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Human Development Set for First Decline Since 1990 on Virus

Human Development Set for First Decline Since 1990 on Virus

Global human development -- a measure that combines education, health and living standards -- will this year decline for the first time in at least three decad [...] Read full article: Human Development Set for First Decline ...→

Human Development Set for First Decline Since 1990 on Virus

Human Development Set for First Decline Since 1990 on Virus

Global human development -- a measure that combines education, health and living standards -- will this year decline for the first time in at least three decad [...] Read full article: Human Development Set for First Decline ...→

World shares slip as global virus tally approaches 9 million

World shares sagged Monday as reports of new coronavirus infections in the U.S. and worldwide surged, with the global total approaching 9 million. Read full article: World shares slip as global virus tally ...→

US admits flaws as UN human rights body set to debate racism | WTOP

GENEVA (AP) — A U.S. ambassador said Wednesday that Washington “is committed to addressing its shortcomings, including racial discrimination,” and is being tra [...] Read full article: US admits flaws as UN human rights body ...→

Global Shares Skid on Fears Virus Outbreaks Are Rebounding

Global Shares Skid on Fears Virus Outbreaks Are Rebounding

Global shares and U.S. futures sank Monday as a resurgence of coronavirus cases in China and other countries deepened pessimism over prospects for a global eco [...] Read full article: Global Shares Skid on Fears Virus Outbre...→

Global Shares Slide as Rising Virus Cases Haunt Reopenings

Global Shares Slide as Rising Virus Cases Haunt Reopenings

Global shares tumbled Thursday as reports of rising numbers of coronavirus infections in many countries raised fears over risks from reopenings from pandemic s [...] Read full article: Global Shares Slide as Rising Virus Case...→

West Nile Virus Discovered In Coachella Valley Mosquitos, No Human Cases Reported

West Nile Virus Discovered In Coachella Valley Mosquitos, No Human Cases Reported

Mosquitos infected with West Nile virus were discovered in Palm Desert, signaling the first detection of the virus so far this year in Riverside County. Read full article: West Nile Virus Discovered In Coachella ...→

Global Virus Updates: Virus Deaths Surpass 100,000 in US While Cases Rise in India

Global Virus Updates: Virus Deaths Surpass 100,000 in US While Cases Rise in India

As the death toll from the coronavirus rose above 100,000 in the United States, there were also record numbers getting sick in India and worrying signs of a re [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: Virus Deaths Surpa...→

Global Virus Updates: Virus Expands Grip in Many Areas, as US Nears 100,000 Deaths

Global Virus Updates: Virus Expands Grip in Many Areas, as US Nears 100,000 Deaths

South Korea has reported its highest number of new coronavirus infections in weeks and India reported another record single-day jump of more than 6,000 cases, [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: Virus Expands Grip...→

IMF Forecasts Deeper Global Recession From Growing Virus Threat

The International Monetary Fund has sharply lowered its forecast for global growth this year because it envisions far more severe economic damage from the coro [...] Read full article: IMF Forecasts Deeper Global Recession Fr...→

Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote amid virus concerns

Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote amid virus concerns

Serbia's ruling populists are set to tighten their hold on power in a Sunday parliamentary vote held amid concerns over the spread of the coronavirus and a par [...] Read full article: Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote ...→

ABC's fall TV schedule is set, but virus has say on timing

ABC's fall TV schedule is set, but virus has say on timing

ABC's fall schedule is set with returning and new shows, including a reality show with Leslie Jones Read full article: ABC's fall TV schedule is set, but virus...→

UK Set to U-Turn on EU Border Checks as Virus Slams Economy

UK Set to U-Turn on EU Border Checks as Virus Slams Economy

The British government is watering down plans for full border checks on goods coming from the European Union to relieve pressure on businesses hammered by the [...] Read full article: UK Set to U-Turn on EU Border Checks as ...→

