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Italy China Outbreak Europe A woman wearing a mask passes next to a police car checking movements to and from the cordoned area in Casalpusterlengo, Northern Italy, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno) (Luca Bruno
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Italy cancels Venice Carnival in bid to halt spread of virus

Scrambling to contain rapidly rising number of new coronavirus infections in Italy, the largest amount outside Asia, authorities on Sunday...

February 23, 2020 12:10 pm

Britain Assange Protest Julian Assange's father, John Shipton, speaks at a rally in Parliament Square as part of the demonstration against the extradition to the U.S. of Wikileaks founder, Julian Assange, in London, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali) (Alberto Pezzali
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US to lay out case against Assange at extradition hearing

The U.S. government and WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will face off Monday in a high-security London courthouse.

February 23, 2020 10:10 am

APTOPIX Iran Virus Outbreak A commuter looks through a water-stained window wearing a mask and gloves to help guard against the Coronavirus, on a public bus in downtown Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi) (Ebrahim Noroozi
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Iran raises death toll from new virus to 8, infections to 43

Iran's health ministry raised the death toll from the new coronavirus to eight Sunday.

February 23, 2020 10:10 am

Italy China Europe Outbreak A woman wearing a sanitary mask pushes a trolley in Duomo square, Milan, Italy, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020.  (AP Photo/Luca Bruno) (Luca Bruno
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New virus has infected over 78,000 people globally

A viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 78,000 people globally.

February 23, 2020 10:10 am

Serbia Russia In this file photo taken Wednesday, April 6, 2016, Serbia's President Aleksandar Vucic inspects arms at the Batajnica military airport outside Belgrade, Serbia. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic, File) (Darko Vojinovic
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More Russian weapons for Serbia despite US sanction threats

Serbia has received a sophisticated anti-aircraft system from Russia, despite possible U.S. sanctions against the Balkan state, which is...

February 23, 2020 10:00 am