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U.S. coronavirus outbreak inevitable, CDC official says

1 month ago   |   By Politico

A coronavirus outbreak in the United States is now inevitable, a top CDC official said Tuesday, elevating concerns that the public health emergency could soon become a full-scale pandemic.
“Ultimately, we will see community spread in this country,” Nancy Messonnier, the director of the CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases told reporters on a call. “It's not a question of if but rather a question of when and how many people in this country will have severe illness.”
CDC and other health officials have for weeks suggested the potential for the coronavirus to spread...
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U.S. says Iran may have suppressed ‘vital details' on coronavirus outbreak

U.S. says Iran may have suppressed ‘vital details' on coronavirus outbreak

1 month ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday said the United States was "deeply concerned" Iran may have covered up details about the spread of coronavirus, and he called on all nations to "tell the truth."
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Key Player in Clinton Scandal Is Dead at 70

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