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‘A true black swan’ — stocks and oil slump as Wuhan coronavirus hammers markets

The deadly virus has infected more than 2,700 people, killed 80, and spread to at least a dozen countries.

10 Chinese greetings for this Rat Year, from easy to super-fancy

Wow your most sophisticated relatives to score huge red packets!

Cooking hotpot on glass tables may cause them to shatter, experts say after viral accident

There have been other recent cases of tempered glass shattering even without contact with direct heat.
Chinese children wear protective masks as they wait to board trains at Beijing Railway station before the annual Spring Festival on January 21, 2020 in Beijing, China.

People in China are making 3 billion trips to celebrate the Lunar New Year, and it’s not going to help the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak

Here's what the largest annual human migration looks like, and how the coronavirus is impacting it, in photos.

Stocks rally as traders shrug off the spread of a deadly virus from China to the US

"We would argue the risk of an economy-crippling pandemic is a good enough reason to sell out," one analyst said about Chinese stocks.
Screenshots of a video showing medics scanning plane passengers for symptoms of the mysterious and deadly "Wuhan virus."

A video of medics in hazmat suits scanning plane passengers for China’s mysterious coronavirus is stoking fears of a pandemic

Not much is known about the coronavirus, which has spread to Beijing, Shenzhen, Thailand, Japan, and South Korea.
Medical staff transfer patients to Jin Yintan hospital on January 17, 2020 in Wuhan, Hubei, China.

6 people have now been killed by a mysterious coronavirus in China, with authorities saying that almost 300 people are infected

The World Health Organization is considering declaring a public-health emergency as an outbreak of coronavirus grows.

Stocks are sinking on fears of the deadly virus in China — ‘Markets are worried about this spreading to more cities’

Travel, retail, luxury, and airline stocks fell on concerns of a coronavirus outbreak. Millions will travel across Asia this weekend for Chinese New Year.
Passengers wearing masks at the waiting area for a train to Wuhan at the Beijing West Railway Station, ahead of the Chinese Lunar New Year, on January 20, 2020.

The spread of China’s mysterious fatal Wuhan virus is poised to get infinitely worse as the Chinese New Year travel rush begins

At least three people have died from the Wuhan virus, or 2019-nCoV. Scientists say officials aren't doing enough to spot and prevent it.