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Highland Sacramento live from NPR news in Washington I may be held health officials are investigating a new coronavirus case in California that has no obvious links to traveling from China and here's Richard Harris reports the patient has been in isolation at the UC Davis hospital in Sacramento officials there said the patient was transferred from another hospital but the CDC would not immediately test samples from the patient because they didn't meet the CDC's criteria eventually CVC ran a test and the results were positive for corona virus the individual lives in Solano county which is also the home of Travis Air Force base the sight of some evacuations from Asia health officials are now investigating but so far they say they see no link to other known cases cases that arise in the community are a concern because they could be a sign that the disease is starting to spread there are now sixty reported cases of the corona virus in the U. S. and this one is the first real mystery Richard Harris NPR news health and Human Services secretary Alex aides are says a privately made corona virus test could be sent to dozens of public health labs as soon as tomorrow pending FDA clearance it comes amidst a bottleneck in testing because of problems with the test kits the CDC had distributed to lapse stocks are continuing their downward slide today as investors grow more concerned about the spread of the virus in the first hour of trading the Dow fell more than nine hundred points all the major market indices fell into correction territory today meaning they've tumbled at least ten percent from their recent highs U. N. and ranking officials have announced the names of the first to the victims of the ISIS genocide to be identified by DNA testing NPR's Jana Raff has more from Baghdad this year he met John awesome possum officials read the names of six dot two victims from the village of Cujo where ISIS six years ago rounded up men and older boys shot them and dump them in a mass grave was near the start of the ISIS genocide targeting the small Yazidi religious minority in northern Iraq the bodies will be returned to survivors to be buried in the village another seventy three mass graves in the area are still to be excavated the bodies identified included relatives of Nobel Peace Prize winner Nadia Reid who's in sleeved by ISIS it was one of the first easy women to testify what had happened to her Jane Arraf NPR news Baghdad democratic candidates are fanning out across South Carolina ahead of Saturday's primary it's the first big test among African American voters a demographic of former vice president Joe Biden has been counting on in a race that is fast becoming nationalized next week is super Tuesday when.

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