And @POTUS leaves the podium, @VP takes the lectern
"I don't know," replies @POTUS when asked what he's doing to combat hate crimes against Asian-Americans. "Asian-Americans in our country are doing fantastically well."
"As soon as we open, that doesn't mean we're going to stop with the (social distancing) guidelines," @POTUS responds to @FrancoOrdonez in the radio pool seat
"In my opinion" the mortality rate of COVID19 is "way, way down," says @POTUS
"It's his call" and they'll talk about whatever President Xi wants to discuss, says @POTUS
"He never asked me to calm it down," replies @POTUS about whether President Xi asked him to stop calling COVID19 "the Chinese virus."
"I'll have a call with President Xi of China" tonight, confirms @POTUS, adding the coronavirus "came from China" and that country took advantage of the US until he came to the @WhiteHouse
As many as 10% or 11% of US restaurants might go out of business, says @POTUS. "They'll come back. It might not be the same restaurant."
"You don't know what the numbers are in China," replies @POTUS when @steveholland1 asks about US surpassing China for the most COVID19 cases in the world. He adds he'll likely be speaking to President Xi tonight
"I'll find out about that," replies @POTUS when asked by @steveholland1 about why the need to send US troops to the border with Canada. "I guess it's equal justice."
"Sometimes a hidden enemy is a lot tougher than somebody that stares you in the face," says @POTUS
"It's nobody's fault, certainly not in this country," says @POTUS of the record-high filings for unemployment in the US due to the coronavirus pandemic. "I think we'll come back very strong."
"We may take large sections of our country that aren't so seriously affected," adds @POTUS
"I'm hearing it loud and clear from everybody" that people don't want to wait and want go back to work, says @POTUS. "I think it's going to happen pretty quickly."
"We will vanquish this virus. A lot of progress has been made," according to @POTUS
"Just relax. Stay home. We're making a lot of progress," says @POTUS
Development of the coronavirus "vaccines are very advanced," according to @POTUS
It'll land at Pier 90 in Manhattan, says @POTUS
"I'll go kiss it goodbye" at the Norfolk Naval Base in Virginia on Saturday and "we'll be waving together," says @POTUS
USNS Comfort will be underway to NYC on Saturday "rather than three weeks from now," announces @POTUS
"It's their first responsibility," says @POTUS of the states
"As you know, the testing is going very, very well. That was obsolete and broken and we fixed it," according to @POTUS
"I'm profoundly grateful that both parties came together" on the CoronavirusReliefBill "in this hour of need," says @POTUS
"I wish the news could be real. I wish it could be honest," says @POTUS, calling the media corrupt and taking issue with a comment reported about @TomBrady
"Very few people are getting through" the border from Mexico and "we're going to keep it that way," says @POTUS at coronavirus task force briefing for the media
3 day ago
G20 virtual meeting generated a lot of great ideas to confront the coronavirus pandemic that has affected 151 countries, says @POTUS
"How the world has changed but it's going to end up being better than ever," begins @POTUS
3 day ago
218 new cases and 9 new deaths in King County, Washington
The Bahamas records 4 additional confirmed coronavirus cases - taking the national tally to 9; 3 of these new cases from New Providence & 1 from Grand Bahama; they are all in isolation
3006 Positive COVID19 Cases in CA: 826 Community-acquired cases; 2120 cases acquired through person-to-person transmission, travel, repatriation, or under investigation; 65 deaths: 64 CA residents, 1 non-CA
Florida held its primary despite coronavirus. Two Broward poll workers tested positive
EU leaders give eurozone 15 days to plan virus response
248 COVID19 cases confirmed in Kentucky per @GovAndyBeshear. This is a 50 case increase since yesterday 3/25, making it the single largest increase in one day in Kentucky. No new deaths due to coronavirus as of today 3/26
3 day ago
A nurse at Alameda County's Santa Rita Jail tested presumptive positive for COVID19. The Sheriff's Office is carrying out an investigation of all the nurse's close contacts as part of an effort to prevent an outbreak inside the jail
Orange County has its first child to test positive with COVID19. A 9 year old, Dr. Raul Pino says
A total of 1,216 confirmed coronavirus, COVID19, cases have been reported in Los Angeles County as of Thursday afternoon. Two previously reported deaths are no longer being counted, including the Lancaster teen whose death was announced earlier this week
3 day ago
Husband of @SenAmyKlobuchar, who was hospitalized with COVID19, is on the mend
Ukrainian Ministry of Health confirms 196 cases of COVID19 in the country
3 day ago
Nine new coronavirus deaths, 421 new cases, bringing total in Los Angeles County to 21 deaths, 1,216 confirmed cases; 2 previously reported deaths not included in total, L.A. County Public Health reports
