Japanese man diagnosed with coronavirus after visiting Hawaii

Hawaii officials are alerting local health providers to be on the lookout for similar illnesses. (AP pic) LOS ANGELES: Hawaii health authorities began a search on Friday for anyone who may have had close contact with a Japanese tourist who fell ill on the island of Oahu and tested positive for a new coronavirus soon after […]

US to evacuate American citizens aboard quarantined cruise ship in Japan

About 380 people will be offered seats on 2 evacuation flights back to the United States. (AP pic) WASHINGTON: The US State Department will evacuate some American citizens and their families aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship, the biggest cluster of coronavirus infections outside China, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. About 380 people […]