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A Wuhan seafood vendor believed to be one of the first coronavirus patients says ‘a lot fewer people would have died’ if the Chinese government acted sooner

Wei Guixian, a 57-year-old seafood vendor in Wuhan, China, was among the first 27 people to be diagnosed with the coronavirus, which originated from the wet market where she worked. Wei first began exhibiting coronavirus symptoms on December 10 and was admitted to the hospital less than a week later, with doctors describing her illness […]

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LIVE UPDATES: Trump signs $2 trillion relief bill into law, demands governors ‘be appreciative’

We’ll keep this page updated with the biggest coronavirus headlines of the day. Check back for updates. Here’s the latest: Trump again demanded governors ‘be appreciative’ of his coronavirus response and said Pence shouldn’t call ‘the woman from Michigan,’ Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. Trump signs the $2 trillion coronavirus economic relief bill into law, which includes […]

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Delta Offers Free Flights for Medical Professionals to ‘Critical Areas’ Impacted by Coronavirus

Delta is offering medical professionals free flights to “critical areas” in the United States impacted by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The airline announced on Friday that it has set up a program to give free round-trip tickets to medical professionals volunteering to work at hospitals in Georgia, Louisiana and Michigan amid the ongoing coronavirus crisis. […]

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Trump reportedly called former Yankees player Alex Rodriguez to ask for his thoughts on handling the coronavirus outbreak

President Donald Trump called the former baseball player Alex Rodriguez for his thoughts on the administration’s response to the coronavirus outbreak, ABC News reported Friday evening. The call was reportedly part of a number of calls Trump made this week regarding the virus and its impact on the country. Rodriguez is not a medical or […]