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Here's the latest news about the coronavirus pandemic outbreak around the world and COVID-19, the disease it causes.
An intensive-care nurse dressed in garbage bags and a protective mask loaned by a private company at the San Jorge hospital in Huesca, Spain, on March 31, 2020.

It has been 3 months since the first coronavirus case was reported. These photos show the 10 moments that defined the crisis.

The novel coronavirus, which originated in China in December 2019, has spread to more than 200 countries and infected nearly 1.5 million people.
Northwick Park Hospital in London, UK, on March 20, 2020.

3 nurses in the UK forced to wear trash bags instead of real protective gear have tested positive for the coronavirus

In the UK, medics are warning that front-line healthcare workers face an urgent lack of protective equipment.
A patient suffering from coronavirus disease wears a snorkeling mask converted into a ventilator in Paris on April 1, 2020.

80% of NYC’s coronavirus patients who are put on ventilators ultimately die, and some doctors are trying to stop using them

Ventilators are an extreme attempt to get oxygen into patients' lungs, and some doctors want to find more efficient methods of treatment.
A London police officer is seen confronting a woman for flouting coronavirus lockdown rules by sitting on a park bench.

A woman in London defied the UK lockdown, telling police she was ‘exercising mentally’ by sitting on park bench for nearly an hour. She go...

The woman said she was "exercising mentally" by meditating near the River Thames, and she refused to leave until sunset.
Tourists wearing protective facemasks walk in front of the Eiffel tower in Paris, on March 17, 2020, just before the country locked down.

Italy and Spain have started to slow the coronavirus with total lockdowns — but France is yet to feel the effects. Here’s how long it̵...

Lockdowns in Italy and Spain appear to be bearing fruit after three weeks, but the picture is bleaker in France, where 1,417 people died in a day.
A medical staffer on France's TGV train on March 29.

Everything we know about the coronavirus, from who’s most at risk to where new cases are spreading

The US has the world's largest reported COVID-19 outbreak, with New York at its epicenter. Italy has the highest reported death count.
People arrive at Hankou Railway Station in Wuhan to take one of the first trains leaving the city in China's central Hubei province early on April 8, 2020.

Photos show Wuhan after its unprecedented 76-day lockdown, where people are anxious, traumatized, and desperate to leave

While some residents are overjoyed, Chinese health experts are still concerned about reinfection and a spike in coronavirus cases.
Gov. Jared Polis on CNN, where he accused FEMA of diverting his state's order of medical supplies.

Officials in at least 6 states are accusing the federal government of quietly diverting their orders for coronavirus medical equipment

State and local authorities in Colorado, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Kentucky, Texas, and Florida made these accusations.
Footage from a local NBC News affiliate shows hundreds queueing for unemployment assistance near Miami.

In Florida, hundreds are being forced to break social distancing and line up for unemployment assistance after a website crashed

Local TV news footage shows hundreds breaking lockdown restrictions to queue for unemployment assistance.