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US military brought coronavirus to Wuhan, Chinese diplomat claims

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian during a daily briefing at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs office in Beijing, on February 24.

Posting to his more than 300,000 followers on Twitter, Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian republished a video of Robert Redfield, the director for the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, addressing a US Congressional committee on March 11. In the clip, Redfield said some influenza deaths in the US …

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Formula One brought to its knees by pandemic and mismanagement | Giles Richards | Sport

Michael Masi, FIA race director; Paul Little, chair of Australian Grand Prix Corporation; Andrew Wesatcott, AGPC CEO; and Chase Carey, F1 Group chairman speak to the media.

For a sport proud of presenting its drama on a global stage Formula One’s curtain raiser in Melbourne offered only farce. With the Australian Grand Prix cancelled because of the coronavirus, events that have seemed all too predictable were portrayed as having accelerated beyond expectations. The governing bodies left wringing …

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California passenger brought virus on Princess cruise

Curtis Tate and Antonio Fins and Morgan Hines Published 9:51 PM EST Mar 7, 2020 Cruise companies will change how they board passengers after Princess Cruises said Saturday that a California man who died on Wednesday was likely infected with the coronavirus before he boarded the Grand Princess last month. The discovery that …

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China is trying to prevent coronavirus from being brought back from other countries

Tourist wearing a protective respiratory mask tours outside the Colosseo monument in downtown Rome on February 28.

Despite the decline of new cases, Chinese authorities are on high alert following an uptick of imported cases from overseas since last week. Multiple cities and provinces — including Beijing, Shanghai and Guangdong — have announced a 14-day quarantine for people arriving from overseas, with the strictest restrictions placed on …

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US district court approves merger between T-Mobile and Sprint, denying claims brought by states

US district court approves merger between T-Mobile and Sprint, denying claims brought by states

The merger between T-Mobile and Sprint has been approved by the US Federal District Court, following a suit brought by several US states meant to halt the process. After the ruling, T-Mobile announced that it’s beginning the “final steps” to complete the merger, and Sprint’s stock is up over 70% …

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