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Former CDC head explains what is next
Emergency declared in Haiti after 2 cases discovered in hospital
MD national guard activated
Ohio evacuates 100 people from flood, worries about virus spread
UK considers universal basic income to get people through the outbreak
Italy claims 99% of deaths had underlying medical issues.
Nebraska governor criticizes lack of testing
MN considering shelter in place order
Some states open enrollment into state health insurance programs due to outbreak.
L.A. County gives up on containing COVID-19, tells doctors to skip testing of some patients
Sac Bee calls lack of testing ridiculous
US national security agencies and the National Security Council have been warning the White House and Congress since January that the US was facing a pandemic.
CT, NJ, NV restrict non essential businesses
More than 250,000 cases have been confirmed across the globe. The World Health Organization noted that it took more than three months to reach 100,000 cases worldwide — but only 12 days to log the next 100,000. The number of deaths and confirmed cases continues to surge in Spain and Iran.
Italy announced another record-breaking death toll on Friday: 627, up from 427 the previous day. The country cited 9,600 people in one day for violating lockdown.
U of NE hospital using UV light to decontaminate hospital workers masks as supplies run out.
NYC hospitals already feeling the pain as virus patients crowd hospitals
Staff member in Pence’s office tests positive
IL goes into shelter in place lockdown for the entire state
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