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FILE - In this March 15, 2020, file photo Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., right, and former Vice President Joe Biden, left, return to the stage after a commercial break in a Democratic presidential primary debate at CNN Studios in Washington. White House contenders aren't typically bashful about asking for money. But as the coronavirus pandemic upends life, President Donald Trump and his likely Democratic rival, Biden, suddenly find themselves navigating perilous terrain. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
Coronavirus makes it harder for campaigns to ask for moneyWhite House candidates aren't usually bashful about asking for money
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U.S. soldiers stand guard during the hand over ceremony of Qayyarah Airfield, Iraqi Security Forces, in the south of Mosul, Iraq  early Friday, March 27, 2020. Iraq's military on Thursday said at least two rockets hit inside Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone, the seat of Iraq's government and home to the American Embassy, in the first attack following a brief lull in violence from earlier this month. (AP Photo/Ali Abdul Hassan)
US-led coalition pulls out of 3rd Iraqi base this month U.S.-led coalition forces pulled out of an Iraqi military base that nearly brought Washington into an open war with Tehran
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A Somali paramedic trains people to use corona kits during awareness training in Mogadishu, Somalia Thursday, March, 19, 2020. The Somali government has announced the closure schools universities and a ban or large gathering and events for two weeks effective. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms such as fever and cough and the vast majority recover in 2-6 weeks but for some especially older adults and the people with existing health issues, the virus that causes COVID-19 can result in more severe illness, including pneumonia.(AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)
In Somalia, coronavirus goes from fairy tale to nightmareNearly three decades of conflict, extremist attacks, drought, disease and even a devastating new outbreak of locusts have strained Somalia
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020 filer, Juventus head coach Maurizio Sarri attends a press conference in Decines, near Lyon, central France. Cristiano Ronaldo and his Juventus teammates, combined with coach Maurizio Sarri, have agreed to forgo 90 million euros ($100 million) in wages if the Serie A season does not resume due to the virus outbreak, the club announced Saturday. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani, File)
The Latest: Italy’s sports minister to extend ban on eventsItaly’s sports minister is planning to extend the ban on games and competitions in the country through all of April
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Volunteers in protective suits spray disinfectant on storefronts to help curb the spread of the coronavirus in Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, March 29, 2020. The government Friday ordered a three-week lock-down for Kabul to stem the spread of the new coronavirus. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
Iran's president says economy is a factor in virus responseIran's president has lashed out at criticism of its lagging response to the worst coronavirus outbreak in the Middle East, saying he had to weigh protecting the economy while tackling the pandemic
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FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2013, file photo, Polish composer Krzysztof Penderecki tells a news conference in Warsaw, Poland. Sources close to the family say that Penderecki died Sunday at the age of 86 after a “long and serious illness.”  (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski, File)
Polish composer, conductor Krzysztof Penderecki dies at 86Sources close to the family say that Poland's leading composer and conductor, Krzysztof Penderecki, has died at the age of 86
The Associated Press3 hours ago
People walk along the main pedestrian shopping street in Stockholm, Wednesday, March 25, 2020. The streets of Sweden's capital are quiet but not deserted. Sweden has some of the most relaxed measures in Europe in the fight against the coronavirus outbreak. So far, only gatherings of over 500 people are banned and elementary and middle schools remain open. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. (AP Photo/David Keyton)
Off to the cafe: Sweden is outlier in virus restrictionsThe coronavirus is not keeping people in Sweden at home even while citizens in many parts of the world are sheltering in place
The Associated Press3 hours ago
File-Picture taken Nov.6, 2019 shows German Chancellor Angela Merkel attending the weekly cabinet meeting of the German government at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
Germany's Merkel shines in virus crisis even as power wanesChancellor Angela Merkel has run Germany for more than 14 years and has over a decade's experience of managing crises
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A policeman, foreground right, watches over a shopping queue in Hillbrow, Johannesburg, Sunday March 29, 2020, as South Africa continued its 21 days nationwide lockdown in an effort to control the spread of the coronavirus. The virus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. (AP Photo/Shiraaz Mohamed)
The Latest: Dog-walking ban to fight virus causes outrage Pet owners in Serbia are furious over the populist government’s decision to ban even a brief walk for people with dogs during an evening curfew to contain the spread of the new coronavirus
The Associated Press6 hours ago
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