Connecticut governor says Texas, Arizona should shut down bars to slow coronavirus spread

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont told CNBC on Tuesday that the leaders of Arizona and Texas, two states grappling with growing Covid-19 outbreaks, should reinstitute more aggressive containment strategies.  “I’d close down the bars,” Lamont, a Democrat, said on “Closing Bell.”  Both Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott have said that a larger share of […]

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Dr. Sanjay Gupta: Trump Rally Is ‘Worst-Case Scenario’ For Spread Of Coronavirus

CNN’s chief medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta explained why President Donald Trump’s upcoming indoor rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, this weekend is “the worst-case scenario” for the spread of the coronavirus. Gupta broke down the different levels of risk of contracting the contagion at gatherings in an appearance on Monday’s broadcast of “The Lead,” telling host Jake […]


Hawaii To Quarantine All Arrivals To The State For 14 Days To Slow Coronavirus Spread

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii’s governor has instituted a mandatory 14-day quarantine starting Thursday of all people traveling to the state as part of efforts to fight the spread of coronavirus, Hawaii News Now reported. The order applies to returning residents as well as visitors. .@GovHawaii says he has signed a 2nd emergency proclamation mandating 14-day quarantine […]


How Does Coronavirus Spread?

This isn’t an exhaustive list, and it may need to be updated as we learn more about how this virus is transmitted, but these are the biggest things experts suggest to prevent infection and transmission. Also important: Make sure you’re staying generally healthy and your vaccinations are up to date (including your annual flu shot). […]