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1010 WINS Newsroom
March 07, 2020 - 10:40 am
Governer Andrew Cuomo declares state of emergency as New York coronavirus cases surge to 76. The state of emergency means New York will be able to get more help fighting the outbreak in terms of supplies and workers.
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Lizzy Buczak
March 06, 2020 - 2:25 pm
The coronavirus outbreak might be crippling many sectors of the economy including the travel industry, but business at Costco and other retailers is booming. It’s creating plenty of shortages as retailers limit-purchases per customer. Read more.
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A lone container of water sits on otherwise empty shelving at a grocery store in Anchorage, Alaska, Sunday, March 1, 2020. The new coronavirus keeps turning up in more places and health experts say it's wise to prepare for wider spread. People shouldn't panic or hoard large amounts of supplies, they stress, but some common-sense steps that are useful for any emergency or disaster such as severe weather can help get your home and family ready in case you need to hunker down. (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen)
1010 WINS Newsroom
March 06, 2020 - 1:35 pm
As the new coronavirus keeps turning up in more places, health experts say it's wise to prepare for wider spread. But people shouldn't panic or hoard large amounts of supplies, they stress. So what should you do? Some common-sense steps that are useful for any emergency, such as severe weather, can...
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David Caplan
March 05, 2020 - 6:03 pm
Quest Diagnostics – one of the country’s largest lab operators – said on Thursday it will launch its own coronavirus test service next week. The new test service will be provided as a laboratory developed test, pending review by the FDA.
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Tarrah Gibbons
March 05, 2020 - 9:45 am
If you’re known for being your own cup to Starbucks, you may want to pay attention to this. Coffee lovers will have to use paper cups for a while due to the coronavirus.
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Tarrah Gibbons
March 04, 2020 - 4:47 pm
As the death toll for the coronavirus in Italy rises, the country is taking action. COVID-19 has killed 28 more lives in the past 24 hours in Italy, as of March 4.
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March 04, 2020 - 2:41 pm
A patient who tested positive for COVID-19 after a cruise became the first person in California to die from the coronavirus outbreak, officials said Wednesday.
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March 02, 2020 - 2:26 pm
The global outbreak of the coronavirus has millions on edge on what to expect next. Cases of the virus have been responsible for thousands of deaths in China, which has threatened the lives of people worldwide.
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David Caplan
March 01, 2020 - 10:17 pm
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis declared a public health emergency Sunday after two adults "tested presumptively positive," the state's health department announced.
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A young fan makes use of a hand-sanitizing station at CenturyLink Field prior to an MLS soccer match between the Seattle Sounders and the Chicago Fire, Sunday, March 1, 2020, in Seattle. Major North American professional sports leagues are talking to health officials and informing teams about the coronavirus outbreak. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
1010 WINS Newsroom
March 01, 2020 - 9:47 pm
Health officials in Washington state said Sunday night that a second person had died from the coronavirus.
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