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Quarantine workers in protective suits
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AP News
January 31, 2020 - 4:57 pm
The United States on Friday declared a public health emergency and announced significant entry restrictions because of a new virus that hit China and has spread to other nations. Read the latest here.
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Flu shot
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John McDevitt
January 31, 2020 - 3:59 pm
Cases of the flu are on the rise again in the U.S. Read more here.
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Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, before the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.
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AP News
January 31, 2020 - 9:44 am
Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee will oppose calling more witnesses in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial, all but dashing Democratic efforts to hear more testimony and pushing the Senate toward a vote to acquit Trump as soon as Friday. Read more here.
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This illustration provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in January 2020 shows the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
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AP News
January 30, 2020 - 12:52 pm
Health officials Thursday reported the first U.S. case of person-to-person spread of the new virus from China. Read more here.
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Retired NBA Champion, CEO, Kobe Inc., Kobe Bryant speaks onstage during 2016 Milken Institute Global Conference at The Beverly Hilton on May 03, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.
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January 30, 2020 - 11:37 am
Kobe Bryant's legacy extends beyond his time on the basketball court. He was also known to the business world as a brand-builder; an investor; and a coach to other athletes and company founders. Read more here.
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In this image from video, Alan Dershowitz, an attorney for President Donald Trump, answers a question during the impeachment trial against Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020.
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AP News
January 30, 2020 - 10:29 am
In a striking shift from President Donald Trump's claim of "perfect" dealings with Ukraine, his defense asserted at his Senate trial that a trade of U.S. military aid for political favors — even if proven — could not be grounds for his impeachment.
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Pennsylvania capitol building in Harrisburg
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Tony Romeo
January 29, 2020 - 1:21 pm
The state Senate has sent the House legislation that would move up the date of Pennsylvania’s presidential primary, starting in 2024. Read more here.
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An airplane, background, carrying U.S. citizens being evacuated from Wuhan, China, makes a refueling stop at the north terminal at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska Tuesday evening, Jan. 28, 2020.
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AP News
January 29, 2020 - 10:00 am
A plane evacuating 201 Americans from the Chinese city at the center of the virus outbreak continued Wednesday on to Southern California after everyone aboard passed a health screening test in Anchorage, where the aircraft had stopped to refuel. Read more here.
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President Trump at a Wildwood rally.
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Andrew Kramer
January 28, 2020 - 7:24 pm
Up to 7,000 President Donald Trump supporters have filed into the Wildwoods Convention Center, and tens of thousands are outside, watching the rally on screens. Read more here.
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In this Monday, Jan. 27, 2020 photo made available by the Lake County Sheriff's Office, Wolfgang Halbig is under arrest.
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AP News
January 28, 2020 - 1:38 pm
A Florida man who repeatedly harassed parents of shooting victims at Sandy Hook Elementary School has been arrested for possessing the identification of one of the parents, authorities said. Read more here.
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