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LATAM Airlines says no Brazil sales impact yet from Zika worries

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SANTIAGO Concerns over the Zika virus have not affected ticket sales at LATAM Airlines' TAM Brazilian unit, the regional carrier said on Monday.

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LATAM Airlines says no Brazil sales impact yet from Zika worries 08 Feb 2016

SANTIAGO Concerns over the Zika virus have not affected ticket sales at LATAM Airlines' TAM Brazilian unit, the regional carrier said on Monday.

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Doctors puzzle over severity of defects in some Brazilian babies 08 Feb 2016

NEW YORK/BRASILIA Experts on microcephaly, the birth defect that has sparked alarm in the current Zika virus outbreak, say they are struck by the severity of a small number of cases they have reviewed from Brazil.

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Carnival roars ahead in Brazil despite Zika health scare 08 Feb 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO The worst health scare in recent history is not keeping Brazilians from their annual Carnival revelry, with millions of partiers swarming streets and some making fun of the mosquito that spreads Zika and other viruses.

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Carnival roars ahead in Brazil despite Zika health scare 07 Feb 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO The worst health scare in recent history is not keeping Brazilians from their annual Carnival revelry, with millions of partiers swarming streets and some making fun of the mosquito that spreads Zika and other viruses.

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Insight: Doctors puzzle over severity of defects in some Brazilian babies 07 Feb 2016

NEW YORK/BRASILIA, Experts on microcephaly, the birth defect that has sparked alarm in the current Zika virus outbreak, say they are struck by the severity of a small number of cases they have reviewed from Brazil.

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Insight - Doctors puzzle over severity of defects in some Brazilian babies 07 Feb 2016

NEW YORK/BRASILIA Experts on microcephaly, the birth defect that has sparked alarm in the current Zika virus outbreak, say they are struck by the severity of a small number of cases they have reviewed from Brazil.

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Zika found in saliva, urine in Brazil; U.S. offers sex advice 06 Feb 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO Authorities in Brazil said on Friday Zika has been detected in patients' saliva and urine, adding to the concern over the spread of the virus, while U.S. officials offered new guidance on sex for people returning from Zika-hit regions. | Video

WRAPUP 3-Zika found in saliva, urine in Brazil; U.S. offers sex advice 06 Feb 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO, Feb 5 Authorities in Brazil said on Friday Zika has been detected in patients' saliva and urine, adding to the concern over the spread of the virus, while U.S. officials offered new guidance on sex for people returning from Zika-hit regions.

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Brazil finds Zika in saliva, urine; expert warns against kissing 05 Feb 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO Scientists identified the Zika virus in the saliva and urine of two infected patients, a top Brazilian biomedical research institution said on Friday, prompting its president to urge pregnant women not to kiss strangers just as local carnival celebrations begin.

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Hong Kong riot police fire warning shots in bloody street clashes

HONG KONG Hong Kong riot police fired warning shots on Tuesday during angry clashes that erupted when authorities tried to remove illegal street stalls set up for Lunar New Year celebrations, the worst street violence since pro-democracy protests in 2014. | Video