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China shuts transport, temples, Disneyland as virus toll rises to 25 6:02am EST

XIANNING, China (Reuters) - China stepped up measures to contain a virus that has killed 25 people and infected more than 800, suspending public transport in 10 cities, shutting temples over the Lunar New Year, and rushing to construct a hospital to treat the infected.  Full Article   |  Video

Democrats in impeachment trial say Trump abused his power for political gain 12:52am EST 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats worked methodically at U.S. President Donald Trump's impeachment trial on Thursday to dismantle his long-standing allegation that Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden acted improperly toward Ukraine while vice president.  Full Article  |  Video  

South Korea's push for tourism in North poses tricky balancing act 1:16am EST 

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's push to resume tourism with the North is aimed at resetting border ties, but must overcome Pyongyang's skepticism and chart a careful course around U.S. efforts to pressure leader Kim Jong-un into eliminating his nuclear arsenal.  Full Article