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South Korea Signals Unprecedented Steps to Contain Virus Surge

(Bloomberg) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in signaled the potential for unprecedented steps as the country reeled from a surge in coronavirus cases that triggered travel advisories around the world.The government on Sunday raised the infectious-disease alert to “red,” the highest level, after about a 20-fold surge in confirmed cases over five days. The total is now 602, a majority of which have been linked to members of the Shincheonji Church of Jesus. A further 18 were tied to a Catholic g...
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CDC: Westerdam passenger 'never had coronavirus to our knowledge' after cruise ship chaos

After Holland America's MS Westerdam disembarked, a passenger tested positive for coronavirus. Now the CDC says the 83-year-old never had the virus.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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CDC has confirmed 35 cases of novel coronavirus in the US

US officials have now confirmed 35 cases of novel coronavirus in the country, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday.
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A record-breaking 105 US children have died from flu so far this season

So far this season,105 children have died from the flu, according to data released Friday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This is the highest number of child flu deaths at this point in the season since the CDC started keeping records in 2004, except for the 2009 flu pandemic.
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U.S. Coronavirus Cases Reach 34: CDC

Title: U.S. Coronavirus Cases Reach 34: CDCCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/21/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/21/2020 12:00:00 AM
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CDC: Westerdam passenger 'never had coronavirus to our knowledge' after cruise ship chaos

After Holland America's MS Westerdam disembarked, a passenger tested positive for coronavirus. Now the CDC says the 83-year-old never had the virus.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Cdc, Usa Today, Holland America, Westerdam


CDC: Westerdam passenger 'never had coronavirus to our knowledge' after cruise ship chaos

After Holland America's MS Westerdam disembarked, a passenger tested positive for coronavirus. Now the CDC says the 83-year-old never had the virus.
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CDC has confirmed 35 cases of novel coronavirus in the US

US officials have now confirmed 35 cases of novel coronavirus in the country, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday.
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Fairview Development Center in Costa Mesa considered for housing coronavirus patients, city asks court for injunction

Costa Mesa officials are asking a federal court to block possible plans to house patients who have been exposed to coronavirus at the Fairview Development Center. The city filed a request for a legal injunction on Friday, Feb. 21, after learning a day earlier that Fairview was being considered by federal and state officials as a quarantine site. State Assemblywoman Cottie Petrie-Norris, whose district includes Costa Mesa, said other sites are also under consideration.  It wasn’t immediately clea...
Tags: News, California, Cdc, Sport, Cnn, Soccer, Community, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Foley, Costa Mesa, Hassan, Fairview, Health and Human Services Agency, Katrina Foley, Harbor Boulevard, Top Stories LADN


Costa Mesa asks court to stop relocation of patients diagnosed with coronavirus to Fairview Development Center

The city of Costa Mesa is seeking a court injunction to stop plans it said it learned of for relocating dozens of patients diagnosed with the coronavirus from Travis Air Force Base in Northern California to the Fairview Development Center on Harbor Boulevard. The request to stop the plan was filed Friday, Feb. 21. Named in the filing are the Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Defense, U.S. Air Force, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the California Governor’s Of...
Tags: News, Cdc, Sport, Soccer, Community, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Northern California, Foley, Costa Mesa, Hassan, Fairview, Travis Air Force Base, Katrina Foley, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR, Top Stories PE


Officials Confirm First Case Of Coronavirus In Sacramento County

SACRAMENTO COUNTY (CBS13) — Sacramento County Public Health officials have announced the first confirmed case of the novel coronavirus in Sacramento County. Sacramento County Public Health said the confirmed case is travel-related. Officials said the individual returned from China to the United States on Feb. 2 and has since self-quarantined and taken precautionary measures upon their return home. The individual began displaying mild symptoms during the self-quarantine. Sacramento County Public ...
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CDC has confirmed 34 cases of novel coronavirus in the US

US officials have now confirmed 34 of novel coronavirus in the country, according to an announcement Friday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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CDC is preparing for the 'likely' spread of coronavirus in the US, officials say

