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Upbeat Chinese FM says virus control efforts 'are working'

China's efforts to control the deadly outbreak of a new coronavirus "are working", Beijing's top diplomat said Thursday, attributing an ...

Coronavirus more closely aligned to flu than other viruses

CHICAGO, Illinois - Scientists in China who studied the nose and throat swabs from 18 patients infected with the new ...

South Korea on Highest Alert Against Coronavirus

South Korea has raised its alert level for the coronavirus disease to the highest level.South Korean President Moon Jae-in urged ...

Quarantine Questioned After Passenger Leaves, Tests Positive

TOKYO - Japan on Sunday confirmed that a woman who tested negative and disembarked from the coronavirus-stricken Diamond Princess cruise ...

Knights carry win streak into quick Anaheim trip

After sweeping a tough five-game homestand, the Vegas Golden Knights take a quick road trip to Anaheim to face the ...

NHL roundup: Ovechkin scores 700th goal but Devils beat Caps

Alex Ovechkin became the eighth NHL player to reach 700 goals, but the milestone was not enough as Damon Severson ...

ATP roundup: Thiem falls to Mager in Rio

After upsetting top-seeded Dominic Thiem 7-6 (4), 7-5 of Austria earlier Saturday, Italian qualifier Gianluca Mager took an early edge ...

Smith, Knights top Panthers late

Reilly Smith scored two third-period goals, and Marc-Andre Fleury made 32 saves as the Vegas Golden Knights won their fifth ...

Chinese Trapped at Home by Coronavirus Feel the Strain

BEIJING - During weeks holed up in her grandmother's apartment with 10 relatives and eating a restricted diet, Chinese teenager ...

West Indies recall Russell for Sri Lanka T20 series

St. John's - The West Indies recalled big-hitting all-rounder Andre Russell for their upcoming T20 international series against Sri Lanka ...

South Korea reports 142 more coronavirus cases, total 346

South Korea reported 142 more coronavirus cases on Saturday, the sharpest spike in infections yet, with more than half of ...

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka in women's T20 World Cup

Perth - New Zealand captain Sophie Devine says her team is comfortable to "fly under the radar" after starting the ...

Du Preez set to break new ground for Proteas Women

Cape Town - After more than a decade at the top of the order, Mignon du Preez is set to ...

Boucher warns Proteas: Step up or miss out

Johannesburg - South African coach Mark Boucher has given a veiled warning to his players that they need to "put ...

Coronavirus may have started in Xinjiang's prison camps

Hong Kong, Feb 22 (ANI): The coronavirus epidemic in China appears to have started from the cramped prison system, possibly ...

Spike in Iran Coronavirus Cases Raises Alarm

GENEVA - The head of the World Health Organization says he fears the increase in the number of cases of ...

AIFF condoles former footballer Ashok Chatterjee's demise

New Delhi [India], Feb 22 (ANI): The All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Saturday condoled the death of former India ...

Van Niekerk revved up for vital England clash

Cape Town - Many captains would fear facing England in their ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020 opener, but Dane ...

Ukrainian President Chastises Mob Who Attacked COVID-19 Evacuees

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has criticized a mob that attacked buses carrying dozens of Ukrainians evacuated from China amid concerns ...

China death toll from coronavirus rises to 2,345

PanARMENIAN.Net - China's National Health Commission said 2,345 people have died in the country from the new coronavirus, which has ...

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Racial minorities get behind Sanders in Nevada

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) posted a decisive victory in the Nevada caucuses Saturday, cementing his status as ...

Guterres criticizes war in Syria, demands political resolution

NEW YORK, New York - The head of the United Nations has issued a blunt message to warring parties in ...

Haitian leaders called on to reverse country's downfall

NEW YORK, New York - Leaders in Haiti must step up and end the political impasse between President Jovenel Mose ...

Delving in among the smoke and mirrors of the Pell case

Compound Probability and the CrownIn his appeal to the Intermediate Court, Bret Walker referred to 13 solid obstacles that pointed ...

Bayrob hackers infected 400,000 computers before being taken down

The hackers were like modern-day John Dillingers, brazenly committing their crimes and repeatedly escaping law enforcement's grasp.But like Dillinger and ...

Upbeat Chinese FM says virus control efforts 'are working'

China's efforts to control the deadly outbreak of a new coronavirus "are working", Beijing's top diplomat said Thursday, attributing an ...

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