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China sees rise in new virus cases, death toll rises by 105

February 17, 2020

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities on Monday reported a slight upturn in new virus cases and 105 more deaths for a total of 1,770 since the outbreak began two months ag. more »»

Americans who left cruise trade one quarantine for another

February 17, 2020

TOKYO (AP) — Americans Cheryl and Paul Molesky decided to trade one coronavirus quarantine for another. more »»

Americans who left cruise trade one quarantine for another

February 16, 2020

TOKYO (AP) — Americans Cheryl and Paul Molesky decided to trade one coronavirus quarantine for another. more »»

French health minister to run for Paris mayor to end scandal

February 16, 2020

PARIS (AP) — France's Health Minister Agnes Buzyn was named on Sunday as a new candidate for mayor of Paris, a late entry by the country's governing party after a scramble to replace the original... more »»

Hungary's Orban warns about climate crisis, slow EU growth

February 16, 2020

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary’s prime minister on Sunday declared the past decade as the most successful of Hungary’s past century, but also said the country was threatened by the climate... more »»

Denmark arrests 27 people on suspected cocaine smuggling

February 16, 2020

HELSINKI, Finland (AP) — Danish police say they have arrested 27 people for suspected drug smuggling after finding some 100 kilograms of cocaine on a Bahamas-registered cargo vessel plying Danish... more »»

US secretary of state visits Senegal to start Africa tour

February 16, 2020

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — U.S. more »»

Home quarantine for travelers buys time as new virus spreads

February 16, 2020

On his return from China last week, Dr. Ian Lipkin quarantined himself in his basement. His wife now puts his food on the stairs. He’s run out of things to watch on Netfli. more »»

Americans in Japan to trade one quarantine for another

February 16, 2020

TOKYO (AP) — Americans Cheryl and Paul Molesky are trading one coronavirus quarantine for another. more »»

Wales bears the brunt as Storm Dennis hammers Britain

February 16, 2020

LONDON (AP) — Storm Dennis hammered Britain Sunday, bringing a month's worth of rain in just 48 hours to parts of South Wales, which bore the brunt of the country's second severe storm inside a... more »»

UN: Antarctic high temp records will take months to verify

February 16, 2020

BERLIN (AP) — Record high temperatures reportedly measured in Antarctica will take months to verify, the U.N. weather agency said Sunday. more »»

Ivanka Trump lauds Saudi, UAE on women's rights reforms

February 16, 2020

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Ivanka Trump lauded Sunday a handful of Mideast countries, including close U.S. more »»

Iran's president: Trump doesn't want war ahead of 2020 vote

February 16, 2020

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) —

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday that he doesn't believe the U.S. more »»

Wales bears the brunt as Storm Dennis rips across Britain

February 16, 2020

LONDON (AP) — Storm Dennis roared across Britain with high winds and heavy rains Sunday, prompting authorities to issue a record number of flood warnings and alerts for England and a rare “red... more »»

Quarantine ends for Germans; Italy to fly citizens from ship

February 16, 2020

BERLIN (AP) — More than 100 Germans evacuated from the hard-hit Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicenter of a new coronavirus outbreak, were set to end their prescribed 14-day quarantine period on... more »»

Palestinian PM: Trump's Mideast plan 'will be buried'

February 16, 2020

MUNICH (AP) — The Palestinian prime minister lashed out Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to end the Mideast conflict, saying it would be “buried very soon. more »»

Banksy's Valentine's Day mural covered after it was defaced

February 16, 2020

LONDON (AP) — The family that owns a house in southwest England where an artwork from Banksy appeared in time for Valentine's Day has covered the mural after it was defaced. more »»

Powers renew pledge to uphold Libya arms embargo

February 16, 2020

MUNICH (AP) — Countries with interests in Libya's civil war recommitted themselves Sunday to uphold a barely working arms embargo, four weeks after a peace summit in Berlin was followed by... more »»

Red flood warning issued for Wales as storm rips across UK

February 16, 2020

LONDON (AP) — Storm Dennis roared across Britain with high winds and heavy rains Sunday, prompting authorities to issue some 350 flood warnings, including a “red warning" alert for... more »»

Suspected far-right extremist on Germany's radar for months

February 16, 2020

BERLIN (AP) — German media reported Sunday that the main suspect detained last week as part of police raids on alleged far-right extremists had been on authorities' radar for several months. more »»

 
 

 

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