March 2, 2020

Authorities report second coronavirus death in US

XiFotos/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The coronavirus global death toll has reached nearly 3,000 as countries around the world continue to report their findings to the World Health Organization. At least 74 cases and two deaths have been confirmed in the U.S., according to authorities. Here is how the situation unfolded on Sunday (all times Eastern): 9:50 p.m. Second coronavirus death reported in U.S. Washington state officials said Sunday night that a King County resident had died from the coronavirus,..
March 1, 2020

Global coronavirus death toll reaches nearly 3,000; RI announces first presumptive positive

XiFotos/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The global death toll of coronavirus has reached nearly 3,000 people as countries around the world continue to report their findings to the World Health Organization. At least 70 cases and one death have been detected in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Here is how the situation is unfolding on Sunday (all times eastern). 2:30 p.m. Rhode Island patient is member of school community The patient in Rhode Island who is being treat..
February 29, 2020

Coronavirus latest: President Trump confirms 1st known death in US from coronavirus

XiFotos/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The number of coronavirus cases in the United States is now at 62 confirmed. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also confirmed Friday night that four more patients tested positive for the virus in their states. They are considered presumptive positive cases pending CDC confirmatory testing. There have been 85,406 cases in at least 60 countries and 2,924 deaths. Here is how the situation is unfolding on Saturday (all times eastern). 2:20 p.m. Washington s..
February 29, 2020

Coronavirus latest: Ecuador gets 1st case, New York gets approval to use own test

XiFotos/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The number of coronavirus cases in the United States is now at 62 confirmed. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also confirmed Friday night that four more patients tested positive for the virus in their states. They are considered presumptive positive cases pending CDC confirmatory testing. There have been 85,406 cases in at least 60 countries and 2,924 deaths. Here is how the situation is unfolding on Saturday (all times eastern). 12:02 p.m. New York to ..