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Thursday, April 9, 2020 6:43 pm
The key feature a bailout fund that would make about $261 billion available for indebted countries. The funds must be used for health care, cure and prevention costs associated with COVID-19.
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Thursday, April 9, 2020 5:10 pm
A map of confirmed COVID-19 cases and deaths around the world. The respiratory disease has spread rapidly across six continents and has killed thousands of people.
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Thursday, April 9, 2020 3:02 pm
Three of the U.S. Navy's 11 aircraft carriers are reported to have sailors infected with the coronavirus. The Pentagon says readiness has not been affected, but more outbreaks are expected.
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Thursday, April 9, 2020 1:27 pm
There are arguments that it might -- and that it might not. Here's what researchers know so far.
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Thursday, April 9, 2020 1:26 pm
April 15 will mark the first anniversary of the fire that ripped through the cathedral. The Paris archbishop says he wants to send a "message of hope" through a small Good Friday service.
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Thursday, April 9, 2020 12:20 pm
"He is in extremely good spirits," his office said. Johnson's emergence from intensive care is good news for the leader, who remains in the hospital after testing positive for the coronavirus.
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Thursday, April 9, 2020 10:52 am
The leader admonished Ugandans for exercising outside during the pandemic rather than indoors -- and promised to release a video tutorial. He did it on Thursday, to the delight of many in the country.
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Thursday, April 9, 2020 10:39 am
After President Trump complained, India reversed its export ban on the anti-malaria drug, which Trump has touted as a coronavirus treatment. There's no clinical evidence it works against COVID-19.
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Thursday, April 9, 2020 10:23 am
Sub-Saharan Africa is home to some of the world's fastest-growing economies. But the World Bank projects its economies could pull back as much as 5.1% this year, driven by the coronavirus pandemic.
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Thursday, April 9, 2020 6:44 am
In a country that consumes 10 billion baguettes every year, "If the bakeries started closing, people would be unnerved," says Paris baker Tony Doré. His boulangerie now stays open seven days a week.
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Thursday, April 9, 2020 2:52 am
Officials said Thursday that the country had nearly 1,500 new cases in a single day with 13 new deaths from COVID-19. The news came as the Kremlin extended a national "non-working week."
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Thursday, April 9, 2020 2:02 am
On the Pacific Coast of Colombia, there is a notorious shipping point used for the cocaine trade. But in this gang-ridden, impoverished port, lies a hidden musical treasure.
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Thursday, April 9, 2020 2:02 am
Venezuela is in no position to fight COVID-19. Its health care system collapsed long before the virus hit, leaving hospitals without running water and soap, much less ventilators or PPE.
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Thursday, April 9, 2020 2:02 am
One of South Africa's biggest private hospitals in Durban is in crisis after 66 people -- at least 48 of which are on staff -- tested positive for the coronavirus.
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Thursday, April 9, 2020 2:02 am
Iran is among the countries hard hit hit by the coronavirus pandemic. As Iranians head back to work after their New Year's holiday, fears are growing that the rate of infection could surge.
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