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Coronavirus updates: 1,700 heath workers infected, first fatality in Japan

Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.SUBSCRIBEFeb. 14, 2020, 11:12 AM UTC / Updated Feb. 14, 2020, 12:21 PM UTCBy NBC NewsChina confirms more than 1,700 health workers infected, 6 dead• COVID-19 cases, deaths continue to increase• First fatality in Japan, increasing deaths outside mainland China to three• Another city in China announces wartime measures• White House official accuses China of lack of transparency2020 Tokyo Olympic games will go ahead as planned, for nowThe International Olympic Committee said on Friday there is no need to cancel the 2020 games, as they have been working closing with the WHO."Advice that we have received exter ...