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 2020-02-17 09:41 

Reuters

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CPPCC studying possibility of postponing annual meeting: state media...

The Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), China's top political consultative body, is studying whether to postpone its annual meeting, state-run CCTV reported on Monday....

 2020-02-17 09:32 

Reuters

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U.S. State Dept. says fourteen test positive for coronavirus from cruise ship in Japan...

Fourteen U.S. citizens tested positive for the new coronavirus during the evacuation of over 300 U.S. nationals and their family members from a quarantined ship in Japan, the U.S. State Department said on Monday....

 2020-02-17 09:11 

Reuters

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Factbox: Coronavirus forces delay of trade fairs and conferences...

Over two dozen large trade fairs and industry conferences in China and overseas have been postponed due to travel curbs and concerns about the spread of the 2019 coronavirus, potentially disrupting billions of dollars' worth of deals....

 2020-02-17 09:00 

Reuters

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Additional 99 virus infections confirmed on cruise ship in Japan: reports...

An additional 99 people on a quarantined cruise ship off Yokohama have been confirmed to have been infected with the coronavirus, Japanese media reported on Monday....

 2020-02-17 09:00 

CBC

'I thought I was going to die': Canadian farmers open up about struggles with mental health...

People should feel comfortable reaching out for help with mental health issues, says farmer who is pushing back against those who've told him he should just suck it up....

 2020-02-17 08:22 

Medical Daily

Asian Teen Assaulted In LA Over Coronavirus Fears...

According to a release from the local authorities, a 16-year-old Asian student in Los Angeles County was apparently sent to the emergency room after being assaulted and bullied over unproven and...

 2020-02-17 08:19 

Reuters

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Virus deals new blow to Cambodian city bound to China...

An influx of Chinese that some Cambodians resented for bringing noise, dust and chaos to the port of Sihanoukville, is the cause of more pain now that it has gone into reverse....

 2020-02-17 08:12 

Reuters

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U.S. firms in China report staff shortages, say coronavirus hitting global operations: AmCham...

Nearly half of the U.S. companies in China say their global operations are already seeing an impact from business shutdowns due to the coronavirus epidemic, according to a poll by Shanghai's American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham)....

 2020-02-17 08:09 

Reuters

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China parliament may delay key annual March session: Xinhua...

The Chinese parliament's top committee will meet on Feb. 24 to discuss whether to delay the annual March meeting of the full parliament, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Monday, amid the country's coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-02-17 08:07 

ABC News (US)

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Trading quarantines, Americans from cruise land in US...

One of two charter flights carrying cruise ship passengers from Japan landed at a California air force base early Monday...

 2020-02-17 08:06 

Medical Daily

Coronavirus Update: When Can We Expect Vaccine?...

Is a coronavirus vaccine on the horizon already or do we have to wait a little bit longer?...

 2020-02-17 07:38 

Medical Daily

Woman Gives Birth To Miracle Baby Despite Rare Uterine Cancer...

In recent positive news, a woman from Wisconsin was reportedly able to make two really great achievements in her life: She managed to beat a rare form of cancer and gave birth to a miracle baby....

 2020-02-17 07:14 

Medical Daily

Best Places To Go Dinosaur Hunting This 2020...

These places are dotted with skeletal remains of various dinosaur species....

 2020-02-17 06:46 

AP

Toxic gas leak kills 5, sickens dozens in Karachi port city...

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A toxic gas leak killed five people and sickened dozens of others in a coastal residential area in Pakistan's port city of Karachi, police said Monday.The source......

 2020-02-17 06:45 

AP

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's exaggerations on Roger Stone sentence...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is misrepresenting the Justice Department's handling of the legal case of his confidant, Roger Stone.He's suggesting rampant bias in the......

 2020-02-17 06:40 

ABC News (US)

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211M gallons of sewage spilled into Florida city waterways...

Fort Lauderdale officials say 211.6 million gallons of sewage has spilled into Fort Lauderdale waterways in the past few months...

 2020-02-17 06:08 

Reuters

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Thailand reports new coronavirus case, to increase entry screening...

Thailand said on Monday it had recorded one new case of the coronavirus and was increasing screening of visitors from Singapore and Japan entering the country in response to the widening outbreak....

