HEADLINES • Reuters: Sweden reported its first death from the new coronavirus on Wednesday • Insider: Disneyland announced it will close its gates through the end of the month amid coronavirus..
Airline stocks tumbled on Thursday morning after President Trump prohibited most travelers from 26 European countries from visiting the United States for 30 days
Elizabeth Warren - "The lack of widespread coronavirus testing in the United States is a disgrace."
Disneyland announced it will close its gates through the end of the month amid the coronavirus outbreak in California. Governor Gavin Newsom has urged residents in the state to cancel gatherings of more than 250 people until the end of March.
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New York Times: President Donald J. Trump will not be tested for the coronavirus after coming into contact with a Brazilian official who tested positive for the virus just days after a Mar-a-Lago visit, the White House said on Thursday.
Three players at premier league club Leicester City have shown symptoms of coronavirus and have been isolated
Norwegian Air is suspending thousands of flights and slashing its workforce in response to the fallout of the coronavirus and the widespread travel restrictions it’s triggered
Al Jazeera News:
Italy coronavirus deaths surges past 1,000.
Rich scramble for private jets from Europe on Trump travel ban
Iran remains the regional epicenter of the outbreak where the virus has killed 354 people and infected some 9,000 people nationwide
Reuters: Sweden reported its first death from the new coronavirus on Wednesday and banned public gatherings of more than 500 people to try to stop the spread of the disease.
AP: Expressing increasing alarm about mounting infections, the World Health Organization declared Wednesday that the global coronavirus crisis is now a pandemic.
MSNBC: The NBA has suspended the rest of its season after a player on the Utah Jazz preliminarily tested positive for coronavirus.
Twitter announced on their website that they have informed all employees globally they must work from home.
Coronavirus - China airline passenger numbers fall 84.5%
Al Jazeera News:
India suspends visas in attempt to contain coronavirus spread
4 dead and 32 sickened in a listeria outbreak across 17 states that has been tied to enoki mushrooms, which were recalled Monday, health officials say
Bloomberg: Italy ordered all shops to close except for grocery stores and pharmacies, taking the nation's most drastic measures yet to contain the coronavirus outbreak.
The Washington Post:
Biden cancels more campaign events citing public health concerns due to coronavirus..