Saturday 28th of March, 2020

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A 90-year-old woman in Washington state recovered from the coronavirus, and she credits family, God, and potato soup

A 90-year-old woman in Washington state recovered from the coronavirus, and she credits family, God, and potato soup

Family members of 90-year-old COVID-19 patient Geneva Wood were called to the hospital to say their goodbyes. After seeing them, she recovered.

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Half the residents who tested positive for the coronavirus in a Washington nursing home did not yet have symptoms, but they were highly contagious

Half the residents who tested positive for the coronavirus in a Washington nursing home did not yet have symptoms, but they were highly contagious

Half of COVID-19 cases at a care home were asymptotic. That may mean up to half of contagious patients may not be caught, per a new CDC report.

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Cuomo Says Stimulus Not Enough as New Yorkers Flood 911

Cuomo Says Stimulus Not Enough as New Yorkers Flood 911

(Bloomberg) -- With New York City residents dialing 911 for medical services at a rate not seen in nearly two decades, Governor Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio said lawmakers in Washington weren’t doing enough to respond to the spiraling coro

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New York Gov. Cuomo just issued a stark warning: 'What happens to New York is going to wind up happening to California and Washington state and Illinois'

New York Gov. Cuomo just issued a stark warning: 'What happens to New York is going to wind up happening to California and Washington state and Illinois'

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo warned at a press conference on Tuesday that cases in other states will likely mirror the steep rise in New York.

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House Democrats would give airlines, contractors $40 billion bailout

House Democrats would give airlines, contractors $40 billion bailout

CHICAGO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic U.S. lawmakers on Monday proposed giving struggling U.S. airlines and contractors $40 billion in cash grants that would not have to be paid back but require significant new environmental, labor and other cond

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United Airlines reinstates some international flights to help displaced customers get home

United Airlines reinstates some international flights to help displaced customers get home

United Airlines is temporarily reinstating flights between Newark, Washington and San Francisco and Asia, Europe, Israel, Australia and Brazil.

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Airlines appear to come up short in bid to win cash grants in rescue package

Airlines appear to come up short in bid to win cash grants in rescue package

WASHINGTON/CHICAGO (Reuters) - A last-ditch effort by the chief executives of major U.S. airlines to try to win cash grants to weather the coronavirus crisis looked to be unsuccessful, four congressional aides and airline officials said late Saturday

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Target is apologizing after selling coveted N95 masks to the public while health care workers across the country run out

Target is apologizing after selling coveted N95 masks to the public while health care workers across the country run out

Washington state officials "stepped in" after learning that Target stores were selling the masks while health care workers are suffering shortages.

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U.S. to Iran: Coronavirus won't save you from sanctions

U.S. to Iran: Coronavirus won't save you from sanctions

WASHINGTON/DUBAI (Reuters) - The United States sent Iran a blunt message this week: the spread of the coronavirus will not save it from U.S. sanctions that are choking off its oil revenues and isolating its economy.Iran is the Middle Eastern nation w

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Biden Running Mate? Party Leaders Favor Former Female Rivals

Biden Running Mate? Party Leaders Favor Former Female Rivals

WASHINGTON -- With former Vice President Joe Biden now holding an all but insurmountable lead over Sen. Bernie Sanders in the presidential primary contest, many Democrats have shifted their attention to a favorite quadrennial parlor game: the vice-pr

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National Security Council Ties China’s Expulsion of American Reporters to Coronavirus Outbreak

National Security Council Ties China’s Expulsion of American Reporters to Coronavirus Outbreak

The National Security Council on Wednesday slammed China's expulsion of all American reporters working for the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post from the country."The Chinese Communist Party’s decision to expel jou

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Biden Wins Washington State in Blow to Sanders Campaign

Biden Wins Washington State in Blow to Sanders Campaign

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NYC, Los Angeles, and Washington state have announced a shutdown of bars and restaurants. Here are all the places taking drastic measures to curb the spread of coronavirus.

NYC, Los Angeles, and Washington state have announced a shutdown of bars and restaurants. Here are all the places taking drastic measures to curb the spread of coronavirus.

