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Iran's Supreme Leader Reinforces Attacks On Trump And 'American Clowns' On Twitter After First Public Sermon In Eight Years

"These American clowns lie in utter viciousness that they stand with the Iranian people," Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said.
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South Korean cases surge past 830 as global epidemic grows
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How South Korea’s Coronavirus Outbreak Got so Quickly out of Control
South Korea now has the highest number of coronavirus cases outside mainland China
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China's local government finances to suffer 'interim' impact due to virus
China's local governments will suffer an "interim impact" on fiscal revenue and expenditure from the virus epidemic that the country has so far allocated 99.5 billion yuan ($14.16 billion) to fight, a finance ministry official said on Monday.
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Malaysia's Mahathir quits his party after resigning as PM - sources
Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad has quit his Bersatu party after unexpectedly resigning as prime minister on Monday amid a power tussle, three sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
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Zion Williamson Is Like 'Prime Charles Barkley' Says Golden State Warriors Coach Steve Kerr
Williamson finished with 28 points and seven rebounds as the Pelicans defeated the Warriors 115-101 on the road on Sunday night.
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Man lucky to be alive after driving car off 6-story parking garage
A man is lucky to be alive after somehow surviving driving his car off the top of a six-story parking garage.
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Vietnam's Bamboo Airways to suspend all flights to South Korea over coronavirus concerns
Bamboo Airways will suspend flights to South Korea from Feb. 26 over coronavirus concerns, the company said on Monday.
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Kuwait, Bahrain report coronavirus in people who visited Iran
Kuwait and Bahrain on Monday recorded their first new coronavirus cases, all involving people who had visited Iran, which has reported 43 cases of the disease, state media said.
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Nutella Opens 'Pop-Up Swap Shop' for Mardi Gras 2020: How to Get Free Pancakes and Nutella
Mardi Gras takes place in February or March, depending on when Easter Sunday falls.
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Afghanistan confirms first case of coronavirus from three suspected
Afghanistan on Monday identified the country's first case of coronavirus as reported cases outside China jump.
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Malaysia's Mahathir will not ally with previous ruling coalition - Anwar
Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad, who has resigned as prime minister, has no plans to join hands with anyone from the previous ruling coalition he defeated to try to form a new government, said his chosen successor Anwar Ibrahim.
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Fourth person dies in coronavirus outbreak in northern Italy - RAI radio
A fourth person infected with the coronavirus has died in Italy, RAI radio reported on Monday, as officials struggle to contain an outbreak of the illness in the north of the country with around 150 cases reported since Friday.
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WHO says no longer uses 'pandemic' category, but virus still emergency
The World Health Organization (WHO) no longer has a process for declaring a pandemic, but the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak remains an international emergency, a spokesman said on Monday.
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Trump arrives in India to speak at large rally, first visit as president
President Trump arrived in India on Monday to conduct his "Namaste, Trump" rally in Ahmadabad, a sequel to the "Howdy, Modi" Trump held with prime minister Narendra Modi in Houston last September.
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Trump kicks off whirlwind 36-hour visit to India
It's expected to emphasize pageantry over policy, but comes at time of rising trade tensions between the two nations
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Malaysian PM Mahathir submits resignation in shock move, leaves government in limbo
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has submitted a letter of resignation to the country's king, his office said on Monday, leaving the government in limbo amid talk of forming a new governing coalition.
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Coronavirus fears shouldn't stop you from investing in stocks and adding to your 401(k)
Worried about how the coronavirus could affect your stock market returns? Here's how the virus could shape your 401(k) in 2020.      
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Newsom hopes to broker a peace treaty in California's water war. Some worry he'll cave to Trump
No California water hole has been fought over more than the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta. It's right up there with the Owens Valley and the state's share of the Colorado River.
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Global outbreak cause coronavirus pandemic fears after cases jump in Italy, South Korea
Fears of a global pandemic continue to grow as coronavirus cases spike in several countries, including Italy, South Korea, and Iran.
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'Guest is God': Trump arrives to crowds and dance in India
U.S. President Donald Trump landed in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad on Monday (February 24) at the start of a visit during which the two sides will aim to reset relations that have been buffeted by a trade spat.
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China not considering travel advisories for countries with rising coronavirus cases
China's foreign ministry said on Monday that Beijing was not considering issuing travel advisories for countries such as South Korea and Japan that are reporting an increase in coronavirus cases.
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Afghanistan identifies first confirmed coronavirus patient - health minister
Afghanistan's minister of public health said on Monday the country had identified its first case of coronavirus.
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AIPAC blasts Sanders after 2020 frontrunner says he’ll skip conference
The American Israel Public Affairs Committee late Sunday called out Sen. Bernie Sanders over his decision to skip its upcoming conference in Washington and then blaming the group's willingness to provide a platform for leaders to "express bigotry" as the reason. 
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A New Generation of Volunteers Emerges in the Chinese City at the Epicenter of the Coronavirus Crisis
Ordinary people are stepping up in Wuhan to create an informal civil society
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Virus epicenter Wuhan revokes announcement easing lockdown
An announcement that the Chinese city of Wuhan would relax some of its travel restrictions and allow some people to leave was made without authorization and has been revoked, the local government said on Monday.
