American Dies Of Coronavirus In China; 86 Lives Claimed By Illness On FridayMainland China had its deadliest day in the coronavirus outbreak Friday, including a 60-year-old American, with authorities reporting 86 fatalities from the pneumonia-like illness that is paralyzing much of the country.
China Coronavirus Cases Increase As More Preventive Measures TakenThe rate of increase in new cases of the virus in China rose again after a brief respite, as the death toll rose to 722 on the mainland and countries around the world enforced stricter measures to contain its spread.
China Scrambles To Keep Cities In Coronavirus Lockdown FedThe manager of the Wushang Mart in Wuhan, the locked-down city at the heart of China’s virus outbreak, says its shelves are loaded with 50% more vegetables and other food than usual to reassure jittery customers.
Five China Airlift Passengers Showing Possible Signs Of CoronavirusFour passengers from the flights evacuating American citizens out of China have been hospitalized with possible symptoms of the coronavirus, a CDC spokesman said Friday.
China Probes Virus Alarm Doctor Death, Cruise Ships Shunned China’s top Communist Party investigators are looking into “relevant issues raised by the public” about a whistleblower doctor who was threatened by police after publicizing his concerns about the new virus and has now died from it.
Doctor’s Death Unleashes Mourning, Fury At Chinese OfficialsThe death of a young doctor who was reprimanded for warning about China’s new virus triggered an outpouring Friday of praise for him and fury that communist authorities put politics above public safety.
China Coronavirus Airlift Flights Land At Travis Air Force BaseTwo flights with 350 Americans on board arrived early Wednesday at Travis Air Force Base after a flight from China where the death toll continued to rise from a Coronavirus outbreak.
5 San Jose Hospital Workers Sent Home Due To Coronavirus ExposureFive hospital workers were sent home from work this week when the Santa Clara County Public Health Department determined they were exposed to coronavirus, county officials announced Tuesday.
New Coronavirus Cases Confirmed In Santa Clara, San Benito CountiesHealth officials in Santa Clara and San Benito counties confirmed new cases of the novel coronavirus in both regions on Sunday.
Apple Temporarily Closes All China Stores Amid Coronavirus OutbreakApple is temporarily closing its 42 stores in mainland China, one of its largest markets, as the new coronavirus spreads rapidly and the death toll in that country rose to 259 on Saturday.
Santa Clara Co. Rapid Response Teams Ready If Coronavirus Hits Bay AreaThough Santa Clara County health officials are reporting no cases of the Wuhan coronavirus in the area as of Tuesday, they are preparing with rapid response teams in the event that it does arrive in the Bay Area.
Facebook Among Companies Banning China Travel Amid Coronavirus OutbreakFacebook, Ford and other high-profile companies have told their employees not to travel to China as the deadly coronavirus continues to spread.
San Francisco Officials Outline Preparations For Wuhan CoronavirusOfficials with San Francisco's Department of Public Health were doing their best on Monday to quell misconceptions about the Wuhan coronavirus.
Coronavirus: Wuhan Airlift Of State Department Personnel Rerouted To Southern CaliforniaSan Francisco officials Monday said a planned airlift of State Department personnel out of Wuhan, China, has had its route changed from a landing in the Bay Area to a touchdown in Ontario.
Southern California Has 2 of 4 Confirmed Cases of Coronavirus in U.S.Health officials in Los Angeles County have confirmed a fourth U.S. case of the new pneumonia-like virus from China. The case came on the heels of confirmed cases in Orange County