Trump, Tom Hanks and the NBA: The 3 major coronavirus stories that converged within one hour

On March 11, President Trump banned travel from Europe to the U.S. Within the hour, Tom Hanks said he had covid-19, and the NBA suspended its season. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK

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In This Story: COVID-19

Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

Symptoms of coronavirus

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

Latest News about Covid-19

Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • Ex-Task Force Member Olivia Troye Speaks Out On Trump Administration’s Pandemic Response | NBC News
  • Trump: U.S. Would Have 2.5 Million Covid-19 Deaths ‘If We Didn’t Do It Properly’
  • ‘We need to suppress the virus now,’ says PM Johnson
  • Macron Tells the UN to Wake Up With Swipe at the U.S. and China
  • Flags Planted Around Washington Monument to Mark 200,000 Covid-19 Deaths
  • In This Story: Donald Trump

    Donald John Trump is the 45th and current president of the United States. Before entering politics, he was a businessman and television personality. Trump was born and raised in Queens, a borough of New York City, and received a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Wharton School.

    5 Recent Items: Donald Trump

  • Trump Claims Democrats Trying to ‘Sow Confusion’ With Mail-In Ballots
  • Ex-Task Force Member Olivia Troye Speaks Out On Trump Administration’s Pandemic Response | NBC News
  • Trump: U.S. Would Have 2.5 Million Covid-19 Deaths ‘If We Didn’t Do It Properly’
  • Trump Says He’ll Announce Supreme Court Pick at 5 P.M. Saturday
  • Trump reacts as US tops 200K coronavirus deaths: ‘It’s a horrible thing’
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