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Firefighters wearing protective suits wait outside a nursing home before disinfecting it in efforts to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, March 30, 2020.
Felipe Dana/AP
AP News
March 30, 2020 - 10:23 am
Spain overtook China on Monday in confirmed coronavirus infections as the pandemic stretched scores of Spanish hospitals to their breaking point. Read more here.
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In this March 23, 2020 photo released by Xinhua News Agency, workers disinfect a subway train in preparation for the restoration of public transport in Wuhan, in central China's Hubei province.
Xiao Yijiu/Xinhua via AP
AP News
March 24, 2020 - 7:58 am
Chinese authorities said Tuesday they will end a two-month lockdown of most of coronavirus-hit Hubei province at midnight, as domestic cases of the virus continue to subside. Read more here.
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A commuter crosses 42nd Street in front of Grand Central Terminal during morning rush hour, Monday, March 23, 2020, in New York. Gov. Andrew Cuomo has ordered most New Yorkers to stay home from work to slow the coronavirus pandemic.
Mark Lennihan/AP
AP News
March 23, 2020 - 12:01 pm
The hunt for masks, ventilators and other medical supplies consumed the U.S. and Europe, as more than 1.5 billion people — one-fifth of the world's population — were urged or ordered to stay home Monday to try to blunt the spread of the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy announces extensive social distancing measures to mitigate further spread of COVID-19 on March 16, 2020, in Trenton.
Edwin J. Torres/NJ Governor's Office
David Madden
March 17, 2020 - 2:19 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced Tuesday that an additional 89 residents have tested positive, bringing the state total to 267. Read more here.
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Coronavirus
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
KYW Staff
March 17, 2020 - 1:35 pm
State-ordered closures, parking in Philadelphia, and more: Read the latest updates on coronavirus in Pennsylvania here.
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Donald Trump
Alex Brandon/AP
AP News
March 16, 2020 - 5:22 pm
The White House on Monday urged all older Americans to stay home and everyone to avoid crowds and eating out at restaurants as part of sweeping guidelines meant to combat an expected surge of coronavirus cases. Read the latest here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
Danielle Parhizkaran/NorthJersey.com
KYW Staff
March 16, 2020 - 10:39 am
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday that all schools, colleges and universities will close on Wednesday, March 18, until health officials deem in-person classes to be safe. Read more here.
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Philly public schools will close for two weeks due to a staff shortage as a result of coronavirus closures.
Pat Loeb/KYW Newsradio
KYW Staff
March 13, 2020 - 2:08 pm
Superintendent William Hite said all schools within the School District of Philadelphia will be closed for two weeks amid ongoing concerns over coronavirus. Read the latest here.
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP
AP News
March 13, 2020 - 1:48 pm
Canada shut down Parliament and advised against all nonessential travel outside the country while Prime Minister Justin Trudeau governed remotely from his home, in self-imposed quarantine after his wife tested positive for the new coronavirus. Read more here.
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Coronavirus panic buying at Wegmans
Paul Kurtz/KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
March 13, 2020 - 12:15 pm
Thousands of people in the area have flooded supermarkets to stock up on grocery items, out of concern for the coronavirus outbreak. Read more here.
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