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Italian man becomes Nigeria's first case of coronavirus - minister

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

An Italian man who arrived in Nigeria three days ago has become the African country's first case of coronavirus, the health minister said on Friday, as infections spread...
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Lithuania confirms first coronavirus infection

1 hour ago   |   National Post

VILNIUS - Lithuania reported its first coronavirus infection on Friday, in a woman who returned this week from a visit to Italy's northern city of Verona, the government said...
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Nigeria confirms first case of coronavirus

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

Nigeria has confirmed its first case of coronavirus, the health ministry said on Twitter on Friday, announcing the first case in sub-Saharan Africa, as infections spread...
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A dog in Hong Kong has tested ‘weak positive' for coronavirus

2 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

The pet dog of a coronavirus patient in Hong Kong has been found to have a “low level” of the virus, the Hong Kong government said early Friday. The dog tested “weak positive”...
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Who should to wear a face mask during the coronavirus outbreak, and who should not

Who should to wear a face mask during the coronavirus outbreak, and who should not

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The new coronavirus has infected over 82,000 people and killed over 2,800. Some preventative measures can help protect you from contracting the virus: Washing hands frequently...
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LIVE: Health officials give update on Solano Co. coronavirus patient being treated at UC Davis Medical Center

5 hours ago   |   ABC

The patient stayed at VacaValley hospital in Vacaville for three days - but didn't fit federal health criteria for the coronavirus, so she was not tested, officials say.
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Massachusetts local and state officials bracing for coronavirus, plan for the worst

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

State and city officials say they are ramping up their coronavirus preparations and planning for a “worst-case scenario,” despite their claims of a continued low risk to the...
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Iran Vice President Is One of 7 Officials to Contract Coronavirus

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

Masoumeh Ebtekar, President Hassan Rouhani's deputy for women's affairs and the highest-ranking woman in the government, was at least the seventh Iranian official to test positive.
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Hong Kong finds coronavirus in pet dog samples, unclear if infected

5 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

HONG KONG - Hong Kong authorities said on Friday they quarantined a pet dog of a coronavirus patient after its nasal and oral samples tested "weak positive" for the virus...
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Doctor who treated first Chicago coronavirus patients describes unknowns outbreak's beginning

6 hours ago   |   WGN TV

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. -The local doctor who treated the first, and so far, only coronavirus patients in the Chicago-area described what it was like to be on the frontlines of...
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