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Italy cuts Carnival short over coronavirus spike
Fears mounted on Monday that the coronavirus outbreak in China will grow into a pandemic with disruptive and deadly consequences for countries around the world, after sharp rises in infections in South Korea, Italy and Iran. Venice also had to cancel the last two days of carnival. Libby Hogan reports.
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No need to close France/Italy borders over coronavirus - French minister
French junior transport minister Jean-Baptiste Djebbari said on Monday that he saw no need to close down transport borders between France and Italy, despite the spread of coronavirus.
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Is the Coronavirus Outbreak a Pandemic Yet?
It’s now clear that the epidemic was never going to be contained. What’s next?
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Qatar to quarantine passengers arriving from Iran, South Korea
Qatar will ask passengers arriving from Iran and South Korea to remain in home isolation or a quarantine facility for 14 days over fears of new coronavirus outbreak, Qatar Airways said in a statement on Monday.
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The Coronavirus Is Starting to Go Global
Outbreaks in Italy, Iran and South Korea may be just the tip of the iceberg.
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Iraq closes border crossing with Kuwait amid coronavirus spread
Iraq has shut its Safwan border crossing with Kuwait to travellers and trade at Kuwait's request, the local mayor told Reuters on Monday without providing a reason, amid fears over the spread of coronavirus.
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5 Reasons to Insta-Love Gujarat
Celebrate the beauty of Gujarat, India in these places.
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Mahathir Mohamad, Malaysia’s Prime Minister, Submits Resignation Letter
The move appears to be an attempt to jilt his supposed successor, Anwar Ibrahim, and remake a government without him — and most likely with Mr. Mahathir, 94, still at the helm.
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Ventura County naval base could be used to quarantine coronavirus patients
Point Mugu is being considered a possible landing spot for Americans suspected of being infected with the COVID-19 strain of coronvirus.
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Trump receives warm welcome upon arrival in India for two-day trip
President Trump arrived in India Monday morning for his highly-anticipated two-day trip where he hopes to forge a new trade deal with the country. The president landed at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport, in Ahmedabad, at 11:35 a.m. local time. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump stepped out of Air Force One and were greeted...
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He competes in rodeo events as ‘Mason Saunders.’ You probably know him as Madison Bumgarner.
The longtime star pitcher for the Giants, now with the Diamondbacks, has also been teaming up for calf-roping competitions.
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Hero in Monsey Hanukkah attack declining $20K reward over Zionism
WEST NYACK, N.Y. — An Orthodox Jewish man credited as a hero for attacking a knife-wielding man who stabbed five people during a Hanukkah celebration north of New York City is refusing to take a $20,000 reward from established Jewish groups because he considers them Zionists, according to a rabbi who knows him. Officials with...
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1 in 3 Venezuelans Struggling With Hunger, U.N. Study Finds
Sixty percent of households reported cutting portion sizes in meals
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Biden in South Carolina, hopes for key endorsement
Prominent South Carolina Democratic Congressman Jim Clyburn says he'll endorse a presidential candidate on Wednesday. Former Vice President Joe Biden is looking for a boost ahead of Super Tuesday. (Feb. 24)       
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How Yankees’ Luke Voit is trying to put injury issues behind him
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. — After battling core muscle injuries last year when he was limited to 118 games and underwent multiple MRI exams, a visit to a Philadelphia specialist has provided Luke Voit with a concrete reason why his body bothered him during the season and resulted in postseason surgery. “He told me I tore...
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Oil prices slide on demand concerns as virus spreads globally
Oil prices tumbled more than 2% on Monday, as the rapid spread of a coronavirus in several countries outside China left investors fretting about a hit to demand.
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African American voters undecided in S. Carolina
After poor showings in Iowa and New Hampshire, Joe Biden is hoping minority voters will vote for him in South Carolina. But less than a week away from the primary and African American voters are still undecided. (Feb. 21)       
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Bahrain's first coronavirus case detected - BNA
The first case of the new coronavirus was detected in Bahrain, the state news agency said on Monday, citing the health ministry.
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20-year-old man survives after driving Jeep off top of six-story parking garage
A 20-year-old man was critically injured when he drove his Jeep off the top level of a six-story parking garage in California early Sunday morning, police said. The man’s SUV landed across the street from the parking garage in Santa Monica, against the outside of a McDonalds, after the 12:10 a.m. plunge off the structure,...
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Catholic nun made joyous, politically-charged Pop Art
One of the unlikeliest figures in contemporary art, nun Sister Corita Kent addressed racism and war through her work, challenging the Catholic church to keep pace with the liberal 1960s.
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Women Holocaust survivors meet for meals, exercise
Women Holocaust survivors meet several times a week at a Jewish community center in Brooklyn for meals, conversation, Torah readings and exercise. "It keeps us going a little," says one survivor. (Feb. 24)       
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How to watch the Kobe Bryant memorial
Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna, will be remembered at a memorial at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Monday.
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