Fans set to return as New Zealand loosens virus restrictions

Fans set to return as New Zealand loosens virus restrictions

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Sports fans again will be able to fill stadiums in New Zealand after the government on Monday removed restrictions on public gat [...] Read full article: Fans set to return as New Zealand loosen...→

Global Smartphone Shipments to Fall 12% This Year on Virus Woes: IDC

Global Smartphone Shipments to Fall 12% This Year on Virus Woes: IDC

Global smartphone shipments will fall nearly 12% to 1.2 billion units in 2020, market research firm IDC said on Wednesday, citing lower consumer spending due t [...] Read full article: Global Smartphone Shipments to Fall 12&#...→

Global Virus Updates: Protests Spark Virus Fears in US; South Korea Sees New Cases

Global Virus Updates: Protests Spark Virus Fears in US; South Korea Sees New Cases

Protests around the U.S. against police brutality have sparked fears of a further spread of the coronavirus, while South Korea is reporting a steady rise in ca [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: Protests Spark Vir...→

U.S. 'not speaking up' on global development, leader of multilateral bank says

U.S. 'not speaking up' on global development, leader of multilateral bank says

EBRD President Suma Chakrabati says world needs a new generation of leaders to fill the American leadership gap. Read full article: U.S. 'not speaking up' on global develop...→

Does virus demand a global approach?: Letters

Does virus demand a global approach?: Letters

Our Question of the Week asked readers, Does virus demand a global approach? Now is not the time to withhold support The COVID-19 pandemic is our contemporary [...] Read full article: Does virus demand a global approach?: Le...→

Wall Street set for subdued open as virus cases rise - amNewYork

BY MEDHA SINGH U.S. stock index futures pointed to a muted open for the S&P 500 and Dow on Monday as fears of a resurgence in coronavirus infections Read full article: Wall Street set for subdued open as viru...→

Wall Street set to drop at open after spike in new virus cases - amNewYork

BY DEVIK JAIN AND MEDHA SINGH Wall Street was set to drop sharply at the open on Monday as a recent jump in coronavirus cases in China and parts of the Read full article: Wall Street set to drop at open after sp...→

Coronavirus vaccine development on fast track, clinical trials set for July

Coronavirus vaccine development on fast track, clinical trials set for July

Coronavirus vaccine development is running full steam ahead as two candidates are on the fast track to clinical trials that will begin in July, offering hope f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus vaccine development on fast ...→

Despite Big Promises, U.S. Has Delivered Limited Aid in Global Virus Response

Despite Big Promises, U.S. Has Delivered Limited Aid in Global Virus Response

The State Department and U.S.A.I.D. have spent a fraction of the humanitarian assistance that Congress approved in March to help curb the coronavirus. Read full article: Despite Big Promises, U.S. Has Delivered...→

Global Virus Updates: Spike in South Korea Cases Shows Perils of Reopening

Global Virus Updates: Spike in South Korea Cases Shows Perils of Reopening

Mediterranean beaches and Las Vegas casinos have set out plans to reopen to tourists as economies lurch back to life where the tide of coronavirus infections i [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: Spike in South Kor...→

Wall Street set for subdued open as virus cases rise - amNewYork

BY MEDHA SINGH U.S. stock index futures pointed to a muted open for the S&P 500 and Dow on Monday as fears of a resurgence in coronavirus infections Read full article: Wall Street set for subdued open as viru...→

Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote amid virus concerns

Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote amid virus concerns

Serbia's ruling populists are set to tighten their hold on power in a Sunday parliamentary vote held amid concerns over the spread of the coronavirus and a par [...] Read full article: Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote ...→

US admits flaws as UN human rights body set to debate racism | WTOP

GENEVA (AP) — A U.S. ambassador said Wednesday that Washington “is committed to addressing its shortcomings, including racial discrimination,” and is being tra [...] Read full article: US admits flaws as UN human rights body ...→

Wall Street set to drop at open after spike in new virus cases - amNewYork

BY DEVIK JAIN AND MEDHA SINGH Wall Street was set to drop sharply at the open on Monday as a recent jump in coronavirus cases in China and parts of the Read full article: Wall Street set to drop at open after sp...→

