New Coronavirus Cases in the U.S. Rise Sharply; Wuhan to Get Lockdown Relief

China said it would let healthy people leave Wuhan beginning April 8, easing the lockdown around the initial center of the coronavirus pandemic, as the number of newly reported cases in the U.S. shot higher.

The decision Tuesday marked the end of a difficult period for the city, where at least 50,000 people have been infected and which has been under quarantine for two months. A similar cordon around surrounding Hubei province was expected to lift Wednesday.

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