President Donald Trump speaks about the deadly coronavirus outbreak Wednesday evening, a day after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned Americans to prepare for the possibility of a pandemic. At least 81,000 coronavirus cases have been confirmed, and there have been at least 2,764 deaths. There are currently 15 confirmed cases of the coronavirus in the United States. The new case brings the total number of cases in the U.S. to 60. The CDC has separated out 45 confirmed infections in people evacuated from a cruise ship in Japan or from Wuhan, China from its official case count.
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WATCH LIVE: President Trump addresses coronavirus outbreak at news conference – 2/26/2020