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U.S. coronavirus hotspots grow as Italy passes 10,000 deaths

26 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

By KAT STAFFORD and MARTHA IRVINE DETROIT - As the United States led the world with confirmed coronavirus cases, cities such as Detroit, Chicago and New Orleans grew as...
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86 UN staffers have tested positive for COVID-19 worldwide

86 UN staffers have tested positive for COVID-19 worldwide

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

Most of the cases are in Europe, but others also are popping up in the United States, Asia and Africa, U.N. spokesman Stephane Dujarric said.
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U.S. hotspots grow as virus cases surpass 620,000 globally

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By KAT STAFFORD and MARTHA IRVINE DETROIT - As confirmed coronavirus cases in the United States led the world - with more than 105,000 infections - cities such as Detroit...
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Albania flies 30 doctors to Italy to help with coronavirus crisis

4 hours ago   |   National Post

TIRANA - Albania, one of the poorest countries in Europe, flew a team of doctors and nurses to neighboring Italy on Saturday to help it deal with the coronavirus pandemic as...
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Two patients with Covid-19 die in Russia as country registers 228 new cases, total now 1,264

Two patients with Covid-19 die in Russia as country registers 228 new cases, total now 1,264

6 hours ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

Two people in Russia have died after being infected with coronavirus. The precise cause of death in each case is still being determined, but they could potentially bring the...
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In Spain, austerity legacy cripples coronavirus fight

In Spain, austerity legacy cripples coronavirus fight

6 hours ago   |   Politico

MADRID - The staggering rate of coronavirus infections in Spain - where nearly 5,000 people have died since the start of the outbreak - has trained a spotlight on a health care...
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Coronavirus infections top 600,000 globally with long fight ahead

6 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

By GEIR MOULSON and MATT SEDENSKY BERLIN - The number of confirmed coronavirus infections worldwide topped 600,000 on Saturday as new cases stacked up quickly in Europe and the...
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Coronavirus cases top 600K worldwide

Coronavirus cases top 600K worldwide

8 hours ago   |   New York Post

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases worldwide topped 600,000 early Saturday, as the death toll shot over 28,000. The total stood at 607,965 as the sun rose on the East...
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‘Après-ski is a virus spewer': Health officials shut down this Austrian Alps village over coronavirus fears

‘Après-ski is a virus spewer': Health officials shut down this Austrian Alps village over coronavirus fears

10 hours ago   |   Fortune

Lured by its lively reputation, tourists like to pile into the Kitzloch bar for rollicking music and filling Teutonic food after a long day hitting the slopes in the Austrian...
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How Do You Report on Football When There's No Football to Report On?

10 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Fans around Europe desperate for a football fix were spoilt for choice last weekend. The only problem was that none of the football being shown on television was live...
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President considering short-term quarantine for New York, nearby areas

President considering short-term quarantine for New York, nearby areas

The president said he was considering some type of enforceable quarantine to prevent people in New York and parts of New Jersey and Connecticut from traveling. Read more ...

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

The man's generosity meant 20 staffers at the restaurant each got an extra $500 just before they were laid off. Read more ...

Trump Considering Quarantine Of New York And Surrounding Areas

Trump Considering Quarantine Of New York And Surrounding Areas

The president said that he would like to see a short-term quarantine of New York, which is the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in the U.S. Read more ...

The Latest: 2nd Avalanche player tests positive, 4th in NHL

The Latest: 2nd Avalanche player tests positive, 4th in NHL

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: Read more ...

Ex-Senator Liked to Beat 'My Head Against a Wall'

Ex-Senator Liked to Beat 'My Head Against a Wall'

Former US Sen. Tom Coburn, an Oklahoma family doctor who earned a reputation as a conservative political maverick as he railed against federal earmarks and subsidies for the... Read more ...

Former Astros slugger Evan Gattis explains purchase of 'snitches get...

Former Astros slugger Evan Gattis explains purchase of 'snitches get stitches' glass featuring Mike Fiers

Mike Fiers, who played for the Astros from 2015-17, told The Athletic in November that Houston electronically stole signs in 2017. Read more ...

Former Sen. Tom Coburn, Fiscal Hawk And 'Dr. No,' Dies At 72

Former Sen. Tom Coburn, Fiscal Hawk And 'Dr. No,' Dies At 72

The Republican from Oklahoma died Saturday after a fight with prostate cancer. During his time in Congress, Coburn earned a reputation for fighting spending, no matter whom he... Read more ...

Canada to ban passengers with Covid-19 symptoms from domestic flights, trains

Canada to ban passengers with Covid-19 symptoms from domestic flights, trains

Canada will ban travelers showing any symptoms associated with Covid-19 from domestic flights and trains beginning Monday at noon, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced... Read more ...

Pennsylvania reinforcing health care system to fight COVID-19; increasing...

Pennsylvania reinforcing health care system to fight COVID-19; increasing number of workers, supplies

As Pennsylvania's frontline health care workers tirelessly care for patients amid the COVID-19 outbreak, Gov. Wolf is acting to reinforce their ranks by increasing the number... Read more ...

Iowa Department of Health reports 64 new COVID-19 cases Saturday

Iowa Department of Health reports 64 new COVID-19 cases Saturday

The Iowa Department of Public Health reported 64 additional positive cases of Iowans with COVID-19 Saturday. Read more ...