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The Latest: Pope says he prays for virus-stricken countries

He has also expressed his closeness and affection to these nations, “several with great numbers of the infected and the deceased.... “Italy, the United States, [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pope says he prays for virus...→

The Latest: Pope says he prays for virus-stricken countries

He has also expressed his closeness and affection to these nations, “several with great numbers of the infected and the deceased.... “Italy, the United States, [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pope says he prays for virus...→

Virus-Stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt Back at Sea for Qualification Flights - Times of San Diego

The USS Theodore Roosevelt left Guam and operated at sea for the first time since it docked March 27 after a COVID-19 outbreak that infected over 1,000. Read full article: Virus-Stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt Ba...→

WHO bows to calls from countries for independent virus probe

WHO bows to calls from countries for independent virus probe

The World Health Organization bowed to calls Monday from most of its member states to launch an independent probe into how it managed the international respons [...] Read full article: WHO bows to calls from countries for ind...→

The Latest: Japan government holds virus task force meeting

-Japan's government holding coronavirus task force meeting.... -Minnesota letting “stay-at-home” expire Monday; Wyoming allowing dining at restaurants and bars [...] Read full article: The Latest: Japan government holds virus...→

The Latest: Public health expert warns virus not going away

- Public health expert warns coronavirus still has a long run.... - Head of Egypt’s Doctors’ Union calls for a full lockdown. Read full article: The Latest: Public health expert warns v...→

The Latest: Pakistan lifts lockdown amid jump in virus cases

- Pakistan begins lifting weeks-long lockdown despite another big jump in virus cases... ISLAMABAD - Pakistan has begun lifting the weeks-long lockdown that wa [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pakistan lifts lockdown amid...→

Countries weigh issuing

Countries weigh issuing "immunity passports" to former virus patients

To restart economies, countries weigh issuing "immunity passports" to recovered virus patients, certifying they're immune. But experts say that's unknown. Read full article: Countries weigh issuing "immunity passpo...→

The Latest: Washington’s Yakima County hit hardest by virus

The Latest: Washington’s Yakima County hit hardest by virus

SPOKANE, Wash. — The highest rate of coronavirus cases on the U.S. West Coast is in Washington’s Yakima County, an agricultural giant that has more than double [...] Read full article: The Latest: Washington’s Yakima County h...→

The Latest: Johnson: U.K. 'past the peak' in virus utbreak

- Prime Minister Johnson: U.K. “past the peak” and “on a downward slope” in coronavirus outbreak.... - Ethiopia prime minister: Suspend debts owed by poorest n [...] Read full article: The Latest: Johnson: U.K. 'past the peak...→

The Latest: EU countries express concern over Venezuela

The Latest: EU countries express concern over Venezuela

UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. Security Council has taken no action after discussing the humanitarian situation in Venezuela behind closed doors, but its European U [...] Read full article: The Latest: EU countries express concern...→

The Latest: Czech Republic relaxes more virus restrictions

- Some countries and US states move to ease virus lockdowns.... - Czech Republic begins next phase of relaxing virus restrictions. Read full article: The Latest: Czech Republic relaxes more ...→

The Latest: Pope stresses continued combat of malaria

- Pope Francis stresses combating malaria must continue as world also fights COVID-19.... - Singapore deports British man who lied about travel history. Read full article: The Latest: Pope stresses continued comb...→

The Latest: Massachusetts becoming new virus hotspot

The Latest: Massachusetts becoming new virus hotspot

BOSTON — Massachusetts has become a hotspot of coronavirus infections, drawing the concern of federal officials and promises of aid from hard-hit New York.... [...] Read full article: The Latest: Massachusetts becoming new v...→

Pope dreams of post-virus world where inequalities abolished - Breitbart

Pope dreams of post-virus world where inequalities abolished - Breitbart

Pope Francis is urging the faithful to use the coronavirus pandemic’s “time of trial” to prepare for a collective future where Read full article: Pope dreams of post-virus world where in...→

Global Virus Updates: ‘New Normal’ Anything But as Countries Continue to Reopen

Global Virus Updates: ‘New Normal’ Anything But as Countries Continue to Reopen

Mask-wearing high school seniors in South Korea have had their temperature checked and rubbed their hands with sanitizer as they finally return to school, afte [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: ‘New Normal’ Anyth...→

