Jennifer Lee

March 16, 2020
More coronavirus cases outside mainland China than inside as pandemic accelerates – CNN

More coronavirus cases outside mainland China than inside as pandemic accelerates – CNN

Hong Kong (CNN)For the first time since the novel coronavirus was first identified last year, there are now more reported cases outside of mainland China than inside, marking a new milestone in the evolution of the global pandemic. On Monday, China's Nationa…
March 16, 2020
Coronavirus: 2 emergency room doctors in critical condition from virus – Fox News

Coronavirus: 2 emergency room doctors in critical condition from virus – Fox News

Emergency room doctors working to help treat the infected amid the coronavirus outbreak in the U.S. are in critical condition after coming down with the virus, according to a statement from the American College of Emergency Physicians on Saturday. The two ca…
March 16, 2020
Report: Coronavirus vaccine trial is ready to administer its first dose in Seattle – GeekWire

Report: Coronavirus vaccine trial is ready to administer its first dose in Seattle – GeekWire

Report: Coronavirus vaccine trial is ready to administer its first dose in Seattle - GeekWire
March 15, 2020
Many Maine schools to close for two weeks due to coronavirus concerns – WMTW Portland

Many Maine schools to close for two weeks due to coronavirus concerns – WMTW Portland

PORTLAND, Maine —Many Maine school have announced they will close for two weeks as a precaution against the spread of the novel coronavirus. Others announced shorter closures as they monitor conditions. Here's a list of closures that will be updated as new …
March 15, 2020
Third presumptive positive COVID-19 case confirmed by CDC in Maine – WMTW Portland

Third presumptive positive COVID-19 case confirmed by CDC in Maine – WMTW Portland

AUGUSTA, Maine —Officials with the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention announced a third presumptive positive test for the coronavirus in Maine on Saturday. According to Maine CDC spokesperson Robert Long, the individual is a woman in her 40's f…
March 15, 2020

Coronavirus daily news updates, March 15: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state, and the nation – Seattle Times

Coronavirus daily news updates, March 15: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state, and the nation - Seattle Times
March 14, 2020
Some countries use temperature checks for coronavirus. Others don’t bother. Here’s why. – The Washington Post

Some countries use temperature checks for coronavirus. Others don’t bother. Here’s why. – The Washington Post

The answer, according to experts, is no. Live Updates: The latest on the coronavirus pandemic Temperature checks are an important tool that can be effective in many contexts, including doctors offices and hospitals. But when it comes to curbing the global s…
March 14, 2020
LIVE UPDATES: Allegheny Co. to announce first coronavirus cases, UPMC develops new test – WPXI Pittsburgh

LIVE UPDATES: Allegheny Co. to announce first coronavirus cases, UPMC develops new test – WPXI Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH — Now in Pennsylvania, the spread of the novel coronavirus has reached western Pennsylvania, with a presumptive case of the virus announced Friday in Washington County. Have questions about the spread of the coronavirus? We have an entire section …
March 14, 2020
New case of coronavirus in Utah signals ‘community spread’ – fox13now.com

New case of coronavirus in Utah signals ‘community spread’ – fox13now.com

SUMMIT COUNTY, Utah State health officials on Saturday confirmed the first instance of "community spread" of COVID-19 in Utah. The patient, identified as a male Summit County resident between the ages of 18 and 60, is an employee of the Spur Bar and Grill, a…