UK Set to U-Turn on EU Border Checks as Virus Slams Economy

UK Set to U-Turn on EU Border Checks as Virus Slams Economy

The British government is watering down plans for full border checks on goods coming from the European Union to relieve pressure on businesses hammered by the [...] Read full article: UK Set to U-Turn on EU Border Checks as ...→

Global Shares Slide as Rising Virus Cases Haunt Reopenings

Global Shares Slide as Rising Virus Cases Haunt Reopenings

Global shares tumbled Thursday as reports of rising numbers of coronavirus infections in many countries raised fears over risks from reopenings from pandemic s [...] Read full article: Global Shares Slide as Rising Virus Case...→

Fans set to return as New Zealand loosens virus restrictions

Fans set to return as New Zealand loosens virus restrictions

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Sports fans again will be able to fill stadiums in New Zealand after the government on Monday removed restrictions on public gat [...] Read full article: Fans set to return as New Zealand loosen...→

Global Virus Updates: Protests Spark Virus Fears in US; South Korea Sees New Cases

Global Virus Updates: Protests Spark Virus Fears in US; South Korea Sees New Cases

Protests around the U.S. against police brutality have sparked fears of a further spread of the coronavirus, while South Korea is reporting a steady rise in ca [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: Protests Spark Vir...→

Global Virus Updates: Virus Deaths Surpass 100,000 in US While Cases Rise in India

Global Virus Updates: Virus Deaths Surpass 100,000 in US While Cases Rise in India

As the death toll from the coronavirus rose above 100,000 in the United States, there were also record numbers getting sick in India and worrying signs of a re [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: Virus Deaths Surpa...→

Global Virus Updates: Spike in South Korea Cases Shows Perils of Reopening

Global Virus Updates: Spike in South Korea Cases Shows Perils of Reopening

Mediterranean beaches and Las Vegas casinos have set out plans to reopen to tourists as economies lurch back to life where the tide of coronavirus infections i [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: Spike in South Kor...→

Does virus demand a global approach?: Letters

Does virus demand a global approach?: Letters

Our Question of the Week asked readers, Does virus demand a global approach? Now is not the time to withhold support The COVID-19 pandemic is our contemporary [...] Read full article: Does virus demand a global approach?: Le...→

IMF Forecasts Deeper Global Recession From Growing Virus Threat

The International Monetary Fund has sharply lowered its forecast for global growth this year because it envisions far more severe economic damage from the coro [...] Read full article: IMF Forecasts Deeper Global Recession Fr...→

World shares slip as global virus tally approaches 9 million

World shares sagged Monday as reports of new coronavirus infections in the U.S. and worldwide surged, with the global total approaching 9 million. Read full article: World shares slip as global virus tally ...→

ABC's fall TV schedule is set, but virus has say on timing

ABC's fall TV schedule is set, but virus has say on timing

ABC's fall schedule is set with returning and new shows, including a reality show with Leslie Jones Read full article: ABC's fall TV schedule is set, but virus...→

Global Shares Skid on Fears Virus Outbreaks Are Rebounding

Global Shares Skid on Fears Virus Outbreaks Are Rebounding

Global shares and U.S. futures sank Monday as a resurgence of coronavirus cases in China and other countries deepened pessimism over prospects for a global eco [...] Read full article: Global Shares Skid on Fears Virus Outbre...→

Coronavirus vaccine development on fast track, clinical trials set for July

Coronavirus vaccine development on fast track, clinical trials set for July

Coronavirus vaccine development is running full steam ahead as two candidates are on the fast track to clinical trials that will begin in July, offering hope f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus vaccine development on fast ...→

Despite Big Promises, U.S. Has Delivered Limited Aid in Global Virus Response

Despite Big Promises, U.S. Has Delivered Limited Aid in Global Virus Response

The State Department and U.S.A.I.D. have spent a fraction of the humanitarian assistance that Congress approved in March to help curb the coronavirus. Read full article: Despite Big Promises, U.S. Has Delivered...→