9 additional deaths from coronavirus reported in LA County
Illinois Department of Public Health's coronavirus update: - 2538 confirmed cases across 37 counties (673 new cases) - 26 deaths (7 additional deaths since Wednesday)
COVID19 in Wisconsin: 707 total cases, 9 deaths
Clark County sees 28 new confirmed cases of COVID19 and one more death
Eight Long Beach firefighters who tested positive for the novel coronavirus are expected to recover
Coronavirus: Alameda County reports two new COVID19 deaths, 178 total cases
France announces 365 new deaths from the Coronavirus within 24 hours, including a 16-year-old girl
Clark County, Wash. coronavirus cases jump to 48, fifth person dies of COVID19
3 day ago
HJISD band director dies after he was hospitalized with COVID19
2 Grand Princess cruise ship passengers in quarantine die at CA air base
One of the Tampa General Hospital employees who tested positive for coronavirus worked in the hospital's infusion center,
Today there are 1424 people who have tested positive in TX, Abbott says. More testing means more people testing positive. txlege coronavirus covid19
700+ positive cases of COVID19 in Wisconsin, more than 11K tested negative -Nine deaths reported in the state
3 day ago
TNDeptofHealth reports *957* confirmed cases of COVID19 in the state with *3* deaths & *76* people hospitalized.
First COVID19 death reported in Central Texas.
Tennessee has 1098 confirmed COVID19 cases
Of the 1396 coronavirus cases being reported in Texas, Texas Health and Human Services says this is where the cases are located Texas
Long Beach Has More Than 40 Coronavirus Cases, and 8 Are Firefighters
City officials confirm another 2 cases of COVID19 in Cibolo, alert issued
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1 Phoenix police officer has tested positive with COVID19. The officer was on vacation, developed symptoms and has not returned for more than two weeks. 2 more employees in city's Aviation Dept. has tested positive. 4th case was aviation employee who died last week.
Mayor in Italian city of Bergamo suggests higher death toll due to coronavirus: 446 residents died between March 1 and March 24, which is 348 above the average (98). Only 136 deaths were officially linked to coronavirus
3 day ago
A USACE Deployable Tactical Operations System (DTOS) is on site at Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City, in support of the USACE mission to convert the center into a Alternate Care Facility to provide 1,000 beds for NON-COVID19 patients
Security forces arrested 15 people in Damascus on charges of violating the curfew
The 4 coronavirus deaths in Orange County include 2 women and 2 men; victims were ages 68-90
The Moroccan Ministry of Health: 4 deaths and 50 new infections recorded. Total infected 275
5 more people tested positive for COVID19 in Maharashtra today (3 from Sangli and 1 each from Kolhapur & Pune), taking the total number of confirmed cases in the state to 130: Maharashtra Health Department
The US Department of Defense: The number of confirmed cases of the Coronavirus in the US military has reached up to 288
662 people died in the last 24 hours in Italy. The number of deaths due to coronavirus increased to 8,565 in the country
3 day ago
Italy coronavirus deaths in last 24 hours: 662. Down from 683 yesterday. 8,165 people have died so far. 10K+ recovered. Total known cases in Italy 80K+ since outbreak mid February.
3 day ago
There are 248 cases of COVID19 in Oklahoma. The death toll is up to 7. There have been 86 hospitalizations.
3 day ago
The number of COVID19 cases in South Africa has risen to 927
British Prime Minister: We have decided to allocate 210 million pounds to support international efforts to develop a vaccine against the Coronavirus
Two new cases of coronavirus detected in Nimroz: Herat health directorate
170 new confirmed coronavirus cases reported in Ontario
Putin after G20 call: There must be a "green corridor", free of sanctions and restrictions for the transfer of goods and technology in light of the global fight against the Coronavirus
New Jersey federal disaster declaration due to the coronavirus pandemic approved by @POTUS
G20 leaders: Agreement to expand the powers of the World Health Organization to confront Coronavirus
The City of Lubbock Health Department confirmed Wednesday that two employees of Whisperwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, at 5502 4th St., tested positive for Coronavirus
US Navy Announces New Coronavirus Infections Among Theodore Roosevelt Aircraft Carrier Crew
Stay-at-home order goes into effect at 11:59 p.m. on Friday until 5 p.m. April 10 - On-site school closures last into early May - 287 cases in Minnesota: 26 in hospitalized, with 12 in intensive care
580 Marylanders with COVID19, Governor: "This battle is going to be much harder, take much longer, and be much worse than almost anyone comprehends."