'COVID Toes,' Other Rashes Latest Possible Rare Virus Signs

Skin doctors suddenly are looking at a lot of toes - whether by emailed picture or video visit - as concern grows that for some people, a sign of COVID-19 may [...] Read full article: 'COVID Toes,' Other Rashes Latest Possib...→

Pope Francis Prays for Teachers and Students During Service 

Pope Francis prayed for teachers and students across the world on Wednesday during a Mass in the Vatican.... The Pope offered up a service for people who have [...] Read full article: Pope Francis Prays for Teachers and Stud...→

The Latest: Protests against virus restrictions in Germany

- Arrests after protests against pandemic restrictions in Germany.... BERLIN - Police in Germany say dozens of people were detained at protests against the pan [...] Read full article: The Latest: Protests against virus restr...→

UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Virus in Poor Countries

UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Virus in Poor Countries

The United Nations is calling on governments, companies and billionaires to contribute to a $6.7 billion fund for fighting the coronavirus pandemic in vulnerab [...] Read full article: UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Vir...→

The Latest: Virus impact to force layoffs for Qatar Airways

- Struggles in India, Brazil, US show virus fight far from won.... - Qatar Airways to lay off workers due to the impact of the coronavirus on the aviation indu [...] Read full article: The Latest: Virus impact to force layoff...→

The Latest: Experts back Japan plan to extend virus measures

The Latest: Experts back Japan plan to extend virus measures

— Japan says experts back plan to extend state of emergency through May.... TOKYO — Japan says a panel of experts supports the government’s plan to extend the [...] Read full article: The Latest: Experts back Japan plan to e...→

The Latest: Robot staff greet Tokyo governor at virus hotel

- Virus worries for workers demanding rights on May Day.... - Japan to extend its state of emergency another month. Read full article: The Latest: Robot staff greet Tokyo gove...→

The Latest: Czechs go another day without virus death

- As economies stagger, pressures grow to ease virus lockdowns.... - Czech Republic goes another day without virus death. Read full article: The Latest: Czechs go another day withou...→

Bolsonaro's latest crisis threatens Brazil's virus response

As Brazil careens toward a full-blown public health emergency and economic meltdown, President Jair Bolsonaro has managed to add a third ingredient to the toxi [...] Read full article: Bolsonaro's latest crisis threatens Braz...→

The Latest: Turkey repatriates citizen with virus in Sweden

- After COVID-19: Anxious, wary first responders back on job... - Turkey repatriates citizen who allegedly failed to receive any treatment for the new coronavi [...] Read full article: The Latest: Turkey repatriates citizen w...→

The Latest: Japan adds 14 more countries to entry ban list

- New Zealand prepares to ease rules on strict lockdown.... - South Korea mulls reopening schools after 26th straight day under 100 new cases. Read full article: The Latest: Japan adds 14 more countries...→

Italy to Distribute Free Masks to Virus-stricken Nursing Homes

Italy to Distribute Free Masks to Virus-stricken Nursing Homes

ROME (AP) -- Italy will start distributing free protective masks to nursing homes, many of which have been devastated by coronavirus infections and deaths. Read full article: Italy to Distribute Free Masks to Virus-...→

The Latest: Germany to chart virus as restrictions ease

- Germany to monitor course of coronavirus as restrictions are relaxed.... - Death toll from coronavirus in Bangladesh passes 100 people. Read full article: The Latest: Germany to chart virus as re...→

The Latest: More than 1 million European cases of virus

- European Center for Disease Control finds more than 1 million confirmed coronavirus cases.... - British doctor protests outside Prime Minister's office over [...] Read full article: The Latest: More than 1 million European...→

The Latest: Probe suggests more virus deaths in Mexico City

- Probe suggests many more virus-related deaths in Mexico City than official count.... MEXICO CITY - A registry of death certificates in Mexico City suggests t [...] Read full article: The Latest: Probe suggests more virus de...→

The Latest: Mexico reports largest 1-day rise in virus cases

TACOMA, Wash. - Members of the Washington National Guard helped hand out about 200,000 pounds of potatoes Thursday that had been donated by farmers who were un [...] Read full article: The Latest: Mexico reports largest 1-day...→

China's EV manufacturers risk running out of road in virus-stricken times

New energy vehicle sales in China fell for a tenth straight month in April, plummeting 43 percent from a year earlier. Read full article: China's EV manufacturers risk running ou...→

