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Boeing finds debris in fuel tanks of many undelivered 737 MAX jets

7 hours 33 min ago
Boeing Co has found debris in the fuel tanks of dozens of undelivered 737 MAX jets amid ongoing inspections as the Chicago-based planemaker struggles to restore the trust of airlines and the wider public in the grounded fleet.
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WHO concerned about coronavirus cases with no clear link

7 hours 33 min ago
The World Health Organization (WHO) is concerned about the number of coronavirus cases with no clear epidemiological link, although the total number of cases outside China remains relatively small, its director general said on Saturday.
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Optimism, fear and expectations mark first day of violence cut period in Afghanistan

7 hours 34 min ago
Afghans on Saturday welcomed the pledge by the Taliban and U.S to reduce violence, despite uncertainty looming over the war-torn country.
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Trump plans to raise issue of religious freedom with Indian PM Modi: official

7 hours 34 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump will raise the issue of religious freedom in India during his meetings with Prime Minister Narendra Modi next week, a senior administration official said, a sensitive subject for the Indian government.
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Sanders blasts Russia for reportedly trying to boost his presidential campaign

7 hours 39 min ago
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders warned Russia on Friday to stay out of 2020 White House elections after U.S. officials had told him Moscow was trying to aid his campaign.
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South Korea says coronavirus cases more than double, total now 433

7 hours 41 min ago
South Korea said on Saturday that the number of people infected with the coronavirus in the country had more than doubled to 433.
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Ten new cases of coronavirus in Iran, one dead: health ministry

7 hours 41 min ago
Ten new cases of coronavirus have been detected in Iran, one of whom has died, Health Ministry spokesman Kianush Jahanpur said on state TV on Saturday.
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Samsung Electronics confirms coronavirus case at phone factory complex in South Korea

7 hours 41 min ago
Samsung Electronics said on Saturday that one coronavirus case had been confirmed at its mobile device factory complex in the southeastern city of Gumi, causing a shutdown of its entire facility there until Monday morning.
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Hubei's medical supply situation improving, but shortages remain: official

7 hours 41 min ago
The medical supply situation in China's Hubei, which has been hit hard by the coronavirus outbreak, has improved, but items such as protective suits remain scarce, a provincial official said at a briefing on Saturday.
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Sealed in: Chinese trapped at home by coronavirus feel the strain

7 hours 41 min ago
During weeks holed up in her grandmother's apartment with 10 relatives and eating a restricted diet, Chinese teenager Li Yuxuan says tempers have frayed.
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China reports fall in coronavirus cases, says economy resilient, but infections rising elsewhere

12 hours 25 min ago
China reported a decrease in the number of new deaths and new cases of the coronavirus on Saturday, while its central bank predicted a limited short-term economic impact and said the country was confident in winning the fight against the epidemic.
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Iranian mayor tests positive for coronavirus: state TV

12 hours 25 min ago
An Iranian official has tested positive for coronavirus, state TV reported on Saturday.
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Trump's son gets permit allowing him to hunt Alaska grizzly bear

12 hours 27 min ago
Donald Trump Jr. has been granted the right to hunt a grizzly bear in northwestern Alaska near the Bering Sea town of Nome, a state official said on Friday.
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Coronavirus incubation could be as long as 27 days, Chinese provincial government says

12 hours 39 min ago
A 70-year-old man in China's Hubei Province was infected with coronavirus but did not show symptoms until 27 days later, the local government said on Saturday, meaning the virus' incubation period could be much longer than the presumed 14 days.
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Japan confirms four more virus cases, to close a school for two days

12 hours 55 min ago
Japanese officials confirmed four new coronavirus infections on Saturday as the number of cases outside of China continued to climb.
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Bloomberg campaign builds out digital arm Hawkfish ahead of 2020 election

Fri, 2020-02-21 23:27
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg's campaign has pumped $25.7 million into his little-known tech company Hawkfish since the billionaire entered the race last November, according to disclosures to the Federal Election Commission.
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Coronavirus spreads in China prisons, Korean church as fears weigh on global markets

Fri, 2020-02-21 21:56
The coronavirus has infected hundreds of people in Chinese prisons, authorities said, as cases climbed outside the epicenter in Hubei province, including 100 more in South Korea and a worsening outbreak in Italy where officials announced the country's first death.
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China reports 397 new confirmed cases of coronavirus on mainland on Feb.21

Fri, 2020-02-21 21:56
Mainland China had 397 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on Feb. 21, the country's National Health Commission said on Saturday, down from 889 cases a day earlier.
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Tokyo postpones training for Olympics volunteers over virus fears

Fri, 2020-02-21 21:54
Organizers for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics have postponed training for volunteers because of the spread of the coronavirus in Japan.
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Fund managers look for value in high-priced consumer sector

Fri, 2020-02-21 20:31
Expectations that spending on items ranging from hotels to clothing will continue to rise have helped make consumer discretionary stocks the most expensive sector in the S&P 500.
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