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Houston officials confirm first 2 cases of coronavirus

3 weeks 6 days 13 hours ago Thursday, March 05 2020 Mar 5, 2020 March 05, 2020 2:58 PM March 05, 2020 in News - AP Texas Headlines

HOUSTON (AP) - Houston officials say they've confirmed the first two cases of novel coronavirus in the nation's third-largest county. The announcement Thursday came one day after a man in the nearby suburb of Fort Bend County became the first Texan with a positive test result outside of those repatriated from abroad. Harris County Public Health says the newest cases involve a man and woman who had traveled. The department didn't say where they had gone or disclose their condition.

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