The Latest: Fire hits Moscow hospital housing virus victims

The Latest: Fire hits Moscow hospital housing virus victims

MOSCOW — A fire at a Moscow hospital treating people infected by the new coronavirus killed one patient and forced the evacuation of about 200 others.... News [...] Read full article: The Latest: Fire hits Moscow hospital ho...→

The Latest: Merkel discusses pandemic with Pope Francis

BERLIN - Chancellor Angela Merkel’s office says the German leader has discussed the coronavirus pandemic with Pope Francis in a phone conversation.... Merkel s [...] Read full article: The Latest: Merkel discusses pandemic wi...→

Pope Says Virus Vaccine Must Be Shared Worldwide

Pope Says Virus Vaccine Must Be Shared Worldwide

Pope Francis called on Sunday for international scientific cooperation to discover a vaccine for the coronavirus and said any successful vaccine should be made [...] Read full article: Pope Says Virus Vaccine Must Be Shared W...→

Backlash Over Virus Shutdown Grows in N.Y. State: Latest Updates

Backlash Over Virus Shutdown Grows in N.Y. State: Latest Updates

In parts of the state that have only a few coronavirus cases, residents are losing patience. Read full article: Backlash Over Virus Shutdown Grows in N....→

The Latest: China reports increase of imported virus cases

The Latest: China reports increase of imported virus cases

BEIJING — China on Wednesday reported a jump in imported cases of coronavirus, but no new deaths from the disease it causes.... Out of 22 new cases, 21 were br [...] Read full article: The Latest: China reports increase of im...→

The Latest: Britain working on virus contact tracing app

- Britain working on virus contact tracing app.... - Slight uptick of Germany infections; deaths remain relatively low. Read full article: The Latest: Britain working on virus con...→

The Latest: Repair work at Notre Dame resumes amid virus

- Repair work at the Notre Dame Cathedral is being made virus-safe.... - Opposition group in Serbia calls for daily noisy protests. Read full article: The Latest: Repair work at Notre Dame re...→

The Latest: Over 1 million Australians download virus app

- More than 1 million Australians download coronavirus tracing app.... - Japan adds 14 more countries to entry ban list. Read full article: The Latest: Over 1 million Australians d...→

The Latest: Africa has 43% jump in reported virus cases

- AP Exclusive: VA medical facilities struggle to cope with coronavirus.... - Africa has 43% jump in reported COVID-19 cases in last week. Read full article: The Latest: Africa has 43% jump in repor...→

The Latest: Dutch watchdog reports hiccups with virus apps

- Dutch watchdog group reports problems evaluating coronavirus apps.... - Spanish authorities do damage control after a police official's comment about misinfo [...] Read full article: The Latest: Dutch watchdog reports hiccu...→

Pope Francis prays for healthcare workers assisting disabled patients

Pope Francis prays for healthcare workers assisting disabled patients

Pope Francis said on Saturday to a small audience at his Vatican morning mass that he was praying for health workers helping disabled COVID-19 patients.... He [...] Read full article: Pope Francis prays for healthcare worker...→

Virus-Stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt Back at Sea for Qualification Flights - Times of San Diego

The USS Theodore Roosevelt left Guam and operated at sea for the first time since it docked March 27 after a COVID-19 outbreak that infected over 1,000. Read full article: Virus-Stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt Ba...→

The Latest: Probe suggests more virus deaths in Mexico City

- Probe suggests many more virus-related deaths in Mexico City than official count.... MEXICO CITY - A registry of death certificates in Mexico City suggests t [...] Read full article: The Latest: Probe suggests more virus de...→

'COVID Toes,' Other Rashes Latest Possible Rare Virus Signs

Skin doctors suddenly are looking at a lot of toes - whether by emailed picture or video visit - as concern grows that for some people, a sign of COVID-19 may [...] Read full article: 'COVID Toes,' Other Rashes Latest Possib...→

The Latest: Japan government holds virus task force meeting

-Japan's government holding coronavirus task force meeting.... -Minnesota letting “stay-at-home” expire Monday; Wyoming allowing dining at restaurants and bars [...] Read full article: The Latest: Japan government holds virus...→

