WHO officials say decision to delay Olympics ‘difficult but wise’

WHO officials say decision to delay Olympics ‘difficult but wise’

A pedestrian wearing mask walking past the Olympic rings in Tokyo, Japan. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced on Tuesday that Japan and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) have agreed to postpone the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games by one year. Du Xiaoyi | Xinhua News Agency | Getty The International Olympic Committee’s decision to […]
New cases surge in Spain; Olympics organizers agree to a delay

New cases surge in Spain; Olympics organizers agree to a delay

This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. All times below are in Eastern time. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks.  Global cases: More than 387,382 Global deaths: At least 16,767 US cases: At...