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Crossing 10,000-case threshold: A look back on coronavirus chaos
Crossing 10,000-case threshold: A look back on coronavirus chaos
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South Korea, one of the first countries hit by novel coronavirus outside China, marked a grim coronavirus milestone Friday when the virus toll surpassed 10,000 -- 74 days after the first case was reported.   Grim as it may look, the crossing of the 10,000 mark came amid a stabilizing trend of new infections. The country counted 86 new cases in the 24 hours to midnight Thursday, markedly down from a peak of 909 on Feb 29. Of the 10,062 people infected with the virus, 6,021 have fully reco
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 Public bath emerges as a new cluster of infections
Public bath emerges as a new cluster of infections
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Concerns are rising that a public bath in Cheorwon, Gangwon Province, may have become the site of a COVID-19 infection cluster as at least four people who used it have been confirmed with the virus. A 70-year-old woman who used the same public bath with a 67-year-old woman confirmed earlier was confirmed to have been infected with the novel coronavirus Friday. A high school student and a woman in her 50s, who were confirmed a day earlier, were also found to have used the same public bath -- th
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