Scott Neuman

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Inmates In Washington State Protest After Fellow Prisoners Test Positive For COVID-19

Thursday, April 09, 2020

More than 100 prisoners at Monroe Correctional Complex's minimum-security unit set off fire extinguishers in protest after six fellow inmates were diagnosed with COVID-19 in recent days.

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French Aircraft Carrier Returns To Port After Suspected COVID-19 Cases Found Aboard

Wednesday, April 08, 2020

France's armed services ministry said in a statment that about 40 sailors aboard the nuclear-powered Charles de Gaulle were under "close medical observation" after showing symptoms.

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U.K.'s Johnson Spends 2nd Night In ICU With COVID-19 Symptoms

Wednesday, April 08, 2020

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said, "I'm confident he'll pull through." Meanwhile, the U.K. on Tuesday set a new high for COVID-19 deaths — with 786.

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Australia's High Court Overturns Cardinal Pell's Child Sexual Abuse Conviction

Monday, April 06, 2020

The former Vatican treasurer, who had been the highest-ranking Roman Catholic cleric ever found guilty of sexual abuse, was ordered released from prison, where he was serving a six-year sentence.

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New York City Has Contingency Plan For Temporary Burials Of COVID-19 Dead

Monday, April 06, 2020

Officials are struggling to handle the high number of people who have died from the disease. So many have died that the city is considering temporary burial at a public cemetery on Hart Island.

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Japan's Shinzo Abe Will Declare State Of Emergency As Coronavirus Cases Surge

Monday, April 06, 2020

The prime minister confirmed Monday that he would issue the declaration that allows governors of hard-hit prefectures to issue stay-at-home directives.

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Global Lockdowns Resulting In 'Horrifying Surge' In Domestic Violence, U.N. Warns

Monday, April 06, 2020

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said that reported cases had doubled in some countries "as the economic and social pressures and fear have grown."

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In Phone Call, Trump And China's President Discuss Coronavirus Pandemic

Friday, March 27, 2020

The leaders spoke after a virtual G-20 meeting. President Trump called it a "very good conversation," and China state TV said Xi Jinping offered to help the U.S. respond to the spread of the virus.

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South Africa Reports First COVID-19 Deaths, Goes Into 3-Week Lockdown

Friday, March 27, 2020

At midnight Thursday, security forces began enforcing the order against all but essential movement. Meanwhile, the health ministry reported two COVID-19 deaths among nearly 1,000 confirmed cases.

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Judge Orders 10 ICE Detainees Released From N.J. Jails Over COVID-19 Concerns

Friday, March 27, 2020

The detainees range in age from 31 to 56 years of age and have medical conditions including diabetes, heart disease and obesity — making them particularly vulnerable to the disease.

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Nurses In Australia Issue Plea To Stop Violence, Theft Of Sanitizer And Masks

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Whole pallets of personal protective equipment have reportedly been stolen from hospitals, and some health care workers have even become targets of violence, a nurses' union says.

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U.S. Officials Believe Ex-FBI Agent Who Disappeared In Iran In 2007 Is Dead

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Robert Levinson, who went missing while on an unauthorized mission for the CIA, is thought to have died in Iranian custody, his family says.

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IOC Head Calls For 'Sacrifice And Compromises' After Tokyo Olympics Postponed

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

"We want to organize the best Games possible," IOC President Thomas Bach said, adding that "this postponement will require sacrifices and compromises from all parties."

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Kentucky Has 39 New Cases; 1 Person Attended A 'Coronavirus Party'

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Gov. Andy Beshear said he was angry about the case of one young adult who contracted the illness after attending a party designed to flout social distancing guidelines.

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White House, Senate Agree To $2 Trillion Coronavirus Rescue Package

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

The deal means Congress could be close to passing a deal, and it comes after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Republicans and Democrats had closed the gap on their differences.

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U.S. 'Disappointed' In Afghan Leadership, Will Slash $1 Billion In Aid, Pompeo Says

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

The secretary of state's announcement follows meetings in Kabul with Afghanistan's rivals to the presidency, Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah. Pompeo said another $1 billion could be cut next year.

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Salt Lake City Airport Tightens Rules For Greeting Missionaries Returning From Abroad

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

The tougher restrictions were announced after criticism from officials, including Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, following scenes over the weekend of friends and family thronging an airport parking lot.

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Man Dies, Woman Hospitalized After Taking Form Of Chloroquine To Prevent COVID-19

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

The couple ingested a form of chloroquine, a chemical that has been touted in recent days by President Trump as a possible "game changer" against COVID-19.

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Tests At Nursing Home In Washington State Confirm 30 Coronavirus Cases

Monday, March 23, 2020

A month after an outbreak at a nursing home in Seattle, testing at a facility in Bellingham reveals that 24 residents and six of the facility's staff members have become infected with the virus.

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3 GOP Senators In Self-Quarantine Will Be Unable To Vote On Coronavirus Relief

Monday, March 23, 2020

After a positive coronavirus test for Sen. Rand Paul, Sens. Mitt Romney and Mike Lee, who said they had recent contact with Paul but showed no symptoms, voluntarily self-quarantine.

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