Global Smartphone Shipments to Fall 12% This Year on Virus Woes: IDC

Global Smartphone Shipments to Fall 12% This Year on Virus Woes: IDC

Global smartphone shipments will fall nearly 12% to 1.2 billion units in 2020, market research firm IDC said on Wednesday, citing lower consumer spending due t [...] Read full article: Global Smartphone Shipments to Fall 12&#...→

West Nile Virus Discovered In Coachella Valley Mosquitos, No Human Cases Reported

West Nile Virus Discovered In Coachella Valley Mosquitos, No Human Cases Reported

Mosquitos infected with West Nile virus were discovered in Palm Desert, signaling the first detection of the virus so far this year in Riverside County. Read full article: West Nile Virus Discovered In Coachella ...→

U.S. 'not speaking up' on global development, leader of multilateral bank says

U.S. 'not speaking up' on global development, leader of multilateral bank says

EBRD President Suma Chakrabati says world needs a new generation of leaders to fill the American leadership gap. Read full article: U.S. 'not speaking up' on global develop...→

Global Virus Updates: Virus Expands Grip in Many Areas, as US Nears 100,000 Deaths

Global Virus Updates: Virus Expands Grip in Many Areas, as US Nears 100,000 Deaths

South Korea has reported its highest number of new coronavirus infections in weeks and India reported another record single-day jump of more than 6,000 cases, [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: Virus Expands Grip...→

IMF Forecasts Deeper Global Recession From Growing Virus Threat

The International Monetary Fund has sharply lowered its forecast for global growth this year because it envisions far more severe economic damage from the coro [...] Read full article: IMF Forecasts Deeper Global Recession Fr...→

Wall Street set for subdued open as virus cases rise - amNewYork

BY MEDHA SINGH U.S. stock index futures pointed to a muted open for the S&P 500 and Dow on Monday as fears of a resurgence in coronavirus infections Read full article: Wall Street set for subdued open as viru...→

World shares slip as global virus tally approaches 9 million

World shares sagged Monday as reports of new coronavirus infections in the U.S. and worldwide surged, with the global total approaching 9 million. Read full article: World shares slip as global virus tally ...→

Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote amid virus concerns

Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote amid virus concerns

Serbia's ruling populists are set to tighten their hold on power in a Sunday parliamentary vote held amid concerns over the spread of the coronavirus and a par [...] Read full article: Ruling populists set to win Serbia vote ...→

US admits flaws as UN human rights body set to debate racism | WTOP

GENEVA (AP) — A U.S. ambassador said Wednesday that Washington “is committed to addressing its shortcomings, including racial discrimination,” and is being tra [...] Read full article: US admits flaws as UN human rights body ...→

ABC's fall TV schedule is set, but virus has say on timing

ABC's fall TV schedule is set, but virus has say on timing

ABC's fall schedule is set with returning and new shows, including a reality show with Leslie Jones Read full article: ABC's fall TV schedule is set, but virus...→

Wall Street set to drop at open after spike in new virus cases - amNewYork

BY DEVIK JAIN AND MEDHA SINGH Wall Street was set to drop sharply at the open on Monday as a recent jump in coronavirus cases in China and parts of the Read full article: Wall Street set to drop at open after sp...→

Global Shares Skid on Fears Virus Outbreaks Are Rebounding

Global Shares Skid on Fears Virus Outbreaks Are Rebounding

Global shares and U.S. futures sank Monday as a resurgence of coronavirus cases in China and other countries deepened pessimism over prospects for a global eco [...] Read full article: Global Shares Skid on Fears Virus Outbre...→

UK Set to U-Turn on EU Border Checks as Virus Slams Economy

UK Set to U-Turn on EU Border Checks as Virus Slams Economy

The British government is watering down plans for full border checks on goods coming from the European Union to relieve pressure on businesses hammered by the [...] Read full article: UK Set to U-Turn on EU Border Checks as ...→

