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North Korea fires three unidentified projectiles, says South Korean military

North Korea fires three unidentified projectiles, says South Korean military

Security Council on Thursday, calling them a provocative action that violated U.N. resolutions. South Korea and some European countries protested against the launches, and the North has lashed o...

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Two new presumptive Coronavirus cases reported in Alberta

Two new presumptive Coronavirus cases reported in Alberta

Hinshaw emphasized the risk of exposure in Alberta is still low. This applies only to returning travellers who are symptomatic with fever, or cough. Work is now underway on identifying close contact...

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Seventy trapped in collapsed Chinese quarantine hotel

Seventy trapped in collapsed Chinese quarantine hotel

The ministry urged all-out efforts to rescue the victims and emphasized the prevention of secondary disasters, while ensuring the safety of rescue teams. "I'm under quarantine too [at another hotel] a...

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Coronavirus UK - Total cases jumps up to 163

Coronavirus UK - Total cases jumps up to 163

The East of England is the English region with the fewest confirmed cases, with just 11 reported. The country has said it will start recruiting retired doctors in an effort to combat the escalatin...

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Coronavirus-stricken Grand Princess cruise ship to dock in Calif.

Coronavirus-stricken Grand Princess cruise ship to dock in Calif.

The ship is docked at a Long Beach terminal, but "in an abundance of caution, [the CDC] has made a decision to hold passengers on board until the patient can be evaluated". The Grand Princess has be...

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Coronavirus Cases Confirmed in Maryland

Coronavirus Cases Confirmed in Maryland

Two of them are a married couple in their 70s and the third is a woman in her 50s. There are 19 states that have had positive or presumptive positive tests. The three cases are all individuals ove...

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Catholics make changes for coronavirus

Catholics make changes for coronavirus

Any individual who is sick or has flu-like symptoms should not attend Mass or other Church gatherings. Bishop Vásquez also requested a temporary end to the distribution of the Precious Blood at Mass...

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Officials confirm first coronavirus case in US

Officials confirm first coronavirus case in US

Trump administration officials have since suggested certain people should consider not travelling, but they have stopped short of the stronger guidance sought by the CDC . President Trump's visit to ...

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Iran's Re-Elected Lawmaker Fatemeh Rahbar Dies From Coronavirus

Iran's Re-Elected Lawmaker Fatemeh Rahbar Dies From Coronavirus

According to the latest report, 28 new deaths in China due to coronavirus infections have been confirmed , taking the total death toll because of the deadly virus to 3,070. French health minister O...

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2 new cases of COVID-19 linked to North Vancouver care home

2 new cases of COVID-19 linked to North Vancouver care home

She categorized the two cases at the care home as community transmission, distinct from imported cases when a traveller contracts the illness overseas before returning home. Henry put a call out to ch...

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Ethiopian draft report blames Boeing for 737 MAX plane crash

Ethiopian draft report blames Boeing for 737 MAX plane crash

Representative Rick Larsen, who chairs an aviation subcommittee, said Friday's report and other independent reviews make "it abundantly clear Congress must change the method by which the FAA certifies...

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Italy Puts Large Parts of North on Coronavirus Lockdown

Italy Puts Large Parts of North on Coronavirus Lockdown

The Italian government has drafted a new decree that has included a ban on entering and leaving 12 provinces in Italy, including Lombardy, according to a report from Italian media outlet FcInterNews ...

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Afghan official killed in capital by unknown gunmen

Afghan official killed in capital by unknown gunmen

Several witnesses said that, amid the panic, members of the security forces at the event had fired on civilians in the crowd. The Taliban have said they were not involved in Friday's attack. "Well w...

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Korea reports 438 new Covid-19 cases, less than yesterday

Korea reports 438 new Covid-19 cases, less than yesterday

Similar zones have been declared around neighboring Daegu and Cheongdo county in North Gyeongsang. Daegu - A virus-hit apartment tower here has been under tight control as a third of its residents w...

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Woman Fulfills Lifelong Dream by Spending Her 100th Birthday in Jail

Woman Fulfills Lifelong Dream by Spending Her 100th Birthday in Jail

Deputies R.D. Weaver and Tevin Dixon served the "indecent exposure" warrant, cuffing Bryant to her walker as she fussed about being arrested . The deputies handcuffed her to her walker, placed her ...

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Coronavirus: Italy to lock down Milan and northern provinces

Coronavirus: Italy to lock down Milan and northern provinces

Italy has the world's second-oldest population after Japan, according to the World Bank, and older people appear to be more vulnerable to becoming severely ill with the new coronavirus. Iran's 21 ne...

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Red wine flows through faucets in northern Italy town after malfunction

Red wine flows through faucets in northern Italy town after malfunction

The cause was a mishap at a local winery. After a malfunction on the winery's bottling line, Lambrusco Grasparossa ended up in the village's water supply after a silo began leaking due to high pre...

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Biden and Sanders Enter Key Phase in Democrats' Race

Biden and Sanders Enter Key Phase in Democrats' Race

This state of play could endure for months as Biden and Sanders wage a protracted battle for the right to face President Donald Trump in November. Sanders also decried Biden's acceptance of campai...

