There are at least 880 confirmed cases of novel coronavirus -- including five deaths -- in 28 places outside mainland China.
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Don't believe everything you see on Instagram.
The development complicated belated U.S. government efforts to evacuate Americans trapped on the Diamond Princess cruise ship quarantined off Japan.
As the Chinese government continues its effort to slow the spread of the deadly coronavirus, the country's central bank at a press conference today (Feb. 15) told media it was going to begin literally cleaning its currency. The World Health Organization has said that it is still not known how long the the coronavirus can survive on surfaces and objects, including money. One method for cleaning money is to use ultraviolet light or high temperatures on it, then seal the cash away for one to two weeks before releasing it back into circulation.
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- CelebrityThe Independent
Elton John left the stage in tears on Sunday night (16 February) after he lost the ability to sing.He was forced to stop performing midway through the concert, which took place at the Mount Smart Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand.
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Subaru's safety-laden base models should become the new normal.
Indian Railways may just have taken the idea of pilgrimage tourism a little too seriously. It made a reservation yesterday (Feb. 16)—seat number 64 in coach B5—for the Hindu god Shiva on the 82401 Kashi Mahakal Express. The train was launched yesterday by prime minister Narendra Modi from the ancient holy city of Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh to connect two other major religious sites dedicated to feral deity.