While coronavirus has not spread in the United States, CDC officials said they're preparing for the coronavirus to become a pandemic.
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Coronavirus Now a ‘Tremendous Public Health Threat’: CDC

Federal officials announced Friday that their tally of 2019 novel coronavirus cases in the United States had increased to 34, with more infections expected sooner than later, even as questions lingered about how efforts at containing the deadly illness had fallen short so far.The jump came after the State Department repatriated 18 infected U.S. citizens from aboard a cruise ship docked in Yokohama, Japan. Three other people confirmed to have the disease have been repatriated, in addition to 13 o...
Tags: Japan, News, Cdc, China, America, United States, New York Times, State Department, The Washington Post, Reuters, Yokohama Japan, Nancy Messonnier, Tremendous Public Health Threat


CDC is preparing for the 'likely' spread of coronavirus in the US, officials say

While coronavirus has not spread in the United States, CDC officials said they're preparing for the coronavirus to become a pandemic.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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A record-breaking 105 US children have died from flu so far this season

So far this season,105 children have died from the flu, according to data released Friday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This is the highest number of child flu deaths at this point in the season since the CDC started keeping records in 2004, except for the 2009 flu pandemic.
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This Year's Flu Shot Can Cut Your Chances of Catching the Virus in Half

If you haven’t gotten your flu shot yet, there’s still time to do it. Now we also know how effective it’s likely to be.Read more...
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Pete Buttigieg on the 2nd Amendment: Universal Background Checks for Ammunition

Opinion Pete Buttigieg for Gun Control img peteforamericadotcom Nevada – -(AmmoLand.com)- Patriots, We received so much positive support from our email on Bernie Sanders, I wanted to continue to share the positions of the other frontrunners in the race for the Democrat’s nomination for president. Pete Buttigieg came in a very close second in New Hampshire and edged out Bernie Sanders in Iowa. While NVFAC PAC is a state PAC and we don’t get involved in the federal election, as the Nevada Demo...
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Cat disease killing endangered monk seals, Schatz slams coronavirus test kit delays, Ala Moana park plan approved, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Man feeds feral cats at Hilo bayfront park ©2020 All Hawaii News Cats blamed for ‘debilitating’ disease striking Hawaiian monk seals. In just the first month this year, two Hawaiian monk seals have been killed or sickened by a disease that is released into the environment by cat feces. Star-Advertiser.Endangered Hawaiian monk seal sickened by toxoplasmosis, which is spread in feces of cats. Officials from NOAA want the public to know that if cats were kept indoors, toxoplasmosis would not...
Tags: Travel, Japan, Cdc, Usda, Asia Pacific, Hawaii, House, Noaa, Kilauea, Pacific, Department Of Transportation, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island, Maui, State, Honolulu


Trump Regime Overruled CDC, Flew Coronavirus-Infected Americans on Plane With Healthy People: Report

The U.S. State Department overruled the advice of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), choosing to bring 14 Americans who were infected with the new coronavirus back from Japan, according to the Washington Post. The new report raises serious questions about the U.S. government’s decisions at a time…Read more...
Tags: Japan, Science, Prisons, Washington Post, Cdc, China, Wuhan, Pandemics, U S State Department, Centers for Disease Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Anne Schuchat, Outbreaks, Gordon Chang, Diamond Princess, Coronavirus


US Customs seized a human brain on its way from Toronto to Wisconsin

US Customs and Border Protection seized a human brain that was part of an international mail shipment from Canada to the United States. They discovered the brain during an inspection at Blue Water Bridge between Port Huron, Michigan, US and Sarnia, Ontario, Canada. The brain was on its way from Toronto to Kenosha, Wisconsin. From Fox5NY: During the routine mail operation, they say they came across a shipment manifested as an "Antique Teaching Specimen..." The brain specimen is bein...
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Coronavirus: US flew infected Americans home against CDC instructions, report says

Despite the objections of US health officials, the US State Department ultimately decided to evacuate Americans infected with coronavirus on a plane with healthy people, putting them at risk of infection.The Washington Post reports that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention argued to keep 14 people infected with the flu-like respiratory illness in Japan, where they were docked with the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship, instead of sending them back to the US and susbsequently dou...
Tags: Japan, News, Washington Post, Cdc, US, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, US State Department


