First COVID-19 death in US; Trump says ‘No reason to panic’

President Donald Trump listens to Vice President Mike Pence as he pauses while speaking to members of the media to address the nation about the coronavirus threat in the Brady Press Briefing room of the White House on Saturday. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

WASHINGTON — Seeking to reassure the American public, President Donald Trump said Saturday there was “no reason to panic” as the new coronavirus claimed its first victim inside the U.S. The White House also announced new restrictions on international travel to prevent its spread.