Several US cities and states have shut down nightclubs, banned dining out, and even imposed a curfew to try to slow the spread of the new coronavirus.

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'Dead Sea Scrolls fragments' at Museum of the Bible are all fakes, study says

'Dead Sea Scrolls fragments' at Museum of the Bible are all fakes, study says

* Washington museum hired experts to examine purchases* Artefacts came from controversial ‘Post-2002’ collectionWhen Steve Green paid millions of dollars from his family fortune for 16 fragments of the ancient Dead Sea Scrolls, it seemed the perf

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California, Ohio, Illinois, Massachusetts and Washington close bars and restaurants in effort to slow coronavirus

California, Ohio, Illinois, Massachusetts and Washington close bars and restaurants in effort to slow coronavirus

Governors in five states have announced the mandated closure of bars and restaurants to stop people from congregating and spreading coronavirus.

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Germany tries to halt U.S. interest in firm working on coronavirus vaccine

Germany tries to halt U.S. interest in firm working on coronavirus vaccine

Berlin is trying to stop Washington from persuading a German company seeking a coronavirus vaccine to move its research to the United States, prompting German politicians to insist no country should have a monopoly on any future vaccine.German govern

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American Airlines cutting international flights by 75% amid demand collapse

American Airlines cutting international flights by 75% amid demand collapse

WASHINGTON/CHICAGO (Reuters) - American Airlines Inc said Saturday it plans to cut 75% of its international flights through May 6 and ground nearly all its widebody fleet, as airlines respond to the global collapse in travel demand due to the coronav

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Three U.S. troops wounded in renewed rocket attacks on Iraq's Taji base

Three U.S. troops wounded in renewed rocket attacks on Iraq's Taji base

BAGHDAD/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Three American troops and several Iraqi forces were wounded on Saturday in the second major rocket attack in the past week on an Iraqi base north of Baghdad, U.S. and Iraqi officials said, raising the stakes in an escal

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Delta, American, United in White House talks to receive government support

Delta, American, United in White House talks to receive government support

WASHINGTON/CHICAGO (Reuters) - Delta Air Lines , American Air Lines and United Airlines , the three largest U.S. airlines, are in talks with the U.S. government about potential assistance amid a dramatic drop-off in air travel demand due to the coro

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China, US spar over origin of coronavirus

China, US spar over origin of coronavirus

A Chinese government campaign to cast doubt on the origin of the coronavirus pandemic is fuelling a row with the United States, with a Beijing official promoting conspiracy theories and Washington calling it the "Wuhan virus".The spat comes as China

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Trump considers travel restrictions to California and Washington in attempt to stop coronavirus spread

Trump considers travel restrictions to California and Washington in attempt to stop coronavirus spread

President Trump said Thursday that travel restrictions to California and Washington, two states hit hard by the coronavirus outbreak, were possible “if an area gets too hot.”

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Omar marries political consultant, months after affair claim

Omar marries political consultant, months after affair claim

U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota has married a political consultant who worked for her, months after the two were accused of having an affair, which she denied.A marriage license filed in Washington, D.C., shows Omar married political consultant Tim

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What Aggressive Coronavirus Lockdown Might Look Like in the U.S.

What Aggressive Coronavirus Lockdown Might Look Like in the U.S.

As residents of Washington and New York battled the two largest clusters of the 2019 novel coronavirus in the United States, new restrictions on public assembly meant to ease the deadly crisis raised the question: Just how aggressive might authoritie

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Coronavirus news: Washington preparing for 64,000 cases as Massachusetts becomes latest to declare state of emergency

Coronavirus news: Washington preparing for 64,000 cases as Massachusetts becomes latest to declare state of emergency

With more than 900 reported cases and a task force created by Donald Trump to prepare the nation, coronavirus fears have begun to grip the United States as schools cancel classes and officials have urged elderly people to avoid large crowds. Coronavi

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A Seattle lab uncovered Washington's coronavirus outbreak only after defying federal regulators

A Seattle lab uncovered Washington's coronavirus outbreak only after defying federal regulators

A lack of test kits for the new COVID-19 coronavirus is still obscuring the extent of the outbreak in the U.S., but for a critical period in February, there were no functional federal tests and "local officials across the country were left to wo

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Gates Foundation is funding at-home coronavirus test kits in Washington state

Gates Foundation is funding at-home coronavirus test kits in Washington state

Washington state has confirmed 136 cases of coronavirus and 18 deaths, and a state of emergency has been declared.

