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China to expel USA journalists as countermeasure

China to expel USA journalists as countermeasure

Those journalists would be limited from working in China, including in Hong Kong, where mass protests a year ago fueled by a growing democracy and independence movement brought increasingly critic...

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Porter Airlines suspending all service due to coronavirus pandemic

Porter Airlines suspending all service due to coronavirus pandemic

According to the post, to continue repatriation efforts of bringing citizens overseas back to Canada, as well as to facilitate the movement of necessary goods and cargo during the coronavirus pandem...

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Doug Ford declares State of Emergency for Ontario

Doug Ford declares State of Emergency for Ontario

Essential services, like grocery stores, will continue to be open. "We are acting on the best advice of our Chief Medical Officer of Health and other leading public health officials across the provi...

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Renters affected by COVID-19 will be protected, says Boris Johnson

Renters affected by COVID-19 will be protected, says Boris Johnson

American officials said the report also shaped the White House's response, prompting the authorities to strengthen their social distancing measures. A modelling study, by a team led by a professor o...

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McConnell: Senate will vote Wednesday on House-passed coronavirus relief

McConnell: Senate will vote Wednesday on House-passed coronavirus relief

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said the Senate would move ahead with a vote on the House's coronavirus response bill, and urged his Republican colleagues to withhold their objections ...

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Johnson Closes U.K. Schools and Threatens to Lock Down London

On Wednesday, Education Secretary Gavin Williamson ordered schools in England to shut. The government has not said when the schools will be able to reopen, beyond that it will be "until further noti...

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Prison visits suspended until further notice

Prison visits suspended until further notice

The Prisons department of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana suspended interviews and mulaqat with the prisoners until the situations improve. The Prison Service said additionally, visitors will be subjec...

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Trump officially cinches Republican Party nomination

Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld has one delegate and the rest are the president's. Former vice president Joe Biden won the Democratic primaries in Florida and IL on Tuesday over Vermont Senator...

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5.7-Magnitude Quake Strikes Near Salt Lake City

5.7-Magnitude Quake Strikes Near Salt Lake City

In an email statement, school officials said they had sent staff home and were evaluating the damage and safety risks to district buildings with the hope of resuming food delivery and other programs ...

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Bernie Sanders proposes $2,000 a month payment to Americans amid coronavirus

Bernie Sanders proposes $2,000 a month payment to Americans amid coronavirus

He also appeared to chip away at Sanders' previous advantage with Hispanics that helped him win Nevada and California early in the race. The former vice president handily won Florida, Illinois ...

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Chancellor announces business rate holiday for retailers

Chancellor announces business rate holiday for retailers

Mr Sunak said: 'We will do whatever it takes to protect our people and businesses from the effects of this global economic emergency brought on by the Coronavirus pandemic. A number of private lende...

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Australia advises citizens not to travel overseas

Australia advises citizens not to travel overseas

The pre-existing ban restricting mass gatherings to 500 people will remain in place for all outdoor events. Schools, universities, childcare facilities, airports, public transport, medical and eme...

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Coronavirus: Schools to close until further notice from Friday

Coronavirus: Schools to close until further notice from Friday

Johnson also said, that children should not be left with older grandparents or older relatives who may be particularly vulnerable to the coronavirus . The government says it plans to more than double...

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Coronavirus: France orders 15-day lockdown, bans public gatherings

Coronavirus: France orders 15-day lockdown, bans public gatherings

In the 20-minute address to the nation, he said the French had to "severely restrict movements for the next 15 days at least" and limit social contacts as much as possible. "There was something sh...

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Beijing Hits Back After Trump Tweets About 'The Chinese Virus'

Beijing Hits Back After Trump Tweets About 'The Chinese Virus'

China waited months to alert the people of Wuhan to an infectious disease spreading, allowing locals to attend mass events that helped the virus spread. Meanwhile, Beijing, who has been accused o...

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Artist stranded on Braemar cruise ship

Artist stranded on Braemar cruise ship

New passengers boarded and the ship headed for Jamaica as it continued to the Western Caribbean and Central America. Fred Olsen ship Braemar is now docked in the Bahamas and is receiving medical s...

