Coronavirus Live Updates: The Virus Reaches Into Halls of Power Around the World

  • In the United States, Congress neared a deal with the White House on a sweeping economic rescue package. New York City declared a state of emergency and schools will close in at least six states. For More Daily News Updates
    RIGHT NOW An Australian official who recently met Attorney General William P. Barr and Ivanka Trump has the virus.
    President Trump said he had not been tested for the coronavirus despite coming into contact with a person who only days later tested positive. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada is self-isolating after his wife tested positive. The leader of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro, is awaiting results of his own test after an aide fell ill. And the Australian minister for home affairs, Peter Dutton, tested positive on Friday, days after meeting with Attorney General William P. Barr and Ivanka Trump.
    The reach of the virus into the world’s highest political reaches was a stark reminder — if one was needed — that the pathogen knows no limits and that no corner of daily life was immune.

  • This is just not stopping at all, there are 88, 656 confirmed cases already outside of China. I hope this will not get worse than this. So in times like this, we need to have emergency tools at home because we will never know when we can go out safely and if our need will be available. High lumen flashlights are of great use, I recommend you try Streamlight Super Siege this would be a perfect light for the house in case of power shortages.

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