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More Than 40 Americans Infected With Coronavirus On Quarantined Cruise Ship

More than 40 Americans are among several hundred people who have tested positive for the coronavirus while quarantined on a cruise ship in Japan, health officials said Sunday. A total of 355 people aboard the Diamond Princess are infected with the virus, according to Japanese health minister Katsunobu Kato. Forty-four of those infected passengers are Americans, […]

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New York Mayor Urges Support For Chinatowns Amid Racist Coronavirus Fears

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) on Thursday encouraged the city’s residents and visitors to support Asian American businesses, declaring one of the city’s major Chinese neighborhoods “open for business” to counter racist fear-mongering about the new coronavirus that business owners say have caused a precipitous decline in sales. “In hard times, New […]