How novel coronavirus outbreak has disrupted life across China

How novel coronavirus outbreak has disrupted life across China

AMNA NAWAZ: China continues to struggle against the viral outbreak of this new coronavirus, and is only now starting to allow scientists and public health officials from the outside to assist its efforts. William Brangham takes a look at how the country is coping. WILLIAM BRANGHAM: While the vast majority of infections and fatalities are centered in Eastern Central China,…

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PBS NewsHour full episode, Feb 10, 2020

PBS NewsHour full episode, Feb 10, 2020

AMNA NAWAZ: Good evening. I’m Amna Nawaz in Washington. JUDY WOODRUFF: And I’m Judy Woodruff in New Hampshire. On the “NewsHour” tonight: Democratic presidential candidates make a final sprint to win voters in the first-in-the-nation primary. Then: a special New Hampshire-focused edition of Politics Monday. We examine the ins and outs of tomorrow’s vote and how it could change the…

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Can China’s information about the novel coronavirus be trusted?

Can China’s information about the novel coronavirus be trusted?

AMNA NAWAZ: As we reported earlier, China is still struggling with a surging coronavirus outbreak, one that’s spread, in small numbers, to at least 25 other territories or countries. William Brangham gets an update now on where things stand today. WILLIAM BRANGHAM: The official death toll from this coronavirus has more than doubled in the last week. The official number…

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How China’s novel coronavirus outbreak is disrupting the global supply chain

How China’s novel coronavirus outbreak is disrupting the global supply chain

JUDY WOODRUFF: Most of the attention on the outbreak of this new coronavirus is appropriately focused on public health concerns in China and around the world. Here in this country, 66 percent of U.S. adults say that the virus poses a real threat to public health. That’s according to the latest “PBS NewsHour”/NPR/Marist poll. As quarantines and travel restrictions multiply,…

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