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Some Americans are attempting the journey back home to Wuhan

Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.SUBSCRIBEFeb. 19, 2020, 4:05 PM UTCBy Janine PhakdeethamJust before the roadblocks went up and public transit came to a halt on Jan. 23, a handful of people were able to leave the Chinese city of Wuhan as the new coronavirus was starting to spread more rapidly. One who got out before the quarantine went into effect was an American, Christopher Suzanne.By luck, Suzanne, 33, a teacher who taught English at a Chinese prep center, left Wuhan on Jan. 22, returning to upstate New York with his wife and their infant son. But days after leaving Wuhan, Suzanne wanted to return to the city at the center of the outbreak that h ...