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A doctor checks the conditions of a patient in Jinyintan Hospital, designated for critical COVID-19 patients, in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020. (Chinatopix Via AP)
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February 13, 2020 - 2:54 pm
By YANAN WANG Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — China reported a surge in deaths and infections from a new virus Thursday after changing the way the count is tallied, further clouding an epidemic that has stirred fear as it spread to more than two dozen countries. The spike came after two days in...
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February 13, 2020 - 11:21 am
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A doctor checks the conditions of a patient in Jinyintan Hospital, designated for critical COVID-19 patients, in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020. (Chinatopix Via AP)
(Chinatopix Via AP)
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February 13, 2020 - 11:00 am
By YANAN WANG, Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — China on Thursday reported a sharp spike in deaths and infections from a new virus after the hardest-hit province of Hubei applied a new classification system that broadens the scope of diagnoses for the outbreak, which has spread to more than 20...
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A doctor takes a swab from a woman to test for the COVID-19 virus at a fever clinic in Yinan county in eastern China's Shandong province on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020. (Chinatopix Via AP)
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February 12, 2020 - 2:08 pm
By KEN MORITSUGU, Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — Dr. Mike Ryan, the head of emergencies for the World Health Organization, says “it's way too early to try to predict the beginning of the end” of the virus outbreak in China. Ryan was speaking at a news conference Wednesday at WHO headquarters in...
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People wearing protective face masks, walk on a street in the Central, the business district of Hong Kong, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
(AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
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February 11, 2020 - 1:07 pm
By JOE McDONALD Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — The daily death toll in China from a new virus topped 100 for the first time, pushing the total above 1,000 Tuesday as the World Health Organization announced a new name for the disease. Despite the official end of the extended Lunar New Year holiday...
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A medical worker in a hazardous materials suit uses a body thermal scanner to check temperature of Chinese passenger who just arrived from Beijing at the Yaroslavsky railway station in Moscow, Russia, Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
(AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
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January 31, 2020 - 4:35 pm
By DEB RIECHMANN Associated Press Eds: UPDATES: With U.S. declaring public health emergency, barring entry of some foreign nationals. Changes byline, dateline. Washington (AP) — The United States on Friday declared a public health emergency because of a new virus that hit China and has spread to...
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Travelers wearing face masks line up to check in for an American Airlines flight to Los Angeles at Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
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January 31, 2020 - 1:04 pm
By CATHY BUSSEWITZ, JOSEPH PISANI and RACHEL LERMAN, AP Business Writers NEW YORK (AP) — Delta Air Lines and American Airlines said Friday they will suspend all flights between the U.S. and China, making them the first U.S.-based airlines to do so and joining several international carriers that...
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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam, front, and other government officials wear protective face masks before a press conference in Hong Kong, Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim)
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January 31, 2020 - 12:05 pm
By KEN MORITSUGU Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — The U.S. advised against all travel to China as the number of cases of a worrying new virus spiked more than tenfold in a week, including the highest death toll in a 24-hour period reported Friday. The virus has infected almost 10,000 people globally...
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American citizen James Dickey sits on a train on his way back to his home in Changsha, China. Dickey said he was “really scared” and trying to arrange for his daughter and ex-wife to leave Wuhan for the United States. (James Dickey via AP)
(James Dickey via AP)
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January 31, 2020 - 10:19 am
By JOE McDONALD, SAM McNEIL and DAKE KANG Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — Some Americans plan to leave China after the U.S. government advised about a spreading virus outbreak, but many others are staying. The State Department issued a travel advisory Friday saying Americans in China “should...
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Doctors look at a CT scan of a patient at a hospital in Wuhan in central China's Hubei Province, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020. China counted 170 deaths from a new virus Thursday and more countries reported infections. (Chinatopix via AP)
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January 30, 2020 - 10:33 am
By KEN MORITSUGU Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — China on Thursday raised the death toll to 170 and more countries reported infections from a new virus, including some spread locally, as foreign evacuees from China's worst-hit region returned home to medical tests and even isolation. India and the...
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