China's EV manufacturers risk running out of road in virus-stricken times

New energy vehicle sales in China fell for a tenth straight month in April, plummeting 43 percent from a year earlier. Read full article: China's EV manufacturers risk running ou...→

The Latest: Protests against virus restrictions in Germany

- Arrests after protests against pandemic restrictions in Germany.... BERLIN - Police in Germany say dozens of people were detained at protests against the pan [...] Read full article: The Latest: Protests against virus restr...→

The Latest: Pakistan lifts lockdown amid jump in virus cases

- Pakistan begins lifting weeks-long lockdown despite another big jump in virus cases... ISLAMABAD - Pakistan has begun lifting the weeks-long lockdown that wa [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pakistan lifts lockdown amid...→

The Latest: Merkel discusses pandemic with Pope Francis

BERLIN - Chancellor Angela Merkel’s office says the German leader has discussed the coronavirus pandemic with Pope Francis in a phone conversation.... Merkel s [...] Read full article: The Latest: Merkel discusses pandemic wi...→

The Latest: Virus impact to force layoffs for Qatar Airways

- Struggles in India, Brazil, US show virus fight far from won.... - Qatar Airways to lay off workers due to the impact of the coronavirus on the aviation indu [...] Read full article: The Latest: Virus impact to force layoff...→

Pope Says Virus Vaccine Must Be Shared Worldwide

Pope Says Virus Vaccine Must Be Shared Worldwide

Pope Francis called on Sunday for international scientific cooperation to discover a vaccine for the coronavirus and said any successful vaccine should be made [...] Read full article: Pope Says Virus Vaccine Must Be Shared W...→

The Latest: Robot staff greet Tokyo governor at virus hotel

- Virus worries for workers demanding rights on May Day.... - Japan to extend its state of emergency another month. Read full article: The Latest: Robot staff greet Tokyo gove...→

The Latest: Johnson: U.K. 'past the peak' in virus utbreak

- Prime Minister Johnson: U.K. “past the peak” and “on a downward slope” in coronavirus outbreak.... - Ethiopia prime minister: Suspend debts owed by poorest n [...] Read full article: The Latest: Johnson: U.K. 'past the peak...→

The Latest: China reports increase of imported virus cases

The Latest: China reports increase of imported virus cases

BEIJING — China on Wednesday reported a jump in imported cases of coronavirus, but no new deaths from the disease it causes.... Out of 22 new cases, 21 were br [...] Read full article: The Latest: China reports increase of im...→

Bolsonaro's latest crisis threatens Brazil's virus response

As Brazil careens toward a full-blown public health emergency and economic meltdown, President Jair Bolsonaro has managed to add a third ingredient to the toxi [...] Read full article: Bolsonaro's latest crisis threatens Braz...→

The Latest: Repair work at Notre Dame resumes amid virus

- Repair work at the Notre Dame Cathedral is being made virus-safe.... - Opposition group in Serbia calls for daily noisy protests. Read full article: The Latest: Repair work at Notre Dame re...→

The Latest: Japan adds 14 more countries to entry ban list

- New Zealand prepares to ease rules on strict lockdown.... - South Korea mulls reopening schools after 26th straight day under 100 new cases. Read full article: The Latest: Japan adds 14 more countries...→

The Latest: Pope stresses continued combat of malaria

- Pope Francis stresses combating malaria must continue as world also fights COVID-19.... - Singapore deports British man who lied about travel history. Read full article: The Latest: Pope stresses continued comb...→

The Latest: Africa has 43% jump in reported virus cases

- AP Exclusive: VA medical facilities struggle to cope with coronavirus.... - Africa has 43% jump in reported COVID-19 cases in last week. Read full article: The Latest: Africa has 43% jump in repor...→

The Latest: Germany to chart virus as restrictions ease

- Germany to monitor course of coronavirus as restrictions are relaxed.... - Death toll from coronavirus in Bangladesh passes 100 people. Read full article: The Latest: Germany to chart virus as re...→

Pope dreams of post-virus world where inequalities abolished - Breitbart

Pope dreams of post-virus world where inequalities abolished - Breitbart

Pope Francis is urging the faithful to use the coronavirus pandemic’s “time of trial” to prepare for a collective future where Read full article: Pope dreams of post-virus world where in...→

