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 2020-03-31 08:35 

Reuters

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German city follows Austria and stipulates face masks for shoppers...

The city of Jena in eastern Germany has decided to make people wear face masks when shopping or traveling by public transport, stepping up efforts to slow the spread of the coronavirus and becoming the first city in the country to take the step....

 2020-03-31 08:29 

Reuters

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Taiwan to push social distancing in coronavirus fight, but no fines yet...

Taiwan will introduce social distancing measures to help control the coronavirus but will not yet punish people who fail to comply, the health minister said on Tuesday....

 2020-03-31 08:23 

Reuters

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India cracks down on Muslim missionary group linked to coronavirus cases...

Indian authorities sealed off the headquarters of a Muslim missionary group on Tuesday and ordered an investigation into accusations it held religious meetings that officials fear may have infected dozens of people with the coronavirus....

 2020-03-31 07:24 

AP

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally...

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed after some benchmarks lost earlier gains Tuesday, following a rally in U.S. stocks that mostly was spurred by health care companies' announcements of......

 2020-03-31 07:24 

ABC News (US)

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The Latest: U.S. set to surpass China's toll of 3,300 deaths...

The mounting death toll from the virus outbreak had the United States poised Tuesday to surpass China's grim toll of 3,300 deaths, with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo saying up to 1 million more healthcare workers were needed...

 2020-03-31 07:19 

AP

Europe's hospitals among the best but can't handle pandemic...

LONDON (AP) — As increasing numbers of European hospitals buckle under the strain of tens of thousands of coronavirus patients, the crisis has exposed a surprising paradox: Some of the world's......

 2020-03-31 07:13 

Reuters

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South Korea puts off school opening again, will turn to online...

South Korea on Tuesday cancelled the planned re-opening of schools next week because of the danger of the coronavirus as clusters of infections flare, and will instead launch online classes while delaying the annual college entrance exams....

 2020-03-31 06:43 

ABC News (US)

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US nears China's virus death toll as New York calls for help...

The mounting death toll from the virus outbreak in the United States has it poised to overtake China's grim tally of 3,300 deaths, with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo saying up to 1 million more healthcare workers are needed in the city...

 2020-03-31 06:41 

AP

North Carolinians urged not to have hairdressers visit homes...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina residents are being urged by officials not to set up house calls for hairdressers and massage therapists during the stay-at-home order for the coronavirus......

 2020-03-31 06:27 

Reuters

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Number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany rises to 61,913: RKI...

The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus in Germany has risen to 61,913 and 583 people have died of the disease, statistics from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on Tuesday....

 2020-03-31 05:18 

Reuters

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Vietnam to implement 15 days of social distancing in coronavirus battle...

Vietnam will begin 15 days of social distancing from Wednesday to curb community transmission of the coronavirus, the Southeast Asian country's prime minister said on Tuesday....

 2020-03-31 05:11 

Reuters

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Czech Republic's coronavirus infections top 3,000...

The tally of coronavirus infections in the Czech Republic has exceeded 3,000, the Health Ministry said on Tuesday, after recording 184 new cases the previous day....

 2020-03-31 05:09 

ABC News (US)

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Stranded cruise ship hit by virus begs Florida to dock...

Passengers from a cruise ship stranded at sea with coronavirus cases and deaths are pleading with Florida officials to let them disembark...

 2020-03-31 05:07 

Reuters

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Thailand reports 127 new coronavirus cases, one death...

Thailand reported 127 new coronavirus cases and one death on Tuesday, a health official said....

 2020-03-31 05:02 

Reuters

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Indonesia to suspend all foreign arrivals, barring a few exceptions...

Indonesia's Foreign Minister said on Tuesday the government has decided to ban all arrivals and transits by foreigners in Indonesia to prevent a further spread of the coronavirus....

 2020-03-31 04:57 

USA Today

Is 6 feet enough for social distancing? An MIT researcher says droplets carrying coronavirus can travel up to 27 feet....

An MIT researcher says gaseous clouds could carry droplets of all sizes up to 27 feet, though doctors contend 6 feet is adequate against coronavirus....

 2020-03-31 04:53 

Medical Daily

Tips To Enhance The Nutrition Of Your Meals Amid COVID-19 Lockdown...

