The US now has more than 3,000 confirmed cases of Coronavirus and 61 reported deaths, this is based on tallies of official reports by NBC News.
As the virus spreads, more actions are being taken to reduce and limit social gatherings and over crowded spaces. New York City has announced the closure of all schools this week while other states are closing restaurants, bars, clubs and places of gathering.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Sunday evening that Westchester, Nassau, Suffolk and New York City schools will close this week. Cuomo also said in a statement that New York City must put a plan in place to make sure that children who rely on school meals will still get fed and that parents, especially health care workers and first responders, will be provided child care.
Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine announced Sunday that he has ordered all bars and restaurants in the state to shut down service beginning at 9 p.m.