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Actress Kelly Preston, John Travolta's wife, dies aged 57
July 13, 2020
Actress Kelly Preston, John Travolta's wife, dies aged 57

Kelly Preston, the actress and wife of John Travolta, has died aged 57...

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Coronavirus: South Korea confirms second wave of infections
June 22, 2020
Coronavirus: South Korea confirms second wave of infections

Health officials in South Korea believe the country is going through a second wave of coronavirus, despite recording relatively low numbers...

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Coronavirus: India overtakes Russia in Covid-19 cases
July 06, 2020
Coronavirus: India overtakes Russia in Covid-19 cases

India has recorded more than 24,000 new cases of Covid-19 in the past 24 hours, taking its total above that of Russia...

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Brain-eating amoeba: Warning issued in Florida after rare infection case
July 06, 2020
Brain-eating amoeba: Warning issued in Florida after rare infection case

A case of a rare brain-eating amoeba has been confirmed in Florida, according to health officials in the US state...

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Flu virus with 'pandemic potential' found in China
June 30, 2020
Flu virus with 'pandemic potential' found in China

A new strain of flu that has the potential to become a pandemic has been identified in China by scientists...

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Coronavirus: UK economy hit by worst contraction in 41 years
June 30, 2020
Coronavirus: UK economy hit by worst contraction in 41 years

The UK economy shrank more than first thought between January and March, contracting 2.2% in the joint largest fall since 1979, official figures show...

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Coronavirus: Swift and dangerous turn in Texas cases, says governor
June 29, 2020
Coronavirus: Swift and dangerous turn in Texas cases, says governor

The spread of coronavirus infections has taken a "swift and very dangerous turn" in the US state of Texas, Governor Greg Abbott has warned...

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Hebei: China locks down 400,000 people after virus spike near Beijing
June 29, 2020
Hebei: China locks down 400,000 people after virus spike near Beijing

China has reinstated a strict lockdown near Beijing, affecting around 400,000 people, after a small surge in cases...

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Coronavirus: Author Michael Rosen told he 'might not wake up' from coma
June 29, 2020
Coronavirus: Author Michael Rosen told he 'might not wake up' from coma

Author Michael Rosen has said doctors warned him he "might not wake up" shortly before putting him into an induced coma during Covid-19 treatment...

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New Zealand lifts all Covid restrictions, declaring the nation virus-free
June 08, 2020
New Zealand lifts all Covid restrictions, declaring the nation virus-free

New Zealand has lifted almost all of its coronavirus restrictions after reporting no active cases in the country...

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