Here are some dietitian-recommended tips to help boost your meals' nutritional value amid the COVID-19 lockdown....

 2020-03-31 04:51 

ABC News (US)

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UN adopts 4 resolutions, voting by email because of COVID-19...

The U.N. Security Council unanimously adopted four resolutions on Monday, with its 15 members voting by email for the first time because of the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-03-31 04:41 

Medical Daily

COVID-19 Cure: Anti-Malarial Drugs Now Approved By FDA For Emergency Treatment...

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an emergency authorization for doctors to prescribe the anti-malarial drugs chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine to help treat patients with COVID-19....

 2020-03-31 04:27 

Reuters

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Guatemalan deportees stranded in airport after three develop fever...

Migrants deported on Monday to Guatemala from the United States are being held in a temporary shelter at the main airport in the central American nation, authorities said, because three minors on the flight developed fever, a key symptom of coronavirus....

 2020-03-31 04:22 

ABC News (US)

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LA County sheriff abandons effort to close gun stores...

Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva has retracted an order to close gun stores to slow the spread of the coronavirus...

 2020-03-31 04:17 

Reuters

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Philippines coronavirus testing to be stepped up soon: WHO...

Coronavirus testing is expected to increase substantially in coming days in the Philippines, where the high number of deaths relative to confirmed cases reflects lower testing so far, a World Health Organisation official said on Tuesday....

 2020-03-31 04:15 

ABC News (US)

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White House turns to statistical models for virus forecast...

Like forecasters tracking a megastorm, White House officials are relying on statistical models to predict the impact of the coronavirus outbreak and try to protect as many people as possible...

 2020-03-31 04:14 

AP

White House turns to statistical models for virus forecast...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Like forecasters tracking a megastorm, White House officials are relying on statistical models to help predict the impact of the coronavirus outbreak and try to protect as many......

 2020-03-31 04:05 

Reuters

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Coronavirus epidemic 'far from over' in Asia: WHO official...

The coronavirus epidemic is "far from over" in the Asia-Pacific region, and the current measures to curb the spread of the virus are merely buying time for countries to prepare for large-scale community transmissions, a WHO official said on Tuesda...

 2020-03-31 02:34 

ABC News (US)

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Mexico broadens one-month shutdown as virus cases top 1,094...

Mexico's government has broadened its shutdown of "non essential activities," and prohibited gatherings of more than 50 people...

 2020-03-31 00:33 

Medical Daily

Natural Cough Remedy: Simple Herbal Cough Syrup Recipe You Can Follow...

Here's a simple herbal syrup recipe you can follow for your cough....

 2020-03-31 00:28 

Medical Daily

How Ventilators Help COVID-19 Patients Breathe...

COVID-19 patients need ventilators to breathe, and here's why....

 2020-03-31 00:24 

ABC News (US)

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Brazil's Carnival beat fades, making way for virus shelter...

A month ago, Rio de Janeiro's Sambadrome was the site of a massive Carnival party bursting with samba music and smiling faces...

 2020-03-30 23:56 

ABC News (US)

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US Rep. who sought to stall virus aid touts fundraising haul...

U.S. Rep. Thomas Massie is boasting of his bid to stall a $2.2-trillion coronavirus-relief package and hauling in campaign cash for his stand...

 2020-03-30 23:22 

Reuters

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New York greets hospital ship with cheers; U.S. death toll rises past 3,000...

New York welcomed the arrival of a gleaming 1,000-bed U.S. Navy hospital ship on Monday as a beacon of hope for the city's desperate fight against the coronavirus pandemic, while the national death toll climbed past 3,000 on the country's most dea...

 2020-03-30 23:02 

AP

Illinois inmate dies from COVI-19; dozens more sickened...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois officials on Monday reported the death of a state prison inmate from COVID-19 and acknowledged the difficulty they face in stopping the spread of the virus in a......

 2020-03-30 22:59 

Men's Health News

Watch Dr. Pimple Popper Pop a 'Scoop of Vanilla Ice Cream' Out of a Neck Cyst...

In a new Instagram video, Dr. Pimple Popper—aka, dermatologist and TLC host Dr. Sandra Lee, MD—pops a thick and creamy neck cyst....