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Joe Biden coughs into his hand as he answers coronavirus question

Joe Biden coughs into his hand as he answers coronavirus question

Sanders responded that some Americans wouldn't receive comprehensive coverage without his plan - and launched an attack at Biden. Indeed, the stakes in the race for the Democratic presidential nomin...

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Russian Federation deploying coronavirus disinformation to sow panic in West, EU document says

Russian Federation deploying coronavirus disinformation to sow panic in West, EU document says

It states that pro-Kremlin media outlets "have been prominent in spreading disinformation about the coronavirus, with the aim to aggravate the public health crisis in Western countries, specifically b...

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President Trump wins Republican presidential primary in Illinois, GOP nomination

President Trump wins Republican presidential primary in Illinois, GOP nomination

His campaign says it shows the enthusiasm of his voters and how unified Republicans are behind him as Democrats continue to wage a contested primary contest. His re-nomination came much faster than in...

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Italy Reports 345 New Coronavirus Deaths, Total Count Reaches 2,503

Italy Reports 345 New Coronavirus Deaths, Total Count Reaches 2,503

The Italian financial capital's Lombardy region recorded 1,420 deaths, of 66% of Italy's total - about the same share it has had throughout the crisis. Fatalities in Italy's coronavirus outbreak...

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Biden crushes Sanders in Florida and IL primaries

Biden crushes Sanders in Florida and IL primaries

Illinois, Florida and Arizona went ahead, instituting some new safety measures for voters and poll workers. A string of Biden victories, coupled with the moves by states to postpone their primarie...

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Viral: Penguins Visit Other Animals At Aquarium Shut Due To Coronavirus

Viral: Penguins Visit Other Animals At Aquarium Shut Due To Coronavirus

The aquarium was soon inundated with requests for more ("we need daily [updates]", one user pleaded), to which the aquarium responded by confirming that its "animal caretakers are planning even more c...

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New Zealand announces 'world's toughest border restrictions' to fight coronavirus

New Zealand announces 'world's toughest border restrictions' to fight coronavirus

A national memorial in New Zealand to commemorate the 51 individuals who had been killed when a gunman assaulted two mosques annually past was canceled as a result of concern over the new coronavir...

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Citing Security, Feds Drop Case Against Russians Linked To Election Interference

Citing Security, Feds Drop Case Against Russians Linked To Election Interference

The team that made a decision to call off the indictment against the company included two prosecutors who were part of Mueller's investigation. Even though the court allow Concord out of the cas...

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Northeastern Student Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Northeastern Student Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Students will now finish the rest of the Spring 2020 semester online. It requires us to make significant changes to honor our most important principles: "protecting the health, safety, and well-being ...

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Biden Takes 153-Delegate Lead Into Super Tuesday III

Biden Takes 153-Delegate Lead Into Super Tuesday III

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine said the state's primary election can not be held as scheduled after the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) urged against any gatherings nationwide of 50 people or mor...

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54 new cases of coronavirus confirmed in Ireland bringing total to 223

54 new cases of coronavirus confirmed in Ireland bringing total to 223

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has told the Cabinet "we are engaged in a war" against the coronavirus as 10 new cases are confirmed in Northern Ireland. There have been two deaths associated with COVID-...

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COVID-19: European Union proposes 30-day border shutdown

COVID-19: European Union proposes 30-day border shutdown

Ursula von der Leyen , the president of the commission, said the temporary ban was needed to prevent the outbreak spreading inside and outside the bloc. might die if the country did not suppress its s...

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Aussie travellers must return NOW before borders shut

Aussie travellers must return NOW before borders shut

Europe has become the epicenter of the disease as the number of cases worldwide is approaching 200,000 with nearly 8,000 deaths. "We now advise all Australians to reconsider your need for overseas t...

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France and most European Union nations close borders for 30 days

France and most European Union nations close borders for 30 days

Most shops, restaurants and tourist sites in the world's most visited country are already shuttered, but in some areas desperate shoppers crowded supermarkets before the new rules took effect. "People...

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Tri-State Area Governors Announce Closure of All Bars, Gyms, Theaters, Casinos

Tri-State Area Governors Announce Closure of All Bars, Gyms, Theaters, Casinos

Michiganders are tough and we are going to get through this, but it will require everyone doing their part. There are at least 950 confirmed cases in the state, with seven deaths reported in New Yo...

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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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