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Worldwide CPAC Attendee from New Jersey Tests Positive for Corornavirus
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Organisers of the Conservative Political Action Conference , or CPAC , said an attendee of its annual Washington-area conference last month has tested positive for the coronavirus . The conference was attended by numerous high-profile conservative political figures, including Trump and Pence. He also said he was ready to help Iran deal with an outbreak.

Worldwide 2 service members killed by 'enemy forces' in Iraq
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Nevertheless, the global coalition against the terrorist group, which was established in 2014, remained in the country to assist the government in creating a sustainable Iraqi security force that could secure the nation's borders and ensure a lasting victory over the terrorist group.

Worldwide NY implements 'cancel for any reason' travel policies amid coronavirus outbreak
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Many if not all of those cases were from the first cluster that was brought to authorities' attention last week. Testing has been done around the clock, Cuomo said. There also are a number of precautionary quarantines with 4,000 statewide. "That's been the focus". For the first time Saturday, Cuomo declared a state-wide state of emergency.

Worldwide Irish citizens believed to be on cruise ship with 21 coronavirus cases
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The Grand Princess belongs to Princess Cruises , the same company which operated the coronavirus-stricken ship held off Japan last month on which more than 700 people on board tested positive. "We set it up for that, and that veteran is being taken care of there", Wilkie said. Two were in Seattle and the other in Issaquah, about 20 miles east of Seattle.

Worldwide Coronavirus Quarantine Hotel Collapses On The Sick In China
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No reason for the collapse was given. Another 10 were rescued over the next three hours, People's Daily reported , and search efforts were ongoing. The official People's Daily said the hotel had opened in June 2018 with 80 rooms and was being used to quarantine people during the coronavirus outbreak.

Worldwide Secy. Pompeo condemns increased violence in Afghanistan
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Bensouda had her USA visa revoked previous year, after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that visas would be denied to ICC staff involved in investigations against US forces, according to Reuters . Washington refuses to cooperate with the ICC and does not recognize its jurisdiction over United States citizens. The United States is not a member of the court and rejects its jurisdiction, although Afghanistan is a member.

Worldwide USA contractor accused of giving highly classified material to Hezbollah
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The information allegedly shared by Mariam Thompson, 61, included details regarding secret human assets working for the US and military personnel, prosecutors said. US officials said the linguist, who had top-secret government security clearance, began repeatedly accessing classified information in Pentagon computer systems that she had no need to access on December 30.

Worldwide Woman discovers the plant she's been watering for 2 years is fake
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It wasn't until she was transplanting her succulent into a new vessel that she made a shocking discovery. However, there are few people who just love plants and raise them as their babies. "I washed its leaves", she wrote. "Echeveria originate from semi-desert areas and don't actually like that much watering, especially in winter, so maybe it's lucky it wasn't a real plant", she said.

Worldwide Alabama To Execute Nathaniel Woods Despite Increasing Calls For Reprieve
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On June 17, 2004, Birmingham police officers Carlos Owen, Harley Chisholm III and Charles Bennett were shot to death while executing a misdemeanor assault warrant for Woods at a suspected crack house in Birmingham. Both were executed despite the Supreme Court offering a slight chance for a reprieve when Justice Clarence Thomas signed the execution order stating that it would be delayed "pending further order of the undersigned or of the Court".

Worldwide Primary results: State Senate District 19
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Voters who have not received a ballot should check their voter registration or contact elections officials at (206) 296-8683. Skamania County voters should visit skamaniacounty.org/departments-offices/aud itor/elections. Padilla noted that 75% of the state's voters have received absentee ballots, which can be returned by mail or at drop-off locations. From 1976 (the first election in which I could vote) through 2012, Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan, George H.W.

Worldwide Pelosi knocks GOP for outrage over Schumer's SCOTUS comments
Author: 0 Pelosi knocks GOP for outrage over Schumer's SCOTUS comments

The case, June Medical Services LLC v. Russo, concerns a law that requires doctors in Louisiana that provide abortions to have admitting privileges in case of a patient having issues during or after the abortion procedure. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) publicly threatened Justices Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh while speaking to a crowd of abortion supporters, as evidenced in a widely shared video clip of his remarks .

Worldwide Beijing ordered to slash Chinese staff in state media in US
Author: 0 Beijing ordered to slash Chinese staff in state media in US

Citing the expulsion from China of 3 Wall Street Journal press reporters last month, the FCCC stated Chinese authorities are now "making use of visas as tools versus the worldwide press", either declining to restore job visas as when it comes to the Journal's Chun Han Wong in August, or providing "severely truncated visas" to resident reporters.

Worldwide Vietnam Airlines will suspend all South Korea flights from March 5
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Lufthansa said passengers whose flights were affected by the timetable changes should check the company website for updates. British Airways have called off flights between London's Heathrow airport and Italy , France , and Germany , as well as Austria , Belgium , Ireland , Switzerland and New York's JFK airport.

Worldwide South Korea hunts sick beds as West readies for long virus fight
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Supermarket chain Woolworths has said it will start rationing toilet paper as panic buying leaves store shelves empty across the country, which has 41 cases of Covid-19. Most were centered in the Lombardy region, with smaller clusters in Emilia-Romagna, Veneto, Piedmont, the Marche, Campania, Liguria, Tuscany, Lazio, Friuli Venezia Giulia, Sicily, Puglia, Abruzzo, Trento, Molise, Umbria, Bolzano, Calabria, Sardinia and Basilicata.

Worldwide Supreme Court conservatives open to Louisiana abortion law
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Banning abortion is something pro-life lawmakers in Kentucky are open about. Today the Supreme Court is hearing arguments about a law in Louisiana that requires abortion doctors to have admitting privileges to local hospitals. In the Louisiana case, known as June Medical Services LLC v. Russo , it appears Chief Justice John Roberts, and potentially Kavanaugh, will be the deciding vote.

Worldwide Virus Crisis Tracks West, Ebbing in China; Fed Slashes Rates
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Jeff Duchin, health officer for Seattle and King County's public health agency, told reporters. But more than 3,000 people have died. Dozens of staff and residents at Life Care Center of Kirkland are reportedly exhibiting coronavirus-like symptoms, with two confirmed cases of (COVID-19) associated with the nursing facility reported so far.

Worldwide Pleasant start to March
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Afternoon highs in the mid 40s. Showers start this off on Monday , with Tuesday and Wednesday the prime times for the heaviest rain. Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Highs should get just above 50 degrees for the afternoon. Highs Saturday may reach only 40 to 45 as winds howl from the north and northwest. For the first day of Meteorological Spring on Sunday , March 1st, it won't quite feel like spring out there with highs into the 30s, but at least ...

Worldwide Getting the jump on Super Tuesday: Floridians begin voting in-person Monday
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Yet Michael Vu, the county's Registrar of Voters, is encouraging more voters to get a jump on Election Day by casting ballots over the weekend and Monday, at the registrar's office or at four new satellite registrar locations. Jones said his office mailed more than 16,000 ballots. "I think where we all as citizens need to be more mindful is.don't believe everything you see on the internet or everything that you read in your Twitter feed or on Facebook", Padilla cautioned.