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Coronavirus updates: U.S. soldier in South Korea tests positive as global toll rises

Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.SUBSCRIBEFeb. 26, 2020, 10:18 AM UTC / Updated Feb. 26, 2020, 12:44 PM UTCBy NBC News• U.S. soldier in South Korea tests positive for COVID-19 as death toll in country reaches 12• Jamaica bars cruise ship after crew member placed in isolation• Tokyo Olympics considers scaling down torch relay amid coronavirus fears• Lufthansa announces hiring freeze amid coronavirus outbreakChevron sends British employees homeOil giant Chevron asked about 300 British employees to work temporarily from home on Tuesday after an employee in its Canary Wharf office in London reported a flu-like illness.Traders, exploration an ...