America’s surgeon general is raising the specter of the gravest attacks against the nation in modern times to steel an anxious country for the impending sorrow he says will touch untold numbers of families in the age of the coronavirus... ABC NEWS · 2 months
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West Virginia doctor indicted in patient groping cases  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
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A doctor who performed a court-authorized inspection of the federal detention center in Manhattan where financier Jeffrey Epstein died last summer says symptoms indicating an outbreak of COVID-19 at the... more
The Latest: Report: Chinese doctor has died from COVID-19  ABC NEWS · 1 day
A state media outlet says a Chinese doctor has died from COVID-19 after four months of treatment more
The Latest: SKorea needs week to judge nightclub virus links  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
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Spain to avert political crisis, extend virus lockdown  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Spain's government appears to have saved the country from a political crisis on top of a battle against its devastating coronavirus outbreak more
Spain averts political crisis, extends virus lockdown  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
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The Latest: Spain daily virus death toll trends downward  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
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The World Health Organization chief says there are around seven or eight “top” candidates for a vaccine to combat the novel coronavirus, and work... more
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AP Exclusive: Docs show top WH officials buried CDC report  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
The decision to shelve detailed advice from the nation’s top disease control experts for reopening communities during the coronavirus pandemic came from the highest levels of the White... more
The Latest: Students in South Korea to return to school soon  ABC NEWS · 1 month
South Korea says it’ll allow schools to have their students back in their classrooms, staring from next week, amid signs that the coronavirus outbreak in the... more
Cuomo: Parts of upstate New York ready to reopen by weekend  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says several regions of upstate New York that have shown progress in taming the coronavirus outbreak are ready to gradually restart economic activity... more
The Latest: Spanish PM wants state of emergency extension  ABC NEWS · 3 days
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez says he will ask Spain’s Parliament for a final two-week extension of the nation’s state of emergency that has allowed the government to take lockdown... more
Top educator taught Kansas preschoolers alongside retirees  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
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An analysis of the 2018-2019 measles outbreak in New York City identifies factors that made the outbreak so severe: delayed vaccination of young children... more
Outbreak eviction protection extended in New York  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is extending New York’s moratorium on outbreak-related housing evictions more
Virus outbreak in India market could cause cases to snowball  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Health officials are rushing to contain a coronavirus outbreak in one of Asia’s largest fruit and vegetable markets in the Indian city of Chennai more
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Why asteroids Bennu and Ryugu have their signature 'spinning-top' shapes  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Scientists with NASA's first asteroid sample return mission, OSIRIS-REx, are gaining a new understanding of asteroid Bennu's carbon-rich material and signature "spinning-top" shape. The team has discovered that... more
The Latest: Macron criticized for opening schools next week  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
French President Emmanuel Macron confirmed plans to gradually reopen schools next week amid concerns from mayors, teachers and parents about the timing more
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The Latest: Dutch coronavirus outbreak spreads to Germany  ABC NEWS · 1 week
A coronavirus outbreak linked to a slaughterhouse in the Netherlands has spread across the border to Germany more
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Floods and tears in Bangladesh a week after cyclone  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
Rezaul Islam wades through waist-high water, a sack of rice on his head salvaged from what remains of his home, a week after a cyclone savaged Bangladesh and eastern India. more
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