This illustration provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in January 2020 shows the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)
Photo: CDC via AP, File
Photo: CDC via AP, File

Coronavirus: State of Ohio releases number of cases tested

The state of Ohio has investigated five people for possible cases of novel coronavirus. Four cases have tested negative. One case is still awaiting the results a release said.

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Novel coronavirus, now called Covid-19, has more than 43,000 cases reported worldwide as of Tuesday. Over 1,000 deaths in China and one death in the Phillipines have been attributed to Covid-19, WHO officials said.

Two students at Miami University were tested for Covid-19 but their results came back negative. 

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