Pope Francis prays for healthcare workers assisting disabled patients

Pope Francis prays for healthcare workers assisting disabled patients

Pope Francis said on Saturday to a small audience at his Vatican morning mass that he was praying for health workers helping disabled COVID-19 patients.... He [...] Read full article: Pope Francis prays for healthcare worker...→

Global Virus Updates: ‘New Normal’ Anything But as Countries Continue to Reopen

Global Virus Updates: ‘New Normal’ Anything But as Countries Continue to Reopen

Mask-wearing high school seniors in South Korea have had their temperature checked and rubbed their hands with sanitizer as they finally return to school, afte [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: ‘New Normal’ Anyth...→

WHO bows to calls from countries for independent virus probe

WHO bows to calls from countries for independent virus probe

The World Health Organization bowed to calls Monday from most of its member states to launch an independent probe into how it managed the international respons [...] Read full article: WHO bows to calls from countries for ind...→

The Latest: Mexico reports largest 1-day rise in virus cases

TACOMA, Wash. - Members of the Washington National Guard helped hand out about 200,000 pounds of potatoes Thursday that had been donated by farmers who were un [...] Read full article: The Latest: Mexico reports largest 1-day...→

Pope Francis Prays for Teachers and Students During Service 

Pope Francis prayed for teachers and students across the world on Wednesday during a Mass in the Vatican.... The Pope offered up a service for people who have [...] Read full article: Pope Francis Prays for Teachers and Stud...→

The Latest: Public health expert warns virus not going away

- Public health expert warns coronavirus still has a long run.... - Head of Egypt’s Doctors’ Union calls for a full lockdown. Read full article: The Latest: Public health expert warns v...→

The Latest: Fire hits Moscow hospital housing virus victims

The Latest: Fire hits Moscow hospital housing virus victims

MOSCOW — A fire at a Moscow hospital treating people infected by the new coronavirus killed one patient and forced the evacuation of about 200 others.... News [...] Read full article: The Latest: Fire hits Moscow hospital ho...→

UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Virus in Poor Countries

UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Virus in Poor Countries

The United Nations is calling on governments, companies and billionaires to contribute to a $6.7 billion fund for fighting the coronavirus pandemic in vulnerab [...] Read full article: UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Vir...→

Countries weigh issuing

Countries weigh issuing "immunity passports" to former virus patients

To restart economies, countries weigh issuing "immunity passports" to recovered virus patients, certifying they're immune. But experts say that's unknown. Read full article: Countries weigh issuing "immunity passpo...→

The Latest: Experts back Japan plan to extend virus measures

The Latest: Experts back Japan plan to extend virus measures

— Japan says experts back plan to extend state of emergency through May.... TOKYO — Japan says a panel of experts supports the government’s plan to extend the [...] Read full article: The Latest: Experts back Japan plan to e...→

The Latest: Washington’s Yakima County hit hardest by virus

The Latest: Washington’s Yakima County hit hardest by virus

SPOKANE, Wash. — The highest rate of coronavirus cases on the U.S. West Coast is in Washington’s Yakima County, an agricultural giant that has more than double [...] Read full article: The Latest: Washington’s Yakima County h...→

Backlash Over Virus Shutdown Grows in N.Y. State: Latest Updates

Backlash Over Virus Shutdown Grows in N.Y. State: Latest Updates

In parts of the state that have only a few coronavirus cases, residents are losing patience. Read full article: Backlash Over Virus Shutdown Grows in N....→

The Latest: Czechs go another day without virus death

- As economies stagger, pressures grow to ease virus lockdowns.... - Czech Republic goes another day without virus death. Read full article: The Latest: Czechs go another day withou...→

The Latest: EU countries express concern over Venezuela

The Latest: EU countries express concern over Venezuela

UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. Security Council has taken no action after discussing the humanitarian situation in Venezuela behind closed doors, but its European U [...] Read full article: The Latest: EU countries express concern...→

The Latest: Britain working on virus contact tracing app

- Britain working on virus contact tracing app.... - Slight uptick of Germany infections; deaths remain relatively low. Read full article: The Latest: Britain working on virus con...→

The Latest: Turkey repatriates citizen with virus in Sweden

- After COVID-19: Anxious, wary first responders back on job... - Turkey repatriates citizen who allegedly failed to receive any treatment for the new coronavi [...] Read full article: The Latest: Turkey repatriates citizen w...→

