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Flames from the LNU Lightning Complex fires leap above Butts Canyon Road on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020, as firefighters work to contain the blaze in unincorporated Lake County, Calif. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
(AP Photo/Noah Berger)
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August 24, 2020 - 12:56 pm
By MARTHA MENDOZA and JOHN ANTCZAK Associated Press SCOTTS VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters battling three massive wildfires in Northern California got a break from the weather early Monday as humidity rose and there was no return of the onslaught of lightning strikes that ignited the infernos a...
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Jeff Katz
May 26, 2020 - 2:38 pm
Andrew Cuomo admits 'we all failed' at making coronavirus projections. Click here to watch the video.
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FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 17, 2020 file photo, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova gestures as she attends Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov's annual roundup news conference summing up his ministry's work in 2019, in Moscow, Russi
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AP News
May 14, 2020 - 7:22 am
Russia calls on NYT, FT to retract stories about virus toll
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Jeff Katz
May 11, 2020 - 5:22 pm
Brian Stelter is accusing the right-wing media of using Michael Flynn as a smoke screen for the coronavirus death toll. Click here to find out more.
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Jeff Katz
May 11, 2020 - 2:38 pm
An epidemiologist is ripping Neil Ferguson's Imperial College Coronavirus model as negligent and bordering on "scientific misconduct." Click here to read more.
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Coronavirus New York hospital
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Jeff Katz
April 20, 2020 - 2:34 pm
A top coronavirus model has dropped its U.S. death toll projections to around 60,000. Click here to find out why.
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FDNY ambulances are seen entering and leaving the emergency room at Queens Hospital Center, Monday, April 20, 2020, in the Jamaica neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York.  (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
WRVA News
April 20, 2020 - 1:20 pm
The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.
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Health workers cry during a memorial for their co-worker Esteban, a male nurse that died of the coronavirus disease, at the Severo Ochoa Hospital in Leganes in Leganes, Spain, Friday, April 10, 2020.
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AP News
April 10, 2020 - 4:01 pm
Worldwide deaths from coronavirus hit 100,000
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A rescue worker carries Shirley Wallace from her home that collapsed and trapped her under rubble after a tornado hit Mt. Juliet, Tenn., Tuesday, March 3 2020. (Larry McCormack/The Tennessean via AP)
(Larry McCormack/The Tennessean via AP)
AP News
March 03, 2020 - 10:57 am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tornadoes ripped across Tennessee early Tuesday, shredding at least 40 buildings and killing at least 19 people. One of the twisters caused severe damage across downtown Nashville, destroying the stained glass in a historic church and leaving hundreds of people homeless...
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FILE - In this Oct. 5, 2017 file photo, a Puerto Rican national flag is mounted on debris of a damaged home in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.  (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
August 28, 2018 - 12:49 pm
By DANICA COTO , Associated Press SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — An estimated 2,975 people died in the six months after Hurricane Maria as a result of the storm, with the elderly and impoverished most affected, according to a long-awaited independent study ordered by the U.S. territory's government...
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