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February 06, 2020 - 6:49 am
Two Americans were among 10 additional passengers confirmed Thursday to have the new coronavirus on a cruise ship quarantined in a Japanese port. At least three U.S. nationals were among 20 from on board the ship with the flu-like virus, and the number of infections inside the U.S. has also...
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January 31, 2020 - 7:43 am
Carrying permits demanding “fast passage,” truck drivers rushed a 560-ton shipment of disinfectant from eastern China to Wuhan, the locked-down city of 11 million people at the center of a vast effort to contain a new viral disease.
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Ameera Butt
January 30, 2020 - 9:58 am
The CDC has confirmed the first human-to-human contact of the coronavirus Thursday.
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Coronavirus travel
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Rebekah Sager
January 27, 2020 - 4:46 pm
In response to an outbreak of the deadly coronavirus, Chinese officials have closed transport within and out of Wuhan and other cities in Hubei province, including buses, subways, trains, and the international airport. Monday, the CDC advised people avoid travel to China, unless absolutely...
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Ameera Butt
January 27, 2020 - 8:44 am
There are a total of five cases of coronavirus in the US now.
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Passengers wear masks to prevent an outbreak of a new coronavirus in the high speed train station, in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020.
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January 22, 2020 - 5:01 pm
A Chinese city of more than 11 million people planned to shut down outbound flights and trains Thursday as the world's most populous country battled the spread of a new virus that has sickened hundreds of people and killed 17, state media reported.
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Rebekah Sager
January 17, 2020 - 11:34 am
Centers for Disease Control announced that they will begin deploying staffers at U.S. airports to check passengers arriving from Wuhan, China for symptoms of a mysterious new and deadly virus. The more than 100 staffers will be positioned at LAX, New York City's John F. Kennedy International...
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December 05, 2019 - 8:55 am
While working a cash register or stocking shelves might seem like a relatively risk-free job, think again. In 2018, 3.5 of every 100 full-time retail workers suffered a nonfatal injury or illness while at work, according to federal labor data . That's a higher rate than in other potentially...
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Rebekah Sager
November 08, 2019 - 10:46 am
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials announced Friday that the combination of vitamin E and THC may be at the center of a national outbreak of e-cigarette lung injuries linked to several dozen deaths. "These new findings are significant," Dr. Anne Schuchat, the principal deputy...
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October 03, 2019 - 2:50 pm
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday that 1,080 confirmed and probable cases of illnesses related to vaping have been reported in 48 states and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Eighteen deaths have been confirmed in 15 states, and the CDC says more are under investigation. The first...
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