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Medical staff wearing protective suits check documents as they wait for people with suspected symptoms of the new coronavirus, at a testing facility in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, March 4, 2020. The coronavirus epidemic shifted increasingly westward toward the Middle East, Europe and the United States on Tuesday, with governments taking emergency steps to ease shortages of masks and other supplies for front-line doctors and nurses. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
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March 04, 2020 - 7:22 pm
BANGKOK (AP) — The Latest on the virus outbreak (all times local): 7:15 a.m. California Gov. Gavin Newsom has declared a statewide emergency after the state's first fatality from the new coronavirus. Newsom announced the measure at a news conference Wednesday, saying it was intended to help procure...
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November 05, 2019 - 1:00 am
Aretha is a domestic violence survivor and an advocate for the Connrecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence. She helps victims who contact Safe Connect-- by phone and now by text, e-mail and chat. She says the expanded system is helping women get help, especially if they feel that their...
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Dave Mager
November 04, 2019 - 8:39 pm
Sometimes, domestic abuse victims aren't in a safe enough place to make the call that could save their lives. Those in that difficult position can now text, e-mail or web chat with advocates at the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence (CCADV). The enhanced statewide domestic violence...
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