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Trading coronavirus quarantines, Americans from cruise land in US

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The passengers will have to remain in quarantine for another 14 days to make sure they do not have the virus.Read more

China sees rise in new virus cases; death toll rises by 105

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The new number of 2,048 cases came after three days of declines but was up by just 39 cases from the previous day's figure.Read more

US flying home Americans stuck on quarantined ship in Japan amid coronavirus outbreak

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About 380 Americans are aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship docked near Tokyo at Yokohama. But they'll face another two-week quarantine at US Air Force bases.Read more


Cost of China's anti-virus fight rises with workers idle

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The government has imposed restrictions nationwide that have stalled travel and sales of real estate and autos.Read more

France announces 1st death in Europe of virus patient

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The patient was a Chinese tourist from the province of Hubei who had a lung infection caused by the COVID-19 virus.Read more

UN experts: North Korea enhances nukes and illicit trade

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U.N. experts say North Korea is continuing to enhance its illicit nuclear and ballistic missile programs in violation of U.N. sanctions.Read more

China reports major drop in new virus cases; 143 new deaths

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China has reported 2,641 new virus cases, a major drop from the higher numbers in recent days since a broader diagnostic method was implemented.Read more

Official says US, Taliban reach Afghan truce agreement that could lead to troop withdrawals

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A senior U.S. official says the United States and the Taliban have reached a truce agreement that will take effect “very soon” and could lead to withdrawals of American...Read more

CINCH World's Toughest Rodeo comes to Indianapolis Friday, Saturday

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The winners this weekend will qualify for the $2 million American Rodeo in Dallas.Read more


Virus death toll nears 1,400 in China, with 5,090 new cases

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China has reported another sharp rise in the number of people infected with a new virus, as the death toll neared 1,400.Read more

China reports 254 new virus deaths, more than 15,000 new cases

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The total deaths from the more than 2-month-old outbreak as reported on Thursday stood at 1,367, with the total number of confirmed cases mounting to 59,804.Read more