World Economy Shudders as Coronavirus Threatens Global Supply Chains

HONG KONG—The last time a coronavirus outbreak hit China in 2003, the global economy emerged relatively unscathed. Now, nearly two decades later, the growth-damping effects of a similar pathogen threaten to ripple around a world transformed by China’s boom. Chinese consumption and production power growth from Asia to North America,…

Coronavirus: South Korea declares highest alert as infections surge

Image copyright AFP Image caption The South Korean city of Daegu has seen the biggest increase in infections South Korea has raised its coronavirus alert to the “highest level” as confirmed case numbers keep rising. President Moon Jae-in said the country faced “a grave turning point”, and the next few…

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DTSS was designed by Dartmouth professors John G. Kemeny and Thomas E. Kurtz. John Kemeny wrote the Basic compiler; undergraduate students wrote the operating systems for the DN-30 and GE-235 computers, as well as most of the other system components. Development of the emulator has been driven by Steve…

Bernie Sanders cements front-runner status with Nevada caucuses win

Image copyright Reuters Image caption In a victory speech, Mr Sanders said Americans were “sick and tired of a president who lies all the time” Bernie Sanders has cemented his status as the Democratic front-runner to take on Donald Trump in November’s US presidential election. He is projected to win…

Italy, South Korea Work to Contain Coronavirus Outbreaks

Italy worked to contain an outbreak in two clusters that by late Saturday had left more than 70 people infected and two dead, as South Korea reported a surge in coronavirus cases centered on a church where a thousand people have been exposed to the disease. Officials in both Italy…