 2020-02-17 06:08 

Reuters

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Factbox: Latest on coronavirus spreading in China and beyond...

Here are the latest developments around the coronavirus outbreak:...

 2020-02-17 05:57 

AP

New virus has infected more than 71,000 people globally...

A viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 71,000 people globally. The World Health Organization has named the illness COVID-19, referring to its origin late last year and the......

 2020-02-17 05:16 

Medical Daily

Surprising Reasons Why Nightmares Are Actually Good For You...

Occasional nightmares help you be prepared for real-life threats....

 2020-02-17 05:01 

ABC News (US)

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New virus has infected more than 71,000 people globally...

A viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 71,000 people globally...

 2020-02-17 04:02 

Reuters

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Backstory - 'This is a special time': Reporting from the edge of China's virus lockdown...

It was a late afternoon on a blue-sky day in Jiujiang, a city that borders Hubei, the central Chinese province worst hit by the coronavirus....

 2020-02-17 03:23 

Reuters

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Scramble to track Cambodia cruise ship passengers after coronavirus case reported...

Holland America Line said it is working with governments and health experts to track passengers who disembarked from its Westerdam cruise ship docked in Cambodia after an American woman tested positive for coronavirus in Malaysia....

 2020-02-17 01:37 

Reuters

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China reports 105 new deaths from coronavirus on mainland on Feb. 16...

The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China reached 1,770 as of the end of Sunday, up by 105 from the previous day, the country's National Health Commission said on Monday morning....

 2020-02-17 01:31 

ABC News (US)

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China sees rise in new virus cases, death toll rises by 105...

Mainland China has reported a slight upturn in new virus cases and an increase by 105 in deaths caused by the illness for a total of 1,770 since the outbreak began...

 2020-02-17 01:05 

Medical Daily

US Army Prepares To Handle Potential Pandemic...

U.S. Northern Command is bracing itself for the potential pandemic after an executive order by the Joint Staff directed them to execute a plan....

 2020-02-17 01:04 

ABC News (US)

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Mainland China sees slight upturn in new virus cases, death toll rises by 105 to 1,770...

Mainland China sees slight upturn in new virus cases, death toll rises by 105 to 1,770...

 2020-02-17 00:51 

Medical Daily

Chinese Media Company Averts Financial Disaster, Releases Movie On TikTok Amid COVID-19 Outbreak...

The Chinese movie industry is currently facing losses since public spaces have been shut down amid the COVID-19 outbreak....

 2020-02-17 00:35 

Reuters

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Coronavirus cases rise again in China's Hubei province...

The number of reported new cases of coronavirus in China's Hubei province rose on Monday after two days of falls, as authorities imposed tough new restrictions on movement to prevent the spread of the disease which has now killed more than 1,700 peopl...

 2020-02-16 22:44 

Men's Health News

Watch Dr. Pimple Popper Puncture An Explosive 'Coconut Oil' Cyst...

In a new Instagram video, Dr. Pimple Popper—aka, dermatologist and TLC host Dr. Sandra Lee, MD—punctures an oily steatocystoma that's ready to burst....

 2020-02-16 22:25 

Reuters

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Virus spreads on cruise ship in Japan, U.S. passengers flying home...

Hundreds of passengers were preparing to be evacuated from a cruise ship on Sunday after spending two weeks under quarantine off Japan over the coronavirus, with Americans flying home on chartered evacuation planes early Monday morning....

 2020-02-16 19:02 

Men's Health News

Watch The Mountain Set an Unofficial Deadlift World Record...

In a new YouTube video, Hafthor Bjornsson—aka The Mountain from Game of Thrones—set a new unofficial deadlift world record....

 2020-02-16 18:32 

Reuters

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Americans disembark from virus-hit cruise; China says new cases slow...

American passengers were taken off a cruise liner on Sunday to fly home after being quarantined for two weeks off Japan, while China said the rate of new coronavirus cases had slowed, calling that proof its steps to fight the outbreak were working....

 2020-02-16 17:46 

ABC News (US)

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Americans in Japan to trade one quarantine for another...

A group of Americans are cutting short a 14-day quarantine on the Diamond Princess cruise ship in the port of Yokohama, near Tokyo, to be whisked back to America...

