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Norway cruise ship passengers with coronavirus reach 43

The number of passengers who have tested positive for the coronavirus on the Norwegian cruise ship Hurtigruten has reached 43, authorities said Tuesday. Earlier, Hurtigruten said that the 177 passengers, all of whom have already disembarked, are being contacted by telephone and are being told to self-isolate. A total of 69 municipalities in Norway could […]

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UK weather forecast: Met Office confirms Friday is third hottest day on record as temperatures reach almost 38C

The latest headlines in your inbox twice a day Monday – Friday plus breaking news updates Today is the third hottest UK day on record as temperatures reached 37.8C at Heathrow Airport, the Met Office said. Brits have flocked to beaches and outdoor spaces to enjoy the sizzling heat as temperatures soar. But now thunderstorms […]

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Coronavirus live news: US deaths could reach 240,000 as UN says world faces worst crisis since WW2 | World news

Fact check: “Nobody knew” “Nobody knew how contagious this was,” Trump said. “I don’t think any doctor new it at the time. People have not seen anything like this.” In fact, as the disease spread through China, public health experts were warning for weeks that the coronavirus threat could grow into a pandemic. Moreover, epidemiologists […]

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