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Coronavirus

Italy orders lockdown of rich north to try to halt coronavirus

Pigeons roam around Piazza Duomo square in Milan, March 5.   © Reuters

ROME (Reuters) -- Italy imposed a virtual lockdown across a swathe of its wealthy north on Sunday, including the financial capital Milan, in a drastic new attempt to try to contain a rapidly growing outbreak of coronavirus.

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