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New coronavirus case of unknown origin in California
1 hour ago
The United States will invoke a federal defense law to boost production of masks, gloves, gowns and other items to protect against the new coronavirus, the Trump administration said, as a new case of unknown origin was confirmed in California on Friday.
[From Reuters: Top News]
USTR vows to push for trade deals with Britain, EU; seeks reforms at WTO
1 hour ago
The Trump administration on Friday said it would focus on concluding new trade agreements with Britain, the European Union and Kenya over the coming year, while strictly enforcing trade laws and pushing for reforms of the World Trade Organization.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Harley-Davidson looks for new leadership to end its sales struggle
1 hour ago
Harley-Davidson Inc on Friday named a board member hailed for turning around the Puma brand's near-bankrupt business as its interim chief as the motorcycle maker gropes for an effective strategy to woo young customers and revive sales.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Malaysian rivals Mahathir and Anwar ally again amid turmoil
1 hour ago
Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad will stand for prime minister on behalf of the former ruling coalition, he said on Saturday, less than a week after he quit and plunged the country into political turmoil.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Elliott built a stake in Twitter, is pushing for changes: sources
1 hour ago
Activist hedge fund Elliott Management, which often pushes technology companies to improve operations, has built a stake in Twitter Inc and is pushing for changes, including removing the chief executive officer, two people familiar with the matter said on Friday.
[From Reuters: Top News]
On the trail: Biden aims for 'significant' South Carolina win, Trump urges su...
2 hours ago
Presidential contender Joe Biden told South Carolina's Democrats on Friday that they can take control of the White House if they pick "the right nominee" to face President Donald Trump.
[From Reuters: Top News]
U.S. postpones summit with ASEAN leaders amid coronavirus fears: sources
2 hours ago
The United States has decided to postpone a meeting with leaders of Southeast Asian countries it had planned to host on March 14 due to worries about the coronavirus outbreak, two U.S. officials familiar with the matter said on Friday.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Vice President Pence says just one American with coronavirus still in hospital
2 hours ago
Of dozens of confirmed coronavirus cases in the United States, only one patient is still in the hospital, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Friday.
[From Reuters: Top News]
Mainland China, excluding Hubei, reports lowest new daily infections
3 hours ago
Mainland China - excluding Hubei province where the new coronavirus outbreak originated - reported four new cases of infection on Friday, the lowest since the national health authority started compiling nationwide data in January.
[From Reuters: Top News]
South Korea reports 594 new coronavirus infections for total of 2,931
3 hours ago
South Korea reported 594 new coronavirus infections on Saturday, its biggest daily increase since the first infection was confirmed on Jan. 20, taking its tally to 2,931 cases.
[From Reuters: Top News]
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