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The Latest: Vatican's Sistine Chapel reopens after 3 months

June 1, 2020

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The Latest: Dutch museums reopen, masterpieces back on show

June 1, 2020

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Hong Kong blocks Tiananmen vigil; rush on for UK passports

June 1, 2020

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police rejected an application Monday by organizers for an annual candlelight vigil marking the anniversary this week of the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown, as... more »»

South Africa eases; liquor is sold, school openings delayed

June 1, 2020

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Many South Africans spent their Monday morning lining up outside liquor stores, as alcohol sales were allowed again after a two-month ban because of the coronavirus... more »»

The Latest: 'Virus-free' Montenegro lets in foreign tourists

June 1, 2020

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Finland in pain as border closure blocks Russian tourists

June 1, 2020

HELSINKI, Finland (AP) — Finns in the Nordic nation's eastern border region say they haven't seen anything like this since the 1991 collapse of the Soviet Union. more »»

Lockdowns ease across Europe, Asia with new tourism rules

June 1, 2020

ROME (AP) — The first day of June saw coronavirus restrictions ease from Asia to Europe on Monday, even as U.S. protests against police brutality sparked fears of new outbreaks. more »»

The Latest: WHO: Pandemic disrupted some treatments

June 1, 2020

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Vatican centralizes contracting to cut waste, corruption

June 1, 2020

ROME (AP) — Gone are the days of the half-million euro Christmas Nativity scene in St. Peter’s Square. more »»

The Latest: Visitors tour Rome's newly reopened landmarks

June 1, 2020

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India cautiously opens up even as coronavirus cases rise

June 1, 2020

NEW DELHI (AP) — More states opened up and crowds of commuters trickled onto the roads in many of India's cities on Monday as a three-phase plan to lift the nationwide coronavirus lockdown began... more »»

World's reaction to US weaves solidarity, calls to change

June 1, 2020

BANGKOK (AP) — Several thousand people marched in New Zealand's largest city on Monday to protest the killing of George Floyd in the U.S. more »»

Greece lifts its lockdown on hotels, pools, golf courses

June 1, 2020

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece lifted lockdown restrictions Monday for hotels, open-air cinemas, golf courses and public swimming pools as the country ramped up preparations for the crucial summer... more »»

Protests spark virus fears in US; South Korea sees new cases

June 1, 2020

MIAMI (AP) — Protests around the U.S. more »»

World alarmed by violence in US; thousands march in London

June 1, 2020

LONDON (AP) — Nations around the world have watched in horror at the civil unrest in the United States following the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after a white police officer... more »»

Israeli defense minister apologizes for Palestinian's death

June 1, 2020

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's defense minister apologized on Sunday for the Israeli police's deadly shooting of an unarmed Palestinian man who was autistic. more »»

The Latest: S. Korea pushes QR registration for risky venues

June 1, 2020

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Probe blames safety lapses for deadly India gas leak

June 1, 2020

NEW DELHI (AP) — A committee appointed by India’s top environmental court has blamed “gross human failure” and lack of basic safety norms for a gas leak in a South Korean-owned chemical factory... more »»

The Latest: US sends Brazil malaria drug for COVID-19

June 1, 2020

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The Latest: US sends Brazil malaria drug for COVID-19

May 31, 2020

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