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 2020-04-03 01:05 

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Samsung Electronics shuts US factory after two coronavirus cases...

Samsung Electronics said on Friday that it has suspended its home appliance factory in the United States after two of its workers had tested ......

 2020-04-03 00:55 

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Cricket: New Zealand tours in doubt, office avoids sackings...

WELLINGTON: New Zealand's winter tours to Netherlands, Scotland, Ireland and West Indies are in...

 2020-04-03 00:50 

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Carlos Tevez calls on footballers to help out more...

Argentine footballer Carlos Tevez said football must do more to help society's most disadvantaged sectors and called on his colleagues to get ......

 2020-04-03 00:39 

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Politics aside, US relies on China supplies to fight COVID-19: Experts...

US politicians have voiced fury over Beijing's handling of the coronavirus crisis but they face a harsh truth - the United States desperately ......

 2020-04-03 00:18 

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Brazil turns to China for help in coronavirus fight, eyes US cooperation...

Brazil faces a tense period in the coming weeks in its battle against the coronavirus, with supplies of medical and protective equipment running ......

 2020-04-03 00:11 

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France races to boost supplies of critical medications...

The French government is racing to try to ensure it can produce or procure itself certain medications as stocks run low due to the coronavirus ......

 2020-04-02 23:58 

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Washington, DC, needs 3,600 hospital beds for coronavirus peak: Mayor...

WASHINGTON: Washington, DC, needs an estimated 3,600 hospital beds within the next two weeks as it braces for a coronavirus outbreak, the mayor ......

 2020-04-02 23:45 

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Britain looking at COVID-19 immunity certificates but more research needed...

Britain is looking at issuing immunity certificates to people who have developed resistance to the coronavirus, but there needs to be more ......

 2020-04-02 23:41 

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Australia grapples with coronavirus case tracing as state border controls bolstered...

SYDNEY: The leader of Australia's most populous state, New South Wales, said on Friday (Apr 3) that authorities did not plan to impose further ......

 2020-04-02 23:36 

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Trump negative for coronavirus again, orders military to New York...

U.S. President Donald Trump said he underwent a second coronavirus test on Thursday, using a rapid diagnostic that produced a result in less than ......

 2020-04-02 23:26 

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Trump invokes Defense Production Act for ventilator manufacturing...

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Thursday (Apr 2) invoked the Defense Production Act to aid companies building ventilators for coronavirus ......

 2020-04-02 23:20 

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American Airlines slashes flights but has no plans to halt US service...

American Airlines Co said on Thursday it is cutting additional flights this summer as travel demand has drastically shrunk amid the coronavirus ......

 2020-04-02 23:20 

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Airline industry braces for prolonged recovery from coronavirus crisis...

A full airline industry recovery from the coronavirus looks prolonged at best, analysts said, as new data showed international seat capacity had ......

 2020-04-02 23:15 

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Football: Suarez 'hurt' by criticism of Barca players' pay cut delay...

MONTEVIDEO: Uruguay star Luis Suarez complained on Thursday (Apr 2) that he has been...

 2020-04-02 23:10 

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Italy's coronavirus deaths push higher, new cases hold steady...

The death toll from an outbreak of coronavirus in Italy has climbed by 760 to 13,915, the Civil Protection Agency said on Thursday, slightly ......

 2020-04-02 23:07 

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Egypt reports 86 new coronavirus cases...

Egypt reported on Thursday 86 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number to 865, the health ministry said, the highest daily jump since ......

 2020-04-02 22:40 

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GM rolls out safety protocols for ventilator-making workers...

General Motors Co on Thursday rolled out a series of safety measures for workers in Indiana who will make ventilators, outlining what could be a ......

 2020-04-02 22:35 

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Disney to furlough employees as coronavirus bites...

Walt Disney Co said on Thursday it would start furloughs of non-essential employees on April 19, citing the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on ......

 2020-04-02 22:30 

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Chipotle under pressure in New York over coronavirus sick leave...

Less than two months after settling with New York City regulators over paid sick leave, Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc is under pressure for its ......

 2020-04-02 22:23 

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US Navy relieves commander of coronavirus-stricken aircraft carrier...

WASHINGTON: The US Navy on Thursday (Apr 2) relieved the commander of the aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt, who wrote a scathing letter that ......

 2020-04-02 22:20 

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JPMorgan Chase probably unable to accept small business loan applications Friday: memo...

JPMorgan Chase & Co emailed many small business customers on Thursday to tell them it is still awaiting federal guidance on the small business ......

 2020-04-02 22:15 

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Commentary: Even with low prices, this is not the end of oil...

Even before COVID-19 and Russia's fall out with OPEC, the oil market was already facing a hostile landscape, says Dave Sivaprasad of Boston ......

 2020-04-02 22:13 

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Why more Singaporeans are making a mid-career switch to a new job...

SINGAPORE: Tender-hearted nurses that took care of his leukaemia-striken daughter, his mum and his father-in-law. A childhood dream to join the ......

 2020-04-02 22:13 

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Indonesia's economic stimulus not enough to stop layoffs, focus should be to contain COVID-19: Experts...

JAKARTA: Indonesia's US$24.2 billion healthcare budget and economic stimulus package may not be enough to weather the impact of COVID-19 and ......

 2020-04-02 22:13 

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Commentary: Japan hasn't declared a state of emergency over COVID-19. That's bad news...

Amid growing calls for a Tokyo lockdown, Japanese leaders have ruled out that option and demurred from declaring a state of emergency. Such ......

