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Associated Press
May 08, 2020 - 12:47 am
BEIJING (AP) — Police in northern China charged a man with attempted murder after he allegedly buried his mother in an abandoned grave, where she was found traumatized but alive after three days covered by loose dirt. The man's wife told police her husband carried his mother away in a wheelbarrow...
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Passengers wearing protective suits to protect against the spread of new coronavirus gather outside of Hankou train station ahead of the resumption of train services in Wuhan in central China's Hubei Province, Wednesday, April 8, 2020. After 11 weeks of lockdown, the first train departed Wednesday morning from a re-opened Wuhan, the origin point for the coronavirus pandemic, as residents once again were allowed to travel in and out of the sprawling central Chinese city. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Associated Press
April 07, 2020 - 10:53 pm
WUHAN, China (AP) — After 11 weeks of lockdown, people went outdoors and by the thousands boarded the first trains and planes leaving Wuhan as the last restrictions on movement were lifted Wednesday in the Chinese city where the coronavirus pandemic began. Wuhan's unprecedented lockdown was a model...
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Rebekah Sager
February 03, 2020 - 3:10 pm
American English teacher John McGory has been stuck in Wuhan, China for the last two weeks since his planned departure. Originally from Youngstown, Ohio, McGory has lived and worked in Wuhan for the last six years, recently finishing a book. He spoke with In-Depth about what it's like being...
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WBBM Newsradio Staff
January 30, 2020 - 1:03 pm
CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- The Centers for Disease Control confirmed Thursday the first human-to-human transmission of the coronavirus in the U.S. in Illinois. The CDC said the second case in Illinois is the husband of a Chicago woman, who was the first case of conronavirus in Illinois. According...
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A security officer wears a hazardous materials suit at a subway station in Beijing, Friday, Jan. 24, 2020. China moved to lock down at least three cities with a combined population of more than 18 million in an unprecedented effort to contain the deadly new virus that has sickened hundreds of people and spread to other parts of the world during the busy Lunar New Year holiday. (AP Photo/Yanan Wang)
Associated Press
January 24, 2020 - 9:38 pm
More than 1,200 cases of a new viral respiratory illness have been confirmed in China and elsewhere since an outbreak began last month in the Chinese city of Wuhan. Scientists have identified the illness as a new kind of coronavirus. Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses, some of which cause...
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Adam Warner
January 24, 2020 - 12:06 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Four people in New York State are "under investigation" for coronavirus, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Friday afternoon. "The State Department of Health currently has four persons under investigation for novel coronavirus that are under isolation as their cases are being tested...
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A disinfection worker wearing protective gears spray anti-septic solution in an train amid rising public concerns over the spread of China's Wuhan Coronavirus at SRT train station on January 24, 2020 in Seoul, South Korea. The number of cases of a deadly new coronavirus rose to over 800 in mainland China as health officials stepped up efforts to contain the spread of the pneumonia-like disease which medicals experts confirmed can be passed from human to human. The number of those who have died from the virus in China climbed to twentyfive on Wednesday and cases have been reported in other countries including the United States,Thailand, Japan, Taiwan and South Korea. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)
Associated Press
January 24, 2020 - 10:49 am
The woman in her 60s returned from China on Jan. 13 without showing any signs of illness.
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Tarrah Gibbons
January 24, 2020 - 10:15 am
The current outbreak of coronavirus has millions on edge of what to expect next. The outbreak is rapidly evolving. The number of cases and deaths are increasing. Here is what you need to know about the illness.
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Associated Press
November 24, 2019 - 5:41 pm
The classified documents lay out the Chinese government’s deliberate strategy to lock up ethnic minorities.
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WWJ News
November 15, 2019 - 2:35 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Government regulators have again warned Dollar Tree’s parent company about importing drugs and cosmetics that could be tainted due to improper product testing during manufacturing. The Food and Drug Administration said that Greenbrier International also did not properly perform...
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