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 2020-04-01 00:34 

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Rights, press groups condemn killing of Mexican journalist...

Human rights and press freedom groups are condemning the murder of a Mexican journalist, at least the 12th such killing since the current president took office in December 2018...

 2020-03-31 22:23 

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White House projects 100K to 240K US deaths from virus...

The White House is projecting 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in the U.S. from the coronavirus pandemic if current social distancing guidelines are maintained...

 2020-03-31 22:04 

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Coronavirus government response updates: Grim Trump says guidelines a 'matter of life and death'...

President Donald Trump has abruptly changed his messaging from...

 2020-03-31 22:02 

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White House projects 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in US from coronavirus pandemic if social distancing maintained...

White House projects 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in US from coronavirus pandemic if social distancing maintained...

 2020-03-31 21:59 

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Too little too late? Experts decry Mexico virus policy delay...

Mexico has started taking tougher measures against the coronavirus after weeks of its president hugging followers and saying religious medals would protect him...

 2020-03-31 21:54 

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First N95 medical mask imports finally reaching US...

The first shipments of N95 medical masks to reach the U.S. since February are arriving by plane and ship this week, and trucks are standing ready to get them to coronavirus hot spots around the country...

 2020-03-31 21:48 

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Hospitals overflowing with bodies in US epicenter of virus...

It has become a grim ritual outside New York City's hospitals: workers in protective gear loading the bodies of coronavirus victims into refrigerated trailers...

 2020-03-31 21:44 

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WATCH: Coronavirus daily update: March 31, 2020...

The latest news and biggest developments to keep you informed about the deadly pandemic....

 2020-03-31 21:44 

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Early divisions as Congress weighs next help for economy...

The bipartisan partnership that propelled a $2.2 trillion economic rescue package through Congress just days ago is already showing signs of strain...

 2020-03-31 21:39 

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[ International ]

Disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region holds elections...

Nagorno-Karabakh, a region of Azerbaijan controlled by ethnic Armenian forces backed by Armenia, has held presidential and parliamentary elections...

 2020-03-31 21:30 

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[ International ]

Toronto cancels city-led and permitted events to June 30...

Canada's largest city, Toronto, is canceling city-led and permitted events through June 30...

 2020-03-31 21:22 

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[ International ]

Toronto cancels city-led and permitted events to June 30...

Canada's largest city, Toronto, is canceling city-led and permitted events through June 30...

 2020-03-31 21:08 

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[ Health ]

Should you wear mask in public if not sick with coronavirus?...

If you're not sick with the new coronavirus, should you wear a mask in public...

 2020-03-31 20:43 

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Candid talk from Dr. Fauci about future restrictions, White House deliberations...

Videos of a conversation between Dr. Fauci and his NIH boss were posted online that include candid tyalk of future restrictions and White House deliberations....

 2020-03-31 20:31 

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[ Health ]

FDA changes boost alcohol for sanitizer from ethanol makers...

The Food and Drug Administration has relaxed regulations on the types of alcohol that can be used for hand sanitizer during a shortage caused by high demand from the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-03-31 19:52 

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After 'Zoom bombings', other incidents, FBI warns of videoconferencing hijacking amid coronavirus...

As more Americans rely on videoconferencing for work and to keep connected to love ones, the Federal Bureau of Investigation is warning of hijacks to network apps....

 2020-03-31 19:51 

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Captain of aircraft carrier struck by coronavirus wants sailors off ship...

The captain of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt is urging top Navy leaders to self-isolate most of his 5,000 sailors to slow the spread of the Corona Virus....

 2020-03-31 19:15 

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With families quarantined together, some police fear rise in domestic violence...

Police fear an increase in domestic violence amid widespread stay-at-home orders....

 2020-03-31 19:14 

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Trump's coronavirus team to reveal sobering data that drove decision to extend restrictions...

The administration is also considering whether everyone should wear a face mask....

 2020-03-31 18:59 

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School principal shares encouraging coronavirus-related acronym to help students through pandemic...

Belinda George, the principal at Homer Drive Elementary school in Beaumont, Texas, explains how she has adjust to virtual learning for her staff and students....

 2020-03-31 18:30 

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Kids under threat: Virus hitting juvenile detention centers...

For the tens of thousands of kids locked up in juvenile detention centers and other correctional facilities across America, the coronavirus is on its way...

 2020-03-31 18:22 

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[ International ]

Syria: Air defenses down missiles from Israeli warplanes...

State media reports that Syrian air defenses have opened fire on missiles launched from Israeli warplanes on the central province of Homs, shooting down some of them...

 2020-03-31 18:22 

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[ International ]

Facebook joins resistance to Bolsonaro virus claims...

Major social media companies are taking aim at Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's dismissal of social distancing, joining others in the country who are lining up against his controversial stance regarding the new coronavirus...

 2020-03-31 18:03 

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[ Health ]

Virus disrupts pregnancy plans, raises anxiety and questions...

The coronavirus is disrupting pregnancy plans for many U.S. women and adding anxiety and uncertainty to an already stressful time...

 2020-03-31 17:47 

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Ethiopia postpones major election because of coronavirus...

Ethiopia's election set for August has been postponed as the national election board says the coronavirus makes it impossible to prepare...

 2020-03-31 17:45 

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DOJ watchdog finds new errors in FBI's handling of surveillance warrants...

