New research suggests the coronavirus was spreading in the U.S. weeks before public officials previously thought. Modeling from Northeastern University suggests thousands of cases may have spread undetected throughout several major cities in January and February, long before an official case was reported. Also, in Tennessee, the Gallatin Center for Rehabilitation and Healing is being sued after more than 161 residents caught the coronavirus and 19 people died. Debbie Bolton lost her 89-year-old mother, Clara Ruth Summers. She shares her story. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's April 24, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at hereandnow.org — and follow us on Twitter, Instagram or join the conversation on Facebook.
This program aired on April 24, 2020.