The Latest: Czech Republic relaxes more virus restrictions

- Some countries and US states move to ease virus lockdowns.... - Czech Republic begins next phase of relaxing virus restrictions. Read full article: The Latest: Czech Republic relaxes more ...→

The Latest: Over 1 million Australians download virus app

- More than 1 million Australians download coronavirus tracing app.... - Japan adds 14 more countries to entry ban list. Read full article: The Latest: Over 1 million Australians d...→

Italy to Distribute Free Masks to Virus-stricken Nursing Homes

Italy to Distribute Free Masks to Virus-stricken Nursing Homes

ROME (AP) -- Italy will start distributing free protective masks to nursing homes, many of which have been devastated by coronavirus infections and deaths. Read full article: Italy to Distribute Free Masks to Virus-...→

The Latest: Massachusetts becoming new virus hotspot

The Latest: Massachusetts becoming new virus hotspot

BOSTON — Massachusetts has become a hotspot of coronavirus infections, drawing the concern of federal officials and promises of aid from hard-hit New York.... [...] Read full article: The Latest: Massachusetts becoming new v...→

The Latest: Dutch watchdog reports hiccups with virus apps

- Dutch watchdog group reports problems evaluating coronavirus apps.... - Spanish authorities do damage control after a police official's comment about misinfo [...] Read full article: The Latest: Dutch watchdog reports hiccu...→

The Latest: More than 1 million European cases of virus

- European Center for Disease Control finds more than 1 million confirmed coronavirus cases.... - British doctor protests outside Prime Minister's office over [...] Read full article: The Latest: More than 1 million European...→

Virus-Stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt Back at Sea for Qualification Flights - Times of San Diego

The USS Theodore Roosevelt left Guam and operated at sea for the first time since it docked March 27 after a COVID-19 outbreak that infected over 1,000. Read full article: Virus-Stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt Ba...→

Global Virus Updates: ‘New Normal’ Anything But as Countries Continue to Reopen

Global Virus Updates: ‘New Normal’ Anything But as Countries Continue to Reopen

Mask-wearing high school seniors in South Korea have had their temperature checked and rubbed their hands with sanitizer as they finally return to school, afte [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: ‘New Normal’ Anyth...→

The Latest: Probe suggests more virus deaths in Mexico City

- Probe suggests many more virus-related deaths in Mexico City than official count.... MEXICO CITY - A registry of death certificates in Mexico City suggests t [...] Read full article: The Latest: Probe suggests more virus de...→

WHO bows to calls from countries for independent virus probe

WHO bows to calls from countries for independent virus probe

The World Health Organization bowed to calls Monday from most of its member states to launch an independent probe into how it managed the international respons [...] Read full article: WHO bows to calls from countries for ind...→

'COVID Toes,' Other Rashes Latest Possible Rare Virus Signs

Skin doctors suddenly are looking at a lot of toes - whether by emailed picture or video visit - as concern grows that for some people, a sign of COVID-19 may [...] Read full article: 'COVID Toes,' Other Rashes Latest Possib...→

The Latest: Mexico reports largest 1-day rise in virus cases

TACOMA, Wash. - Members of the Washington National Guard helped hand out about 200,000 pounds of potatoes Thursday that had been donated by farmers who were un [...] Read full article: The Latest: Mexico reports largest 1-day...→

The Latest: Japan government holds virus task force meeting

-Japan's government holding coronavirus task force meeting.... -Minnesota letting “stay-at-home” expire Monday; Wyoming allowing dining at restaurants and bars [...] Read full article: The Latest: Japan government holds virus...→

Pope Francis Prays for Teachers and Students During Service 

Pope Francis prayed for teachers and students across the world on Wednesday during a Mass in the Vatican.... The Pope offered up a service for people who have [...] Read full article: Pope Francis Prays for Teachers and Stud...→

China's EV manufacturers risk running out of road in virus-stricken times

New energy vehicle sales in China fell for a tenth straight month in April, plummeting 43 percent from a year earlier. Read full article: China's EV manufacturers risk running ou...→

The Latest: Public health expert warns virus not going away

- Public health expert warns coronavirus still has a long run.... - Head of Egypt’s Doctors’ Union calls for a full lockdown. Read full article: The Latest: Public health expert warns v...→

