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Tourist attractions closed and events canceled amid coronavirus outbreak

On Thursday, Disney announced it’s closing Walt Disney World, in Orlando, Florida, as well as its Disneyland resort in Los Angeles. The company also said that it will suspend all new departures with the Disney Cruise Line starting Saturday through the end of the month.

Universal Studios theme parks in Orlando and Los Angeles have also announced plans to temporarily close.

Sporting events are impacted as well. On Wednesday, the NBA announced that the season is being suspended after a Utah Jazz player tested positive for COVID-19.The NHL followed suit on Thursday, announcing it is pausing the rest of the

The Latest: PGA Tour Series-China canceled due to virus

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:

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The PGA Tour Series-China season has been canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Greg Carlson, executive director of the China-based tour, said attempts to move the qualifying tournaments to other sites in Asia were not practical, and restricted access into mainland China made it too difficult to stage tournaments in 2020.

“It’s a disappointment, but I know our players and fans understand – given the continuing evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic – staging a tour based in China with players from five different continents is