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Bronx 'city within a city' shaken by sickness, fear  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
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The Latest: Russia's minister of culture tests positive  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
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The Latest: Pence self-isolating after aide tests positive  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
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The Latest: Britain moves toward nationwide contact tracing  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
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Coronavirus will change cities in rich countries, but what about low-income areas of less-developed nations?  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
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FreshDirect depot brings increased traffic to South Bronx  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
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Tiger snakes living in Perth's urban wetlands are accumulating toxic heavy metals in their livers, suggesting that their habitats -- critical, local ecosystems -- are contaminated and the species may... more
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Officials say Chicago cannot begin to loosen restrictions designed to limit the spread of the coronavirus before early June more
Truck drivers test positive for virus at Costa Rica border  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
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China reports 4 new coronavirus cases, withdraws 5 others  ABC NEWS · 11 hours
China has reported reported four new confirmed coronavirus cases, one brought from abroad and three added retroactively after nucleic acid tests returned positive results more
The Latest: China reports 1 new virus case, South Korea 12  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
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1,700 Florida coronavirus tests damaged on way to lab  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
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US to rein in flood of virus blood tests after lax oversight  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
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Significant number of COVID-19 positive cases asymptomatic, raising transmission concerns  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
There have been many instances of people testing positive severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) who have no symptoms of the infection whatsoever. These asymptomatic patients are,... more
US faces 'truly daunting' challenges on needed COVID tests  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
The head of the National Institutes of Health is telling lawmakers the nation faces “truly daunting” challenges to develop and deploy millions of coronavirus tests to safely re-open the economy more
Colorado EMT's death will be honored forever: NYC mayor  ABC NEWS · 1 month
The body of a Colorado paramedic who came to New York City to save lives before losing his own to the coronavirus arrived Sunday night in Denver for burial more
The Latest: US Senator to self-quarantine, staffer positive  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Sen. Lamar Alexander will not return to Washington this week and will self-quarantine in his home state of Tennessee after a member of his staff tested positive for COVID-19 more
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