Infected cruise ship unloads passengers in California
OAKLAND, Calif. – The cruise ship forcedto idle for days off the California coast because of a cluster of coronaviruscases aboard arrived in port Monday, and dozen of passengers began to leave formilitary bases where they would be quarantined or to return to their home countries. Tents stand on a wharf near the Grand Princess at the Port of Oakland in Oakland, Calif., Monday, March 9, 2020. AP As the ship sailed under the Golden GateBridge to enter the harbor, passenger Karen Schwartz Dever said “everyone washollering and clapping.” (AP) The Grand Princess pulled into the Portof Oakland with more than 3,500 people aboard — 21 confirmed to be infectedwith the newvirus. Passengers lining the balconies waved and some left the cabins wherethey had been in isolation to go on deck.