Italy races to contain biggest coronavirus outbreak in Europe
Milan — Italy raced on Sunday to contain the biggest outbreak of coronavirus in Europe, sealing off the worst-affected towns and banning public gatherings in much of the north as the number of those infected jumped above 100.
Authorities in the wealthy regions of Lombardy and Veneto, which are the focal point of the flare-up, ordered schools and universities to close for at least a week, shut museums and cinemas and called off the last two days of the Venice Carnival...
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