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World Health Organization says global coronavirus cases ‘still on the way up’

Tedros Adhanom, Director General of the World Health Organization, in Beijing, China. (Photo by Naohiko Hatta – Pool/Getty Images) If you thought Memorial Day weekend marked the end of the coronavirus’ first wave of victims, the World Health Organization wants you to pump your breaks on the premature celebrations. According to Newsweek, Monday, representatives from… Read More »

Coronavirus live updates: South Korea reports 34 new cases

This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks. Global cases: More than 4 million Global deaths: More than 279,300 Most cases reported: United States (over 1.3 million), Spain (over 223,500), Italy (over 218,200), United Kingdom (over 216,500), Russia (over… Read More »

Officials link 7 Wisconsin virus cases to in-person voting

Milwaukee’s health commissioner says officials have identified seven people who appear to have contracted the coronavirus through activities related to the April 7 election in Wisconsin By The Associated Press April 21, 2020, 12:32 PM 2 min read 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article MILWAUKEE — Officials have identified seven people… Read More »

3 New U.S. Coronavirus Cases of Unknown Origin Reported; WHO Ups Risk Level to ‘Very High’

SATURDAY, Feb. 29, 2020 — Three new U.S. coronavirus cases of unknown origin, confirmed in California, Oregon and Washington state, are fueling fears of “community spread” of COVID-19 among Americans. The news came as the World Health Organization on Friday raised its risk assessment of the new coronavirus’ spread to “very high,” with cases of… Read More »

American coronavirus cases rise to 53 with six newly-diagnosed people in Texas

American coronavirus cases rise to 53 as five more Diamond Princess cruise evacuees are struck down and World Health Organization warns of ‘global pandemic’ – but Trump insists the US outbreak is ‘under control’ San Antonio, Texas, health officials confirmed another six cases of coronavirus on Monday  Five of the newly-diagnosed Americans were evacuated from… Read More »