Sanders drops out of 2020 Democratic race
US Senator Bernie Sanders has suspended his campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.
Pompeo, Morrison discuss virus battle
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he had a productive call with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison as the two nations and "good mates" battle the coronavirus.
NY records big leap in coronavirus deaths
The number of coronavirus cases in New York state alone approached 150,000 on Wednesday, surpassing Spain for the most infections anywhere in the world, even as authorities warned the US state's official death tally may understate the true toll.
Britain reports record 938 Covid-19 deaths
The UK has reported a new daily record of 938 hospital deaths linked to coronavirus infections.
UK PM Johnson 'improving' in hospital
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains in intensive care with coronavirus but his condition is improving and he "can sit up in bed," finance minister Rishi Sunak said on Wednesday.
Spain's coronavirus death toll hits 14,500
Spain's official coronavirus death toll edged higher again on Wednesday, but questions persisted over the veracity of numbers.
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