March 15 coronavirus news

By Jessie Yeung, Jenni Marsh, Ivana Kottasová and Amir Vera, CNN

Updated 10:22 PM ET, Sun March 15, 2020
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9:33 p.m. ET, March 14, 2020

Spanish PM’s wife tests positive for coronavirus

From CNN’s Laura Perez-Maestro 

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez and his wife Doña Begoña Gómez leave 10 Downing Street in central London in December 2019.
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez and his wife Doña Begoña Gómez leave 10 Downing Street in central London in December 2019. Niklas Halle'n/AFP/Getty Images

Spain's government announced Saturday that the wife of Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez tested positive for the novel coronavirus, according to a government statement.

“The tests carried out in the last hours in Moncloa [the prime minister’s residence] on the people closest to the prime minister have tested positive in the case of his wife, Doña Begoña Gómez," the statement read. "Both Mrs. Gómez and the president are well, both remain in La Moncloa and follow the preventive measures established by the health authorities at all times."

9:33 p.m. ET, March 14, 2020

White House says President Trump tests negative for coronavirus

From CNN's Kevin Bohn

President Trump speaking to the press at the White House on Saturday.
President Trump speaking to the press at the White House on Saturday. Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images

President Donald Trump's coronavirus test came back negative Saturday, according to White House physician Sean P. Conley.

"One week after having dinner with the Brazilian delegation in Mar-a-Lago, the President remains symptom free," Conley's note read.