Lunar New Year 2020 News, Photos, Videos and Tweets

Trump impeachment trial, Grammy Awards, NFL Pro Bowl: 5 things you need to know this weekend

President Trump's defense team gets a chance to make its case at the impeachment trial, Lizzo may own the Grammys and more news to start your weekend.

lunar new year 2020 - USA Today
3:15am PST - January 25th, 2020

Hospital staff in Wuhan are wearing adult diapers because they don't have time to pee while caring for an overwhelming number of coronavirus patients

Hospital staff in Wuhan are wearing diapers while working, because they don't have time to use the bathroom in between treating coronavirus patients. The city of Wuhan went under quarantine earlier this week, leaving local hospitals alone to care for an overw…

lunar new year 2020 - Business Insider
8:38pm PST - January 24th, 2020

China Is Building a 1,000-Bed Hospital in 6 Days to Deal With the Coronavirus Outbreak

The quarantined city's existing hospitals are overwhelmed. They're turning away patients with symptoms and are using social media to appeal for medical supplies.

lunar new year 2020 - Vice News
3:50am PST - January 24th, 2020

The Chinese city of Wuhan was a breeding ground for an outbreak, experts say. The coronavirus has infected more than 800 people.

A coronavirus outbreak has killed 25 people and infected more than 830 in China. It has spread to eight other countries, including the US. The virus originated in Wuhan, a dense city in central China that serves as a major transportation hub and had markets s…

lunar new year 2020 - Business Insider
5:18pm PST - January 23rd, 2020

A scientist warns we haven't seen the worst of the Wuhan coronavirus — it could reach 10 times the scale of the SARS outbreak and peak in March

Virologist Guan Yi told Chinese news outlet Caixin that he thinks the Wuhan coronarvirus could reach "10 times the scale" of the 2003 SARS outbreak. Chinese authorities missed the "golden time" to halt the spread of the disease, since people had already begun…

lunar new year 2020 - Business Insider
10:35am PST - January 23rd, 2020

China Is Shutting Down Entire Cities to Stop the New Coronavirus From Spreading

"To my knowledge, trying to contain a city of 11 million people is new to science."

lunar new year 2020 - Vice News
6:15am PST - January 23rd, 2020

Residents of China's Wuhan rush to stock up as transport links severed

Residents of China's Wuhan scrambled to stock up on supplies on Thursday as authorities suspended transport links in and out of the city in a bid to stop the spread of a new coronavirus that has raised fears of a global pandemic.

lunar new year 2020 - Reuters
9:33pm PST - January 22nd, 2020

China Just Quarantined the City at the Heart of the New Coronavirus Outbreak

They've canceled planes and trains out of Wuhan, a city of 11 million people.

lunar new year 2020 - Vice News
12:59pm PST - January 22nd, 2020

China’s Coronavirus Has Already Killed 9 People and Infected Almost 500. Now It’s Mutating.

"Basically, do not go to Wuhan. And those in Wuhan please do not leave the city."

lunar new year 2020 - Vice News
4:09am PST - January 22nd, 2020

New Virus in China Claims More Lives as Authorities Race to Contain it

Six people have died from the coronavirus, not previously seen in humans, and there's worry about it spreading as massive Lunar New Year travel ramps up.

lunar new year 2020 - Vice News
9:48am PST - January 21st, 2020

6 people have now been killed by a mysterious virus in China, with authorities saying that almost 300 people are infected

Six people has been killed by a mysterious virus with pneumonia-like symptoms in China. Authorities have confirmed almost 300 cases of the disease, though some experts say the figure may really be much higher. The virus can spread from one human to another, a…

lunar new year 2020 - Business Insider
2:29am PST - January 21st, 2020

China's Mysterious and Deadly Coronavirus Is Spreading Faster Than Previously Thought

The number of confirmed cases tripled over the weekend, and it's now clear that the virus is spread by human-to-human contact.

lunar new year 2020 - Vice News
4:21am PST - January 20th, 2020

A video of medics in Hazmat suits scanning plane passengers for China's mysterious Wuhan virus is stoking fears of a global epidemic

A video of medics in Hazmat suits scanning dozens of plane passengers for the symptoms of a mysterious, fatal virus spreading across China is stoking fears of a global epidemic. China is desperately trying to prevent the spread of a mysterious, deadly coronav…

lunar new year 2020 - Business Insider
3:43am PST - January 20th, 2020

17 more cases of a mysterious and deadly virus have been detected in China

Authorities in Wuhan, central China, have identified 17 more patients of a deadly new strain of pneumonia, according to Reuters. Official totals now count 62 patients who have been infected with 2019-nCov, and two who have died. Some doubt has been cast on th…

lunar new year 2020 - Business Insider
8:50am PST - January 19th, 2020

A mysterious virus in China is a reminder that the world isn't ready for a pandemic. Bill Gates says we should prepare for a deadly outbreak as we do for war.

More than 40 people in China have contracted a new coronavirus whose symptoms resemble pneumonia. Two patients have died. This week, authorities in Thailand and Japan reported the first two cases of the virus outside China. The spread of the virus has raised …

lunar new year 2020 - Business Insider
3:43pm PST - January 16th, 2020

Week in pictures: 4 - 10 January 2020

A selection of news photographs taken around the world this week.

lunar new year 2020 - BBC News
4:14pm PST - January 10th, 2020

Chandrayaan-3: India plans third Moon mission

Plans for a new mission come months after the Chandrayaan-2 failed to land on the Moon.

lunar new year 2020 - BBC News
5:47am PST - January 1st, 2020

Hong Kong's year of protest set to continue into 2020

Protests that began in June over a now-shelved extradition bill likely to continue without political response.

lunar new year 2020 - Al Jazeera English
3:59pm PST - December 30th, 2019