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Coronavirus latest news: US overtakes China with most confirmed cases

By Sam Wong , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool New York has been badly affected by the coronavirus pandemicMarcus Santos/ZUMA Wire/Shutterstock Latest coronavirus updates as of 5.30PM on 27 March US overtakes China with highest number of casesThe US now has the highest number of confirmed coronavirus cases of any country with… Read More »

Coronavirus latest: US nurse warns of a potential new symptom of COVID-19

“The ocular implications of human CoV infections have not been widely studied. However, CoVs have been known to cause various ocular infections in animals.”  The study also noted that more research needs to be conducted on how coronavirus could affect the eyes.  The American Academy of Ophthalmology said: “Several reports suggest the virus can cause… Read More »

SA becomes latest state to close borders

South Australia will effectively close its borders in a bid to stop the spread of the coronavirus outbreak, as the number of cases jumped to 100. Premier Steven Marshall announced on Sunday that anyone entering the state would be subject to a mandatory 14-day isolation period. The new measures will take effect immediately but will… Read More »

The Latest: US pandemic readiness office favorably discussed

The Latest on the coronavirus outbreak sweeping the globe: The director of the U.S. government health agency that deals with infectious diseases says he’d welcome the restoration of a White House National Security Council office that dealt with pandemic preparedness. Dr. Anthony Fauci directs the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Lawmakers asked him… Read More »

Normalcy returns to Guatemala-Mexico border after latest migrant caravan

CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico — From the roadside stand where his family sells mole, barbecue and chicken stew, Miguel Ángel Vázquez has seen all the caravans of Central American migrants and asylum seekers stream past his front door in recent years, throngs of people driven to flee poverty and violence in hopes of a better life… Read More »