Tim Stelloh1h ago / 7:16 PM UTCThe Pentagon announced on Monday the death of a New Jersey National Guardsman from COVID-19 complications, marking the first coronavirus fatality of a U.S. service member.In a statement, the Department of Defense said the guardsman, who died Saturday, tested positive for the virus and had been hospitalized since March 21.The guardsman was identified as Douglas Linn Hickok by his daughter, Shandrea Hickok. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said Hickok was a drilling guardsman and physician’s assistant.I’m heartbroken by the loss of @NJNationalGuard Captain Douglas Linn Hickok to coronavirus.He was a drilling guardsman and physician’s assistant, originally from Jackson.Our thoughts are with his wife, children, and their family.— Governor Phil Murphy (@GovMurphy) March 30, 2020 Laura Strickler21h ago / 11:17 PM UTCNumber of long-term care facilities with cases tops 400 nationwideMedical officials aid a resident from St. Joseph’s nursing home to evacuate and board a bus, after a number of residents tested positive for coronavirus disease in Woodbridge, New Jersey on March 25, 2020.Stefan Jeremiah / ReutersThe Centers for Disease Control said Monday that more than 400 nursing homes and other long-term care facilities in the U.S. have coronavirus cases, a 172 percent rise since


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