· As the coronavirus outbreak has exploded into a global public-health emergency, leading drugmakers have begun researching treatments and vaccines to stop the virus.
· Johnson & Johnson, Sanofi,.. Business Insider - Published
There have been 92 cases of human-to-human spread of the coronavirus in 12 countries outside China but the World Health Organization does not have the data to make comparisons with China, WHO chief.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the U.S. National Institute on Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), said on CBS "Face the Nation" that more than 40 Americans, who were quarantined aboard the Diamond..
New numbers confirm more than 2,000 additional coronavirus cases in China, bringing the total to 68,500 with more than 1,600 deaths. This as Americans quarantined on a cruise ship in Japan are eagerly..
Japanese and U.S. authorities are coordinating the return of more than 400 Americans currently being held on a cruise ship in Yokohama because of the coronavirus, as the World Helath Organization warns..
Shafter residents will be speaking with the California Air Resources Board Thursday about air pollution. Plus, the city of Taft will be holding an emergency preparedness meeting to know what actions to..
(Reuters) - Gains in defensives helped U.S. stocks bounce off session lows on Thursday, even as sentiment remained fragile after a spike in new coronavirus cases in China renewed worries over the scale..
· Apple could lose $4 billion in sales as the coronavirus impacts its ability to produce sufficient iPhones and AirPods.
· In a Monday press release, the firm warned that it expected to take a.. Business Insider - Published
Here's the latest for Tuesday February 18th: China reports almost 2,000 new coronavirus cases; Boy Scouts of America files for bankruptcy protection; Sanders blasts Bloomberg at rally; Mississippi.. USATODAY.com - Published
Taiwan urged the World Health Organization on Tuesday not to be "kidnapped" by China, as more countries put travel curbs on its citizens because the health agency groups the island's coronavirus cases.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
While passengers would be tested up to five times before boarding, health authorities concede more coronavirus cases may be transported back to Australia on the midnight Qantas flight. Sydney Morning Herald - Published
The number of new coronavirus cases in mainland China fell below 2,000 on Tuesday for the first time since January but the virus remains far from contained, as its economic impact spreads globally with.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
The U.S. State Department said on Monday it is tracking the condition of 60 U.S. citizens in Japan after more than 300 Americans were repatriated from a cruise ship that had the largest cluster of.. Reuters - Published
Japan and Singapore appeared to be on the brink of recession on Monday as the coronavirus epidemic disrupted tourism and supply chains around the world, and as China imposed tougher restrictions to try.. Reuters - Published
The number of reported new cases of coronavirus in China's Hubei province rose on Monday after two days of falls, as authorities imposed tough new restrictions on movement to prevent the spread of the.. Reuters - Published
American passengers were taken off a cruise liner on Sunday to fly home after being quarantined for two weeks off Japan, while China said the rate of new coronavirus cases had slowed, calling that.. Reuters - Published
The number of new coronavirus cases in China fell on Sunday and a health official said intense efforts to stop its spread were beginning to work, as another 70 people tested positive on a.. Reuters - Published
The number of new cases of a coronavirus in China fell slightly on Sunday, more than three weeks after the outbreak's epicenter was locked down, and a Chinese tourist died from the virus in France, the.. Reuters - Published