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Country Music Star Kenny Rogers Dies

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BBC:- American country music legend Kenny Rogers has died aged 81. A family representative said he "passed away peacefully at home from natural causes". Rogers topped pop and country charts during the...

California Issues ‘Stay At Home’ Order To Battle Coronavirus

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BBC News:- California has issued a "stay at home" order to residents as it tries to stem the march of the coronavirus across the most populous US state. Governor Gavin Newsom...

Iran Frees 85,000 Prisoners In Battle Against Coronavirus

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Sky News:-  Iran has temporarily freed about 85,000 prisoners in an effort to combat the spread of coronavirus, a judiciary spokesman in the country has said. Gholamhossein Esmaili added: "Some...

Donald Trump Tests Negative For COVID-19

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Sky News:- Donald Trump has tested negative for coronavirus after a meeting with Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro and a staff member who tested positive, the president's doctor said. The White House...

New Zealand Announces Tough Border Controls To Stop Coronavirus

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Sky News:- New Zealand will require everyone arriving in the country to isolate themselves for 14 days in an effort to stop the spread of coronavirus. New Zealand has just six...

Trump Declares National Emergency Over Coronavirus

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BBC News:- US President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency to help handle the growing outbreak of coronavirus. The declaration - "two very big words", according to Mr Trump -...

Trump Suspends Travel From Europe To US

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BBC:- US President Donald Trump has announced sweeping travel restrictions on 26 European countries in a bid to combat the spread of the coronavirus. The ban applies to travellers from countries...

World Health Organization Declares Coronavirus a Pandemic

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The Washington Post: The World Health Organization on Wednesday declared Coronavirus a pandemic. The declaration signals that health experts believe countries should focus efforts less on containing virus and...

China Quarantine Hotel Collapses

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BBC News:- About 70 people have been trapped after a hotel being used as a coronavirus quarantine facility in the Chinese city of Quanzhou collapsed. About 35 people have been pulled...

Texas Ice Cream Licker Jailed

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BBC News:- A man in Texas who filmed himself licking ice cream and putting it back in the freezer of a Walmart supermarket has been jailed for 30 days. The...