168 new IN cases of COVID19, including 3 more in Vanderburgh Co., 1 more in Warrick
Comal County confirms 8th case of coronavirus
Tampa Police: 1 officer tests positive for coronavirus, 35 under quarantine, 45 being monitored
There are 449 cases in Alabama with 13 cases in Mobile County. There are four cases in Baldwin County
Reported COVID19 cases for Shelby County rises to 198
Kathy Griffin hospitalized in COVID19 isolation ward
35 new cases of coronavirus infection (SARS-CoV-2) in Poland. Łódź x14, Lower Silesian x7, Silesian, Greater Poland, Lesser Poland x4, Opolskie, Podkarpackie x1. A total of 1120 cases, of which 14 people died
3 day ago
The COVID19 testing site for medical personnel and first responders (6959 Forest Preserve Dr) doesn't open until 9 a.m. and there's already a long line of cars waiting. First 250 people will be able to get tests
3 day ago
Connecticut's third mobile field hospital to be deployed in coming days amid rise in COVID19 cases. There were 875 confirmed cases in Connecticut
Market Basket employee tests positive for COVID19, 1838 total cases in MA
Guest at Wheeler Mission in Indianapolis tests positive for coronavirus
Milwaukee County confirms 8th COVID19 related death in Wisconsin.
Pakistan's confirmed coronavirus cases jump to 1,118
3 more CPD officers diagnosed with COVID19
35 new cases of coronavirus were registered in Lebanon, raising the total to 368
IMF approves $1.3 billion loan for Jordan, adjusts for coronavirus expenses
A third infection with the Corona virus in Mauritania
New York City experienced its first case of a homeless person dying from the coronavirus. He was a man in his 60s, who had been hospitalized.
57 year old female from West Allis died at a local hospital from complications of corona virus (COVID19). Had been hospitalized since 3/19
There are a total of 1977 cases reported in the state of Florida. In total, there have been 23 Florida deaths
Spain reports 8578 new cases of coronavirus, taking its total to 56188
A Hamilton County resident has died after being diagnosed with COVID19, according to the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department.
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There were 440 confirmed cases of coronavirus in 44 of Alabama's 67 counties
Montevallo priest hospitalized after testing positive for COVID19
De facto there is no epidemic of coronavirus in Russia - Kremlin
Iran announces the death toll from the Coronavirus to 2234 and infections to 29406
Coronavirus: Hong Kong finance chief says tougher steps to enforce social distancing may be coming
Coronavirus curfew in Iraq extended until 11th April now
Vietnamese Prime Minister: prevent gatherings of more than 20 people to limit the spread of the Coronavirus
34 new cases of coronavirus infection (SARS-CoV-2) in Poland. Lubelskie x9, Śląskie x6, Kuyavian-Pomeranian x4, Pomeranian, Greater Poland, Lesser Poland, Warmian-Masurian x3, Świętokrzyskie, Podkarpackie, West Pomeranian x1. A total of 1085 cases, of which 15 people died
In Moscow, 136 cases of coronavirus were recorded per day
The number of coronavirus infected in Russia in 24 hours increased from 658 to 840
156 COVID19 cases confirmed in Ukraine by Health Ministry
Health Secretary Duque says there are 71 new COVID19 cases bringing total to 707
Extending the 14-day curfew in the Iraqi province of Maysan
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Coronavirus numbers in Georgia: 1,387 cases, 47 deaths and 438 hospitalizations:
Erie County confirms second COVID19-related death
5 more U.S. Navy sailors aboard aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt test positive for Covid-19 in Western Pacific, bringing total to 8 in past two days: U.S. officials. The warship has a crew of 5,000
"It's time. People want to get back to work," adds @POTUS.
"Big sections of our country" that are "little affected" by the #coronavirus pandemic, says @POTUS. "Our country wants to get back to work."
"It'll be an interesting call" tomorrow morning with other #G20 leaders about the #coronavirus pandemic, says @POTUS.
"We're the ones who kept China out of here" and preventing "thousands and thousands" people more from dying, says @POTUS
reports 386 confirmed Covid19 cases statewide, an increase of 103 cases in less than 24 hours.
84 new cases of COVID19 in Santa Clara County, totaling 459. One additional death from COVID19, bringing the total to 17
State Dept is tracking 58 positive COVID19 cases among its overseas workforce & 16 positive cases within its domestic workforce, State Dept Deputy Chief Medical Officer tells reporters
4 day ago
France: 25,233 reported cases, 2,827 seriously ill, 1,331 deaths, 1,331 people cured of covid19.
