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    World Don’t Blame Bat Soup for the Wuhan Virus – Foreign Policy

    As news of the Wuhan virus spread online, one video became emblematic of its claimed origin: It showed a young Chinese woman, supposedly in Wuhan, biting into a virtually whole bat as she held the creature up with chopsticks... Read more via Foreign Policy – Get more...
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    World Worried About Coronavirus? Don’t Stress Too Much, But Here Are 3 Things To Do That Can Help Keep You Healthy – Colorado Public Radio

    The risk of coronavirus to Coloradans is low, but authorities and doctors are prepared. That’s the message Colorado’s public health department and hospitals are trying to send as they continue to ready themselves if a case of the fast-spreading virus is ultimately found in the state...
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    World As Virus Spreads, Anger Floods Chinese Social Media – NYT – Health

    SHANGHAI — Recently, someone following the coronavirus crisis through China’s official news media would see lots of footage, often set to stirring music, praising the heroism and sacrifice of health workers marching off to stricken places. But someone following the crisis through social media...
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    World Fear of Coronavirus Hits Middle East –

    The Middle East joins the global community in panicking over a possible coronavirus epidemic. The deadly virus originated in China’s Wuhan province and so far is responsible for 82 deaths worldwide. Prof. Allon Moses, chairman of the Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases...
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    World Why Kobe Bryant’s Co-Author Deleted the Children’s Book They Were Working On – Time

    (SAO PAULO) — Kobe Bryant and Brazilian writer Paulo Coelho were working together on a children’s book, but the author of “The Alchemist” said he deleted the draft after Bryant’s death in a helicopter crash. The 72-year-old novelist told The Associated Press on Monday that the two men started...
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    World Kobe Bryant and daughter attended Catholic mass early Sunday morning hours before they both died in tragic crash – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Kobe Bryant and daughter Gigi prayed together at Catholic mass at their local church hours before they both died in the tragic helicopter crash, can reveal. The basketball legend and 13-year-old Gigi went to the 7am service at the Our Lady Queen of Angels … Read more via...
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    World Kobe Bryant to be inducted into Hall of Fame in 2020 class – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Kobe Bryant will be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, bypassing the normal election process following the helicopter crash that claimed his and his daughter’s lives, as well as seven others, in California on Sunday. The Athletic’s Shams Charania reported the news. …...
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    World Canada records second case of coronavirus, 19 suspects flagged – P.M. News

    The wife of Canada’s first confirmed patient with the fast-spreading Wuhan coronavirus also has tested positive for it at an Ontario laboratory. Public health officials also said on Monday that 19 other suspected cases are … Read more via P.M. News – Get more World News
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    World Death toll from China virus outbreak passes 100 – BBC News

    Chinese authorities say 106 people have died from the new coronavirus and more than 4,000 people are infected. The country has meanwhile further tightened travel restrictions to curb the spread of the virus..... Read more via BBC News – Get more World News