The Latest: Protests against virus restrictions in Germany

- Arrests after protests against pandemic restrictions in Germany.... BERLIN - Police in Germany say dozens of people were detained at protests against the pan [...] Read full article: The Latest: Protests against virus restr...→

The Latest: Fire hits Moscow hospital housing virus victims

The Latest: Fire hits Moscow hospital housing virus victims

MOSCOW — A fire at a Moscow hospital treating people infected by the new coronavirus killed one patient and forced the evacuation of about 200 others.... News [...] Read full article: The Latest: Fire hits Moscow hospital ho...→

The Latest: Pakistan lifts lockdown amid jump in virus cases

- Pakistan begins lifting weeks-long lockdown despite another big jump in virus cases... ISLAMABAD - Pakistan has begun lifting the weeks-long lockdown that wa [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pakistan lifts lockdown amid...→

UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Virus in Poor Countries

UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Virus in Poor Countries

The United Nations is calling on governments, companies and billionaires to contribute to a $6.7 billion fund for fighting the coronavirus pandemic in vulnerab [...] Read full article: UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Vir...→

The Latest: Merkel discusses pandemic with Pope Francis

BERLIN - Chancellor Angela Merkel’s office says the German leader has discussed the coronavirus pandemic with Pope Francis in a phone conversation.... Merkel s [...] Read full article: The Latest: Merkel discusses pandemic wi...→

Countries weigh issuing

Countries weigh issuing "immunity passports" to former virus patients

To restart economies, countries weigh issuing "immunity passports" to recovered virus patients, certifying they're immune. But experts say that's unknown. Read full article: Countries weigh issuing "immunity passpo...→

The Latest: Virus impact to force layoffs for Qatar Airways

- Struggles in India, Brazil, US show virus fight far from won.... - Qatar Airways to lay off workers due to the impact of the coronavirus on the aviation indu [...] Read full article: The Latest: Virus impact to force layoff...→

The Latest: Experts back Japan plan to extend virus measures

The Latest: Experts back Japan plan to extend virus measures

— Japan says experts back plan to extend state of emergency through May.... TOKYO — Japan says a panel of experts supports the government’s plan to extend the [...] Read full article: The Latest: Experts back Japan plan to e...→

Pope Says Virus Vaccine Must Be Shared Worldwide

Pope Says Virus Vaccine Must Be Shared Worldwide

Pope Francis called on Sunday for international scientific cooperation to discover a vaccine for the coronavirus and said any successful vaccine should be made [...] Read full article: Pope Says Virus Vaccine Must Be Shared W...→

The Latest: Washington’s Yakima County hit hardest by virus

The Latest: Washington’s Yakima County hit hardest by virus

SPOKANE, Wash. — The highest rate of coronavirus cases on the U.S. West Coast is in Washington’s Yakima County, an agricultural giant that has more than double [...] Read full article: The Latest: Washington’s Yakima County h...→

The Latest: Robot staff greet Tokyo governor at virus hotel

- Virus worries for workers demanding rights on May Day.... - Japan to extend its state of emergency another month. Read full article: The Latest: Robot staff greet Tokyo gove...→

Backlash Over Virus Shutdown Grows in N.Y. State: Latest Updates

Backlash Over Virus Shutdown Grows in N.Y. State: Latest Updates

In parts of the state that have only a few coronavirus cases, residents are losing patience. Read full article: Backlash Over Virus Shutdown Grows in N....→

The Latest: Johnson: U.K. 'past the peak' in virus utbreak

- Prime Minister Johnson: U.K. “past the peak” and “on a downward slope” in coronavirus outbreak.... - Ethiopia prime minister: Suspend debts owed by poorest n [...] Read full article: The Latest: Johnson: U.K. 'past the peak...→

The Latest: Czechs go another day without virus death

- As economies stagger, pressures grow to ease virus lockdowns.... - Czech Republic goes another day without virus death. Read full article: The Latest: Czechs go another day withou...→

The Latest: China reports increase of imported virus cases

The Latest: China reports increase of imported virus cases

BEIJING — China on Wednesday reported a jump in imported cases of coronavirus, but no new deaths from the disease it causes.... Out of 22 new cases, 21 were br [...] Read full article: The Latest: China reports increase of im...→

The Latest: EU countries express concern over Venezuela

The Latest: EU countries express concern over Venezuela

UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. Security Council has taken no action after discussing the humanitarian situation in Venezuela behind closed doors, but its European U [...] Read full article: The Latest: EU countries express concern...→

