HEADLINES • Bernie Sanders suspends presidential campaign • Tesla to cut workers pay by as much as 30% • At least 94 doctors and 26 nurses have died in Italy • Indonesia reports 218 new virus cases..
New York Post: Coronavirus was spreading in NYC weeks before first case, researchers say
CNN: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson spent a second night in intensive care at a London hospital but is "in a stable condition" and "breathing without support," officials say
New York Daily: A New Jersey woman lost her sister and mother just hours apart and fears coronavirus may have claimed them both.
AP: Masked crowds fill streets and trains in post-lockdown Wuhan..
“I haven’t been outside for more than 70 days.” Millions of people in Wuhan enjoyed a renewed sense of freedom when the Chinese city's 76-day coronavirus lockdown was lifted..
CBS News: Bernie Sanders suspends presidential campaign, clearing way for Biden as nominee
Bloomberg: New York Gov. Cuomo will direct flags to be flown at half mast in honor of those who have died from the coronavirus
AFP: UN chief says 'unite' now, review virus response later..
The Independent: Boris Johnson is ‘improving’ and ‘sitting up in bed’, Rishi Sunak says
Globalnews.ca: Canadian health departments agreed not to order tens of thousands of travellers arriving from China to quarantine in February in order to reduce pressure on public health resources.
CBS News: End of Wuhan lockdown could trigger a "resurgence in infections" in China, doctor warns
Bernie Sanders on COVID-19 pandemic - “This current horrific crisis that we are now in has exposed for all to see how absurd our current employer-based health insurance system is.”
NTA News: Nigerian Armed Forces to produce, supply Liquefied Oxygen for management of Covid-19 patients
Bill Clinton: The COVID-19 emergency requires urgent action in every American community to get the virus under control. That must be our shared mission as Americans.
ABC News: Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Sen. Bernie Sanders suspending his campaign: "Your fight for progressive ideas moved the conversation and charted a path for candidates and activists that will change the course of our country and party."
China has made all-out efforts to ensure production and supply of key drugs against Covid19, a member of Ministry of Industry and Information Technology said Wednesday, with a daily production of Chloroquine Phosphate meeting the demand of 100,000 people.
CNN: As of Monday, the total number of healthcare workers infected by coronavirus is 12,681, according to the Italian Institute of Health.
At least 94 doctors and 26 nurses have died of coronavirus in Italy
Fox News: Comedian Tracy Morgan defended President Trump from critics on Tuesday and called for national unity amid the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
Tesla will cut worker pay by as much as 30% as COVID-19 bites production
For the first time in 11 weeks due to the coronavirus lockdown, people drove out of Wuhan as the last travel restrictions were lifted. Thousands boarded the first trains leaving the Chinese city where the COVID-19 pandemic emerged.
Malay Mail: Indonesia reports 218 new coronavirus infections, taking total to 2,956
Al Arabiya: Hundreds of thousands of Lebanese people will be infected with coronavirus and thousands will become critically ill if lockdown and social distancing measures are not respected, according to a report by an international non-government organization.
Bloomberg : South African business confidence slumped to a seven-month low in March even before the full impact of the coronavirus pandemic
CNN: Former Vice President Joe Biden says he and President Trump "had a good conversation" in their phone call about the federal response to the novel coronavirus pandemic on Tuesday..