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Coronavirus in N.Y.: ‘Containment Area’ Is Ordered for New Rochelle

Coronavirus in N.Y.: ‘Containment Area’ Is Ordered for New Rochelle

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. — The National Guard will move in. Schools, churches and synagogues will be shut down. Large indoor gatherings will be officially banned. The sights and rituals of life in this New York City suburb, which had already been altered, took an eerie turn on Tuesday when Gov. …

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Coronavirus Hits a Nursing Home and a Retirement Complex in Seattle Area

Coronavirus Hits a Nursing Home and a Retirement Complex in Seattle Area

SEATTLE — Days after a coronavirus outbreak emerged inside a nursing home in suburban Seattle, leaders at two other complexes that serve older residents in the region said on Friday that each of those facilities had a resident who had tested positive for the virus. Washington State has seen more …

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Officials confirm 5 cases of coronavirus in Houston area, including 4 in Harris County

Officials confirm 5 cases of coronavirus in Houston area, including 4 in Harris County

UPDATE (March 6, 12:33 p.m.): Officials are reporting a second case of the new coronavirus in the city of Houston, the sixth in the Houston area. Local health officials Thursday confirmed four more cases of the new coronavirus, all in Harris County, as the feared disease began taking hold in …

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Nursing home in Seattle area at the center of US coronavirus outbreak

Nursing home outbreak spotlights coronavirus risk in elder care facilities

Officials there also say they aren’t accepting any more patients and on-site visits from family and friends aren’t allowed either. Four people with ties to the facility have died, making it now the epicenter of the novel coronavirus outbreak in the US. County and federal health investigators are trying to …

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‘Atypical’: 5 tornadoes confirmed in DC area from Friday storms

<p>A look at damage at The Point at Loudoun in Leeburg, Virginia, on Friday, Feb. 7, 2020.</p>

The cleanup continues in the aftermath of several tornadoes and storms that rattled the D.C. area Friday morning, capping of more than two days of heavy rain. The cleanup continues in the aftermath of several tornadoes and storms that rattled the D.C. area Friday morning, capping off more than two …

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