Ministry of Health of Ukraine: 145 confirmed COVID19 cases. 5 deaths
Idaho governor issues stay at home order for 21 days amid coronavirus spread
Elmhurst Hospital in Queens reports 13 deaths from coronavirus in 24 hours
France announces the withdrawal of its forces from Iraq until further notice to avoid the spread of the Coronavirus
Decree to close a part of Santiago de Chile for cases of COVID19
561 COVID19 cases in Turkey (2433 total). 15 new deaths (59 total)
A further 28 people – aged between 47 and 93 – have died after testing positive for coronavirus in England, NHS England said, bringing the total deaths in the UK to 463
Gavin Newsom: California has distributed 24.5 million N95 masks. We have ordered 100 million new masks. But it isn't enough. We're working around the clock to secure the personal protective equipment needed for those on the frontlines of COVID19
Makeshift Morgue Built at NYC's Bellevue Hospital Ahead of COVID19 Surge
20 NATO soldiers deployed to Lithuania are infected with coronavirus. 2 had to be transported to the Netherlands for hospitalization. (Le Figaro)
UAE Ministries of Health and Interior: During the sterilization period, workers in vital sectors will be allowed to leave
4 day ago
3 more COVID19 cases were confirmed in Odessa region -Governor Maxim Kutsy.
Finland isolates the Uusimaa-region around Helsinki from the rest of the country until 19.4. All unnecessary traffic will be blocked, but people will be allowed to return to home. 1.7 Million people within the quarantine area
In Brazil, already 2,433 cases of coronavirus infection (SARS-CoV-2) and 57 deaths (+11)
signs an order extending school closures through April, not to open before Monday, May 4
235 new confirmed cases of COVID19 in Ireland. Total in the Republic stands at 1,564. Total on the island of Ireland is 1,771
20 new cases of coronavirus infection (SARS-CoV-2) in Poland. Silesian x5, Lesser Poland x4, Kuyavian-Pomeranian x3, Świętokrzyskie, Greater Poland, Lublin x2, Podlasie, West Pomeranian x1. A total of 1051 cases, of which 14 people died
211 NYPD personnel test positive for coronavirus
Illinois health officials on Wednesday announced 330 new cases of COVID19 and three additional deaths related to the virus. cases climb to 1,865; total number of deaths now 19
There are 53 people hospitalized. Tennessee now has 784 confirmed cases of coronavirus.
123 confirmed coronavirus cases in Erie County
11 dead from coronavirus in LA County, after report adds 4, including a minor
Fourth coronavirus case confirmed in Midland
A 21-year-old woman in the UK with no pre-existing health conditions has died after contracting coronavirus
Florida numbers according to DoH 1,682 COVID19 cases, 15,374 negative tests, 1,233 tests pending 22 deaths. Death rate 1.3% Testing still getting up to speed and results still lagging.
FCO confirms deputy Ambassador to Hungary, Steven Dick, has died of coronavirus aged 37
COVID19 cases explode in Dallas, 78 new cases, 1 death Wednesday
In total the Palestinian Health Ministry confirmed 62 cases in the West Bank and 2 cases in Gaza
The airport of Orly in the French capital, Paris, has been closed as part of the measures to limit the spread of Coronavirus
Nova Scotia has confirmed 17 more cases for a provincial total of 68. Manitoba adds another 14 cases, giving that province 35 diagnoses in all. The Canadian case total becomes 2,923 with 28 deaths from COVID19
Canada records 27 deaths from the Corona virus and 3,197 infections
CORONAVIRUS: The Bay Area death toll has reached 26 after four new deaths were reported in San Mateo County
4 day ago
Total statewide COVID19 cases at 30,811, says @NYGovCuomo. "We can slow it and we have slowed it."
Number of COVID19 infections in Tunisia rises to 173
Total positive COVID19 cases in Florida jumped more than 200 overnight. Here's your latest COVID19 numbers from @HealthyFla: Total cases: 1,682 (+215) Positive FL residents: 1,583 (+204) Positive non-FL residents: 99 (+11) FL deaths: 22 (+2)
Estonia records the first death from the Coronavirus
4 day ago
Brazilian President says even state employees are at risk of not being paid if the economy collapses
4 day ago
"This crisis continues to escalate at a rapid pace," says Maryland governor, announcing he's asked @POTUS for a formal disaster declaration. "It's not going to be over in a matter of days or even weeks." (There have been four COVID19 deaths in the state)
COVID19 positive cases rise to 606, number of infected highest in Maharashtra: Health Ministry