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The Diamond Princess became the host environment for the largest number of COVID-19 cases outside China, at least 620.

The Diamond Princess cruise ship, where at least 634 people caught the coronavirus, is setting sail again in April. Here’s how it’s being ...

A spokesperson for Princess' parent company Carnival Corp. said the ship will be sprayed with a standard disinfectant after the COVID-19 outbreak.
WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.

The coronavirus outbreak is reaching a global tipping point, and the window to contain it is ‘narrowing,’ according to WHO

"This outbreak could go any direction," WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Friday, warning that "it could even be messy."
A group of local children from Andorja Island compete during a 500m race on the opening day of Arctic Race of Norway, 2017.

These are the 10 best countries to raise a healthy child. The US isn’t one of them.

Countries where life is good for kids are some of the biggest polluters in the world. Here are the 10 best places for raising healthy, happy families.
A worker in a protective suit checks the temperatures of passengers who were on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship, on a chartered evacuation aircraft from Japan's Tokyo International Haneda airport, en route to Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas, US, on February 17, 2020.

Experts say the cruise ship quarantine was unjustified and violated human rights, letting the coronavirus ‘literally pick them off one by one...

After an extra 14 days on the waves, people left aboard the Diamond Princess for a COVID-19 quarantine in Japan are getting ready to disembark.
A doctor puts on protective goggles before entering the isolation ward at a hospital in Wuhan, China, on January 30, 2020.

More and more Chinese medics are dying from the coronavirus. Public-health experts say this could delay the country’s fight against the outbreak...

The director of a major hospital in Wuhan, China, died of the coronavirus on Tuesday. More than 1,700 medics across China have already been infected.

Valentine’s Day on the coronavirus-struck Diamond Princess cruise ship involved gifts of iPhones, chocolate, and roses — with masked danci...

People aboard the ship were fed dark chocolate and given roses, but they've also been told to do their own laundry and clean their own toilets.

Photos from inside the Diamond Princess cruise ship, where thousands of passengers have been quarantined for a week because of the coronavirus outbrea...

Of the 3,711 passengers and crew members, 174 have been diagnosed with the coronavirus. The alcohol supply is dwindling, and people are doing sudokus.

Bill Gates says the best way to help poorer countries fight climate change is to make sure they’re healthy enough to survive it

Countries near the equator – which are disproportionately poor by global standards – are likely to be worst hit by climate change.

5 British nationals tested positive for the coronavirus after staying at a French ski resort

French Health Minister Agnes Buzyn made a statement at a press conference that those infected are not in serious condition.

China is sending trucks to spray bleach on entire cities as the country struggles to contain the Wuhan coronavirus

Public health and infection control experts say spraying entire towns is "a little over the top," because coronaviruses don't live long on surfaces.