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Hospital staff stand outside the emergency entrance of Wuhan Medical Treatment Center, where some infected with a new virus are being treated, in Wuhan, China, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. The number of cases of a new coronavirus from Wuhan has risen to over 400 in China health authorities said Wednesday. (AP Photo/Dake Kang)
China virus outbreak may wallop economy, financial marketsNews that a new coronavirus that has afflicted hundreds of people in central China can spread between humans has rattled financial markets and raised concern it might wallop the economy just as it appears to be regaining momentum
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo, Utah Gov. Gary Herbert speaks during a news conference at the Utah State Capitol, in Salt Lake City. The discredited practice of conversion therapy for LGBTQ children is now banned in Utah, making it the 19th state and one of the most conservative to prohibit it. Herbert took the unusual step of calling on regulators after a proposed law was derailed by changes made by conservative lawmakers. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
So-called conversion therapy banned in conservative UtahThe discredited practice of conversion therapy for LGBTQ children is now banned in Utah, making it the 19th state and one of the most conservative to prohibit it
The Associated Press8 hours ago
A customer walks out of a Yifeng Pharmacy in Wuhan, China, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. Pharmacies in Wuhan are restricting customers to buying one mask at a time amid high demand and worries over an outbreak of a new coronavirus. The number of cases of the new virus has risen over 400 in China and the death toll to 9, Chinese health authorities said Wednesday. (AP Photo/Dake Kang)
Science Says: What to know about the viral outbreak in ChinaHealth authorities are closely watching an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a new virus from China
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Passengers wear masks to prevent an outbreak of a new coronavirus in a subway station, in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. The first case of coronavirus in Macao was confirmed on Wednesday, according to state broadcaster CCTV. The infected person, a 52-year-old woman, was a traveller from Wuhan. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
Cases of new viral respiratory illness rise sharply in ChinaChinese health authorities are urging people in the city of Wuhan to avoid crowds and public gatherings after warning that a new viral illness infecting hundreds of people in the country and causing at least nine deaths could spread further
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Ex-drug execs get over 2 years in prison for bribery schemeTwo former drug company executives have been sentenced to more than two years in federal prison in a bribery scheme that prosecutors say helped fuel the national opioid epidemic
The Associated Press16 hours ago
FILE - This April 19, 2015 file photo shows Andrea Finlay, mother of Taylor Swift, presenting the milestone award to her daughter at the 50th annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Arlington, Texas.  Swift has revealed in a new interview that her mother has a brain tumor. Swift, who has spoken about her mother's battle with cancer over the years, told Variety in an interview published Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, that while her mother was going through treatment, “they found a brain tumor."(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
Taylor Swift reveals her mother has a brain tumorTaylor Swift has revealed in a new interview that her mother has a brain tumor
The Associated Press17 hours ago
Mysterious Coronavirus Reaches the USA potentially deadly coronavirus that first surfaced in China has reached the US. The CDC says a man in Washington state who recently returned from China has the mysterious coronavirus, reports the Washington Post . The man is in Snohomish County, and he was hospitalized last week after returning from a...
Newser19 hours ago
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, center, speaks Tuesday Jan. 21, 2020, at a news conference in Shoreline, Wash., following the announcement that a man in Washington state is the first known person in the United States to catch a new type of coronavirus that officials believe originated in China. The man who caught the virus is a Washington state resident who returned last week from China and is currently hospitalized near Seattle. (AP Photo/Carla K. Johnson)
Washington man is 1st in US to catch new virus from ChinaThe U.S. has its first case of a new virus found last month in China, but health officials say they believe the overall risk to Americans is low
The Associated Press19 hours ago
Pharmacist Liu Zhuzhen stands near a sign reading "face masks are sold out" at her pharmacy in Shanghai, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020. Heightened precautions were being taken in China and elsewhere Tuesday as governments strove to control the outbreak of a novel coronavirus that threatens to grow during the Lunar New Year travel rush. (AP Photo/Fu Ting)
Science Says: What to know about the viral outbreak in ChinaHealth authorities are closely watching an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a new virus from China
The Associated Press20 hours ago
FILE - This Nov. 24, 2019 file photo shows Ozzy Osbourne performing at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles. The 71-year-old Grammy winner and former vocalist for the metal band Black Sabbath said during an interview on “Good Morning America” that aired Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, that he's been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, a nervous system disorder that affects movement.  The diagnosis came after a fall last year. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
Rocker Ozzy Osbourne announces Parkinson's diagnosisHeavy metal legend Ozzy Osbourne says that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, a nervous system disorder that affects movement
The Associated Press21 hours ago
FILE - This Oct. 3, 2014 file photo shows the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington.  The Supreme Court has declined to take a case stemming from the 2014 water crisis in Flint, Michigan. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Supreme Court won't take case prompted by Flint water crisisThe Supreme Court has declined to take a case stemming from the 2014 water crisis in Flint, Michigan
The Associated Press23 hours ago
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