Coronavirus vaccine development on fast track, clinical trials set for July

Coronavirus vaccine development on fast track, clinical trials set for July

Coronavirus vaccine development is running full steam ahead as two candidates are on the fast track to clinical trials that will begin in July, offering hope f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus vaccine development on fast ...→

Global Shares Slide as Rising Virus Cases Haunt Reopenings

Global Shares Slide as Rising Virus Cases Haunt Reopenings

Global shares tumbled Thursday as reports of rising numbers of coronavirus infections in many countries raised fears over risks from reopenings from pandemic s [...] Read full article: Global Shares Slide as Rising Virus Case...→

Fans set to return as New Zealand loosens virus restrictions

Fans set to return as New Zealand loosens virus restrictions

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Sports fans again will be able to fill stadiums in New Zealand after the government on Monday removed restrictions on public gat [...] Read full article: Fans set to return as New Zealand loosen...→

Despite Big Promises, U.S. Has Delivered Limited Aid in Global Virus Response

Despite Big Promises, U.S. Has Delivered Limited Aid in Global Virus Response

The State Department and U.S.A.I.D. have spent a fraction of the humanitarian assistance that Congress approved in March to help curb the coronavirus. Read full article: Despite Big Promises, U.S. Has Delivered...→

Global Smartphone Shipments to Fall 12% This Year on Virus Woes: IDC

Global Smartphone Shipments to Fall 12% This Year on Virus Woes: IDC

Global smartphone shipments will fall nearly 12% to 1.2 billion units in 2020, market research firm IDC said on Wednesday, citing lower consumer spending due t [...] Read full article: Global Smartphone Shipments to Fall 12&#...→

West Nile Virus Discovered In Coachella Valley Mosquitos, No Human Cases Reported

West Nile Virus Discovered In Coachella Valley Mosquitos, No Human Cases Reported

Mosquitos infected with West Nile virus were discovered in Palm Desert, signaling the first detection of the virus so far this year in Riverside County. Read full article: West Nile Virus Discovered In Coachella ...→

Global Virus Updates: Protests Spark Virus Fears in US; South Korea Sees New Cases

Global Virus Updates: Protests Spark Virus Fears in US; South Korea Sees New Cases

Protests around the U.S. against police brutality have sparked fears of a further spread of the coronavirus, while South Korea is reporting a steady rise in ca [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: Protests Spark Vir...→

Global Virus Updates: Virus Deaths Surpass 100,000 in US While Cases Rise in India

Global Virus Updates: Virus Deaths Surpass 100,000 in US While Cases Rise in India

As the death toll from the coronavirus rose above 100,000 in the United States, there were also record numbers getting sick in India and worrying signs of a re [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: Virus Deaths Surpa...→

U.S. 'not speaking up' on global development, leader of multilateral bank says

U.S. 'not speaking up' on global development, leader of multilateral bank says

EBRD President Suma Chakrabati says world needs a new generation of leaders to fill the American leadership gap. Read full article: U.S. 'not speaking up' on global develop...→

Global Virus Updates: Spike in South Korea Cases Shows Perils of Reopening

Global Virus Updates: Spike in South Korea Cases Shows Perils of Reopening

Mediterranean beaches and Las Vegas casinos have set out plans to reopen to tourists as economies lurch back to life where the tide of coronavirus infections i [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: Spike in South Kor...→

Global Virus Updates: Virus Expands Grip in Many Areas, as US Nears 100,000 Deaths

Global Virus Updates: Virus Expands Grip in Many Areas, as US Nears 100,000 Deaths

South Korea has reported its highest number of new coronavirus infections in weeks and India reported another record single-day jump of more than 6,000 cases, [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: Virus Expands Grip...→

Does virus demand a global approach?: Letters

Does virus demand a global approach?: Letters

Our Question of the Week asked readers, Does virus demand a global approach? Now is not the time to withhold support The COVID-19 pandemic is our contemporary [...] Read full article: Does virus demand a global approach?: Le...→