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Northern California city at epicenter of coronavirus mystery

VACAVILLE, Calif. (AP) - Residents of a Northern California community are at the epicenter of what officials are calling a turning point in the...

Stocks open sharply lower on Wall Street; Dow sinks 1.8%

NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks are opening sharply lower on Wall Street, putting the market on track for its worst week since October 2008...

Virus outbreak in Iran sickens hundreds, including leaders

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - After facing sanctions and the risk of war amid tensions with the United States, Iran’s Shiite theocracy now...

Financial pain deepens as nearly 60 countries report virus

TOKYO (AP) - A deepening health crisis became an economic one too Friday, with the virus outbreak sapping financial markets, emptying shops and businesses,...

Global stocks fall again on fear of virus impact on economy

Global stock markets plunged further Friday on spreading fears over the impact of the new coronavirus, with some indexes set to close out their...

Nigeria confirms 1st case of new virus in sub-Saharan Africa

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) - Nigerian authorities on Friday reported the first confirmed case of the new coronavirus in sub-Saharan Africa as the outbreak spread...

What’s happening: Virus fears hit Africa, markets, churches

PARIS (AP) - Amusement parks, sports events, religious gatherings, even school. More and more things in a growing swath of the world are now...

Financial pain deepens as 56 countries exposed to virus

TOKYO (AP) - A deepening health crisis became an economic one too Friday, with the virus outbreak sapping financial markets, emptying shops and businesses,...

Whistleblower: Feds helping evacuees lacked virus protection

WASHINGTON (AP) - A government whistleblower has filed a complaint alleging that some federal workers did not have the necessary protective gear or training...

Global stocks fall on virus fears after Wall Street plunge

Global stock markets plunged further Friday on spreading virus fears, deepening a global rout after Wall Street endured its biggest one-day drop in nine...