How U.S. health officials are responding to threat of novel coronavirus

How U.S. health officials are responding to threat of novel coronavirus

JUDY WOODRUFF: Governments around the world are ramping up their response to the viral outbreak that’s emerged from China, and they’re increasingly tightening access to the country. The U.S. government has declared its own public health emergency. Just a handful of American airports can now accept flights from China. And the first federally mandated quarantine […]

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Amid coronavirus outbreak, Wuhan residents confront fear, government distrust

Amid coronavirus outbreak, Wuhan residents confront fear, government distrust

JUDY WOODRUFF: As we reported earlier, the coronavirus outbreak in China continues. Of great concern now is that the virus may be spreading even faster than previously thought. William Brangham has the latest. WILLIAM BRANGHAM: Judy, while at least 14 other nations are monitoring people who’ve arrived from affected areas in China, the epicenter for […]

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