Bolsonaro's latest crisis threatens Brazil's virus response

As Brazil careens toward a full-blown public health emergency and economic meltdown, President Jair Bolsonaro has managed to add a third ingredient to the toxi [...] Read full article: Bolsonaro's latest crisis threatens Braz...→

The Latest: Britain working on virus contact tracing app

- Britain working on virus contact tracing app.... - Slight uptick of Germany infections; deaths remain relatively low. Read full article: The Latest: Britain working on virus con...→

The Latest: Turkey repatriates citizen with virus in Sweden

- After COVID-19: Anxious, wary first responders back on job... - Turkey repatriates citizen who allegedly failed to receive any treatment for the new coronavi [...] Read full article: The Latest: Turkey repatriates citizen w...→

The Latest: Repair work at Notre Dame resumes amid virus

- Repair work at the Notre Dame Cathedral is being made virus-safe.... - Opposition group in Serbia calls for daily noisy protests. Read full article: The Latest: Repair work at Notre Dame re...→

The Latest: Czech Republic relaxes more virus restrictions

- Some countries and US states move to ease virus lockdowns.... - Czech Republic begins next phase of relaxing virus restrictions. Read full article: The Latest: Czech Republic relaxes more ...→

The Latest: Japan adds 14 more countries to entry ban list

- New Zealand prepares to ease rules on strict lockdown.... - South Korea mulls reopening schools after 26th straight day under 100 new cases. Read full article: The Latest: Japan adds 14 more countries...→

The Latest: Over 1 million Australians download virus app

- More than 1 million Australians download coronavirus tracing app.... - Japan adds 14 more countries to entry ban list. Read full article: The Latest: Over 1 million Australians d...→

The Latest: Pope stresses continued combat of malaria

- Pope Francis stresses combating malaria must continue as world also fights COVID-19.... - Singapore deports British man who lied about travel history. Read full article: The Latest: Pope stresses continued comb...→

Italy to Distribute Free Masks to Virus-stricken Nursing Homes

Italy to Distribute Free Masks to Virus-stricken Nursing Homes

ROME (AP) -- Italy will start distributing free protective masks to nursing homes, many of which have been devastated by coronavirus infections and deaths. Read full article: Italy to Distribute Free Masks to Virus-...→

The Latest: Africa has 43% jump in reported virus cases

- AP Exclusive: VA medical facilities struggle to cope with coronavirus.... - Africa has 43% jump in reported COVID-19 cases in last week. Read full article: The Latest: Africa has 43% jump in repor...→

The Latest: Massachusetts becoming new virus hotspot

The Latest: Massachusetts becoming new virus hotspot

BOSTON — Massachusetts has become a hotspot of coronavirus infections, drawing the concern of federal officials and promises of aid from hard-hit New York.... [...] Read full article: The Latest: Massachusetts becoming new v...→

The Latest: Germany to chart virus as restrictions ease

- Germany to monitor course of coronavirus as restrictions are relaxed.... - Death toll from coronavirus in Bangladesh passes 100 people. Read full article: The Latest: Germany to chart virus as re...→

The Latest: Dutch watchdog reports hiccups with virus apps

- Dutch watchdog group reports problems evaluating coronavirus apps.... - Spanish authorities do damage control after a police official's comment about misinfo [...] Read full article: The Latest: Dutch watchdog reports hiccu...→

Pope dreams of post-virus world where inequalities abolished - Breitbart

Pope dreams of post-virus world where inequalities abolished - Breitbart

Pope Francis is urging the faithful to use the coronavirus pandemic’s “time of trial” to prepare for a collective future where Read full article: Pope dreams of post-virus world where in...→

The Latest: More than 1 million European cases of virus

- European Center for Disease Control finds more than 1 million confirmed coronavirus cases.... - British doctor protests outside Prime Minister's office over [...] Read full article: The Latest: More than 1 million European...→

Pope Francis prays for healthcare workers assisting disabled patients

Pope Francis prays for healthcare workers assisting disabled patients

Pope Francis said on Saturday to a small audience at his Vatican morning mass that he was praying for health workers helping disabled COVID-19 patients.... He [...] Read full article: Pope Francis prays for healthcare worker...→