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Two test positive for coronavirus at US conference attended by Pence

Two test positive for coronavirus at US conference attended by Pence

Two people have tested positive for the new coronavirus after taking part in a pro-Israel lobby group's conference in Washington which Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and dozens of lawmakers also attended. The influentia

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Barr Increasingly Appears Focused on Undermining Mueller Inquiry

Barr Increasingly Appears Focused on Undermining Mueller Inquiry

WASHINGTON -- Attorney General William Barr testified before Congress last spring that "it's time for everybody to move on" from the special counsel investigation into whether Donald Trump associates conspired with Russia's 2016 ele

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Coronavirus may force Americans to avoid crowds and cancel cruises, health official warns

Coronavirus may force Americans to avoid crowds and cancel cruises, health official warns

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Americans, especially those who are vulnerable, may need to stop attending big gatherings as the coronavirus spreads through U.S. communities, a top health official said on Sunday, as investors braced for another volat

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Coronavirus may force Americans to avoid crowds, brace for quarantines, health official warns

Coronavirus may force Americans to avoid crowds, brace for quarantines, health official warns

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Americans, especially those who are vulnerable, may need to stop attending big gatherings as the coronavirus spreads through U.S. communities, a top health official said on Sunday, adding that the possibility of large-

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Americans at risk from coronavirus may need to avoid crowds, health official warns

Americans at risk from coronavirus may need to avoid crowds, health official warns

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Americans, especially those who are vulnerable, may need to stop attending big gatherings as the coronavirus spreads through U.S. communities, a top health official said on Sunday, adding that the possibility of large-

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Citing Barr’s ‘Lack of Candor,’ Judge Demands Opportunity to Review Un-Redacted Mueller Report

Citing Barr’s ‘Lack of Candor,’ Judge Demands Opportunity to Review Un-Redacted Mueller Report

A federal district judge in Washington on Thursday ordered the Department of Justice to give him an un-redacted copy of the Mueller Report over “grave concerns about the objectivity” of attorney general William Barr’s handling of the report’s

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Washington residents furious over coronavirus motel quarantine plans

Washington residents furious over coronavirus motel quarantine plans

Seattle’s plan for a coronavirus quarantine facility has sparked outrage among members of the community where the building is located.Some residents of Kent, Washington - a suburb near the motel being eyed - are upset that King County officials are

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Iran coronavirus death toll jumps to 145, govt lashes out at US

Iran coronavirus death toll jumps to 145, govt lashes out at US

Iran's official death toll from the new coronavirus rose by 21 Saturday, with a lawmaker among the latest fatalities, while the government accused Washington of hampering Tehran's response to the virus.Health ministry spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour sai

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Amazon is telling employees at its Seattle HQ not to come into the office because of the coronavirus, as Washington becomes the worst-hit state in the US

Amazon is telling employees at its Seattle HQ not to come into the office because of the coronavirus, as Washington becomes the worst-hit state in the US

Ten coronavirus deaths have hit Washington, which is also home to Amazon's head office. A Wednesday email asked staff to avoid the office if possible.

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California and Washington state have both declared a state of emergency after their first coronavirus deaths —here's what it means

California and Washington state have both declared a state of emergency after their first coronavirus deaths —here's what it means

California has confirmed 53 coronavirus cases, including one death, while Washington state has confirmed over 39 cases and 10 deaths.

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China warns of retaliation over U.S.

China warns of retaliation over U.S. 'bullying' of state media

China threatened Tuesday to retaliate against U.S. “bullying” after Washington imposed staff cuts on Chinese state media, two weeks after expelling three Wall Street Journal reporters.

