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Mass coronavirus testing to be launched in Britain to uncover how far disease has spread

Thousands of Britons will be tested by GPs for coronavirus, amid fears that the explosion of cases in Europe means there could be far more cases in the UK than are known about.

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5:32pm PST - February 25th, 2020

Coronavirus might force the cancellation of the Olympics, but many people seem to be more focused on the name of the IOC member who sounded the alarm

On Tuesday, the longest-serving member of the International Olympic Committee said the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo could face "cancellation" because of the fast-spreading coronavirus. In an interview with The Associated Press, Dick Pound explained that there is li…

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1:22pm PST - February 25th, 2020

A hedge fund CEO who specializes in volatility told us why the coronavirus-driven plunge is a game changer — and shares 4 tips for avoiding big losses

The coronavirus outbreak has reached a point where people are restricting their travel en masse. Traders are selling stocks on this development, and out of concern that behavioral changes will hurt tax receipts and consumption, according to Jim Carney, CEO of…

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10:43am PST - February 25th, 2020

A U.S. Woman Who Traveled on the Westerdam Cruise Ship Does Not Have Coronavirus After All, CDC Says

An American woman feared to have potentially spread COVID-19 to other passengers aboard Holland America Line’s Westerdam cruise ship does not seem to have the novel coronavirus after all, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) confirmed. Th…

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9:38am PST - February 24th, 2020

How the 'failed' quarantine of the Diamond Princess cruise ship started with 10 coronavirus cases and ended with more than 630

Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters The Diamond Princess cruise ship went from 10 cases of the new coronavirus to more than 630 over the course of its two-week quarantine. Experts and officials have criticized the decision to keep people on the ship and poor hygiene pract…

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4:02am PST - February 23rd, 2020

Week in Pictures

A selection of striking news photographs from around the world this week.

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4:08pm PST - February 21st, 2020

Trump Signals He’s Prepared to Give Farmers More Federal Aid

President Trump signaled Friday that he’s prepared to tap federal coffers again to help farmers suffering from the tariff fights that he initiated.

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12:13pm PST - February 21st, 2020

7 of our top opinion columns this week: ICYMI

From the Las Vegas Democratic debate to Bernie Sanders as a 'socialist,' here are some of our top columns of the week.

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5:00am PST - February 21st, 2020

Experts say the cruise ship quarantine was unjustified and violated human rights, letting the coronavirus 'literally pick them off one by one'

Associated Press After an extra 14 days on the waves, passengers and crew left onboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship for a COVID-19 quarantine in Japan are in the process of disembarking. The ship has been host to the largest number of diagnosed COVID-19 c…

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6:45am PST - February 19th, 2020

China Just Kicked Out 3 Foreign Journalists For Negative Coronavirus Coverage

Beijing gave the Wall Street Journal reporters five days to leave the country after the paper published an opinion piece criticizing China's response to the outbreak.

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5:08am PST - February 19th, 2020

China expels Wall Street Journal reporters over 'racist' headline on coronavirus op-ed

China expelled three Wall Street Journal reporters in retaliation for a headline on a column about coronavirus that Beijing said was 'racist.'

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1:57am PST - February 19th, 2020

'Everything is a mess': Westerdam passengers in limbo again after passenger testing positive for coronavirus prompts countries to not let them 'fly through'

The brief moments of relief experienced by more than 2,000 passengers aboard the Westerdam when they disembarked in Cambodia has been cut short. These crew members and guests had spent 13 days at sea after being denied entry by five ports amid an escalating c…

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9:53am PST - February 18th, 2020

FDA: China's coronavirus might disrupt 'critical medical products' including drugs and devices

The FDA has pulled inspectors from China amid the coronavirus and warned Americans might face shortages of drugs and devices if the outbreak persists.

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8:07am PST - February 18th, 2020

Visualizing the spread of the coronavirus

In less than a month, so many people have fallen ill from the coronavirus that they could fill concert halls and ballparks.

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7:09am PST - February 18th, 2020

Chinese hospital director dies from coronavirus despite 'all-out' efforts to save his life

The director of a Chinese hospital at the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan has died from the COVID-19 outbreak.

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6:51am PST - February 18th, 2020

Top disease official: Risk of coronavirus in U.S. is 'minuscule,' skip mask and wash hands

Should I wear a mask? The U.S. infectious disease chief says no: "In the U.S. there is absolutely no reason whatsoever to wear a mask right now."

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3:24pm PST - February 17th, 2020

14 Diamond Princess cruise evacuees test positive for coronavirus, allowed to board flight to U.S.

14 of the evacuees from the Diamond Princess cruise had coronavirus but were allowed to board a flight to the U.S. because they did not have symptoms.

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3:25am PST - February 17th, 2020

Diamond Princess passenger describes watching 'bizarre' process of U.S. coronavirus evacuation

While the U.S. evacuates American passengers aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship, a passenger who chose to remain on board shares an inside look.

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10:05am PST - February 16th, 2020

China is cooperating on coronavirus, WHO expert says, disputing White House official's claims

As the number of coronavirus cases continues to increase, a World Health Organization official says it's not the time to 'politicize' the issue

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10:11am PST - February 14th, 2020

Pet owners are rushing to buy face masks for their pets though it's unclear if our furry friends can get the novel coronavirus

Doug Perez via AP Pet owners are rushing to buy face masks for their furry companions over fears they could catch COVID-19 virus. The World Health Organization said their is no evidence to suggest pets can catch the virus, however, one expert in China believe…

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9:30pm PST - February 13th, 2020

Coronavirus boom a concern, but death rate far below SARs – so far

The death rate from coronavirus remains far below the SARS epidemic that rattled the global health system almost two decades ago.

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8:33am PST - February 13th, 2020

China's coronavirus outbreak has made adopting a child a 'crushing' experience for US families

The coronavirus outbreak prompted families seeking to adopt children from China to delay their trips, postponing dreams and creating anxiety.

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2:53am PST - February 13th, 2020

James Corden, Jimmy Kimmel and more late night hosts share laughs about New Hampshire primary

Late night hosts James Corden, Jimmy Kimmel, Jimmy Fallon and Stephen Colbert are reacting to the New Hampshire primary results.

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6:17am PST - February 12th, 2020

Coronavirus whistleblower's death in China carries a warning for U.S.

Donald Trump's attack on the Ukraine whistleblower similar to communist attacks on the brave doctor who gave early warning of coronavirus.

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1:00am PST - February 12th, 2020

New Hampshire primary fallout, coronavirus, heavy rain swamps South: 5 things to know Wednesday

Democratic field unsettled after New Hampshire primary, Fed officials talk coronavirus and more things to start your Wednesday morning.

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12:18am PST - February 12th, 2020