More than 1,000 people who recently traveled to China have been asked to self-isolate for 14 days, regardless of whether they have any symptoms of the new coronavirus, the Los Angeles Times reported on Feb. 12, citing recent comments made by local Department of Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer.
US Military Preparing for Coronavirus ‘Pandemic’
U.S. Northern Command is executing plans to prepare for a potential pandemic of the novel coronavirus, now called COVID19, according to Navy and Marine Corps service-wide messages issued this week.
The Navy and Marine Corps messages, issued Tuesday and Wednesday, respectively, reference an executive order directing U.S. Northern Command to implement the Department of Defense Global Campaign plan for Pandemic Influenza and Infectious Diseases 3551-13.
Connecticut high school athletes sue over transgender girls in competition
The families of three female high school runners filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday seeking to block transgender athletes in Connecticut from participating in girls sports.
Nissan To Halt Japanese Plant Over Coronavirus Issue
A shortage of Chinese parts is being blamed for the temporary production halt.
Coronavirus Hits Electronics Manufacturing Hard, Companies Are Scrambling:
Mysterious radio signals from space
A mystery radio signal from space is repeating itself every 16 days