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Japan just closed schools for a month. If you're a parent with school-aged children: think for a second about how massively disruptive this would be. This is the kind of thing that Dr Messonier told Americans to prepare for and it's also totally at odds with the President's tone.

Age-progressed photo shows what 14-year-old Relisha Rudd might look like nearly 6 years after disappearance

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#BREAKING : Husband of Toronto woman who returned from Iran becomes Ontario's sixth presumptive positive of COVID-19

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“I went to the police when I was 16 and nothing happened, unfortunately.” Victim of sexual abuse @jessicajane1400  recounts her story to #RT  after UK rape gang study was kept quiet for being “not in the public interest” - Report.

Pope Francis cancels planned visit with Rome priests due to a "slight" illness

So much for that Bolivian election fraud

Automation has already come for the American worker in the form of cruelly efficient management software, reports @joshdzieza ⁩

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The case may be the first US instance of the coronavirus being transmitted by "community spread," meaning the patient wouldn't have had "relevant travel history or exposure to another known patient"

Lake Erie splashing onto Highway 5 in Hamburg, NY this morning as winds may gust to 50 MPH today. Plus the #snow  = blizzard conditions. We're live on the @weatherchannel  @NWSBUFFALO 

JUST IN: 3 new #COVID19  cases in Singapore, including a 12-year-old Raffles Institution student; 4 patients discharged: MOH

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Scoops of the Day

"I found most of what he said incoherent." — World Health Org. Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel reacts to President Trump's press conference regarding COVID-19.

JUST IN: The House of Representatives has approved legislation making lynching a federal hate crime for the first time in U.S. history. The Emmett Till Anti-Lynching Act was named for the 14-year-old teenager who was lynched in Mississippi in the 1950s.

Don’t panic. Doctors/ virologists I’m speaking to say 98% of people will be fine, even if they get Covid-19. They expect it will go around the world, but that most people who get it will be a little sick, then recover. The danger is to vulnerable people. Hospitals/ old age homes.

‼️ Azar refuses to promise a coronavirus vaccine will be affordable for anyone: "We would want to ensure that we work to make it affordable, but we can't control that price, because we need the private sector to invest.. Price controls won't get us there."

Breaking: First U.S coronavirus case of unknown origin confirmed in Northern California, a sign the virus may be spreading in a local area

Coronavirus makes clear what has been true all along. Your health is as safe as that of the worst-insured, worst-cared-for person in your society. It will be decided by the height of the floor, not the ceiling.

Coronavirus continues to spread to new countries, with the World Health Organization saying there are now more new cases outside China than inside its borders How are the different countries responding?

@Ocasio2018  asks on House floor why so many find the Green New Deal so controversial. "Because for years we have prioritized the pursuit of profit at any and all human and environmental cost. And I humbly ask my colleagues and my country to question our priorities for once."

K-pop group BTS took a ride with "The Late Late Show" host James Corden for some "Carpool Karaoke."


Scoops of the Week

BREAKING: Harvey Weinstein convicted in a reckoning after sexual misconduct allegations against him fueled #MeToo  movement.

This is the powerful speech by a mother who lost her 19-year-old daughter to femicide in Mexico.

The most powerful selfie! It was an honour to share the frame with the two most powerful leaders in the world Prime Minister @narendramodi ⁩ and President @realDonaldTrump ⁩

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We have started striking Islamic Jihad targets in #Gaza . Details to follow.

A Hindu flag was raised over a mosque in India’s capital after it was set on fire. #DelhiViolence  death toll rises to 20, as police are accused of looking the other way while Muslims are targeted.

“How much will that cost?” @andersoncooper  asks Bernie Sanders how he’ll pay for the ambitious new government programs he’s proposed.

Daredevil "Mad" Mike Hughes was killed when his homemade, steam-powered rocket crashed shortly after takeoff near Barstow, California.

Mobs were beating people to death in the streets of the capital during Trump’s very successful trip to India.

BREAKING: Austria has stopped a train coming from Italy at its border as two travellers are suspected of being infected with #Covid19 . Italy now has the worst #Coronavirus  outbreak in Europe and has imposed quarantine restrictions. Read more here: