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Number of Coronavirus-Related Deaths in Italy Rises by 41 to 148

Number of Coronavirus-Related Deaths in Italy Rises by 41 to 148

By the end of Friday, 60 imported cases were reported, the NHC said. "Italy is responding strongly". There were also three cases in Shanghai that originated overseas, and one in Guangdong province...

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Coronavirus Death Toll in Iran Rises to 124

Coronavirus Death Toll in Iran Rises to 124

Already 92 people have died from the virus in Iran with 2,922 infected, although the figures are believed to be under-reported by the State. Sheikholeslam was also one of the students who stormed th...

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Toilet paper argument turns violent in Sydney Woolworths

Toilet paper argument turns violent in Sydney Woolworths

On Saturday afternoon NSW police asked the women involved to come forward, and warned shoppers to behave themselves. "We don't need to do that", Acting Inspector Andrew New from New South Wales police...

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Romney Now Supports Burisma Probe into Bidens After Complaining Investigation Appears ‘Political’

Romney Now Supports Burisma Probe into Bidens After Complaining Investigation Appears ‘Political’

Hunter and Joe Biden have both denied Republicans' allegations, but the issue became a central portion of the impeachment fight that led to Trump's acquittal in February. The Republicans' latest act...

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Biden Wins Maine, His 10th Super Tuesday Victory

Biden Wins Maine, His 10th Super Tuesday Victory

I mean, what happened, Mara? "This is what we have to do to unify the nation". He skipped the first four primary states to focus on Super Tuesday. Biden's strong finish punctuated a dramatic turnaro...

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Twenty-one people on stranded U.S. cruise ship test positive for coronavirus

Twenty-one people on stranded U.S. cruise ship test positive for coronavirus

Those reporting symptoms have been told to remain in their rooms. Pence said of the 45 people tested, 19 crew and two passengers tested positive for the coronavirus . In the past few days, health...

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Maine CDC: Mainers being tested for coronavirus

Maine CDC: Mainers being tested for coronavirus

Health Secretary Alex Azar said on Wednesday. President Donald Trump's visit to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta has been called off because of concerns that a staff member ...

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21 people test positive for coronavirus aboard cruise ship off San Francisco

21 people test positive for coronavirus aboard cruise ship off San Francisco

In California, a Coast Guard helicopter airlifted coronavirus test kits to the Grand Princess cruise ship Thursday as it remained quarantined off the coast of San Francisco with thousands of peopl...

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Whitehaven woman missing on Fiji for eight days

Whitehaven woman missing on Fiji for eight days

She has been based in Auckland, but travelled to Fiji on February 26 for some time off. Lydia is described as around 5ft with blue eyes, long brown hair and a petite build. The 23-year-old is origin...

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UNDP says 90 percent of people globally biased against women

UNDP says 90 percent of people globally biased against women

Governments should mark International Women's Day on March 8, 2020 with moves to expedite progress on gender equality, Human Rights Watch said today. Deeply held biases could be addressed through ed...

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Twenty-one people test positive for coronavirus aboard cruise ship off San Francisco

Twenty-one people test positive for coronavirus aboard cruise ship off San Francisco

Of 46 people aboard the Grand Princess cruise ship who were tested on Thursday, 21 samples were positive for the illness, 24 were negative, and one test was inconclusive, according to Vice Presid...

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After NY Times & Washington Post, Trump Campaign Files Lawsuit Against CNN

After NY Times & Washington Post, Trump Campaign Files Lawsuit Against CNN

The complaint also said that the campaign's legal team sent CNN written demand "retract and apologize for the aforementioned false and defamatory statements" in late February, but that the network ref...

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Mick Mulvaney: Trump replaces White House chief of staff

Mick Mulvaney: Trump replaces White House chief of staff

Trump thanked Mulvaney for his service and announced he is being made the U.S. Special Envoy for Northern Ireland. The president continued: 'I want to thank Acting Chief Mick Mulvaney for having...

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Another Person Infected By Coronavirus In Delhi, Cases Reach 31 In India

Another Person Infected By Coronavirus In Delhi, Cases Reach 31 In India

The Delhi patient had returned from Iran on February 25. The Telangana patient had a history of travel to Dubai. He also said, all central ministries and departments with hospital facilities have been...

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Ontario reports new COVID-19 case, patient had travelled to Las Vegas

The patient, who is in his 40s, is recovering in isolation at home "with support from public health officials". "We ask anyone in Alberta who was aboard the Grand Princess cruise ship to please stay...

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Yukon to ditch seasonal time change after springing forward one last time

Yukon to ditch seasonal time change after springing forward one last time

After Yukoners set their clocks ahead on Sunday, the territory will remain on Pacific Daylight Saving Time. A poll past year by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research found tha...

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Trump says Warren hurt by 'lack of talent' and meanness, not sexism

Trump says Warren hurt by 'lack of talent' and meanness, not sexism

The Universe reacted to Trump's comments through a spokesperson, who said in a press release "Wut?" During the Las Vegas debate , Warren relentlessly assailed Bloomberg as an "arrogant billionai...

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Iran reports 15 more coronavirus deaths raising toll to 107

But the number of the dead could be higher, according to a tally reported by state news agency IRNA . The Saudi news outlet Al-Arabiya reported the arrest of the unnamed man on Wednesday, citin...

