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China Locks Down 400K After 18 New Cases Reported

(CNN) - The country where the virus originated is taking a zero-tolerance approach to the kind of spike in cases that the US is seeing. Some 400,000 residents in China's Hebei province near Beijing; are now under strict new…

2 Pandas Leaving Zoo Due To Bamboo Shortage

(CNN) - Canada's Calgary Zoo is returning two pandas to china over worries it won't have enough bamboo to feed them. The zoo said it usually flies in bamboo from China to feed the animals, but the coronavirus pandemic…

Coronavirus Likely From Market Not Lab

(CNN) - Newly-revealed intelligence is pouring more cold water on a theory that the coronavirus came from a Chinese lab. Multiple western officials say intelligence indicates it's far more likely the virus originated at a food market in the…

Foreign Hackers Launch Attacks Against U.S. Government

(CNN) - The Trump administration is calling out China, alleging the country is trying to hack multiple U.S. agencies to steal coronavirus research. U.S. officials say there has been a wave of cyberattacks targeting the Department of Health and…

The Planet Is An Unlikely Beneficiary Of COVID

(CNN) - Experts say there's an unlikely beneficiary of coronavirus: The planet. That's because emissions are falling while people stay inside and businesses shut down. In China's Hubei province, the average number of "good quality air days" increased 21.5%…

Coronavirus-Lower Gas Prices For U.S. Drivers

(CNN0 - The coronavirus outbreak has led to led to cheaper gas prices in the U.S. due to a global drop in demand for oil. USA Today reports the average price for a gallon of gas has fallen six…

Apple Warns Of iPhone Shortages Due To Coronavirus

(CNN) - The novel coronavirus isn't just affecting people's health. It's affecting the health of businesses all over the world. In fact, Apple says the outbreak it's hurting business more than they even expected because it's limiting how many…

China: Over 780 Million Living Under Restrictions

(CNN) - More than 780 million people across China, are still living under various forms of travel restrictions as authorities try to contain the novel coronavirus. This is nearly half the country‚Äôs population. According to analysis done by CNN,…

China Destroying Cash To Contain Coronavirus

(CNN) - This gives new meaning to the phrase "dirty money." Chinese officials are literally cleaning cash in an attempt to combat the coronavirus. The state-run tabloid global times says the Guangzhou branch might be destroying money. The disease…