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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Fourteen American cruise ship passengers with coronavirus among those evacuated to U.S.

Two planes carrying 328 Americans evacuated from a coronavirus-stricken cruise liner in Japan have landed in the United States, carrying 14 people confirmed to have been infected.
Efforts are underway to trace the passengers from a second cruise ship, docked in Cambodia, after an American passenger tested positive for the virus.
Here are the latest developments: 

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In northwestern Colombia, hunters have long employed their own form of camouflage: masks made of broad, sturdy leaves known as “hojancha.” These masks are used in order to sneak up on turtles and other game animals such as wading and migratory birds. Hunting is still a vital activity for subsistence farmers in the region.

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Valletta, Malta

The capital city of Malta, Valletta is right at the edge of the largest island. Awash in a sea of white, the walled city dates back to the 1500s. Now you won't have to choose between unwinding on island time and touring Baroque landmarks. History buffs and sun worshippers, say hello to your next vacation spot

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What do you call birds who stick together? Vel-crows.

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