘very worrisome’ says World Health leader

Coronavirus cases not linked to China ‘very worrisome’ says World Health leader

Ballooning numbers of coronavirus cases worldwide are shuttering schools, churches and businesses as the “tremendous public health threat” blazes forward in co [...] Read full article: Coronavirus cases not linked to China ‘v...→

Italy reports 1st virus death, cases more than quadruple

Italy reports 1st virus death, cases more than quadruple

CODOGNO, Italy — Italy has reported its first death from the new virus from China. State-run RAI television reported a 78-year-old man, one of two people in no [...] Read full article: Italy reports 1st virus death, cases mor...→

Health authorities link more than two-thirds of South Korea’s coronavirus cases to a doomsday sect church

SEOUL - A South Korean church with a messianic leader was identified Friday as a hotbed of coronavirus cases as the outbreak grows in parts of the country. The [...] Read full article: Health authorities link more than two-th...→

New cases of coronavirus double in 24 hours in South Korea

New cases of coronavirus double in 24 hours in South Korea

Cases of coronavirus have doubled in South Korea doubled in 24 hours; most of those infected are followers of the religious sect Shincheonji. Read full article: New cases of coronavirus double in 24 ho...→

Coronavirus cases balloon in South Korea as outbreak spreads

Coronavirus cases balloon in South Korea as outbreak spreads

South Korea said two people have died and 204 have been infected with the virus, quadruple the number of cases it had two days earlier. Read full article: Coronavirus cases balloon in South Korea...→

China changed how it defines

China changed how it defines "confirmed" coronavirus cases—here's why that's a problem

If they don't stick to one definition of what constitutes a case, officials may not be able to accurately assess the situation. Read full article: China changed how it defines "confirmed"...→

Over 500 cases of coronavirus reported in Chinese prisons

Over 500 cases of coronavirus reported in Chinese prisons

More than 500 inmates have been infected by the coronavirus in prisons across China, prompting the firing of several officials, according to reports Friday. In [...] Read full article: Over 500 cases of coronavirus reported i...→

Iran reports 2 more deaths, 13 new cases of new coronavirus

Iran reports 2 more deaths, 13 new cases of new coronavirus

Iran is reporting two more deaths from the new virus that emerged in China and says the fatalities were from among 13 new confirmed cases of the virus in Iran Read full article: Iran reports 2 more deaths, 13 new cases...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: A Surge of New Cases in South Korea

Coronavirus Live Updates: A Surge of New Cases in South Korea

The figures give the country the second largest number of confirmed cases outside of mainland China. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: A Surge of New...→

Iran Reports Three More Coronavirus Cases, Two Fatalities

Iran Reports Three More Coronavirus Cases, Two Fatalities

Iran reported at least three more cases of the Wuhan coronavirus on Thursday, bringing the total to five, with two fatalities. Read full article: Iran Reports Three More Coronavirus Case...→

547 additional coronavirus cases confirmed, the smallest increase in 25 days

547 additional coronavirus cases confirmed, the smallest increase in 25 days

"We're encouraged by this trend but it's no time for complacency," said WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. Read full article: 547 additional coronavirus cases confirm...→

New coronavirus concerns in S. Korea, Japan as Chinese cases ebb

New coronavirus concerns in S. Korea, Japan as Chinese cases ebb

The rate of new coronavirus cases in China is dropping but officials are eyeing flare-ups in other places, as South Korea reported dozens of cases in its fourt [...] Read full article: New coronavirus concerns in S. Korea, Ja...→

South Korea reports first coronavirus death: health officials

South Korea reports first coronavirus death: health officials

The death of a South Korean man in his 60s marks the first coronavirus-related fatality in the country.  Read full article: South Korea reports first coronavirus de...→

South Korea reports first coronavirus death as 2.5M people urged to stay home

South Korea reports first coronavirus death as 2.5M people urged to stay home

The unnamed patient, 63, had been hospitalized for an extended period due to schizophrenia and tested positive posthumously. Read full article: South Korea reports first coronavirus de...→

No US coronavirus cases were caught by airport temperature checks. Here’s what has worked

No US coronavirus cases were caught by airport temperature checks. Here’s what has worked

There has long been debate about the usefulness of airport temperature checks, but this recent experience at US airports, plus a new European study, seem to po [...] Read full article: No US coronavirus cases were caught by a...→

Iran announces 3 new cases of coronavirus after 2 deaths

Iran announces 3 new cases of coronavirus after 2 deaths

Iran says three more people have been infected by the new coronavirus that originated in central China following an announcement a day earlier that two people [...] Read full article: Iran announces 3 new cases of coronaviru...→

