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Coronavirus: Mexicans demand crackdown on American crossing the border
Coronavirus: Mexicans demand crackdown on American crossing the border

March 27, 2020

Mexican protesters have shut a US southern border crossing amid fears that untested American travellers will spread coronavirus...

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Coronavirus: US overtakes China with most cases
Coronavirus: US overtakes China with most cases

March 27, 2020

The US now has more confirmed cases of coronavirus than any other country, with more than 85,500 positive tests...

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Coronavirus: BRITISH Prime Minister Boris Johnson tests positive
Coronavirus: BRITISH Prime Minister Boris Johnson tests positive

March 27, 2020

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus...

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Margate doctor becomes first medical professional to die from COVID-19 in South Florida
Margate doctor becomes first medical professional to die from COVID-19 in South Florida

March 26, 2020

A Margate doctor has died from COVID-19, making him the first medical professional to be killed by the coronavirus in South Florida...

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Coronavirus: Prince Charles tests positive but 'remains in good health'
Coronavirus: Prince Charles tests positive but 'remains in good health'

March 25, 2020

The Prince of Wales has tested positive for coronavirus, Clarence House has announced...

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Coronavirus: Trump hopes US will shake off pandemic by Easter
Coronavirus: Trump hopes US will shake off pandemic by Easter

March 25, 2020

US President Donald Trump has said he hopes the US will shake off coronavirus by Easter, even as New York's governor sounded the alarm that the illness is spreading faster than "a bullet train"...

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Coronavirus: Spanish army finds care home residents 'dead and abandoned'
Coronavirus: Spanish army finds care home residents 'dead and abandoned'

March 24, 2020

Spanish soldiers helping to fight the coronavirus pandemic have found elderly patients in retirement homes abandoned and, in some cases, dead in their beds, the defence ministry has said...

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Tokyo 2020: IOC sets deadline for decision on Games amid coronavirus
Tokyo 2020: IOC sets deadline for decision on Games amid coronavirus

March 23, 2020

The International Olympic Committee is considering a postponement of Tokyo 2020, and has given itself a deadline of four weeks to make a decision...

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Coronavirus: Harvey Weinstein tests positive
Coronavirus: Harvey Weinstein tests positive

March 23, 2020

Former Hollywood producer and convicted sex offender Harvey Weinstein has tested positive for coronavirus while in prison...

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Americans are crossing the southern borders to stock up on TOILET PAPER
Americans are crossing the southern borders to stock up on TOILET PAPER

March 20, 2020

Americans are crossing the southern border to stock up on toilet paper and other essential items after finding their own stores sold out of the supplies in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak...

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Coronavirus: California issues state-wide 'stay at home' order
Coronavirus: California issues state-wide 'stay at home' order

March 20, 2020

California has issued a "stay at home" order to residents as it tries to stem the march of the coronavirus across the most populous US state...

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Coronavirus: Tens of thousands of retired medics asked to return to NHS
Coronavirus: Tens of thousands of retired medics asked to return to NHS

March 20, 2020

Letters are being sent to more than 65,000 retired doctors and nurses in England and Wales asking them to return to the NHS to help tackle the coronavirus outbreak...

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Coronavirus: Italy's death Coronavirus: Italy's death toll overtakes China's
Coronavirus: Italy's death Coronavirus: Italy's death toll overtakes China's

March 19, 2020

Coronavirus has killed more people in Italy than in any other country, after deaths there rose by 427 in a day...

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Coronavirus: Asian nations face second wave of imported cases
Coronavirus: Asian nations face second wave of imported cases

March 19, 2020

South Korea, China and Singapore are among the Asian countries facing a second coronavirus wave, fuelled by people importing it from outside...

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Airlines warn they may not survive without bailout
Airlines warn they may not survive without bailout

March 19, 2020

The bosses of EasyJet and Lufthansa have said some airlines may not survive without government support if the coronavirus pandemic drags on...

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Bahamians Hield, Ayton likely out of NBA playoffs

March 19, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) is causing havoc within the sports world. Bahamians, of course, are caught up in the situation. The National Basketball Association (NBA) has suspended the present regular season for 30 days due to the spread of the coronavirus pandemic...

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Netflix, Google Chrome launch Netflix Party for friends practicing social distancing

March 18, 2020

If you’re missing movie nights with friends because of social distancing, Google Chrome and Netflix have a solution...It’s called Netflix Party — a Google Chrome extension that allows you to sync your Netflix accounts...

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Coronavirus hits all 50 US states as death toll rises
Coronavirus hits all 50 US states as death toll rises

March 18, 2020

The deadly coronavirus has now hit all 50 states in the US as West Virginia reported its first case of the infection on Tuesday...

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Coronavirus: Hong Kong to quarantine all arrivals from abroad
Coronavirus: Hong Kong to quarantine all arrivals from abroad

March 17, 2020

Hong Kong will quarantine all people arriving from abroad for 14 days, its leader Carrie Lam has said...

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Coronavirus: Europe plans full border closure in virus battle
Coronavirus: Europe plans full border closure in virus battle

March 17, 2020

The European Commission is planning to ban all non-essential travel throughout Europe's Schengen free-travel zone as more countries close their borders to try to limit the spread of coronavirus...

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