Coronavirus surges across China; third U.S. case confirmed

Chinese health authorities are struggling to deal with a skyrocketing rate of infection as the number of cases increased 50 percent in just 24 hours.
More than 50 million people were ordered on lockdown in central China.
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Maps show where coronavirus started — and why officials are so worried

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Schiff ‘has not paid the price’ for impeachment, Trump says in what appears to be veiled threat

President Trump escalated his attacks on Rep. Adam B. Schiff, the lead impeachment manager, one day before the president's team is expected to deliver the crux of its defense.
Analysis

Four significant questions raised by the recording of Trump and Lev Parnas

The video raises questions about the timeline of the push to oust the ambassador and the president's claims about his support for Ukraine.

Pompeo’s accusations against reporter draw denial from NPR

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's statement Saturday accused the NPR reporter of lying but did not address her explosive account of their conversation.
Pathologist Bennet Omalu was portrayed by Will Smith in the 2015 film, “Concussion.” (Sarah L. Voisin/The Post)
Pathologist Bennet Omalu was portrayed by Will Smith in the 2015 film, “Concussion.” (Sarah L. Voisin/The Post)
The Science and Selling of CTE
Bennet Omalu became famous after telling the world he had discovered chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE. His fellow brain doctors knew better.
Campaign 2020
The two men, pillars of competing ideologies, are locked in a more crowded knot of candidates in Iowa and New Hampshire, where results could alter the national findings.
The previous quarterback to take San Francisco to the Super Bowl is out of sight this week, but his activism leaves a legacy in a divided country.
Grammy Awards
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The show’s first cold opening of 2020 mocked Dershowitz’s history of representing some of the justice system’s most radioactive defendants, including Jeffrey Epstein and O.J. Simpson.
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