Super Bowl Threat Assessment

Authorities have bolstered security in South Florida in anticipation of the Super Bowl LIV, hailed as the largest sporting event of the year. Law enforcement from multiple agencies will provide safety measures for the event. Geopolitical threats, exacerbated by recently increased tensions between Iran and the US, have led authorities to bolster security in the city further.

Health and Travel Implications of Novel Coronavirus Activity

International media attention is focusing heavily on the identification of a new disease: 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), which was first reported Dec. 31, 2019 in Wuhan, China. Since then, transmission of the disease has remained primarily centered in Wuhan, though imported cases have been identified in several other Chinese provinces, as well as Japan, Taiwan, Thailand, South Korea, and the US.