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Sick, elderly, pregnant: the California renters being evicted even during the pandemic
Despite new tenant protections, landlords are pushing out residents who can’t pay rent, making some homeless amid Covid-19

Sam Levin in Los Angeles

17, Apr, 2020 @10:00 AM

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White House demands WHO reforms but is vague on details, diplomats say
Washington has sought less ‘China-centric’ behavior but has not clarified specific wishes, according to officials

Julian Borger in Washington

17, Apr, 2020 @9:30 AM

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Coronavirus: world's biggest trial of drug to treat Covid-19 begins in UK
Scientists involved in Recovery trial, with over 5,000 test subjects, hope for answers within weeks

Sarah Boseley Health editor

17, Apr, 2020 @9:11 AM

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Coronavirus: and now for the good numbers
Not all Covid-19 data is dismal, as this week’s Upside summary discovers

Mark Rice-Oxley

17, Apr, 2020 @9:00 AM

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Lula: Bolsonaro leading Brazil 'to slaughterhouse' over Covid-19
Former president brands current leader a ‘troglodyte’ who should be removed from office

Tom Phillips in Rio de Janeiro

17, Apr, 2020 @9:00 AM

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Coronavirus: vulnerable people may die alone due to impact on UK home care
Financial pressures including cost of PPE could lead to closure of many firms, say carer groups

Amelia Hill

17, Apr, 2020 @8:23 AM

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The rightwing groups behind wave of protests against Covid-19 restrictions
Protesters in Michigan and other states claim to speak for ordinary citizens, but are also supported by street-fighting far-right groups

Jason Wilson

17, Apr, 2020 @8:00 AM

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What is Coronavirus, what are its symptoms, and when should I call a doctor?
Why is the Covid-19 virus worse than normal influenza, and how worried are the experts?

Sarah Boseley, Hannah Devlin and Martin Belam

17, Apr, 2020 @7:53 AM

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Donald Trump defers to governors in guidelines for reopening US amid pandemic
Plan establishes three phases for return to normal operations as top officials call for caution

Daniel Strauss in Washington

17, Apr, 2020 @7:23 AM

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The antidote: your favourite reads beyond coronavirus
A raft of revelations from a former Australian PM, a long-lost sheep, Scottish independence and Stephen Frears’ best films: today’s list of non-coronavirus articles that readers spent the most time reading

Chris Moran

17, Apr, 2020 @6:49 AM

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Survey of Covid-19 racism against Asian Australians records 178 incidents in two weeks
Community group has recorded 12 incidents a day since 2 April, as Queensland police condemn rise in racism amid coronavirus

Naaman Zhou

17, Apr, 2020 @6:35 AM

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Belarus crowdfunds to fight coronavirus as leader denies it exists
NGOs scramble to source equipment and masks as leader calls pandemic ‘a psychosis’

Andrew Roth in Moscow

17, Apr, 2020 @6:00 AM

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