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Coronavirus Live Updates: Outbreak Has Reached at Least 44 Countries

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 09:36
The virus is on every continent but Antarctica, with more new cases now being reported outside China than within it.
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Trump Has a Problem as the Coronavirus Threatens the U.S.: His Credibility

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 08:32
Even his allies worry that President Trump has undermined his ability to appear presidential in a moment of national emergency.
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1,000 Workers, Go Home: Companies Act to Ward Off Coronavirus

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 07:36
In Europe, corporate emergency plans are forcing employees to work remotely, and other businesses are refining their protocols for when the illness arrives on their doorstep.
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Killing of Transgender Homeless Woman Sparks Outrage in Puerto Rico

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 07:06
Alexa Negrón Luciano was shot to death hours after a McDonald’s customer complained that Ms. Negrón had spied on her in the women’s room.
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Milwaukee Shooting: Gunman Kills 5 Co-Workers at Molson Coors

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 06:51
The gunman, an employee in uniform, was also found dead.
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Trump Names Mike Pence to Lead Coronavirus Response

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 06:08
President Trump sought to reassure the country that his government was controlling the spread of the coronavirus after his administration weathered days of criticism.
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The Roots of the Delhi Riots: A Fiery Speech and an Ultimatum

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 05:17
A local Hindu politician told the police to evict a group of Muslim protesters or he and his men would. Now, 25 have died in some of the worst violence in years.
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‘He Hasn’t Been Here’: Why Joe Biden Lags in Super Tuesday States

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 04:36
Joseph R. Biden Jr. is counting on a victory in South Carolina to revive his candidacy. But a daunting challenge awaits next week in states where he has limited resources.
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Tessa Majors’s Murder: A Police Bluff, Then a Teen's Confession

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 04:22
“We can lie”: A detective pretended to have evidence linking a 13-year-old to the stabbing of Ms. Majors.
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It’s 2 a.m. at the Louvre, and You’re Hanging With Leonardo

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 04:13
The Paris museum opened its doors around the clock to give more people the chance to see the blockbuster show about the Renaissance master in its final weekend.
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Let’s Call It Trumpvirus

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 03:57
If you’re feeling awful, you know who to blame.
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They Were Infected With the Coronavirus. They Never Showed Signs.

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 03:26
Even asymptomatic people who are infected may be able to spread the virus. But people without symptoms are rarely tested.
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Grappling With Coronavirus, Tokyo Olympic Leaders Have No Good Options

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 03:12
The I.O.C. and the organizers in Tokyo have alternatives to holding the Olympics this summer in Japan. They just aren’t very appealing.
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Leaning Tower of Dallas to Stick Around for Days, Maybe Weeks

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 03:12
A demolition company has been slowly pounding the 11-story structure with a wrecking ball that some observers say seems too small for the task.
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Coronavirus in California: C.D.C. Confirms Possible Community Transmission Case

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 03:03
A case in California may be the first infection without a known link to travel abroad.
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Weinstein Was Convicted. Can D.A. Vance Now Win Over His Critics?

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 02:52
One detractor called the district attorney “irreparably tarnished.” But the prosecutor’s high-profile victory might give him a political lift.
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Australian Rules Football Confronts C.T.E.

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 02:19
For years, leaders of Australia’s national sport have tried to play down connections between their sport and degenerative brain diseases. Now one of the game’s legends was found to have had C.T.E.
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The Primaries Are Just Dumb

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 01:47
There’s a better way to do democracy.
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Deontay Wilder’s Costume Was Heavyweight Camp

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 01:47
The boxer’s elaborate entrance outfit was “Dr. Octagon Stages a Coup in Westeros.” It was “Daft Punk Jetpacks to Wakanda.” But he felt like it cost him the match.
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A Police Officer’s Word Convicted Them. Now He’s Charged With Murder.

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 01:32
Houston’s top prosecutor says at least 69 people, and perhaps many more, could see their convictions overturned in the wake of a botched drug raid that relied on made-up information.
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