 2020-04-02 22:10 

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Fed balance sheet increases to record US$5.86 trillion...

The Federal Reserve's balance sheet increased to a record US$5.86 trillion this week and the central bank reported greater use of some of its ......

 2020-04-02 22:09 

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White House likely to advise people in coronavirus hot spots to wear masks...

WASHINGTON: The White House is expected to issue guidance for people in areas hard hit by the coronavirus to wear face masks to help stop the ......

 2020-04-02 22:09 

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White House likely to advise people in coronavirus hot spots to wear masks...

NEW YORK: New York mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday (Apr 2) urged all of the city's residents to cover their faces when outside and near others to ......

 2020-04-02 22:05 

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US gig workers seeking coronavirus jobless benefits hit bureaucratic wall...

Uber and Lyft drivers are hitting a wall in their efforts to apply for the coronavirus jobless benefits promised by Congress as state agencies say ......

 2020-04-02 21:40 

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European football focusing on restart in July and August...

REUTERS: European football, currently at a standstill because of the coronavirus, is focusing on a restart in July and August with clubs and ......

 2020-04-02 21:35 

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F1 driver Norris live shaves his head for charity...

McLaren Formula One driver Lando Norris fulfilled a fundraising pledge by shaving his head live on his Twitch streaming channel on Thursday, even ......

 2020-04-02 21:33 

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Global coronavirus cases top a million as Spain, Britain see record deaths...

WASHINGTON: Confirmed coronavirus cases around the world topped one million on Thursday (Apr 2) and the number of deaths soared past 50,000 as ......

 2020-04-02 21:00 

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In coronavirus fight, oft-criticized Facebook data aids US cities, states...

Infectious disease researchers are using Facebook Inc mobile location data to provide daily updates to U.S. cities and states evaluating the ......

 2020-04-02 20:59 

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Wall Street ends with mild gains, Dow up 2.3%...

NEW YORK: Wall Street stocks posted mild gains on Thursday (Apr 2) despite data showing another 6.65 million workers filed for jobless benefit ......

 2020-04-02 20:56 

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FCC proposes to fine TracFone Wireless US$6 million for subsidy violations...

The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday proposed to fine TracFone Wireless US$6 million for allegedly violating its rules governing the ......

 2020-04-02 20:40 

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US SEC delays ruling on controversial NYSE high-speed data plan...

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said it needs more time to decide whether to allow a plan by the New York Stock Exchange to offer a ......

 2020-04-02 20:35 

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Bed Bath sues 1-800-Flowers for trying to renege on deal over COVID-19...

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc has asked a judge to hold 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc to a US$252 million deal between the companies in what appears to one of ......

 2020-04-02 20:35 

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Instacart to distribute coronavirus safety kits after workers' strike...

U.S. online grocery delivery company Instacart said on Thursday it will distribute free health and safety kits to full-service shoppers, days ......

 2020-04-02 20:26 

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General Motors, Honda to jointly develop two new electric vehicles...

General Motors and Honda Motor Co Ltd said on Thursday the companies would jointly develop two new electric vehicles for Honda....

 2020-04-02 20:26 

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North Korea insists it is free of coronavirus...

SEOUL: North Korea remains totally free of the coronavirus, a senior health official in Pyongyang has insisted, despite mounting scepticism ......

 2020-04-02 20:26 

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North Korea insists it is free of coronavirus...

SEOUL: North Korea remains totally free of the coronavirus, a senior health official in Pyongyang has insisted, despite mounting scepticism ......

 2020-04-02 20:15 

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Tesla misses estimates for quarterly deliveries...

Tesla Inc on Thursday fell short of Wall Street estimates for first-quarter vehicle deliveries, due to the production disruptions and shutdowns ......

 2020-04-02 20:04 

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US officials redistribute protective gear seized from alleged hoarder...

WASHINGTON: US officials said on Thursday (Apr 2) they would distribute a stockpile of personal protective equipment, including 192,000 N95 ......

 2020-04-02 20:00 

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US unemployment to shoot up while GDP declines in second quarter: congressional estimators...

The U.S. unemployment rate will shoot past 10per cent in the second quarter and the growth rate of gross domestic product will decline by more ......

 2020-04-02 19:42 

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French nursing home deaths soar since coronavirus outbreak...

PARIS: Five hundred and seventy people have died in nursing homes in France's eastern region during the coronavirus outbreak, suggesting the ......

 2020-04-02 19:42 

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France's COVID-19 death toll jumps as nursing homes included...

PARIS: The coronavirus death count in France surged to nearly 5,400 people on Thursday (Apr 2) after the health ministry began including nursing ......

 2020-04-02 19:40 

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England players' association denies blocking wage deferrals...

The association representing England's professional footballers denied on Wednesday that it has blocked wage deferrals for players during the ......

 2020-04-02 19:40 

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Coronavirus punishes Warren Buffett's equity holdings...

The coronavirus pandemic may have erased around US$64 billion of value from Warren Buffett's equity portfolio at Berkshire Hathaway Inc , setting ......

 2020-04-02 19:30 

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US Air Force recommends paying Boeing up to US$924 million: sources...

The U.S. Air Force has recommended the release of up to US$924 million in payments to Boeing that were held back due to flaws in KC-46 air ......

 2020-04-02 19:30 

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US financial industry asking SEC to delay broker disclosure rule, citing coronavirus: sources...

The financial industry wants the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to hold off on parts of a new rule requiring brokers to disclose ......

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