Coronavirus Italy Update: Europe's First Major Outbreak Sees Fourth Death From the Virus, More Than 150 Cases Confirmed
More than 50,000 residents in the northern Italian regions of Lombardy and Veneto are on lockdown.
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Coronavirus updates: 5 dead and 200 infected in Italy as Europe braces for COVID-19
As new hotspots arise in South Korea, Italy and Iran, here is the latest for Monday, Feb. 24.
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German business confidence ticks up but virus impact looms
German business confidence crept up in February despite the spread of the new coronavirus, though economists warn it does not fully reflect the latest rise in cases in Europe
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Virus in Italy affects Olympic meetings, soccer games
ROME - The first board meeting for the Milan-Cortina Olympics was changed to a video conference Monday as authorities sought to contain a spreading virus that has made northern...
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Europe Confronts Coronavirus as Italy Battles an Eruption of Cases
CASALPUSTERLENGO, Italy - Europe confronted its first major outbreak of the coronavirus as an eruption of more than 150 cases in Italy prompted officials Sunday to lock down at...
8 hours ago - The Seattle Times
South Korea put on high alert, Italy battles virus outbreak
SEOUL, South Korea - South Korea's president said Sunday that he was putting his country on its highest alert for infectious diseases, ordering officials to take...
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Italy scrambles to contain Europe's first major coronavirus outbreak
The country announced nearly 150 cases, many in the densely populated region around Milan, as officials closed schools and canceled Venice's carnival celebrations.
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Austria stops train from crossing border amid Italian coronavirus panic
Authorities in Austria have stopped an incoming train at the Italian border, after it emerged that two passengers may be infected with the Covid-19 coronavirus. Later, all...
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How Lipizzans made their way from Europe to Chicago's North Side
CHICAGO - Lipizzans are some of the most beautiful horses in the world, but how did they become ensconced on Chicago's North Shore? This breed survived generations of warfare...
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OSCE media freedom rep calls on UK not to extradite Assange due to ‘excessive' US prison sentence
The UK should not extradite Julian Assange, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe has argued, because he faces an excessive prison sentence in the US and his...
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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.
Video shows avalanche in Colorado partially buried a snowmobiler
Two snowmobilers in Colorado narrowly escaped disaster when they accidentally triggered an avalanche.
Boys, 13, charged with murder in California library fire
Firefighters Patrick Jones, 25, and Raymond Figueroa, 35, died while fighting the blaze.
Weinstein jury back to work with signs of split over charges
NEW YORK - Jurors at Harvey Weinstein's New York City rape trial are set to resume deliberations Monday after signaling they are at odds on the top charges in the closely...
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."
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...
Global Fears Rise as Coronavirus Spreads Beyond China
Italy and South Korea both reported a surge in virus cases over the weekend.
2020 Watch: Why are there 8 candidates still in the race?
WASHINGTON - Presidential politics move fast. What we're watching heading into a new week on the 2020 campaign: Days to South Carolina primary: 5 Days to Super Tuesday: 8 Most...
China postpones key political meeting because of virus
BEIJING - China announced Monday it has postponed its most important political meeting of the year because of the outbreak of the new virus. The move indicates the importance...
'Time to bow out': Tyson Fury's dad urges him to RETIRE. and says he should...
Tyson Fury's father says his son should hang up his gloves after dismantling Deontay Wilder to win the WBC world heavyweight title at the weekend - also urging the boxing star...