Updated 6:14 a.m. ET, March 6, 2020
- The latest numbers: The novel coronavirus has killed more than 3,300 people, the vast majority in mainland China, according to CNN's tally. There are now more than 97,000 global cases, with infections in at least 85 countries and territories.
- Military alert: Pentagon officials said efforts to develop vaccines may not be quick enough to wipe out the virus before a "second wave" next winter.
- US entry denied: The Department of Homeland Security has refused entry into the United States to 241 people within the past month because of the novel coronavirus.
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