 2020-02-16 17:44 

USA Today

A test for 'bubble boy disease' saved this boy's life. It launched an international movement....

Now, he's a healthy 11-year-old. But a test he underwent as a newborn sparked a movement that has spread across the U.S. and around the world....

 2020-02-16 16:40 

Men's Health News

Calculate Your Exact Chance of Falling in Love This Valentine's Day...

A physicist has developed an online tool to help you calculate your chances of falling in love. It's based on the...

 2020-02-16 16:30 

Men's Health News

Want $125k? Just Donate Your Face to Some Humanoid Robots...

Additive manufacturing company Geomiq is asking for volunteers to send in photos of their face to be considered for a new line of humanoid robots. Bad idea!...

 2020-02-16 16:06 

AP

Record numbers enroll in Massachusetts Health Connector...

Boston (AP) — A record number of residents have enrolled in the Massachusetts Health Connector during the open enrollment period.Officials said more than 312,000 people now have access to......

 2020-02-16 15:57 

Men's Health News

John Cena Demonstrates How to Use the 'Van Damme' Split Machine During a Workout...

Actor John Cena and WWE Champion Sheamus, aka The Celtic Warrior, end their workout with the ultimate stretch, using the 'Van Damme' split machine....

 2020-02-16 15:56 

Men's Health News

John Krasinski Would Very Much Like to Be Part of the MCU's New Fantastic Four...

John Krasinski has said that he would very much like to play Mr Fantastic, Reed Richards, in the Marvel Cinematic Universe's new version of the Fantastic Four....

 2020-02-16 15:46 

Men's Health News

Watch This Cyst Spit Chunky 'Cheese' at Dr. Pimple Popper...

In a new Instagram video, Dr. Pimple Popper—aka, dermatologist and TLC host Dr. Sandra Lee, MD—squeezes a cyst that isn't afraid to hock a loogie....

 2020-02-16 15:00 

NJ.com

The coronavirus outbreak's latest casualty? The tourism industry....

The coronavirus outbreak, which has showed no signs of slowing, has been upending the travel industry....

 2020-02-16 15:00 

Men's Health News

Watch Strongman Eddie Hall Struggle His Way Through an Assault Course...

Former World's Strongest Man Eddie Hall competes against Ross Edgley in an assault course, resulting in him getting stuck in a pipe. Twice....

 2020-02-16 14:30 

ABC News (US)

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Virus renews safety concerns about slaughtering wild animals...

Many people in China are calling for a temporary ban on the wildlife trade to be made permanent as the coronavirus spreads...

 2020-02-16 14:08 

ABC News (US)

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Quarantine ends for Germans; Italy to fly citizens from ship...

More than 100 Germans evacuated from the hard-hit Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicenter of a new coronavirus outbreak, were set to end their prescribed 14-day quarantine period on Sunday...

 2020-02-16 14:00 

Men's Health News

Blast Your Entire Body in 20 Minutes With This Dumbbell Superset Workout...

Build muscle and strength with minimal equipment in less than a half-hour with this superset workout from Men's Health fitness director Ebenezer Samuel....

 2020-02-16 14:00 

Men's Health News

Watch What Happened When This Guy Walked for 24 Hours Straight...

YouTuber Jonne, aka The Unlazy Way, tried to complete Route 2000, the longest hiking trail in Helsinki, in 24 hours, causing blisters, swelling, and chafing....

 2020-02-16 13:31 

Reuters

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Virus spreads on ship in Japan, American passengers set to disembark...

Hundreds of passengers were preparing to be evacuated from a cruise ship on Sunday after spending two weeks under quarantine off Japan over the coronavirus, with Americans expected to begin flying home on chartered planes as soon as Sunday evening....

 2020-02-16 12:49 

Reuters

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Taiwan's confirms first coronavirus death on island, cases at 20...

A taxi driver has died from the coronavirus in Taiwan, marking the first such death on the island and the fifth fatality outside mainland China from an epidemic that has curbed travel and disrupted global supply chains....

 2020-02-16 11:56 

Reuters

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Latest on coronavirus spreading in China and beyond...

Here are latest developments around the coronavirus outbreak:...

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