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Weymouth schools staffer being monitored for coronavirus

45 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

A Weymouth Public Schools employee who just returned from a trip abroad with a fever is now under self-quarantine as authorities monitor the person for coronavirus. A staffer...
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Orlando woman spent 2 weeks under self-quarantine after China trip

Orlando woman spent 2 weeks under self-quarantine after China trip

51 minutes ago   |   WESH

A Central Florida woman is talking about the two weeks she spent self-quarantined after returning from teaching abroad in China.
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We Don't Really Know How Many People Have Coronavirus

57 minutes ago   |   NY Times

In an era when we get flash-flood warnings on phones, why is data on the new coronavirus so limited?
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The year's biggest video game development trade show just got 'postponed' due to concerns over the ongoing coronavirus outbreak

The year's biggest video game development trade show just got 'postponed' due to concerns over the ongoing coronavirus outbreak

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

For the first time in over 30 years, the annual Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, California is "postponed" until this summer due to the ongoing outbreak of...
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How Bad Could It Get? Companies Gauge the Coronavirus Impact

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

How businesses react to the outbreak could help determine if the economy slides into a recession.
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U.S. moves high-level U.S. meeting on China tech, possible new Huawei curbs to March: sources

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

Trump administration officials have rescheduled for March 11 a critical meeting to discuss potential new U.S. restrictions on sales of technology to Huawei and China, people...
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What the WHO learned about COVID-19 on its research mission to China

2 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - Renowned Canadian epidemiologist Dr. Bruce Aylward led a team of researchers into China earlier this month to study the novel coronavirus on behalf of the World Health...
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In China's War on the Coronavirus, a Community Is Besieged

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

The people of Zuoling, a suburb of Wuhan, have gone through a gamut of emotions as the epidemic raged: from complacency, to alarm, and finally, to anger.
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Trump pushing for three-way arms control with Russia, China

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration has informed Moscow that the U.S. is open to holding a summit with other permanent members of the United Nations Security Council in hopes...
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Hollywood reacts to coronavirus by moving release dates, canceling Chinese premieres

2 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

As coronavirus continues to spread, Hollywood studios are altering plans for foreign releases and outright canceling certain premieres in Asia. With movie theaters in China...
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Report: Los Angeles deputies shared Kobe Bryant crash photos

Report: Los Angeles deputies shared Kobe Bryant crash photos

Authorities are investigating whether deputies shared graphic photos of the helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter and seven others. Read more ...

This gymnast's Beyoncé-inspired routine is the internet's latest obsession

This gymnast's Beyoncé-inspired routine is the internet's latest obsession

When Nia Dennis finished her all-Beyonce floor routine at UCLA's dual meet against Utah, she placed a crown on her head. The tiara was well deserved. Read more ...

Stocks, Dow Sink As Coronavirus Fears Continue Driving Economic Uncertainty

Stocks, Dow Sink As Coronavirus Fears Continue Driving Economic Uncertainty

Some indexes are set to close out their worst week since the depths of the financial crisis in 2008. Read more ...

Some fans mistake Garth Brooks' Barry Sanders jersey for Bernie Sanders

Some fans mistake Garth Brooks' Barry Sanders jersey for Bernie Sanders

Brooks posted a photo of him wearing the jersey on his Instagram page. Some fans thought his jersey was in support of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. Read more ...

Court temporarily halts President Trump's ‘Remain in Mexico' policy

Court temporarily halts President Trump's ‘Remain in Mexico' policy

A federal appeals court has temporarily halted a major Trump administration policy to make asylum seekers wait in Mexico while their cases wind through U.S. immigration courts. Read more ...

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This mom danced with her 2-year-old son in case his wedding never comes

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House passes sweeping restrictions on flavored vaping and tobacco products

House passes sweeping restrictions on flavored vaping and tobacco products

The legislation seeks to ban flavored tobacco products, including menthol-flavored vaping products and cigarettes. Read more ...

Court temporarily halts President Trump's ‘Remain in Mexico' policy

Court temporarily halts President Trump's ‘Remain in Mexico' policy

A federal appeals court has temporarily halted a major Trump administration policy to make asylum seekers wait in Mexico while their cases wind through U.S. immigration courts. Read more ...

Second time's a charm? Trump nominates Texas congressman Ratcliffe as DNI...

Second time's a charm? Trump nominates Texas congressman Ratcliffe as DNI chief AGAIN

US President Donald Trump has tapped Rep. John Ratcliffe to be the new Director of National Intelligence, pending Senate confirmation. Ratcliffe had bowed out of the nomination... Read more ...