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Animals News & Videos - ABC News

Cindy Gibb O'Leary‎ discovered her cat Pumba loves massages even more than treats. A female lion cub named Leila born two months ago in a zoo in eastern Ukraine has not yet made her debut to visitors. Jillian Smith of Norwalk, Ohio, shared the image last month of her son Peyton and their English Mastiff, Dash, onto Facebook where it's been shared 43,000 times. February 26, 2020, 7:14 PM. An estimated 80 hippopotamuses, perhaps more, live around ... Full story

Iraq bans public gatherings on coronavirus fear; travel ban totals nine countries

FILE PHOTO: Iraqi men ride a motorbike as they wear protective masks, following the outbreak of the new coronavirus, in the holy city of Najaf, Iraq February 24, 2020. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani. BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq on Wednesday banned public gatherings and barred entry by travelers from Kuwait and Bahrain because of the spread of the new coronavirus, prohibiting travel to or from a total of nine countries. Health Minister Jaafar Allawi said ... Full story

Pence named Trump's coronavirus czar amid health fears News

US President Trump has appointed his Vice-President Mike Pence to coordinate the government response to the coronavirus outbreak. Both men told a White House news conference that the risk to the American people remained very low. The announcement came as new cases of Covid-19, the infection caused by the Wuhan coronavirus, continue to spread at a rapid pace around the world. Sixty cases have so far been reported in the US. The most recent was ... Full story

Exclusive: IMF, World Bank consider 'virtual' Spring Meetings as virus spreads

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Growing concerns inside the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank about the spread of the new coronavirus have prompted the institutions to consider scaling back their Spring Meetings in April or hold them by teleconference, people familiar with the discussions said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: International Monetary Fund (IMF) logo is seen outside the headquarters building in Washington, U.S., as IMF Managing ... Full story

Fact checking Trump's comments on coronavirus

Feb. 27, 2020, 1:39 AM UTC. By Jane C. Timm. After coming under fire for painting an overly rosy picture of the coronavirus threat , President Donald Trump hewed closely to the facts Wednesday in a news conference at the White House . Flanked by government officials, he accurately told the nation the risk to Americans remains low, that the country should prepare out of an abundance of caution, and that a vaccine was in the works. Here's what ... Full story

The woman who negotiated with the Taliban

Image caption Fawzia Koofi pressed for women's rights during her first face-to-face meeting with the Taliban. Fawzia Koofi's childhood dream of becoming a doctor was dashed when Taliban militants took over Afghanistan in the 1990s. The group, which banished women from public life, imprisoned her husband - and tried to kill her when she later became a politician. But she ended up talking to the Taliban, who are now on the brink of a peace accord ... Full story

Pres. Trump holds news conference on coronavirus with CDC."

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How China is keeping busy during quarantine - BBC News

Image caption Many businesses such as gyms are turning to live-streaming to help their customers in quarantine. With millions of people across China under lockdown, businesses across the country are trying to come up with ways to keep their customers occupied and connected. In Hubei province, the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak, at least 56 million people remain under strict instruction to remain inside their residential communities and ... Full story

NMC Health removes CEO as investigation into finances continues

FILE PHOTO: General view of NMC specialty hospital in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, February 11, 2020. REUTERS/Satish Kumar/File Photo. (Reuters) - NMC Health ( NMC.L ) fired Chief Executive Prasanth Manghat and granted its finance chief extended sick leave, the healthcare company said on Wednesday after the firm unveiled details from its ongoing investigation into its finances. London-listed NMC said after Wednesday’s market close that it ... Full story

West Midlands floods: 'Ten days of difficult conditions' to come

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption "There was a massive bang, then the barriers were coming towards the house", one woman said. "Another 10 days of difficult conditions" has been predicted for parts of the Midlands devastated by flooding. There are fears Shropshire and Worcestershire, where evacuations have been taking place, will be further affected following heavy rain in Wales. On Wednesday, barriers holding back the ... Full story