Two passengers

Coronavirus: Two passengers dead from quarantined Diamond Princess

Two passengers from a cruise ship quarantined in Japan, have died after contracting the Covid-19 virus.   The two Japanese citizens were in their 80s and had underlying health conditions, local media said.   At least 621 people on the Diamond Princess tested positive for the virus – the biggest cluster outside mainland China.  

Pop Smoke

Pop Smoke: Rapper shot dead in apparent robbery

The US rapper Pop Smoke has been killed, after an apparent armed robbery.   Los Angeles Police told Radio 1 Newsbeat a man was shot at his home and later pronounced dead, although didn’t confirm his identity.   But his label Republic Records says it’s “devastated by the unexpected and tragic loss of Pop Smoke”.

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Apple warns coronavirus will hurt iPhones supplies

Apple has warned that disruption in China from the coronavirus will mean revenues falling short of forecasts.   The iPhone maker is the first major US company to say that the epidemic will hit its finances.   The tech giant said production and sales were affected, and it was “experiencing a slower return to normal

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