Peru president survives impeachment vote amid virus turmoil

Peru president survives impeachment vote amid virus turmoil

Peruvian President Martín Vizcarra survived an impeachment vote Friday night after opposition lawmakers failed to garner enough support to oust the leader as the...

Canada opposition party head tests positive for coronavirus

The new leader of Canada’s main opposition party has tested positive for the coronavirus.   The Conservative party announced late Friday that its leader, Erin O’Toole,...
The Latest: U of Colorado shifting students for virus cases

The Latest: U of Colorado shifting students for virus cases

The University of Colorado has forced some students to move out of their dorms to create more isolation housing for students with coronavirus infections...
Brazil indigenous group celebrates 6 months without COVID-19

Brazil indigenous group celebrates 6 months without COVID-19

A group of Tembé men armed with bows and shotguns arrived on motorcycles at the wooden gate blocking access to their villages in Brazil’s...
Spanish doctors hope beach trips can help ICU virus patients

Spanish doctors hope beach trips can help ICU virus patients

After nearly two months of being sedated and connected to IV lines in a hospital’s intensive care unit, Francisco Espana took a moment to...
In Chile, life goes on for  loved ones after COVID-19

In Chile, life goes on for loved ones after COVID-19

Red-eyed from crying, José Collantes Navarro couldn’t contain himself and crumpled against the wall as he watched his partner being buried at the Catholic...
One family’s desperate, deadly attempt to flee Lebanon

One family’s desperate, deadly attempt to flee Lebanon

Mohammed Sufian did not dream of much: a job, food on the table, the chance to buy his 2½-year-old son the little things a...
Boris Johnson Warns ‘Inevitable’ Second Wave of Coronavirus is Coming to Britain and UK Could See ‘On-Off’ Restrictions Until Spring

Boris Johnson Warns ‘Inevitable’ Second Wave of Coronavirus is Coming to Britain and UK...

Boris Johnson last night warned that Britain was 'seeing a second wave coming in' as he contemplated six months of 'on-off' restrictions to tackle...
Saudi Arabia ‘Has Enough Uranium’ for Nuclear Weapons Programme

Saudi Arabia ‘Has Enough Uranium’ for Nuclear Weapons Programme

Saudi Arabia has discovered enough uranium to potentially kickstart a nuclear weapons programme, according to reports. Geologists have identified reserves that could produce over 90,000...
Europe Virus Stars Scramble After Declaring Victory Too Fast

Europe Virus Stars Scramble After Declaring Victory Too Fast

(Bloomberg) -- When more than 2,000 people gathered on Prague’s medieval Charles Bridge in a “farewell party” for Covid-19 in June, it was to...
Switzerland Holds Vote on Giving Monkeys ‘Fundamental Rights’

Switzerland Holds Vote on Giving Monkeys ‘Fundamental Rights’

Switzerland is to hold an historic vote on giving monkeys "fundamental rights". Citizens will decide on amending their region's constitution to include "fundamental rights to...
Bank of England Considers Negative Interest Rates in Face of Coronavirus and Brexit

Bank of England Considers Negative Interest Rates in Face of Coronavirus and Brexit

LONDON — The Bank of England indicated Thursday that it could cut interest rates below zero for the first time in its 326-year history...
ISIS Take Over Paradise Islands in the Indian Ocean, Burning Down Luxury Hotels and Imposing Sharia Law

ISIS Take Over Paradise Islands in the Indian Ocean, Burning Down Luxury Hotels and...

ISIS militants have taken over paradise islands in the Indian Ocean, burning down hotels and imposing Sharia Law. Luxury islands off the coast of Mozambique,...
WHO Warns of ‘Alarming’ Virus Spread in Europe

WHO Warns of ‘Alarming’ Virus Spread in Europe

The World Health Organization on Thursday warned of "alarming rates of transmission" of Covid-19 across Europe and cautioned against shortening quarantine periods as countries...
Israelis Welcome Abraham Accord, Hope Other Arab Countries Join In

Israelis Welcome Abraham Accord, Hope Other Arab Countries Join In

Israelis welcomed the historic peace deals signed at the White House on Tuesday with the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain. The flags of the United...
Johnson Says U.K. Labs Can’t Cope With Virus Testing Demand

Johnson Says U.K. Labs Can’t Cope With Virus Testing Demand

(Bloomberg) -- Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the U.K. does not have enough capacity to cope with demand for coronavirus testing and promised to...
London ‘Could Introduce Curfews to Prevent Second Coronavirus Wave’

London ‘Could Introduce Curfews to Prevent Second Coronavirus Wave’

Curfews could be imposed in the capital to fight a second Covid-19 wave, a public health chief signalled today as he appealed to Londoners...
Doctors in Hard-hit Madrid: ‘It’s Like March in Slow Motion’

Doctors in Hard-hit Madrid: ‘It’s Like March in Slow Motion’

MADRID (AP) — It feels like a flashback. Pneumonia, a common acute manifestation of the COVID-19 disease, is keeping Spanish intensive care wards busy...
Trump Administration Bans Import of Goods from China Made by Forced Laborers in Xinjiang Region

Trump Administration Bans Import of Goods from China Made by Forced Laborers in Xinjiang...

The United States government has banned the import of certain goods from China that it says are made by forced laborers from the Xinjiang...
Israelis Angered by Nationwide Coronavirus Lockdown

Israelis Angered by Nationwide Coronavirus Lockdown

Israelis reacted with anger and dismay Monday at an imminent nationwide lockdown aimed at curbing one of the world's highest novel coronavirus infection rates. Prime Minister...