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Manchester Arena bomber's brother found guilty of plot that killed 22

Manchester Arena bomber's brother found guilty of plot that killed 22

Another 237 concertgoers were injured and 670 survivors reported suffering from psychological trauma. Paul Hett, whose 19-year-old son Martyn was killed, said the verdict would not bring back the de...

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UK's coronavirus policy will 'devastate' on

UK's coronavirus policy will 'devastate' on

The Prime Minister is yet to mandate the closing of any businesses, leaving many confused about action to take in the meantime. Well there doesn't appear to be a set time but the first conference wa...

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European Union Proposes Ban on Non-Essential Travel to Europe

European Union Proposes Ban on Non-Essential Travel to Europe

There are other exceptions to the ban, for diplomats, healthcare workers and long-term resident of the European Union who do not have European Union citizenship. The latest development follows a stri...

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China expelling U.S. journalists from country amid coronavirus

China expelling U.S. journalists from country amid coronavirus

Dean Baquet, executive editor of The New York Times , condemned China's move and voiced hope that Washington and Beijing would quickly resolve the dispute to let journalists keep working. China cal...

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COVID-19: Lawyers call on Saskatchewan courts to close

COVID-19: Lawyers call on Saskatchewan courts to close

Jurors will be called if they need to attend court in future, said a COVID-19 notice on the www.ontariocourts.ca website, under the Superior Court section. The court said it will continue to hear ...

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Coronavirus: Senior Iranian official dies as cases near 15000

Coronavirus: Senior Iranian official dies as cases near 15000

Khorasan Razavi province, home to the holy Shiite city of Mashhad, was not among the reported provinces with fresh cases. Earlier, Tehran called on Washington to lift sanctions because they are hi...

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Joe Biden: 'I Will Pick a Woman to Be My Vice President'

Joe Biden: 'I Will Pick a Woman to Be My Vice President'

In-person rallies have been replaced with sometimes-awkward virtual events. (CNN) Rising like a phoenix from the ashes of his previous debates, former Vice President Joe Biden met one of the most ...

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Canada Locks Down Borders - But Not For Freight - As Crisis Worsens

Canada Locks Down Borders - But Not For Freight - As Crisis Worsens

Mr. Trudeau also pointed Tuesday to an emergency loan system set up by Global Affairs Canada of up to $5,000 each to help meet the needs of Canadians overseas who are seeking to come home or to help...

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COVID-19: Ontario declares State of Emergency

COVID-19: Ontario declares State of Emergency

The increase comes as the provincial government declared a two-week state of emergency to enforce even stricter forms of social distancing to combat the spread of the virus. Chazan said the governme...

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Malaysia on New Coronavirus Lockdown After Sharp Case Spike

Malaysia on New Coronavirus Lockdown After Sharp Case Spike

The surge, an apparent second wave of cases, came after individuals who did not know they were infected attended a Muslim religious gathering in Kuala Lumpur last week that drew 16,000 people from Ma...

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Two Emory Students Living at Emory Point Test Positive for Coronavirus

Two Emory Students Living at Emory Point Test Positive for Coronavirus

Faculty members will be emailing students enrolled in their courses as soon as possible to share plans for course continuation and access to WyoCourses, the platform used for online instruction. O'Rou...

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Trump admits coronavirus 'not under control', as new guidelines unveiled for Americans

Due to their ability to filter out these very small particles, these N95 respirators are often used by construction workers on sites where there is a lot of concrete dust, for example. "If everybody i...

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Canterbury cruise ship patient test negative for coronavirus

Canterbury cruise ship patient test negative for coronavirus

Twenty-nine Wisconsinites aboard the Grand Princess cruise ship are now back in the state, according to Gov. The Grand Princess had been docked off the coast of California after COVID-19 cases w...

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‘Test every suspected case’ of COVID-19 ―WHO

Around 1.5 million tests have been sent to 120 countries by the World Health Organization to meet global demand, and the agency is working with companies to make them available to those in need. "Al...

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3 more positive cases confirmed, making it a total of 10 cases

3 more positive cases confirmed, making it a total of 10 cases

Of the new cases, two are from Bengaluru and one is from Kalaburagi. Medical Education Minister Dr Sudhakar K, said, "The techie returned from the U.S. In Delhi, a help desk has been set up at the N...

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Canada closes border to foreign citizens amid COVID-19

Canada closes border to foreign citizens amid COVID-19

At a press conference Monday from his residence in Ottawa , where the leader remains in self isolation, Trudeau said the government will be denying entry into the country to all foreigners, except ...

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Canadian woman and Italian man kidnapped in Burkina Faso have been released

Canadian woman and Italian man kidnapped in Burkina Faso have been released

Luca Tacchetto (left) and Édith Blais have not publicly spoken about their escape. Luca Tacchetto and Edith Blais appeared slightly disoriented when they landed in Bamako A Canadian woman and he...

