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Lynne Adkins
March 03, 2020 - 4:00 am
The number of Americans who are obese has gone up again. Read more here.
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Medic treats patient infected with coronavirus in Tehran, Iran
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AP News
March 02, 2020 - 12:27 pm
A member of a council that advises Iran's supreme leader died from the new coronavirus, becoming the highest-ranking official within the Islamic Republic's Shiite theocracy to be killed by the illness ravaging the country. Read more here.
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The Supreme Court is seen in Washington, D.C., Jan. 27, 2020.
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AP News
March 02, 2020 - 11:52 am
The Supreme Court agreed on Monday to decide a lawsuit that threatens the Obama-era health care law, but the decision is not likely until after the 2020 election.
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The Louvre was closed again for fear of coronavirus outbreak.
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AP News
March 02, 2020 - 11:27 am
Tourists trying to visit the Louvre Museum are out of luck: The world's most visited museum stayed closed for a second straight day because of workers' worries about the potential spread of the new virus. Read more here.
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Tourists at Trinita de' Monti, Spagna Square, in Rome, wear protective masks against the coronavirus epidemic.
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Mark Abrams
March 02, 2020 - 8:13 am
Following elevated travel warnings from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Department of State, Temple University has told some 277 students in their study abroad program in Rome to pack their bags and come home. Read more here.
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Little girl defending herself
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Lynne Adkins
March 02, 2020 - 4:00 am
Injuries to a child's fingers could be a sign that child is being abused, according to a physician at Rutgers. Read more here.
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A staff member blocks the view as a person is taken by a stretcher to a waiting ambulance from a nursing facility where dozens of people are being tested for Wuhan coronavirus.
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CNN
March 01, 2020 - 2:29 pm
Washington state health officials are investigating possible outbreak of Wuhan coronavirus at a long-term nursing facility in which two people tested positive for the disease. Read more here.
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Mark Abrams
March 01, 2020 - 9:42 am
With concerns about the flu and the Wuhan coronavirus running high, the Philadelphia archdiocese has already implemented measures to protect churchgoers attending Mass.
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View of Rome, Italy, from the Castel Sant'Angelo
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John McDevitt
February 29, 2020 - 3:45 pm
As the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advised against all nonessential travel to Italy due to the coronavirus outbreak, Temple University called for students in its Rome program to return home. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump speaks in the press briefing room at the White House, Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, in Washington
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AP News
February 29, 2020 - 2:48 pm
The U.S. is banning travel to Iran in response to the outbreak of the new coronavirus and elevating travel warnings to regions of Italy and South Korea. Read more here.
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