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China confirms spread of new coronavirus, surge in new infections

First cases reported in Beijing and southern China as country prepares for annual Lunar New Year holidays.

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Microsoft, Citi, Walmart make corporate climate A list

Microsoft, Citi, Walmart make corporate climate A list

CDP names 179 firms as business leaders in transparency and action as Japan surpasses US in number of top companies.

In wealthy Canada, millions go hungry: Report

In wealthy Canada, millions go hungry: Report

'Food insecurity' raises the likelihood of infectious diseases and suicide, new study shows.

SpaceX test succeeds; now plans to launch two astronauts to space

SpaceX test succeeds; now plans to launch two astronauts to space

After a fireball and minutes-long test, Musk's space company is on the precipice of history.

Oil prices jump as Libyan pipeline shutdown cripples output

Oil prices jump as Libyan pipeline shutdown cripples output

Forces loyal to renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar shut down a key pipeline, threatening the country's economy.