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L.A. County Has Its First Coronavirus Case From Community Spread

KPCC interviewed Dr. David Eisenman, professor at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, about the latest news on the potential impact of COVID-19. 

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Los Angeles County has confirmed that the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the county has risen to 16. One of the new cases was contracted through community spread.

In a move to prevent the spread of coronavirus in the world of professional sports, the NBA, MLB, NHL, and MLS have issued a joint statement announcing that all non-essential personnel, including media, will not be allowed in team locker rooms. 

Meanwhile, global supply chains that once originated from China are changing, as companies look to find new places to buy their goods.