Storied Swiss ski races canceled because of virus outbreak

GENEVA (AP) – The signature ski race of Alpine nation Switzerland was canceled Monday after Wengen experienced a rise in COVID-19 infections blamed partly on tourists from Britain. Wengen was…

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After months of calm, Thailand challenged by virus outbreak

BANGKOK (AP) – Thailand, which has kept the coronavirus largely in check for most of the year, is facing a challenge from a large outbreak of the virus among migrant…

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Croatian charity offers help as lives turn during outbreak

PULA, Croatia (AP) – Winding stone streets, usually packed with tourists, silent as a graveyard. Restaurants closed. Beaches deserted. Hotels bolted shut. When Europe locked down in response to the…

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Trump Responds To Spiraling U.S. Coronavirus Outbreak By Unveiling Europe Travel Ban

In the face of a rapidly expanding global coronavirus pandemic that has already killed dozens and infected at least 1,200 within the United States, President Donald Trump delivered a strange…

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Xi makes 1st visit since outbreak to China’s epicenter Wuhan

BEIJING (AP) – President Xi Jinping visited China’s virus epicenter Tuesday for the first time since cases of a then-unidentified respiratory illness emerged in the city of Wuhan in December….

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Delta reduces flights to Korea as virus outbreak spreads

Delta Air Lines said Wednesday it will reduce flights to South Korea as concern rises about the spread of the new virus beyond China. Delta said it will suspend flights…

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