Virginia reported its first death from the coronavirus, a man in his 70′s who suffered a respiratory failure. The state has now reported 41 positive cases.The D.C. Council is set to take up a host of emergency measures to protect residents from evictions and utility shut-offs while the public health emergency is in effect.Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has announced an emergency suspension of some regulations to create temporary child-care facilities for school-aged children of police, emergency responders and health care workers.March 14, 2020 at 5:37 PM EDTFirst death reported in VirginiaVirginia reported its first death from the coronavirus on Saturday.A man in his 70’s from James City County died Saturday of respiratory failure, officials said. The man became infected through an unknown source.The man died shortly before noon, said James Icenhour, chairman of the county’s Board of Supervisors, adding that he did not know the man’s name. He lived in the Stonehouse portion of the county, where many older residents also live.Icenhour said the eight cases in the sleepy community of 75,000 residents has caused deep concern.“We’ve shut down everything – the schools, the libraries, the rec center,” he said. “The only things left open are the parks and trails

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