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CDC warns Americans to prepare for coronavirus outbreak

The Centers for Disease Control is warning Americans to prepare for the possibility of a severe disruption of their lives as a result of a coronavirus outbreak in the United States.Dr. Nancy Messonnier of the CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases said Tuesday that the spread of the coronavirus in the U.S. is "not so much of a question of if" but rather "a question of when," The New York Times reports.Messonnier also told Americans they should "prepare for the expect...
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The latest tally of novel coronavirus cases in the US jumped to 57. One of the agency's top officials warns she expects the outbreak to continue.

The latest tally of novel coronavirus cases in the United States has jumped to 57, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as one of the agency's top officials warned Tuesday that health experts expect to see the virus spread.
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CDC official warns Americans it's not a question of if coronavirus will spread, but when

The latest tally of novel coronavirus cases in the United States has jumped to 57, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as one of the agency's top officials warned Tuesday that health experts expect to see the virus spread.
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Tally of US coronavirus patients hits 57, as CDC official warns country could experience 'community spread'

The latest tally of novel coronavirus cases in the United States has jumped to 57, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as one of the agency's top officials warned Tuesday that health experts expect to see the virus spread.
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C.D.C. Officials Warn of Coronavirus Outbreaks in the U.S.

Clusters of infection are likely in American communities, health officials said. Some lawmakers questioned whether the nation is prepared.
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CDC Tells Americans to Start Readying for Outbreak: Virus Update

(Bloomberg) -- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned Americans to prepare for a coronavirus outbreak at home that could lead to significant disruptions of daily life, though the warnings were downplayed by the White House. Congress was told that there’s shortage of masks needed for health workers if one occurs.New cases were reported in Europe, prompting worries of a widening outbreak there. Iran reported a total of 15 deaths, the most fatalities outside China, and a top hea...
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Coronavirus Containment Efforts in the U.S. Could Disrupt ‘People’s Day-to-Day Lives,’ CDC Warns

As the number of people infected with a novel coronavirus known as COVID-19 has ticked up worldwide—totaling more than 80,000 as of Tuesday afternoon—the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has routinely emphasized that the risk to Americans remains relatively low. But that tone changed somewhat during a call with reporters Tuesday, when Dr. Nancy Messonnier, Director of the CDC’s National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases warned that community spread appear...
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New patients from Diamond Princess cruise ship push tally of US coronavirus cases to 57, CDC says

The latest tally of novel coronavirus cases in the United States has jumped to 57, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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Exclusive: Ex-Prosecutor In Moldova Targeted By Grenell Dishes On New DNI

Before acting Director of National Intelligence Richard Grenell entered government, he had a different career path: spin doctor, hired by a range of foreign clients. Grenell embarked in 2016 on a public relations campaign against a Moldovan prosecutor who was cooperating with an investigation of large-scale money laundering. Grenell was reportedly working on behalf of a Moldovan political party and its oligarch leader. The former prosecutor — Mihail Gofman — spoke with TPM on Monday in an exc...
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Kenin loses again, Barty eases through in Doha

Sofia Kenin suffered her third defeat since winning the Australian Open earlier this month, losing to Ukrainian youngster Dayana Yastremska in the Doha second round, while world number one Ashleigh Barty cruised to victory on Tuesday. American world number five Kenin, who defeated Garbine Muguruza to claim her maiden Grand Slam singles title in Melbourne, went down 6-3, 7-6 (7/4) to Yastremska. Kenin lost one of her two matches in the United States' Fed Cup qualifying win over Latvia, befor...
Tags: News, United States, Tennis, Dubai, Latvia, Melbourne, Doha, Fed, Garbine Muguruza, Barty, Ashleigh Barty, Sofia Kenin, Kenin, Dayana Yastremska, Elena Rybakina, Yastremska Kenin


F.B.I. Raids Headquarters of Company Run by Fashion Executive Peter Nygard

A task force of the F.B.I. and the New York Police Department raided the corporate headquarters as part of a sex-trafficking investigation.
Tags: News, New York City, United States, Sex Crimes, Bacon, Sexual Harassment, New York Police Department, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Peter, Louis Moore, Bahama Islands, Nygard, Peter Nygard, Raids Headquarters of Company Run


The President's frustration reflects a growing sense that the coronavirus outbreak will present a greater challenge than expected

Growing fears that the coronavirus outbreak could turn into a pandemic and reach the United States are challenging President Donald Trump's sunny assurances that everything is under control.
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Weinstein conviction shows #MeToo made its mark on justice system

Defense attorney Caroline Polisi writes that Harvey Weinstein's conviction is a win for New York State prosecutors and a win for sexual assault survivors throughout the United States. That he was not convicted on two counts of predatory sexual assault does not deter from that reality.
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What Weinstein conviction reveals about justice

Harvey Weinstein's conviction is a win for New York state prosecutors and a win for sexual assault survivors throughout the United States. That he was not convicted on two counts of predatory sexual assault does not deter from that reality. After being remanded, he is in custody and facing at least a five-year sentence.
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U.S. Short on Stockpiled Masks; Gilead Drug Trials: Virus Update

