Coronavirus live updates: Rep. Speier asks Trump for ‘immediate intervention’ for cruise ship passengers

6:54 a.m. Marin public health officer details “humbling” infection experience: Marin County’s public health officer Dr. Matt Willis spent 16 days in isolation with COVID-19 before he started recovering, he said in a video update. Willis said he had been four days without a fever by Tuesday, when the video was released, and his symptoms […]

Coronavirus live updates: Hayward nursing home has 49 confirmed COVID-19 cases

9:01 a.m. Bernie Sanders says coronavirus underscores his key issue: Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, in suspending his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination Wednesday, said the coronavirus crisis only underscores the need for his signature issue: a universal health care system as a right for all Americans. He vowed to continue working for that issue […]

Coronavirus live updates: Hayward nursing home has 59 confirmed COVID-19 cases

8:37 a.m. CDC expected to ease guidelines for essential workers who are exposed but asymptotic: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention may soon allow essential workers who were exposed to someone with the coronavirus and are asymptomatic to return to work under new guidelines. “It is a very important piece because it looks at […]

Coronavirus live updates: Trump says U.S. could reopen ‘in phases’

4:20 p.m. CDC unveils new guidelines for essential workers: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is introducing new guidelines aimed at allowing essential workers to return to work after exposure to a confirmed case of the coronavirus, CDC director Dr. Robert Redfield said at a White House news conference. The guidance applies to essential […]

Coronavirus live updates: California deaths top 500

6:54 a.m. Marin public health officer details “humbling” infection experience: Marin County’s public health officer Dr. Matt Willis spent 16 days in isolation with COVID-19 before he started recovering, he said in a video update. Willis said he had been four days without a fever by Tuesday, when the video was released, and his symptoms […]