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Wife of Brazil's Bolsonaro, and her two daughters, test negative for coronavirus
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Michelle Bolsonaro, the wife of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro who is sick with the new coronavirus, said on Saturday that she and her two daughters had tested negative for the virus.
CORRECTED-China's CanSino in talks for COVID-19 vaccine Phase III trial overseas
SUZHOU/BEIJING, July 11 (Reuters) - Chinese vaccine developer CanSino Biologics is in talks with Russia, Brazil, Chile and Saudi Arabia to launch a Phase III trial of its experimental COVID-19 vaccine, its co-founder said on Saturday.
Brazil sees over 1,000 new coronavirus deaths, cases top 1.8 million
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazil, the world's No. 2 coronavirus hotspot after the United States, recorded 1,071 new deaths from the outbreak on Saturday, with a total of 1,839,850 confirmed cases, the Health Ministry said.
U.S. sets record for new COVID cases third day in a row at over 69,000
(Reuters) - New cases of COVID-19 rose by over 69,000 across the United States on Friday, according to a Reuters tally, setting a record for the third consecutive day as Walt Disney Co stuck to its plans to reopen its flagship theme park in hard-hit Florida.
Mandatory masks, Mickey at a distance as Walt Disney World reopens
(Reuters) - Mickey waved from a distance and visitors wore colorful face masks with mouse ears on Saturday as Florida's Walt Disney World opened to the public for the first time in four months amid a surge of coronavirus cases in the state.
FACTBOX-Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 12.61 million, death toll at 560,596
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Thousands join anti-government protest in Serbian capital
BELGRADE (Reuters) - Several thousand people gathered in front of the Serbian parliament building in Belgrade on Saturday for a fifth consecutive night of protests against government policies, including measures to contain the novel coronavirus outbreak.
League committed to playing full 2020-2021 season, Bettman says
(Reuters) - NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said on Saturday the league remained committed to playing a full 2020-2021 season and could even push the start until November or December to accommodate the end of its current season, which resumes Aug. 1.
Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan and son test positive for COVID-19
MUMBAI (Reuters) - Amitabh Bachchan, one of India's best known movie stars, has tested positive for COVID-19 together with his actor son Abhishek Bachchan, they said late on Saturday.
UPDATE 3-Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan and son test positive for COVID-19
MUMBAI, July 11 (Reuters) - Amitabh Bachchan, one of India's best known movie stars, has tested positive for COVID-19 together with his actor son Abhishek Bachchan, they said late on Saturday.
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