Wuhan coronavirus

Iraq reports first coronavirus case in Iranian student

9 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

Iraq's first coronavirus case, an Iranian theology student, has been detected in the holy city of Najaf, the health ministry said on Monday.
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Gold surges more than 2% hitting 7-year highs

Gold surges more than 2% hitting 7-year highs

15 minutes ago   |   RT

Investors are rushing to buy the safe haven yellow metal after rising fears over the spread of the coronavirus epidemic triggered panic sell-offs on Asian and European...
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Iraq announces first coronavirus case -health ministry

39 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

Local health officials in the Iraqi holy Shi'ite city of Najaf have detected the first case of coronavirus in the country, an Iranian theology student, the health ministry said...
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Afghanistan confirms first coronavirus case in province bordering Iran

51 minutes ago   |   National Post

KABUL/HERAT - Afghanistan confirmed its first case of the coronavirus in the western province of Herat on Monday, declaring a state of emergency in a territory bordering Iran...
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Your Monday Briefing

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Coronavirus, Bernie Sanders, India: Here's what you need to know.
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Oil prices slide over 3% on demand concerns as virus spreads

1 hour ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Oil prices tumbled by more than 3% on Monday, as the rapid spread of a coronavirus in several countries outside China left investors concerned about a hit to demand.
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'Our currency, your problem': all over again

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

The dollar juggernaut rolls on. The U.S. currency has rocketed to a near three-year high versus the euro, a 10-month high against the yen and an 11-year peak versus the Aussie...
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S.Korea coronavirus cases surge, two more die

1 hour ago   |   National Post

SEOUL - South Korea reported 231 new cases of a coronavirus, taking total infections to 833, health authorities said on Monday, a day after raising its infectious disease alert...
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Korean Businesses Acting Fast To Stop COVID-19 From Spreading From Daegu Epicenter

1 hour ago   |   Forbes

The coronavirus is forcing some South Korean companies to suspend or scale down operations as the illness threatens to spread from Daegu to other business hubs throughout the...
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The world's longest bull run lasted 12 years. Why it ended today

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

The longest bull run in the world ended Monday. Malaysia's benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI index had dropped 2.69% at market close, as political upheaval wreaked uncertainty...
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7 people were injured when a gun discharged at a dance in Houston

7 people were injured when a gun discharged at a dance in Houston

One man was shot and six other people were injured when a gun discharged during a dance at a flea market in Houston. Read more ...

Video shows avalanche in Colorado partially buried a snowmobiler

Video shows avalanche in Colorado partially buried a snowmobiler

Two snowmobilers in Colorado narrowly escaped disaster when they accidentally triggered an avalanche. Read more ...

Girls basketball team speaks out after announcer calls their names 'disgusting'

Girls basketball team speaks out after announcer calls their names 'disgusting'

A student remarked how their district championship win is "kind of getting taken away from us" for "something as simple as having different names." Read more ...

Boys, 13, charged with murder in California library fire

Boys, 13, charged with murder in California library fire

Firefighters Patrick Jones, 25, and Raymond Figueroa, 35, died while fighting the blaze. Read more ...

Newman confirms he suffered head injury in Daytona 500 crash

Newman confirms he suffered head injury in Daytona 500 crash

LAS VEGAS - Ryan Newman says he suffered a head injury in his crash on the last lap of the Daytona 500 but did not disclose details, and there's no timetable for his return to... Read more ...

Fantasy Baseball 3B Rankings: Top players, sleepers at third base for 2020

Fantasy Baseball 3B Rankings: Top players, sleepers at third base for 2020

No longer a "thin position", third base is loaded with potential first-round picks and mid-round sleepers. Check out our 3B rankings ahead of your 2020 fantasy baseball draft. Read more ...

Trump receives warm welcome upon arrival in India for two-day trip

Trump receives warm welcome upon arrival in India for two-day trip

President Trump arrived in India Monday morning for his highly-anticipated two-day trip where he hopes to forge a new trade deal with the country. The president landed at... Read more ...

Karlsson's hat trick, Theodore's OT goal lift Knights in OT

Karlsson's hat trick, Theodore's OT goal lift Knights in OT

ANAHEIM, Calif. - William Karlsson and the Vegas Golden Knights have the NHL's longest current winning streak, and they've built it in all sorts of ways. Read more ...

Assange's US extradition hearing begins: What's it all about and how did we...

Assange's US extradition hearing begins: What's it all about and how did we get here?

A London court is set to begin hearings to determine whether or not jailed WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will be extradited to the US on charges of conspiracy where he faces... Read more ...

Buttigieg campaign alleges irregularities in Nevada caucuses vote

Buttigieg campaign alleges irregularities in Nevada caucuses vote

The letter asked the Nevada State Democratic Party to "explain anomalies in the data," among other requests. Read more ...