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Confirmed COVID-19 cases reach nearly 60,000 in China

Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.SUBSCRIBEFeb. 13, 2020, 1:18 PM UTCBy NBC News• Large jump in number of confirmed cases in China• 44 new cases aboard cruise ship quarantined in Japan• Cruise ship shunned over coronavirus finally docks in Cambodia• Xi deploys 2,600 more military doctors to Wuhan, epidemic ground zero• Wartime measures declared in the city of Shinyan in Hubei province• Coronavirus set to knock oil demand growth, as markets fallA large jump in number of confirmed cases in ChinaChina's Hubei province, the center of the coronavirus outbreak, reported a stark rise in the number of new cases Thursday, dashing hopes that the e ...