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China locked down 50 million people and has to keep them fed

China locked down 50 million people and has to keep them fed

BEIJING — Carrying permits demanding “fast passage,” truck drivers rushed a 560-ton shipment of disinfectant from eastern China to Wuhan, the locked-down city of 11 million people at the centre of a vast effort to contain a new viral disease.
Facebook fights spread of misinformation about virus online

Facebook fights spread of misinformation about virus online

Facebook says it's working to limit the spread of misinformation and potentially harmful content about the coronavirus as bogus claims about the ongoing outbreak circulate online.
Charities steered $65M to Trump lawyer Sekulow and family

Charities steered $65M to Trump lawyer Sekulow and family

WASHINGTON — Jay Sekulow, one of President Donald Trump’s lead attorneys during the impeachment trial, is being paid for his legal work through a rented $80-a-month mailbox a block away from the White House.
Weinstein rape accuser testifies about sexual advances

Weinstein rape accuser testifies about sexual advances

NEW YORK — A key accuser in Harvey Weinstein’s rape trial testified Friday that he made a series of unwelcome advances, once trying to kiss her as she tried to fight him off, then telling her she couldn’t leave “until I do something for you.
Weinstein rape accuser testifies about sexual advances

Weinstein rape accuser testifies about sexual advances

NEW YORK — A key accuser in Harvey Weinstein’s rape trial testified Friday that he made a series of unwelcome advances, once trying to kiss her as she tried to fight him off, then telling her she couldn’t leave “until I do something for you.