Hot, hot, hot! 2019 breaks records. Plus, Ige seeks instate testing for coronavirus, convicted ex-police chief seeks leniency, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Cooling off at Waikiki ©2020 All Hawaii News It’s official: 2019 was Honolulu’s hottest year on record. Oahu had a sweltering 2019. In fact, it was the island’s hottest year on record, NOAA has determined. Hawaii News Now.Mayor says 2019 was Oahu’s hottest year ever and shares heat index mapping results. Last year, Honolulu residents may remember hot, sweltering days, with numerous record high temperatures, as well a summer that seemed to last longer than usual. Honolulu Has Mapped Just ...
Tags: Travel, Japan, Cdc, Senate, China, West Virginia, Hawaii, House, House Of Representatives, Noaa, Bill, City Council, Federal Aviation Administration, Hawaii Island, Waikiki, Maui


Minneapolis man relieved to be home after 2 weeks in quarantine over Wuhan visit

The CDC issued certificate of health to take home, just in case he faced uncertainty from neighbors or co-workers.
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Minneapolis man back from quarantine after visit to Wuhan

The CDC issued certificate of health to take home, just in case he faced uncertainty from neighbors or co-workers.
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AS HEARD ON: WGAN Mornings with Ken and Matt: Election and Voting Technology, Phishing and Coronavirus Covid-19

Good morning everybody! I was on with Ken and Matt. We had a good discussion about the upcoming Nevada Caucus and if they will experience some of the same issues as in Iowa. We also discussed the cybercriminal phishing emails being sent out with the warnings about the Coronavirus that if clicked on will infect your machine and network and also why you should delete apps that you do not use to protect your privacy. These and more tech tips, news, and updates visit – CraigPeterson.com — Automated ...
Tags: Podcast, Cdc, West Virginia, Sem, Fbi, Hillary Clinton, Maine, New York Times, Iowa, Secret Service, Nevada, Department Of Homeland Security, Craig, Eastern Europe, Trump, Don


State Department reportedly overruled CDC to fly coronavirus-infected Americans home

Fourteen Americans who contracted coronavirus on a cruise ship in Japan were transported back to the U.S. against the wishes of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, The Washington Post reports.A total of 328 Americans were quarantined on the Diamond Princess ship for weeks before test results showed 14 of them had the COVID-19 virus, the Post writes. The U.S. State Department had said no one with the infection would be allowed on a flight. But it fought with the CDC to transport the i...
Tags: South Korea, Post, Japan, News, Cdc, Cbs News, Elizabeth Warren, Sheldon Adelson, State Department, State, U S State Department, Mike Bloomberg, Post China


Back Home in Oregon, U.S. Man Says He Flouted Request to Remain in Cambodia After Westerdam Passenger’s COVID-19 Diagnosis

Comedian Frank King, a hired performer on the Westerdam, was until this past weekend one of hundreds of passengers and crew members on the Holland America cruise ship who were being held in Cambodia until it was determined that they were free of COVID-19. Now back in the U.S., however, he told local reporters that he left through the back of a hotel in Cambodia, against the wishes of security, to return home. “People think I jumped a quarantine,” King told The Oregonian in a Facebook live i...
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Minneapolis man back from coronavirus quarantine after visit to Wuhan

The CDC issued certificate of health to take home, just in case he faced uncertainty from neighbors or co-workers.
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Coronavirus concerns push Facebook and Sony to skip the year's biggest gathering for video game makers (FB, SNE)

Facebook, the Facebook-owned Oculus, and Sony will no longer attend the 2020 Game Developers Conference due to health and travel concerns caused by the coronavirus outbreak. GDC 2020 is scheduled to be held in San Francisco's Moscone Center from March 16 to 20. Facebook had already cancelled an event it had planned at the Moscone Center one week earlier. A statement from GDC said the event would include additional on-site measures to prevent the spread of disease, and the organizers said they ...
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