(Bloomberg) -- Iran reported a total of 15 deaths from the outbreak, the most fatalities outside China, and a top health official tested positive. Italy reported a surge in infections and Spanish police isolated 1,000 people at an island resort.The U.S. said its short on the number of masks needed for health workers in case of an outbreak. Chinese President Xi Jinping said the country was confident of limiting the impact. Earlier on Tuesday, South Korea reported 84 new infections for a total tal...
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Opinion: Weinstein conviction shows #MeToo made its mark on justice system

Harvey Weinstein's conviction is a win for New York state prosecutors and a win for sexual assault survivors throughout the United States. That he was not convicted on two counts of predatory sexual assault does not deter from that reality. After being remanded, he is in custody and facing at least a five-year sentence.
Tags: New York, News, United States, Harvey Weinstein, Stories, Weinstein


100,000 Indians say 'Namaste Trump' and the president ignores some key human rights concerns

President Donald Trump kicked off his first official visit to India by addressing a rally of more than 100,000 people on Feb. 24 in Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s home state of Gujarat. Trump promised the thousands of cheering Indians who greeted him “an incredible trade deal” and “the most feared military equipment on the planet.” Accompanied by first lady Melania Trump, he then toured Sabarmati ashram, where Mahatma Gandhi lived for 13 years. Afterwards, Trump visited the Taj Mahal, a 1...
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New patients from Diamond Princess cruise ship push tally of US coronavirus cases to 53, CDC says

The latest tally of novel coronavirus cases in the United States has jumped to 53, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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Chipsteaks are unique and delicious, with tremendous protein value

Behold the chipsteak, here presented in an extremist British incarnation but also popular in the United States until about that time. Perhaps it's time for a chipsteak renaissance? Meet Major Stuart Benest (1915-2002), proprietor of the Benest supermarket in Millbrook, Jersey, U.K. in the late 1970s, who offers a very convincing argument. He's a Monty Python character brought to life and quite wonderful. From 1977, here's a very special Benest's of Millbrook advert. What makes it special and...
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After weeks of telling Americans that China has a lid on the situation, the President returns from India to criticism of his attitude

Growing fears that the coronavirus outbreak could turn into a pandemic and reach the United States are challenging President Donald Trump's sunny assurances that everything is under control.
Tags: News, China, India, United States, Stories, Donald Trump


Assange tried to call White House, Hillary Clinton over data dump, his lawyer says

Julian Assange tried to contact Hillary Clinton and the White House when he realized that unredacted U.S. diplomatic cables given to WikiLeaks were about to be dumped on the internet, his lawyer told his London extradition hearing on Tuesday. Assange is being sought by the United States on 18 counts of hacking U.S. government computers and an espionage offense, having allegedly conspired with Chelsea Manning, then a U.S. soldier known as Bradley Manning, to leak hundreds of thousands of secret ...
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Tuesday round-up

Today the justices will hear argument in one case, United States v. Sineneng-Smith, which asks whether a federal law making it a crime to encourage or cause illegal immigration for financial gain violates the First Amendment. Gabriel Chin previewed the case for this blog. Allison Franz and Zora Franicevic have a preview for Cornell Law School’s Legal Information Institute. Yesterday the court released orders from Friday’s conference, adding Fulton v. Philadelphia, a challenge to Philadelphia’s e...
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After weeks of telling Americans that China has a lid on the situation, the President is returning from India to criticism of his attitude

Growing fears that the coronavirus outbreak could turn into a pandemic and reach the United States are challenging President Donald Trump's sunny assurances that everything is under control.
Tags: News, China, India, United States, Stories, Donald Trump


United States: Three Ways To Make Text Messages Useful In Custody Cases - Dickinson Wright PLLC

You have hundreds of text messages between you and the other parent. You hand them all over to your lawyer, expecting the lawyer to be ecstatic that you can show every cancellation of parenting...
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United States: IRS Releases Initial Section 45Q Carbon Sequestration Credit Guidance - McDermott Will & Emery

Treasury and the IRS released initial guidance on the amended Section 45Q carbon oxide sequestration credit on February 19, 2020.
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United States: Forbes Publishes Blockchain 50, Cryptocurrency Exchanges Expand Services - BakerHostetler

This week, Forbes published its second annual Blockchain 50 list, recognizing the 50 largest companies with significant blockchain technology initiatives.
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United States: Manipulation, Hacks And System Errors Lead To Losses For Cryptocurrency Users And Exchanges - BakerHostetler

Since Friday, Feb. 14, 2020, decentralized lending protocol bZx was twice exploited by attackers using a combination of methods involving flash loans and price manipulationS...
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United States: Dutch Tax Authorities Make Arrests, IRS Summit To Address Cryptocurrencies - BakerHostetler

Earlier this week, the Joint Chiefs of Global Tax Enforcement – the leaders of tax enforcement authorities from Australia, Canada, France, the Netherlands and the United States...
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United States: SEC Settles Charges Involving ICO, CFTC Takes Action Against Crypto Investment Firm - BakerHostetler

On Wednesday, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced that it had settled charges against a blockchain technology startup, Enigma MPC, for violations of federal securities laws.
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United States: New Jersey Appellate Division Finds Employer's Pregnancy Leave Policy Discriminatory And Warns Against Just Equal Treatment - Archer & Greiner P.C.

Last month, the New Jersey Appellate Division published its first opinion interpreting the New Jersey Pregnant Workers Fairness Act, a statute which amended the NJ Law Against...
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