 2020-03-30 22:57 

ABC News (US)

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Judges slow abortion bans in Texas, Ohio during pandemic...

Federal judges in Texas and Ohio have temporarily blocked efforts to ban abortions during the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-03-30 22:47 

AP

Wyoming governor: Still no plan for state stay-at-home order...

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming has no plans for a stay-at-home order to contain the coronavirus but any order for the entire state would contain no exemptions, Gov. Mark Gordon said......

 2020-03-30 22:01 

AP

Utah has 4 coronavirus deaths, Herbert says young not immune...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Four people have died in Utah from complications associated with the coronavirus, state officials said Monday as they warned people to continue staying in their homes to......

 2020-03-30 21:50 

AP

Georgia elections chief holds line on May 19 election plan...

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's top elections official is holding the line on plans for May 19 voting, even as the state House speaker continues his push for delay.Secretary of State Brad......

 2020-03-30 21:46 

Men's Health News

30 Celebrities You Didn't Know Were Veterans...

On Veteran's Day, we join together as a country to we honor all of the men and women who have served the United States in uniform. Here's which famous celebrities you may not have known served in the military....

 2020-03-30 21:44 

ABC News (US)

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Trial delayed for Ohio doctor charged in deaths at hospital...

The murder trial of an Ohio doctor accused of ordering excessive painkiller doses for dozens of patients will be delayed due to coronavirus concerns...

 2020-03-30 21:42 

AP

Business Highlights...

___Macy's to furlough majority of its 125,000 workersNEW YORK (AP) — Macy's says it will temporarily stop paying tens of thousands of employees who were thrown out of work when the......

 2020-03-30 21:39 

Reuters

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J&J, Moderna sign deals with U.S. to produce huge quantity of possible coronavirus vaccines...

The U.S. government has cut deals with Johnson & Johnson and Moderna Inc and said it is in talks with at least two other companies to prepare them to produce massive quantities of coronavirus vaccines even before safe and effective ones become available....

 2020-03-30 21:32 

Reuters

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Trump says more than 1 million Americans have been tested for coronavirus...

President Donald Trump said on Monday that more than 1 million Americans had been tested for coronavirus and urged people to continue to follow social distancing measures through April to prevent the virus from spreading....

 2020-03-30 21:20 

Men's Health News

The XD Fit Kevlar Kettlebell Is Just What Your Home Gym Needs....

Check out the soft-yet-powerful XD Fit Kevlar kettlebell that you can use in your home gym, without having to worry about dropping it on your wood floor....

 2020-03-30 21:16 

Men's Health News

Try This Home Resistance Band Workout to Build Real Strength...

Superhero trainer Don Saladino leads the Men's Health audience through a resistance band circuit workout designed to build strength at home....

 2020-03-30 21:06 

Men's Health News

11 Ways to Lose Weight When You've Hit a Plateau...

Here are 11 reasons you've hit a weight loss plateau and the simple changes you should make to lose weight fast....

 2020-03-30 21:02 

Men's Health News

The Insane True Story of Netflix's 'How to Fix a Drug Scandal'...

Netflix's 'How to Fix a Drug Scandal' chronicles the misconduct of chemists Sonja Farak and Annie Dookhan. Here's where Farak and Dookhan are now....

 2020-03-30 21:01 

Reuters

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U.S. Congress eyes next steps in coronavirus response...

Three days after passing a $2.2 trillion package aimed at easing the heavy economic blow of the coronavirus pandemic, the U.S. Congress on Monday was looking at additional steps it might take as the country's death toll continued to rise....

 2020-03-30 20:59 

AP

Indiana tornado cleanup continues with eye on virus safety...

NEWBURGH, Ind. (AP) — Crews and homeowners cleaning up after a weekend tornado swept a southwestern Indiana town are working under the watchful eye of local officials eager to make sure they......

 2020-03-30 20:42 

Men's Health News

Dillon Passage and Joe Exotic Are Still Together After Tiger King...

Everything we know about Dillon Passage, who is 'Tiger King' Joe Exotic's fourth and current husband....

 2020-03-30 20:33 

Men's Health News

This Onnit Sandbag Instantly Makes Your Home Workouts Tougher...

Give your dumbbells and kettlebells a break with this editor-approved sandbag that'll make workout movements more challenging....

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