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Kabul attack: Abdullah Abdullah escapes deadly attack

Kabul attack: Abdullah Abdullah escapes deadly attack

Women and children were among the dead, Health Ministry spokesperson Waheedullah Mayar said. He said that the attack was carried out by those who do not want peace in the neighbouring country. Abdul...

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Death toll from coronavirus in mainland China reaches 3042, over 80500 infected

Death toll from coronavirus in mainland China reaches 3042, over 80500 infected

Korea's foreign ministry on Friday berated Japan's move as "unreasonable, excessive and extremely regrettable" and urged Tokyo to reconsider its decision. Tedros also announced that the World Hea...

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Toronto teen abducted as retribution for stepbrother's drug debt found safe

Toronto teen abducted as retribution for stepbrother's drug debt found safe

The Toronto Police Service reported via Twitter shortly after 11 p.m. Thursday night that Jolayemi had been found safe and was being taken to hospital. Jim Gotell told a news conference early Thursday...

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Ukraine's prime minister submits resignation, lawmakers say

Ukraine's prime minister submits resignation, lawmakers say

Fesenko noted that to secure a $5.5 billion loan package agreed to in December, the Cabinet will have to persuade the International Monetary Fund it that Ukraine remains on a path of reform. " Ukr...

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Coronavirus death toll jumps to 107 in Italy, all schools shut

Coronavirus death toll jumps to 107 in Italy, all schools shut

Brian Hook, the US special representative for Iran , said the United States offered humanitarian assistance to help Iran deal with its outbreak but "the regime rejected the offer". In Daegu, the ...

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Court blocks ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy on part of United States border

Court blocks ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy on part of United States border

At the San Ysidro Port of Entry, about 30 migrants enrolled in Remain in Mexico waited with attorneys for several hours that afternoon, requesting they be processed into the US per the court's order. ...

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Washington seeks UNSC backing for peace deal with Taliban

Washington seeks UNSC backing for peace deal with Taliban

We were right". In what has become the United States' longest war, about 13,000 U.S. troops remain in Afghanistan. In November, the ICC also announced a probe of possible war crimes by British ...

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Woman waters plant for 2 years, discovers it's plastic

Woman waters plant for 2 years, discovers it's plastic

The plant was placed near her kitchen window, she even had a particular "watering plan". I absolutely loved my succulent. "I decided it was time to transplant. The succulent was actually plastic and...

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Blast Targets US Embassy In Tunisia, Attacker Dead

Blast Targets US Embassy In Tunisia, Attacker Dead

Radio Mosaique said the first fatality was a lieutenant named Tawfiq Al-Misawi, who was from the city of Sidi Bouzid in the center of the country. Newsweek spoke to an official inside the embassy ...

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Man Gets Jail for Video of Himself Licking Ice Cream Tub

Man Gets Jail for Video of Himself Licking Ice Cream Tub

Cops issued an arrest warrant for Anderson after Blue Bell Creameries replaced all of the ice cream in that display case at a cost of $1,565. Anderson began serving his jail sentence immediately...

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Canadians on ship held for COVID-19 testing outside Calif.: Global Affairs

Canadians on ship held for COVID-19 testing outside Calif.: Global Affairs

California Governor Gavin Newsom said the cruise ship Grand Princess would remain at sea until passengers and crew complaining of symptoms that may be consistent with the coronavirus can be teste...

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Singaporean Student Gets Attacked In London In Coronavirus-Related Hate Crime

Singaporean Student Gets Attacked In London In Coronavirus-Related Hate Crime

Detective Sergeant Emma Kirby, the officer in charge of the case, said the attack left Mr Mok, 23, shaken and hurt. Mr Mok, who included pictures of his injuries in a Facebook post thatr went vira...

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Death Toll From Coronavirus in Mainland China Reaches 3,042, Over 80,500 Infected

Death Toll From Coronavirus in Mainland China Reaches 3,042, Over 80,500 Infected

The commission said 31 more people died in the last 24 hours while 139 new cases were detected by authorities, with the total number of confirmed cases reaching 80,270. The coronavirus has travelled t...

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Judge sharply rebukes Barr's handling of Mueller report

Judge sharply rebukes Barr's handling of Mueller report

The scolding from the judge was unusually blunt, with Walton saying Barr appeared to make a "calculated attempt" to influence public debate about the report in ways favorable to the president. The dec...

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Alabama Execution of Nathaniel Woods Halted by Supreme Court

Alabama Execution of Nathaniel Woods Halted by Supreme Court

Martin Luther King III wrote to Alabama Governor Kay Ivey . During both trials, prosecutors presented the juries the theory that Woods and Spencer acted in tandem to lure the officers into the apa...

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Facebook Pulls Trump Ads After Pelosi Complains

Facebook Pulls Trump Ads After Pelosi Complains

It was the first time Facebook has removed any Trump ads from the platform, leading a concerned researcher who has previously flagged the problematic ability of Big Tech platforms to sway elections to...

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Missing boy called for help as he was abducted, Toronto police say

Watts said it's believed that vehicle was found burned out in a Caledon, Ont., park. "This is a 14-year-old innocent child", he added. "At this time what we do know is that the information wasn't ...

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