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Confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide exceed 1.1m: Johns Hopkins University - World News
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Confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide exceed 1.1m: Johns Hopkins University

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide has risen above 1.1 million, according to the latest tally from Johns Hopkins University on Saturday.
Latest coronavirus pictographs in Shanghai, China and around the world - World News
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Latest coronavirus pictographs in Shanghai, China and around the world

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UK confirms 38,168 COVID-19 cases, Britons urged to stick to social distancing - World News
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UK confirms 38,168 COVID-19 cases, Britons urged to stick to social distancing

The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Britain reached 38,168 as of Friday morning, an increase of 4,450 in 24 hours.
CDC advises wearing cloth masks to protect against COVID-19, says Trump - World News
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CDC advises wearing cloth masks to protect against COVID-19, says Trump

US President Donald Trump said on Friday the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now recommends that Americans wear cloth face covering to protect against COVID-19.
Italy's coronavirus cases near 120,000 with falling trend in new infections - World News
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Italy's coronavirus cases near 120,000 with falling trend in new infections

 The number of confirmed infections, fatalities and recoveries totaled 119,827 on Friday.
Public-private tensions flare up as 3M hits back at Trump's DPA order - World News
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Public-private tensions flare up as 3M hits back at Trump's DPA order

President Trump's order asking mask manufacturer 3M Company to cease exporting masks during the coronavirus outbreak will make domestic supplies less available, the company said.
US steps up efforts to develop blood-related therapies for COVID-19 - World News
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US steps up efforts to develop blood-related therapies for COVID-19

The US FDA is taking the lead on national efforts to facilitate the development of, and access to, two investigational therapies for COVID-19 derived from human blood.
Top WHO expert says wearing masks may help in comprehensive response to COVID-19 - World News
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Top WHO expert says wearing masks may help in comprehensive response to COVID-19

A top WHO expert said there are certainly circumstances in which the use of masks at community level may help in an overall comprehensive response to the current COVID-19 outbreak.
Merkel back to office after ending self-quarantine - World News
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Merkel back to office after ending self-quarantine

German Chancellor Angela Merkel returned to her office on Friday after two weeks of self-quarantine, German government spokesman Steffen Seibert has said.
Heroic medical staff on front line of global epidemic battle - World News
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Heroic medical staff on front line of global epidemic battle

As the number of confirmed coronavirus cases around the world soared past one million, medical staff everywhere are working around the clock to save lives.
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