coronavirus

Apple Warns Of iPhone Shortages Due To Coronavirus

(CNN) - The novel coronavirus isn't just affecting people's health. It's affecting the health of businesses all over the world. In fact, Apple says the outbreak it's hurting business more than they even expected because it's limiting how many…

China: Over 780 Million Living Under Restrictions

(CNN) - More than 780 million people across China, are still living under various forms of travel restrictions as authorities try to contain the novel coronavirus. This is nearly half the country‚Äôs population. According to analysis done by CNN,…

China Destroying Cash To Contain Coronavirus

(CNN) - This gives new meaning to the phrase "dirty money." Chinese officials are literally cleaning cash in an attempt to combat the coronavirus. The state-run tabloid global times says the Guangzhou branch might be destroying money. The disease…

CDC Remaking Coronavirus Test Kits

(CNN) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is re-making parts of its coronavirus test kits that were shipped to several states. According to the CDC, many kits produced inconclusive results. Officials say they'll re manufacture an agent…

BBB Warns Of Phony Face Masks For Coronavirus

(CNN) - Face masks might seem ubiquitous in areas hardest hit with coronavirus. But, the Better Business Bureau warns; con artists might use them to scam you. The Bureau says to watch out for low-quality counterfeit masks. It says…

1st U.S. Citizen Dies Of Coronavirus In Wuhan

(CNN) - The first U.S. citizen has died from coronavirus in the Chinese city of Wuhan. The U.S. embassy in Beijing says the patient was 60-years-old and died at Jinyintan hospital. Since breaking out in Wuhan in December, the…

Coronavirus: Gates Foundation Donating $100 million

(CNN) - The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has promised to give up to $100 million to help contain the new coronavirus outbreak. The organization is directing that $20-millioin go immediately to groups like the CDC and the World…

CDC To Distribute Coronavirus Test Kits Worldwide

(CNN) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will distribute 400 test kits for Wuhan coronavirus each test kit can perform up to 800 patient samples. The test is called a reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction test.…

Washington Coronavirus Patient Discharged From Hospital

Seattle, WA (KCPQ) - The first person diagnosed with coranavirus in the U.S. is now at home resting. The hospital caring for him says he's been discharged. The patient is a man in his 30s. He's been receiving care…

U.S. Coronavirus Travel Restrictions Now In Place

(CNN) -U.S. travel restrictions are now in place to try to contain the Wuhan coronavirus. They began Sunday evening And, they bar foreign nationals from entering the U.S. if they've visited China in the previous two weeks. U.S. citizens…