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Coronavirus: Last crew leave contaminated Diamond Princess cruise ship

Coronavirus: Last crew leave contaminated Diamond Princess cruise ship

It turned out that about 700 of those who were on board the ship, who numbered about 3700, were infected with the virus, and they were transferred to a number of hospitals in Japan . Violent proteste...

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7-Day Weather Forecast for Clarion County

7-Day Weather Forecast for Clarion County

High pressure builds in Friday into Monday with dry weather and chilly temps. Extended Outlook: After the sun comes up tomorrow , clouds clear out quickly and temperatures rebound to the 40s...

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Cold reception for Bloomberg in Selma church

Cold reception for Bloomberg in Selma church

Bloomberg, Mayor Bloomberg, to hear from you, listen to you, to learn from you", Strong told his congregation. The former NY mayor went into a speech focused on injustices faced by the black communi...

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202 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infection reported on Chinese mainland

Hubei accounted for 570 of the new cases, of which 565 were in the provincial capital of Wuhan, where the virus is believed to have originated. Of the deaths, 34 were in Hubei province, the epicentr...

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British PM Johnson backs 'fantastic' Priti Patel amid bullying row

British PM Johnson backs 'fantastic' Priti Patel amid bullying row

The Home Office did not immediately respond to a phone call seeking comment. Patel was accused of bullying officials last week when it emerged she sought to remove Sir Philip after the pair were...

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NZ Prime Minister Scolds Australia for Repatriating Kiwi Criminals

NZ Prime Minister Scolds Australia for Repatriating Kiwi Criminals

New Zealand and Britain receive large proportions of these felons under the policy, but many long-time Australian residents are sent to countries where they don't speak the language and have no famil...

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Washington State Confirms Second U.S. Coronavirus-Related Death

Washington State Confirms Second U.S. Coronavirus-Related Death

State and King County health officials said, "new people (have been) identified with the infection , one of whom died". However, the CDC is stepping up testing in key at risk areas in the USA and the...

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Slovak PM concedes defeat in parliamentary election

Slovak PM concedes defeat in parliamentary election

The results steered the country to the right and could eventually make a local ally of France's far-right National Rally party led by Marine Le Pen a part of Slovakia's governing coalition. The shoo...

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N. Korea fires two unidentified projectiles into East Sea: JCS

N. Korea fires two unidentified projectiles into East Sea: JCS

North Korea has not reported a single case of COVID-19, which has killed more than 2,800 people and infected over 84,000 people in dozens of countries since it emerged in neighbouring China. In a sep...

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Australian man dies from coronavirus

Australian man dies from coronavirus

The unnamed man and his wife were among 164 Australians who were flown out of Japan and placed in isolation in Howard Springs, before arriving back in Perth on February 21. The federal government is w...

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Big win in SC gives Biden's campaign new life

Big win in SC gives Biden's campaign new life

Let's just say if SC was its own country, Joe Biden would be president for life. If Sanders manages to eliminate most of his competition in California, it would be a huge boost for his campaign. "...

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China's coronavirus cases top 80,000, deaths surpass 2,900

China's coronavirus cases top 80,000, deaths surpass 2,900

Of the newly confirmed infections, six were outside Hubei , where most infections and deaths in the country have been concentrated. The number of deaths globally in the Covid-19 coronavirus outbre...

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Donald Trump confirms first United States coronavirus death

Donald Trump confirms first United States coronavirus death

New York University doctors and other experts say the United States probably has more cases than identified officially. The majority were people who were evacuated to the USA under medical supervision...

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Coronavirus cases continue to climb in Iran and Italy

Coronavirus cases continue to climb in Iran and Italy

It was not clear last night which patient in Washington had died from the virus. The Department of Health previously announced two new cases on Friday evening, including a high-school student in...

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Thailand reports first coronavirus patient death

Thailand reports first coronavirus patient death

In Thailand, according to the country's Ministry of health, the deceased was 35 years old, he also suffered from dengue fever. The health ministry, however, is yet to investigate the role Coronavirus ...

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Whistleblower: Feds helping evacuees lacked virus protection

Whistleblower: Feds helping evacuees lacked virus protection

The Post reports that the whistleblower is seeking federal protection because she claims she was unfairly and improperly reassigned after raising concerns to HHS officials about the safety of the wo...

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Trump Announces Nomination of Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Trump Announces Nomination of Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Ratcliffe seven months earlier to serve as DNI , but the congressman later withdrew from consideration amid concerns about his qualifications. Ratcliffe, who has little experience with national...

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Satellite images coronavirus decreased pollution over China

Satellite images coronavirus decreased pollution over China

A map released by the space agency shows concentrations of NO2 which is emitted by motor vehicles, power plants, and industrial facilities. There was also another reason for the drop in nitrogen di...

