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Passengers depart docked ship after virus quarantine ends

5 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

By MARI YAMAGUCHI and FOSTER KLUG YOKOHAMA, Japan - About 500 passengers left the cruise ship Diamond Princess on Wednesday at the end of a much-criticized two-week quarantine...
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Stocks scale fresh peaks on slowing virus, dollar gains

7 minutes ago   |   Reuters

The dollar gained while U.S. and European equity indexes scaled fresh peaks on Wednesday after China reported another decline in new coronavirus cases and on expectations of...
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Computer breach exposes Community Care Physicians patients' info

7 minutes ago   |   Times Union

ALBANY - A number of Community Care Physicians patients may have had their protected health information, date of birth, and insurance coverage exposed during a hack of...
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Gold spikes to a nearly 7-year high as investors flee to safety amid coronavirus worries

Gold spikes to a nearly 7-year high as investors flee to safety amid coronavirus worries

40 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Gold soared as high as $1,611.10 per ounce on Wednesday as traders migrate from virus-exposed assets to traditional safe havens. The precious metal is just a slight jump away...
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Gold spikes to a nearly 7-year high as investors flee to safety amid coronavirus worries

Gold spikes to a nearly 7-year high as investors flee to safety amid coronavirus worries

57 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Gold soared as high as $1,611.10 per ounce on Wednesday as traders migrate from virus-exposed assets to traditional safe havens. The precious metal is just a slight jump away...
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Japan Lets Cruise Passengers Walk Free. Is That Safe?

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

As a two-week quarantine over a coronavirus outbreak ended, experts expressed alarm over the protocols on the ship, which now has 621 confirmed infections.
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Apple's more affordable 'iPhone 9' could be delayed because of the coronavirus after all, says a new report

Apple's more affordable 'iPhone 9' could be delayed because of the coronavirus after all, says a new report

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Apple's rumored low-cost iPhone may be delayed because of supply constraints resulting from the coronavirus outbreak, according to Nikkei Asian Review. The news comes just...
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Coronavirus may be detectable before symptoms start

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

It's still unclear at what point a person with the virus can spread it to others.
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Will the 2020 Olympics Be Cancelled? Coronavirus Fears Mean Tokyo Games Couldn't Be Held Now, Says Scientist

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek

Over 2,000 people have been killed by the virus since the outbreak began in China at the end of last year.
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Coronavirus death toll rises above 2,000 worldwide

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

BEIJING - The death toll from the novel coronavirus passed 2,000 on Wednesday, marking a grim milestone in the battle to contain the deadly outbreak, as countries across Asia...
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5 questions for tonight's Democratic debate, Mike Bloomberg's 1st

5 questions for tonight's Democratic debate, Mike Bloomberg's 1st

The ninth Democratic presidential debate will be the first featuring Mike Bloomberg, the former New York mayor and billionaire owner of a financial data and news empire. Read more ...

5-year-old girl, her mother, grandmother killed in crash near Disney

5-year-old girl, her mother, grandmother killed in crash near Disney

Three members of a Massachusetts family were killed in a crash near Walt Disney World. Read more ...

Body of college student, missing since Valentine's Day, found in Georgia

Body of college student, missing since Valentine's Day, found in Georgia

Anitra Gunn's father told news outlets that he last spoke with his daughter to wish her a Happy Valentine's Day. Read more ...

Third suspect arrested in killing of Barnard student Tessa Majors

Third suspect arrested in killing of Barnard student Tessa Majors

The third and last teen suspect in the fatal stabbing of Barnard College student Tessa Majors has been arrested, law enforcement sources told Read more ...

Bernie Sanders' campaign to request recount of Iowa caucuses

Bernie Sanders' campaign to request recount of Iowa caucuses

In the latest results, released by the Iowa Democratic Party, Buttigieg leads Sanders by just 0.004 percentage points. Read more ...

Rapper Pop Smoke shot and killed in home invasion robbery

Rapper Pop Smoke shot and killed in home invasion robbery

Rapper Pop Smoke was shot and killed in Los Angeles on Wednesday morning in what appears to be a home invasion robbery, according to a report. He was 20 years old. Read more ...

Blagojevich Returns Home a Free Man

Blagojevich Returns Home a Free Man

Rod Blagojevich walked out of prison Tuesday after President Trump cut short the 14-year prison sentence handed to the former Illinois governor for political corruption. The... Read more ...

The Shamrock Shake is back at McDonald's, along with a brand new dessert

The Shamrock Shake is back at McDonald's, along with a brand new dessert

The Shamrock Shake is finally back as of Wednesday. It is available at McDonald's restaurants nationwide, and this year marks the drink's 50th anniversary. To celebrate the... Read more ...

Bloomberg To Make His Debut On Democratic Presidential Debate Stage In Nevada

Bloomberg To Make His Debut On Democratic Presidential Debate Stage In Nevada

Wednesday's nationally televised debate will give many voters their first unscripted look at Bloomberg, who qualified this week for his first debate. Read more ...

Pitchfork Music Festival releases 2020 lineup

Pitchfork Music Festival releases 2020 lineup

CHICAGO-The lineup for the 2020 Pitchfork Music Festival has been announced. The three-day festival runs Friday, July 17 through Sunday, July 19 at Chicago's Union Park. The... Read more ...