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Coronavirus spreading more rapidly in London, PM says

Unnecessary travel should be reduced and stopped. The new advice also states that people should stay inside their homes and limit social contact for 14 days if any member of the household displays s...

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Germany-Luxembourg border: Cross-border workers require certificate after restricted border controls

Germany-Luxembourg border: Cross-border workers require certificate after restricted border controls

With the country having reported a total of 5,426 cases of the disease, it was said that free movement of goods will remain while commuters will be allowed to cross borders for work. So, the host coun...

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All bars, restaurants to close to dine-in customers in IL

All bars, restaurants to close to dine-in customers in IL

All bars and restaurants are now closing in IL and Ohio. "We will be issuing an order closing all bars and restaurants in #Ohio beginning at 9:00 tonight", Ohio Governor Mike DeWine said in a t...

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CORONAVIRUS: Jack Ma Donates 100,000 Nose Masks, 20,000 Testing Kits To Ghana

CORONAVIRUS: Jack Ma Donates 100,000 Nose Masks, 20,000 Testing Kits To Ghana

Over the past few weeks the Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation joined forces to source and donate items to fight coronavirus in Japan , South Korea, Italy and Spain. "The World Bank has co...

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COVID-19: Three new deaths in B.C., all in Lower Mainland

COVID-19: Three new deaths in B.C., all in Lower Mainland

Henry also announced that they are restricting events with more than 50 people, down 250 from the previous order. Provincial health officials have challenged the federal government to ban visitors f...

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Seattle Restaurant Week canceled as coronavirus prompts shutdown of restaurants, bars

Seattle Restaurant Week canceled as coronavirus prompts shutdown of restaurants, bars

Tuesday. "We plan to redeploy all of our resources and energy to helping the restaurant community right now, specifically to promote restaurants that are staying open to provide takeout and delivery...

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Canada partially closes borders and implements other measures

His comments came just moments after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau banned all non-Canadian residents from entering the country, but did allow a caveat for American travellers. "There are clearly rea...

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China's Industrial Production Shrinks First Time in Decades Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

China's Industrial Production Shrinks First Time in Decades Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

The Chinese Diplomat Who Got Promoted For Trolling The US On Twitter ". How many people are infected? Coronavirus has spread to over 100 countries, infecting 1.27 lakh people and killing more than...

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Man under fire for hoarding hand sanitizer, selling it for profit

Man under fire for hoarding hand sanitizer, selling it for profit

In a statement , Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery III said: "We will not tolerate price gouging in this time of exceptional need, and we will take aggressive action to stop it". Colvin ...

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China logs more Covid-19 cases imported from overseas

China logs more Covid-19 cases imported from overseas

Li and her family were taken to a hospital upon arrival: She had a fever, fatigue and dry cough at the time. Nearly 60 people who came into close contact with Li are also being monitored, Beijing ...

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Spanish King Felipe VI Abandons Father’s Inheritance Over ‘Offshore Fund’ Allegations

Spanish King Felipe VI Abandons Father’s Inheritance Over ‘Offshore Fund’ Allegations

Then a report in Britain's Daily Telegraph said that 52-year-old King Felipe was also a beneficiary of the fund, which it said had been set up when Juan Carlos was still on the throne. But the l...

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More Wall Street carnage as stocks plunge on fears of coronavirus recession

More Wall Street carnage as stocks plunge on fears of coronavirus recession

With wide swaths of the economy shuddering to a halt, stocks nosedived more than 11% on Wall Street at one point in the morning, in a sell-off so fast that it triggered an automatic 15-minute halt to ...

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Wisconsin cruise ship passengers safely returned to their homes

One of them has developed COVID-19 symptoms and is being treated as a suspected case. Passengers were not allowed off the ship. Senn said that the ship, the Carnival Sunshine, traditionally runs t...

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Ontario reports 19 new coronavirus cases, provincial total at 79

Ontario reports 19 new coronavirus cases, provincial total at 79

A woman in her 70s from Durham contracted the virus while traveling to "multiple locations" including Egypt. The associate chief medical officer has previously called the number of patients who recent...

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Province Taking Action To Protect Workers

Province Taking Action To Protect Workers

To be nimble and effective in any scenario, Ontario is also exploring a partnership with organizations that have existing health care call centres to provide symptom assessment for COVID-19 to callers...

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COVID-19: Three new coronavirus deaths in B.C.

All hospitals in the province, including Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops, are being directed to move to outbreak response phase two. The B.C. government is making "fundamental changes" to the acut...

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South Korea reports 74 new coronavirus cases

South Korea reports 74 new coronavirus cases

South Korea has been experiencing a downward trend in new cases and the latest numbers are significantly lower than the peak of 909 cases reported on February 29 and down from the 107 recorded on Satu...

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Coronavirus: Britain to bring in isolation for over-70s 'within weeks'

Coronavirus: Britain to bring in isolation for over-70s 'within weeks'

He added: 'The measures that we're taking, the measures that we're looking at taking are very, very significant and they will disrupt the ordinary lives of nearly everybody in the country in order to ...

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