Spread Of Coronavirus Raises Economic Concerns


Tuesday, February 25th 2020, 9:23 am
By: News On 6


Cases of the Coronavirus are up around the world, and the outbreak is also affecting the global economy.

The U.S. stock market took a punch in the gut on Monday as countries scramble to contain the spread.

As cases of Coronavirus surge around the world, senators are expected to get a classified briefing on the virus Tuesday. 

On Monday, Wall Street had its worst day in more than a year with the DOW dropping more than a 1,000 points.

Globally, the number of Coronavirus cases continues to rise.

In Daegu, South Korea cases quadrupled over the weekend-raising concerns for residents and for the 2,500 U.S. troops stationed there. 

There are at least 53 confirmed cases in the U.S., but none of those cases are in Oklahoma.

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