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Pentagon linguist exposed U.S. sources in Iraq, feds say

Pentagon linguist exposed U.S. sources in Iraq, feds say

Mariam Thompson, 61, of Rochester, Minnesota, made her first appearance in U.S. District Court in Washington.

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Coronavirus live updates: US death toll hits 11, including first in California, which declares state of emergency

Coronavirus live updates: US death toll hits 11, including first in California, which declares state of emergency

California reports its first death because of the coronavirus, and in Washington state, schools and sports teams are taking precautions.

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California, Washington state deaths add to U.S. coronavirus toll

California, Washington state deaths add to U.S. coronavirus toll

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two more people have died of the new coronavirus in the United States, bringing the toll to 11, and new confirmed cases were reported on Wednesday around the two most populous cities, New York and Los Angeles.The firs

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Coronavirus live updates: Patient's family, neighbor become infected with COVID-19 in New York

Coronavirus live updates: Patient's family, neighbor become infected with COVID-19 in New York

As the coronavirus outbreak spreads in Washington state, schools and sports teams are taking precautions. Here's the latest on COVID-19 in the US.

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Coronavirus live updates: Death rate soars as WHO warns of 'dangerous' shortage of face masks, gloves

Coronavirus live updates: Death rate soars as WHO warns of 'dangerous' shortage of face masks, gloves

As the coronavirus outbreak spreads in Washington state, schools and sports teams are taking precautions. Here's the latest on COVID-19 in the US.

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Inside the Chris Matthews Exit: MSNBC Boss Went to D.C. to Plead With Him to Quit

Inside the Chris Matthews Exit: MSNBC Boss Went to D.C. to Plead With Him to Quit

The painful end of Chris Matthews’ TV career occurred with just the sort of recrimination and negative PR that former Washington local news anchor and failed Democratic House candidate Kathleen Matthews, his wife of 40 years, and their adult childr

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Seattle feels like 'ghost town,' business owners say as they face life in coronavirus hot spot

Seattle feels like 'ghost town,' business owners say as they face life in coronavirus hot spot

As the death toll in Washington climbed, Seattle's mayor declared a civil emergency and businesses braced for economic fallout.

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Coronavirus claims three more lives in Seattle-area as outbreak goes cross-country

Coronavirus claims three more lives in Seattle-area as outbreak goes cross-country

A North Carolina resident tested positive after returning from a trip to Washington state, where the individual was exposed, and apparently infected, during a visit to a nursing facility at the center of a recent surge in cases in suburban Seattle.Th

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Trump holds phone call with Taliban political chief Baradar

Trump holds phone call with Taliban political chief Baradar

US President Donald Trump spoke by phone call with the leader of the Taliban, the insurgent group and the US leader said Tuesday, days after Washington signed a historic deal with the militants.Trump, speaking to reporters at the White House, said he

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Three more die in Seattle area from coronavirus as U.S. promises 1 million test kits

Three more die in Seattle area from coronavirus as U.S. promises 1 million test kits

The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Washington state rose to 27, including nine deaths, up from 18 cases and six deaths a day earlier, the state Department of Health reported.Eight of those who died from the respiratory illness were in

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China threatens retaliation over US 'bullying' of state media

China threatens retaliation over US 'bullying' of state media

China threatened Tuesday to retaliate against US "bullying" after Washington imposed staff cuts on Chinese state media, two weeks after expelling three Wall Street Journal reporters.The US said its decision Monday to require Beijing's state-run media

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Health Officials Report Four New Coronavirus Deaths in Washington State, Bringing Death Toll to Six

Health Officials Report Four New Coronavirus Deaths in Washington State, Bringing Death Toll to Six

Officials in Washington State have confirmed four new deaths from Wuhan coronavirus in King County, bringing the state's death toll to six.Several deaths and other confirmed cases of the coronavirus are centered around a nursing home in Kirkland,

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Coronavirus has been spreading for weeks in the US undetected, researchers say

Coronavirus has been spreading for weeks in the US undetected, researchers say

The coronavirus has been spreading in Washington state undetected, according to a new analysis, as health officials nationwide increasingly fear there are far more cases of the deadly virus that have not yet been confirmed.Trevor Bedford, a computati

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