Coronavirus live updates: Drop in new cases reported in China after change in diagnostic criteria

Coronavirus live updates: Drop in new cases reported in China after change in diagnostic criteria

Chinese authorities reported 394 new cases in the latest 24-hour span, down sharply from the 1,749 reported the day before. Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: Drop in new ca...→

Santa Clara County Health Officials Say No New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases

Santa Clara County Health Officials Say No New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases

No new novel coronavirus cases have been reported in Santa Clara County and few new details about the virus are known publicly, county public health officials [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County Health Officials Say ...→

Coronavirus threatens to drag down global economy as death toll expands to Iran

Coronavirus threatens to drag down global economy as death toll expands to Iran

The chief of the International Monetary Fund dubbed the Chinese coronavirus “our most pressing uncertainty” as Iran reported two deaths, Japan let cruise ship [...] Read full article: Coronavirus threatens to drag down globa...→

Possible Coronavirus Cases Among Cruise Ship Evacuees At Travis Increases To 12

Possible Coronavirus Cases Among Cruise Ship Evacuees At Travis Increases To 12

TRAVIS AFB (CBS SF) — Federal health officials confirmed Wednesday that a total of 12 patients evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship and flown to Tra [...] Read full article: Possible Coronavirus Cases Among Cruise ...→

Number Of Possible Coronavirus Cases From Evacuated Cruise Ship In Northern California Rises To 12

Number Of Possible Coronavirus Cases From Evacuated Cruise Ship In Northern California Rises To 12

Health officials from the CDC confirmed Wednesday that a total of 12 patients evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan to Travis Air Force Base [...] Read full article: Number Of Possible Coronavirus Cases Fro...→

Coronavirus economic hit could exceed $1 trillion

Coronavirus economic hit could exceed $1 trillion

Companies from Apple to Puma say outbreak is hurting sales, but economists warn the toll could be much steeper. Read full article: Coronavirus economic hit could exceed $1...→

Iran reports 2 novel coronavirus deaths, the country's 1st cases

Iran reports 2 novel coronavirus deaths, the country's 1st cases

Iranian authorities said two patients diagnosed with novel coronavirus in the country are now dead, reports the state-run Fars News Agency. Read full article: Iran reports 2 novel coronavirus deaths,...→

75,000 People Infected Globally by Coronavirus

75,000 People Infected Globally by Coronavirus

The viral outbreak that began in China has infected 75,203 people and killed 2,009, according to the most recent figures from the World Health Organization. Read full article: 75,000 People Infected Globally by Coron...→

Coronavirus map shows more than 75,000 confirmed cases, 2,000 deaths

The virus was first identified in humans in December when Chinese authorities reported 44 cases to the World Health Organization. Read full article: Coronavirus map shows more than 75,000 c...→

Iran Confirms First Two Cases of Wuhan Coronavirus

Iran Confirms First Two Cases of Wuhan Coronavirus

Iranian officials on Wednesday announced the country’s first two cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, without identifying the patients. Read full article: Iran Confirms First Two Cases of Wuhan C...→

Iran sees first 2 coronavirus cases in country

Iran sees first 2 coronavirus cases in country

Authorities in Iran this week announced the country’s first two cases of the novel coronavirus — COVID-19 —  which has infected more than 75,000 people globall [...] Read full article: Iran sees first 2 coronavirus cases in c...→

Iran reports its first 2 cases of the new coronavirus

Iran reports its first 2 cases of the new coronavirus

Iran's semi-official ISNA news agency says authorities have confirmed two cases of the new coronavirus, the first in the country Read full article: Iran reports its first 2 cases of the ne...→

Coronavirus quarantine ends for most on cruise ship in Japan as death toll tops 2,000

Coronavirus quarantine ends for most on cruise ship in Japan as death toll tops 2,000

Hundreds of passengers stuck for weeks on the coronavirus-plagued Diamond Princess in Japan are finally getting their freedom, even as dozens more test positiv [...] Read full article: Coronavirus quarantine ends for most on ...→

Coronavirus Death Toll Tops 2,000 Globally

Coronavirus Death Toll Tops 2,000 Globally

The total number of people who have died from the coronavirus worldwide has now exceeded 2,000, according to the latest numbers released Tuesday.The vast major [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Death Toll Tops 2,000 Global...→

First Ebola, Now Coronavirus. Why an Omaha Hospital Gets the Toughest Cases.

First Ebola, Now Coronavirus. Why an Omaha Hospital Gets the Toughest Cases.

A biocontainment unit that drew attention for treating Ebola patients in 2014 is now evaluating more than a dozen cruise ship evacuees for the coronavirus. Read full article: First Ebola, Now Coronavirus. Why an Oma...→