March 4, 2020

At least 11 Americans dead, including 1st in California, from coronavirus

jarun011/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Countries around the world are scrambling to stymie the spread of a deadly viral outbreak that began in China about two months ago and has now infected more than 90,000 people globally. Today's biggest developments: Pence says insurance will cover COVID-19 tests 11 Americans have been killed by virus, including the first death in California 1,000 people in New York have self-quarantined New Hampshire's 1st patient told to stay isolated but went to event in..
March 4, 2020

Coronavirus live updates: 10 Americans dead from disease, according to vice president

jarun011/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Countries around the world are scrambling to stymie the spread of a deadly viral outbreak that began in China about two months ago and has now infected more than 90,000 people globally. Here's the latest on the developing situation. All times are Eastern: 1:40 p.m. 10th coronavirus-related death recorded in US Vice President Mike Pence, who is leading the White House's coronavirus task force, announced that a 10th American has died from the disease. Penc..
March 4, 2020

Coronavirus live updates: Los Angeles County becomes second to declare state of emergency

jarun011/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Countries around the world are scrambling to stymie the spread of a deadly viral outbreak that began in China about two months ago and has now infected more than 90,000 people globally. Here's the latest on the developing situation. All times are Eastern: 12:10 p.m. Six new cases have been confirmed in LA County, state of emergency declared Officials in Los Angeles County declared a state of emergency as six new cases of coronavirus were confirmed there in the..
March 4, 2020

Coronavirus live updates: COVID-19 is deadlier than the flu, WHO says

jarun011/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Countries around the world are scrambling to stymie the spread of a deadly viral outbreak that began in China about two months ago and has now infected more than 90,000 people globally. Here's the latest on the developing situation. All times are Eastern: 11:51 a.m. Hospitals should be more proactive in testing, says member of president's coronavirus task force Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and a ..