A new audit into the FBI's surveillance warrant application process uncovered a series of errors in 25 of 29 randomly selected cases....

 2020-03-31 17:04 

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[ Health ]

Las Vegas marking parking places for homeless encampment...

Homeless people in Las Vegas have been directed to sleep in rectangles painted on the pavement in a makeshift parking lot camp as a way to limit the spread of the coronavirus...

 2020-03-31 17:04 

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[ Health ]

Las Vegas marking parking places for homeless encampment...

Homeless people in Las Vegas have been directed to sleep in rectangles painted on the pavement in a makeshift parking lot camp as a way to limit the spread of the coronavirus...

 2020-03-31 16:58 

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[ International ]

UN begins home food drops for Gaza's needy to stem virus...

A U.N. aid agency has begun delivering food to the homes of impoverished Palestinians instead of making them pick up such parcels at crowded distribution centers...

 2020-03-31 16:52 

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Trump administration finalizes more lenient fuel economy rule, rolling back Obama-era policy...

The Trump administration will require car and truck companies to make modest improvements to reduce carbon dioxide emissions and fuel economy standards....

 2020-03-31 16:43 

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[ Health ]

Viral virus briefing: Where science meets all things Trump...

You could say the White House virus briefings have gone viral...

 2020-03-31 16:28 

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'Draft Cuomo 2020' groundswell emerges amid the New York governor's coronavirus response...
 2020-03-31 16:24 

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[ Health ]

McConnell: Impeachment 'diverted attention' from coronavirus...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says President Donald Trump's impeachment trial distracted the federal government from paying attention to the novel coronavirus as it reached the United States in January...

 2020-03-31 15:47 

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[ International ]

Poland to seek $1.5 billion from Russia's Gazprom...

Poland's state gas company says it will seek $1.5 billion from Russia's Gazprom after an international arbitration court in Stockholm said Gazprom was overcharging Poland...

 2020-03-31 15:33 

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Kim Kardashian West opens up about self-quarantining with family, fight with Kourtney and push for prison reform...

Kim Kardashian West joined...

 2020-03-31 15:29 

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[ Health ]

Un-baaaaa-lievable: Goats invade locked-down Welsh town...

They, at least, are enjoying lockdown...

 2020-03-31 15:27 

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[ International ]

Virus slump expected to rival big recessions in history...

The coronavirus-related recessions around the world are going to be bad...

 2020-03-31 14:57 

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Nurse 'terrified' to return to work in ICU after aunt's COVID-19 death...

She said her aunt in Miami -- Araceli Buendia Ilagan, 63 -- had spoken to her and mentored her on caring for patients during their last chat. Buendia Ilagan died Friday....

 2020-03-31 14:57 

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[ International ]

TC Energy going ahead with Keystone XL pipeline...

TC Energy Corp. is giving the go ahead for construction of its US$8-billion Keystone XL Pipeline project...

 2020-03-31 14:55 

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[ Health ]

Wuhan's favorite noodles are back as virus-hit city recovers...

The reappearance of Wuhan's favorite noodles is a tasty sign that life is slowly returning to normal in the Chinese city at the epicenter of the global coronavirus outbreak...

 2020-03-31 14:50 

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Coronavirus government response updates: Fauci says masks for all under 'very active consideration'...

President Donald Trump has abruptly changed his messaging from...

 2020-03-31 14:43 

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[ International ]

13-year-old shot dead; Kenyan police enforcing curfew blamed...

The family of a 13-year-old boy is in mourning after police in Kenya's capital are accused of shooting him dead while enforcing a coronavirus curfew...

 2020-03-31 14:12 

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Federal Reserve to set up lending facility for central banks...

The Federal Reserve is intervening once again to try to smooth out the world's lending markets, this time by lending dollars to other central banks in exchange for Treasurys...

 2020-03-31 14:06 

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[ International ]

Taliban team arrives in Kabul to monitor prisoner release...

A Taliban spokesman says a three-member technical team has arrived in the Afghan capital...

 2020-03-31 13:32 

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[ Health ]

NYC reports 1st coronavirus death of a person under 18...

New York City reported its first coronavirus death of a person under 18 years old...

 2020-03-31 13:15 

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[ International ]

EU chief: Fighting virus should not erode democratic rights...

The European Union's top official is urging member countries to respect the bloc's core values amid fears that restrictions imposed by some national governments to combat the novel coronavirus pandemic could erode democracy across the continent...

 2020-03-31 13:09 

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[ International ]

Explosion in Turkey damages natural gas pipeline from Iran...

An explosion in eastern Turkey has damaged a natural gas pipeline and halted gas flows from Iran...

 2020-03-31 13:06 

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Severe weather threatens South with tornado threat; New Storm in West could bring feet of snow...

Today we are watching the South for severe weather today and the West for possible feet of snow....

 2020-03-31 12:58 

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[ Health ]

What you need to know today about the virus outbreak...

The mounting death toll from the virus outbreak in the United States has it poised to overtake China's tally of 3,300 deaths, with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo saying up to 1 million more health care workers are needed in the city. "Please come help...

 2020-03-31 11:59 

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[ International ]

Workers find mortar shell near Greek parliament in Athens...

Police in Greece have cordoned off an area near the country's parliament after workers found what is believed to be a decades-old mortar shell while doing water line maintenance...

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