• By ABC News   -   Feb 24, 2020

    CHINA POSTPONES KEY POLITICAL MEETING BECAUSE OF VIRUS

    China says it is postponing its most important political meeting of the year because of the outbreak of the new virus

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  • By ABC News   -   Feb 24, 2020

    ITALY TRIES TO CONTAIN VIRUS AS NEIGHBORS FEAR ITS SPREAD

    Police are manning checkpoints around sealed-off towns in Italy's north as authorities seek to contain the virus from China

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  • By ABC News   -   Feb 24, 2020

    SOUTH KOREA REPORTS 70 MORE CASES OF VIRUS, BRINGING TOTAL TO 833

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  • By ABC News   -   Feb 24, 2020

    CHINA POSTPONES MOST IMPORTANT ANNUAL POLITICAL ASSEMBLY BECAUSE OF VIRUS OUTBREAK

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  • By ABC News   -   Feb 24, 2020

    NEW VIRUS HAS INFECTED OVER 79,000 PEOPLE GLOBALLY

    A viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 79,000 people globally

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  • By ABC News   -   Feb 24, 2020

    JUDGE HALTS PLAN TO MOVE VIRUS PATIENTS TO CALIFORNIA CITY

    A judge has put on hold a plan to send up to 50 people infected with a new virus from China to a Southern California city for quarantine

    Plan, Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 24, 2020

    CHINA REPORTS 409 MORE CASES OF NEW VIRUS AND 150 MORE DEATHS, RAISING TOLL TO 2,592

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  • By ABC News   -   Feb 24, 2020

    SOUTH KOREA REPORTS 161 MORE CASES OF THE NEW VIRUS, BRINGING ITS TOTAL TO 763 CASES

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  • By ABC News   -   Feb 24, 2020

    S. KOREA REPORTS 161 NEW VIRUS CASES, BRINGING TOTAL TO 763

    South Korea has reported 161 new cases of the new virus that has spread rapidly in the region surrounding its southwest city of Daegu,...

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  • By ABC News   -   Feb 23, 2020

    AUSTRIA'S RAILWAY COMPANY SAYS IT HAS STOPPED ALL TRAIN TRAFFIC TO AND FROM ITALY OVER VIRUS CONCERNS

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  • By ABC News   -   Feb 23, 2020

    ITALY CANCELS VENICE CARNIVAL IN BID TO HALT SPREAD OF VIRUS

    Italian authorities have announced they are shutting down Venice's famed carnival events in a bid to stop the spread of the novel virus,...

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  • By ABC News   -   Feb 23, 2020

    JAPAN REPORTS 3RD CRUISE SHIP DEATH, 57 MORE INFECTED

    Japan's health ministry says a cruise ship passenger who had been hospitalized after testing positive for the new virus has died, the...

    Hospital, Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 23, 2020

    NEW VIRUS HAS INFECTED OVER 78,000 PEOPLE GLOBALLY

    A viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 78,000 people globally

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  • By ABC News   -   Feb 23, 2020

    NEW JERSEY GOVERNOR REVEALS LIKELY CANCEROUS KIDNEY TUMOR

    New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says he has what is probably a cancerous tumor on his kidney and will undergo surgery next month to remove...

    Tumors, Cancer, Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 23, 2020

    INFECTIONS SOAR IN S KOREA TO 556 CASES; 4TH PATIENT DIES

    South Korea has reported more than 120 new virus cases and the country's fourth fatality, raising the total number of those infected...

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  • By ABC News   -   Feb 23, 2020

    INFECTIONS CLIMB IN SOUTH KOREA AS WORLD FIGHTS VIRUS

    South Korea reported an eight-fold jump in viral infections Saturday with more than 400 cases mostly linked to a church and a hospital,...

    Hospital, Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2020

    FDA APPROVES DRUG THAT LOWERS CHOLESTEROL IN A NEW WAY

    U.S. regulators have approved a new type of cholesterol-lowering drug aimed at millions of people who don't get enough help from widely...

    Drugs, Cholesterol, Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2020

    JUDGE HALTS PLAN TO MOVE VIRUS PATIENTS TO CALIFORNIA CITY

    A judge has put on hold a U.S. plan to quarantine up to 50 people infected with a new virus from China in a Southern California city

    Plan, Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2020

    JAPAN: 23 CRUISE PASSENGERS NOT TESTED BEFORE DISEMBARKING

    Japan's health minister says 23 passengers got off the Diamond Princess cruise ship without being tested for the new virus due to procedural...

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  • By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2020

    OPIOID SETTLEMENT STILL ELUSIVE AS SOME LAWYERS CRITICIZE IT

    Lawyers for some state and local governments say the deal being offered by companies in a sweeping national settlement over the toll...

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