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Iran Has Second Largest Number of Patients Recovering from Coronavirus

Iran Has Second Largest Number of Patients Recovering from Coronavirus

The outbreak is disrupting worldwide travel demand and many airlines have suspended flights or modified service in response. "We are urging Americans to not travel to the areas in Italy and the area...

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586 new Covid-19 cases in S Korea, tally at 3,736

586 new Covid-19 cases in S Korea, tally at 3,736

Churches were closed in South Korea on Sunday with many holding online services instead, as authorities fought to rein in public gatherings, with 376 new coronavirus infections taking the tally to 3...

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Trump lampoons Bloomberg's height by crouching on CPAC stage

Trump lampoons Bloomberg's height by crouching on CPAC stage

Trump called it the "continuation of the hoax", and mentioned the Russian Federation investigation and his impeachment. The death and two confirmed Washington cases all involved patients who had ...

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Abe pledges fresh emergency package against Coronavirus

Abe pledges fresh emergency package against Coronavirus

He said schools pose a particularly large risk of infection: "The health of children is of the utmost importance, and we are taking into account that schools are places where both students and teacher...

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Iran's coronavirus death toll jumps to 54

Iran's coronavirus death toll jumps to 54

South Korea's men's professional basketball league said its regular session would be halted from Sunday, after an infection was reported at a hotel in southern South Korea where a team had stayed. The...

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2 new coronavirus cases identified in Washington state

2 new coronavirus cases identified in Washington state

The COVID-19 cases of unknown origin marks an escalation of the worldwide outbreak in the USA because it means the virus could spread beyond the reach of preventative measures like quarantines. But pu...

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Biden wins Democratic primary in SC, crucial Super Tuesday awaits candidates

Biden wins Democratic primary in SC, crucial Super Tuesday awaits candidates

And while one liberal billionaire has dropped out of the race , a far richer one - Michael Bloomberg - is poised to factor prominently in the election from this point forward after skipping ear...

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Cases could increase ‘1000-fold’ as COVID-19 mirrors flu outbreak

As of Saturday, the World Health Organization reported that there were more than 85,403 cases worldwide, from 46 countries. He added, "If we say there is a pandemic of coronavirus we are essential...

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Pakistan Confirms First Coronavirus Cases

Pakistan Confirms First Coronavirus Cases

The man went on a business trip to the Lombardy region in northern Italy from February 9 and returned to Brazil on Friday. What will coronavirus mean for NZ? Sao Paulo's stock exchange plummet...

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Tom Steyer Drops Out of the Democratic Primary

Tom Steyer Drops Out of the Democratic Primary

After spending almost $24 million on television advertising in the state, he finished behind former Vice President Joe Biden and Vermont Sen. Steyer campaigned hard in SC by flooding the airwaves ...

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China's Hubei reports 570 new coronavirus cases

Iran is preparing for the possibility of "tens of thousands" of people getting tested for the new coronavirus as the number of confirmed cases spiked again on Saturday, an official said, underscoring...

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O, how Obama could alter 2020 presidential race for Joe Biden

O, how Obama could alter 2020 presidential race for Joe Biden

Joe Biden is the projected victor of Saturday's (February 29) SC primary, according to the Associated Press . It also underscored Biden's popularity among black voters in a state where 60 percent o...

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World Health Organization chief: Outbreak could go in any direction

World Health Organization chief: Outbreak could go in any direction

Police have taken extreme actions to contain the virus, controlling the movement of individuals, temporarily shutting factories throughout the nation and quarantining central Hubei province, a vital i...

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Bloomberg in South Carolina: Not on the ballot and not liked

Sanders, the 78-year-old left-wing senator from Vermont, was next with around 20 per cent followed by billionaire activist Tom Steyer with around 11 percent. Sanders was hoping to deliver a respecta...

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Six people die in three road crashes in 24 hours

Six people die in three road crashes in 24 hours

Gardaí are now at the scene and the road is now closed and local diversions are in place. Six people have died in separate road crashes across three Irish counties. The collision occurred on the N54...

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South Korea reports 315 more coronavirus cases, total count rises to 2,337

The North has not reported any coronavirus cases , but there has been concern that the secretive, totalitarian country could be hiding an outbreak. Tests on about 1,300 Shincheonji members who have...

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United States expresses concern over arrest of Hong Kong publisher

United States expresses concern over arrest of Hong Kong publisher

The commissioner's office issued a statement Friday night in response to some USA congressmen's irresponsible remarks on Hong Kong police's legal action against Jimmy Lai Chee-ying, widely known...

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