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China coronavirus 'spreads before symptoms show'
The new coronavirus is said to be infectious during its incubation period, making to harder to contain.

Road blocks and ghost towns
A BBC team travels into Hubei province, where the deadly new coronavirus originated.

Impeachment: Democrats undoing 2016 election, say Trump lawyers
Lawyers start their defence of the US president at the impeachment trial in the Senate.

Boeing 777X: World’s largest twin-engine jet completes first flight
The 777X test flight comes after Boeing's 737 Max plane was grounded following two fatal crashes.

Trump ordered to remove envoy in Ukraine in 2018 - video
In a video, the president is heard saying "Get rid of her!" about ambassador Marie Yovanovitch.

Three women who were part of a quiet resistance against the Nazis in Berlin
The three were part of a quiet resistance against the Nazis in Second World War Berlin.

Grammys 2020: Seven things to watch out for - and how to watch the ceremony
The key facts for Sunday's show - from BTS and Lil Nas X to the controversy over vote-rigging.

Turkey earthquake: Rescue efforts near end as death toll rises
Hopes fade of finding more survivors from a powerful earthquake that hit eastern Turkey on Friday.

Brazil floods: Dozens dead in severe Minas Gerais rainstorms
At least 30 people have died during severe rainstorms in Brazil's Minas Gerais state.

Peru Congress vote: Election follows September dissolution
The poll comes almost four months after the president dissolved the body, accusing it of obstruction.

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The return of the legendary US airline you've probably never heard of
Some airline brands die forever. Others, it seems, go into suspended animation, waiting to be reborn when the time's right to take to the skies once again.

Australia wants you back after the fires. Here's where to go
Australia wants you to know that it's not all blackened and charred.

How European cities are tackling overtourism in 2020
With Europe second only to Asia as the fastest growing regional tourist destination, cities across the continent are stepping up efforts to curb overcrowding and improve conditions for locals.

Inside one of the world's newest (and wettest!) national parks
If the Everglades and the Serengeti had a child together, it might look a bit like the Iberá Wetlands of northeastern Argentina.

Airline makes woman take a pregnancy test
Low cost carrier Hong Kong Express has apologized after it demanded that a passenger take a pregnancy test and prove she was not pregnant before boarding a flight to the US Pacific island of Saipan.

A Chinese traveler was caught trying to smuggle 200 live scorpions out of Sri Lanka
A unnamed Chinese traveler was caught red-handed when he attempted to smuggle 200 live scorpions out of Sri Lanka on Monday.

Living in Amsterdam's red-light district
Amsterdam's De Wallen red-light district has long been one of the city's most provocative neighborhoods thanks to its notorious window brothels.

The food that's taken centuries to perfect
Egypt and food go back thousands of years. They've had time to get it right -- so check out these dishes and drinks to try if you travel there.

Are we one step closer to pilotless commercial jets?
The concept of pilotless commercial jet flight has been bandied about for years.

Phenomenon creates ice 'branches' on frozen lake
Drone footage shows a frozen lake in China featuring icy "branches."

South Korea could open up North Korea travel
South Koreans may soon be able to travel on their own to North Korea under new rules being considered by their government.

Shakespeare fans can stay in Juliet-inspired house this Valentine's Day
For Shakespeare enthusiasts and hopeless romantics, this year's Valentine's Day could be the most memorable yet.

Spain's new laws to clamp down on 'booze tourism'
They've got a reputation for sun-soaking, all-night-partying and all-round-hedonism, but Spain's Balearic Islands are attempting a rebrand.

Why this Central Asian country is an underrated gem
From the center of the Silk Road, through Soviet upheaval to modern day marvel, Uzbekistan is emerging as one of Central Asia's most fascinating places to visit.

The story behind the spirit of Brazil
Mexico has tequila. Colombia has aguardiente. Cuba has rum. Brazil's spirit goes by the name of cachaça, a rum-like liquor steeped in history.

A pivotal moment for civil rights history in Tallahassee
CNN's Johnita Due shows us around Tallahassee, Florida, where you can see how the actions of civil rights activists, including Due's parents, contributed to the national movement.

20 best new Asia-Pacific restaurants to try in 2020
It's hardly surprising that the world's largest and most populous continent has an astonishing variety of places to eat.

Another Italian town is selling dozens of $1 homes
Bisaccia, Italy's southern Campania region, is putting 90 dilapidated buildings on the market and is hoping groups of friends or large families will buy multiple properties.

He nearly died hang gliding. Then he did this...
Chris Gurksy nearly died hang gliding. No, that's not an exaggeration. There's a viral video to prove it.

Wanted: Caretakers for unoccupied island
If your sweetheart turns to you tonight and whispers "shall we try for a little one?", don't dismiss them out of hand.