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A member of the medical staff measures the temperature of a traveller at a autobahn park place near Gries am Brenner, Austrian province of Tyrol, at border crossing with Italy on Tuesday, March 10, 2020.
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AP News
March 10, 2020 - 10:03 am
Starkly illustrating the global east-to-west spread of the new coronavirus, Italy began an extraordinary, sweeping nationwide travel ban on Tuesday while in China, the diminishing threat prompted the president to visit the epicenter and declare: ""We will certainly defeat this epidemic." Read more...
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A worker disinfects the front doors of a school.
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KYW Staff
March 09, 2020 - 3:31 pm
As a precaution, two Montgomery County school districts will close for cleaning and sanitizing after reports of potential coronavirus exposures. Read more here.
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CNN
March 09, 2020 - 1:59 pm
American universities from California to New York have canceled classes as the novel coronavirus has affected more than 100,000 people. Read more here.
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KYW Staff
March 09, 2020 - 12:37 pm
A Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania cardiologist tested presumptive positive for the novel coronavirus. The Pennsylvania Department of Health says there are now at least 10 cases in the state, seven of which are in Montgomery County. Read the latest here.
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CNN
March 09, 2020 - 11:58 am
Governments are announcing policies to stop the spread of the the novel coronavirus and soften the financial impact on companies and workers. However, the global response has thus far ignored how the outbreak will affect a group of people who over the past decade have become an essential...
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Trader Gregory Rowe prepares for the day's activity on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, March 9, 2020. Trading in Wall Street futures has been halted after they fell by more than the daily limit of 5%.
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AP News
March 09, 2020 - 9:46 am
Fear gripped financial markets around the world Monday as stock prices and bond yields plunge on worries about the effects of a new coronavirus. Read more here.
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CNN
March 06, 2020 - 5:07 pm
South by Southwest, the annual tech, film and music conference in Austin, has officially been canceled because of the coronavirus. Read more here.
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AP News
March 06, 2020 - 1:59 pm
As the new coronavirus keeps turning up in more places, health experts say it's wise to prepare for wider spread. But people shouldn't panic or hoard large amounts of supplies, they stress. So what should you do? Read more here to find out.
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David Madden
March 05, 2020 - 3:24 pm
New Jersey officials are investigating a second presumptive case of coronavirus. Read the latest here.
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Justin Udo
March 05, 2020 - 1:25 pm
A lot of Americans studying abroad are heading home because of fears over the COVID-19 coronavirus. Those same health concerns are keeping some international students in the United States from going back to their home countries. Read about Bo Xuan, a Chinese freshman at St. Joe's Prep in...
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