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Coronavirus: Italy imposes quarantine on millions

The unprecedented clampdown, which will impact some 16 million people and stay in force until April 3, was signed into law overnight by Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte . After the city of Venice canc...

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Trump campaign sues CNN for libel, seeking millions of dollars

The complaint, which was filed Friday in the US District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, said that CNN had claimed the Trump campaign "assessed the potential risks and benefits of again s...

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Rush on toilet paper: Coronavirus sparks panic buying in Australia

Rush on toilet paper: Coronavirus sparks panic buying in Australia

A mother and daughter jostled with another shopper at the Chullora Woolworths. Instead of being allowed four packages of the sought-after bathroom essential, customers will now be limited to buying ...

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29 slaughtered in attack on Hazara rally in Kabul

29 slaughtered in attack on Hazara rally in Kabul

After almost two decades of the longest-running U.S. war - the United States and Afghanistan's Taliban have signed an historic agreement . On Friday , the NBC News broadcaster reported, citing thr...

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Trump promises to 'take care' of Tennessee tornado victims

Trump promises to 'take care' of Tennessee tornado victims

In addition to Carlile, Brothers Osborne and McBryde, performers include Aaron Lee Tasjan , Dan Auerbach , Jason Isbell , Katie Pruitt , Kendell Marvel , Margo Price , Old Crow Medicine Show ...

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Nancy Grace shocked by 'cult mom' Lori Vallow's courtroom behavior

Nancy Grace shocked by 'cult mom' Lori Vallow's courtroom behavior

Wearing faded orange-and-white striped jail garb and bright pink lipstick, Lori Vallow Daybell spoke little but nodded emphatically whenever her attorneys mentioned her desire to vigorously defend h...

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Gunmen Attack Ceremony In Kabul Attended By Top Afghan Leader

Gunmen Attack Ceremony In Kabul Attended By Top Afghan Leader

The Taliban immediately denied responsibility for the assault, which occurred at the commemoration ceremony for Abdul Ali Mazari - a politician from the Hazara ethnic group. "I rushed toward the doo...

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Clocks 'spring ahead' Sunday, likely for the last time

Clocks 'spring ahead' Sunday, likely for the last time

In all, 40% favored year-round standard time , while 31% said they'd prefer year-round daylight saving time. Some politicians have similarly come out against the semiannual time change, including S...

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Nathaniel Woods Executed in AL After Co-Defendant Said He Was Innocent

Nathaniel Woods Executed in AL After Co-Defendant Said He Was Innocent

Nathaniel's sister Pamela Woods , accompanied by their father Nathaniel Woods Sr., spoke to reporters outside the Capitol building, proclaiming her brother's innocence and calling on Ivey to stop ...

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Super Tuesday results: Who won Super Tuesday?

Super Tuesday results: Who won Super Tuesday?

SHAPIRO: So tell us what else Sanders said at that news conference today that we just heard a snippet of. "I'm a believer in using data to inform decisions". "That confluence of events led to a Su...

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Coronavirus: Pope Francis To Deliver Sunday Prayer By Livestream

Coronavirus: Pope Francis To Deliver Sunday Prayer By Livestream

Francis had been sick for several days with a cold and stayed home this week from his yearly Lenten retreat, provoking rumors in some quarters that perhaps the pope had been infected with the virus. H...

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Warren ends 2020 presidential bid after Super Tuesday rout

Warren ends 2020 presidential bid after Super Tuesday rout

After moderator Megyn Kelly confronted Trump during the first Republican debate of the 2016 cycle with a list of demeaning comments he had made about women, Trump later said of her: "You could see...

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Egypt detects 33 new coronavirus cases on same Nile cruiser - Politics - Egypt

Egypt detects 33 new coronavirus cases on same Nile cruiser - Politics - Egypt

The ministry's spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour said 16,000 cases are hospitalized across the country, with some still being tested or monitored to see if they had contracted the virus. On Saturday, off...

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90% of all people hold bias against women - according to United Nations study

90% of all people hold bias against women - according to United Nations study

The prejudiced views that were asked in the study were: that men are better politicians and business leaders than women; that going to university is more important for men than women; and that men sho...

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Gov. Cuomo Declares State Of Emergency To Contain Spread Of Coronavirus

Gov. Cuomo Declares State Of Emergency To Contain Spread Of Coronavirus

Declaring a state of emergency will free up $30 million to help the state deal with the rising cases of coronavirus in New York State. There are 57cases in Westchester county, 4 in Nassau county, ...

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48-hour ban on two Malayalam channels over Delhi violence coverage

48-hour ban on two Malayalam channels over Delhi violence coverage

The Ministry has held both channels responsible for reportedly highlighting "the attack on places of worship and siding towards a particular community". Mr Javadekar said the transmission of Asianet ...

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Two princes in Saudi Arabia arrested for allegedly plotting coup

Two princes in Saudi Arabia arrested for allegedly plotting coup

Saudi authorities have detained three princes including King Salman's brother and nephew on charges of plotting a coup, the USA media reported Friday, signalling a further consolidation of power by th...

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