Trump confidants in quarantine as US grapples with virus

WASHINGTON (AP) — A public health and economic maelstrom brought on by the coronavirus swirled around President Donald Trump and drew closer to him personallyRead More

Virus threat: Florida governor declares state of emergency

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Swift-moving developments over the new coronavirus ricocheted across Florida’s Capitol as Gov. Ron DeSantis declared a state of emergency Monday andRead More

Cruise ships at PortMiami taking additional precautions due to COVID-19

Cruise ships docked and departing from PortMiami are taking additional precautions due to the spread of the coronavirus. The U.S. State Department over the weekendRead More

5 congressmen — including Trump’s future chief of staff and lawmaker who shook President’s hand — to self-quarantine after CPAC

(CNN) — Three more members of Congress, including President Donald Trump’s future chief of staff, have announced that they would self-quarantine after coming into contactRead More

Italian premier locks down entire country to stop virus

MILAN (AP) — Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte put his entire country on lockdown Monday to combat the coronavirus, banning all but the most important travelRead More

Another Princess cruise ship kept at sea pending virus tests

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Thousands of passengers on an additional Princess Cruises ship are being kept on board while crew members get tested forRead More

Florida House evacuates chamber floor amid COVID-19 threat

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida House abruptly recessed Monday afternoon and cleared public galleries after several of its members agreed to be tested forRead More

Trump grapples with public health and economic maelstrom

WASHINGTON (AP) — As fears about the coronavirus outbreak roiled financial markets, the nation’s political leaders grappled Monday with a public health and economic maelstrom — asRead More

Health officials hold coronavirus prevention seminar for seniors at Hallandale Beach community center

As coronavirus cases rise in Broward County, health officials from the Chen Senior Medical Center held a seminar on coronavirus prevention for seniors at aRead More

Florida Health Department backtracks, advises travelers from select countries to self-isolate

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida officials on Monday walked back an earlier advisory requesting all travelers returning from foreign countries self-isolate, further sowing confusion overRead More