Germany flies in seasonal farm workers amid virus…

Two planeloads of Eastern European farm workers have arrived in Germany amid strict precautions to protect the seasonal laborers and the country from the new coronavirus

BTS fans keep their passion alive amid coronavirus

Fans of K-pop superstars BTS are still finding ways to celebrate the group's recent comeback despite concert cancellations due to the global coronavirus outbreak. Gloria Tso reports.

Boris Johnson Leaves the ICU

Good news out of Britain on Boris Johnson: The prime minister has been moved out of the ICU as he recovers from the coronavirus, reports the Guardian . However, the 55-year-old remains in St. Thomas Hospital in London. "He has been moved this evening from intensive care back to the ward,...

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson Released From…

The prime minister was transferred to another hospital ward Thursday evening.

Oil-producing nations seek global deal to…

Oil-producing countries including those of the OPEC cartel and Russia are trying to strike a global deal to pump less crude

Bernie Sanders talks about ''unprecedented' crises

Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders spoke to Americans in a livestreamed address after presidential primaries in Florida, Arizona and Illinois on Tuesday (March 17).

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From Overseas, a Big Question Mark on the Virus

Data out of South Korea has put a question mark on the supposed immunity afforded patients who've recovered from the coronavirus. According to South Korea's Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 51 recovered patients returned positive tests within days of leaving quarantine in the city of Daegu—"the epicenter of...

Keir Starmer Elected U.K. Labour Party's New…

Keir Starmer won more than 55% of the vote in the first round.

Half billion more people face poverty due to…

A report by aid group Oxfam says that around half a billion people could be pushed into poverty as a result of the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic unless richer countries help them

NFL star Tom Brady expected to sign with Tampa Bay

New England Patriots star quarterback and six-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady is set to move to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Gloria Tso reports.

UK Official: 'Things Are Getting Better' for…

Boris Johnson is still in intensive care in London after being infected with the coronavirus, but signs are pointing toward him slowly getting better. The UK prime minister, who spent his third night in the ICU at St. Thomas' Hospital, is "stable" and "improving," Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden told the...

French Authorities Charge Man In Knife Attack…

The unnamed suspect killed two people and wounded five others at a shopping mall in the southeastern town of Romans-sur-Isére on Saturday.

UK's Johnson out of intensive care as his…

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved out of intensive care where he was being treated for the new coronavirus, as his government told Britons to prepare for several more weeks in lockdown

Joe Biden calls for unity amid coronavirus…

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks about the coronavirus outbreak and how the U.S. is responding.

Charles, Camilla Celebrate 15 Years by Releasing…

Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, celebrate their 15th wedding anniversary Thursday, and to mark the occasion, they've released a new photo of them and their dogs. At Town and Country , Chloe Foussianes notes that while the picture is "sweet," it also raises many questions. Why is there a...

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U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson Is In Stable…

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said the PM is "receiving standard oxygen treatment and breathing without any assistance."

Lockdowns mean millions of women can't reach…

Lockdowns imposed to curb the coronavirus’ spread have put millions of women in Africa, Latin America and elsewhere out of reach of birth control and other sexual and reproductive health needs

Penguins tour their empty Chicago aquarium

Without guests in the building, caretakers at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium are getting creative in how they provide enrichment to animals, resulting in a field trip for some of the penguins there on Sunday (March 15).

Have $1,600 for a Tree? France Is Calling

Marie Antoinette's reign ended badly—the queen of France was guillotined for treason in 1793—but her taste in gardening lives on, the New York Times reports. A private garden designed to her liking is being rebuilt at Versailles, and after years of debate, caretakers have decided her taste will...

Irish Prime Minister Returns To Medicine To Help…

Prime Minister Varadkar's office said he will work one shift a week and will help ​assess suspected COVID-19 patients over the phone.

No social distancing in space: New crew greeted…

Three astronauts have arrived at the International Space Station, after departing the virus-plagued planet

Prepare to shelter in place: NYC mayor

With the number of reported U.S. cases of the coronavirus surging past 5,200 and deaths approaching 100, millions of Americans hunkered down in their homes, as New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio told residents to be prepared for a 'shelter in place' order.

Exodus From Wuhan Begins

For the first time in 11 weeks, people are being allowed to leave the city where the coronavirus pandemic began —and tens of thousands of them rushed to so on Wednesday. Authorities in Wuhan say some 55,000 people left the city by train Wednesday after the lockdown was lifted,...

Japan's Prime Minister Declares State Of…

The month-long order applies to seven prefectures, including Tokyo and Osaka.

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Fire at Moscow retirement home kills 4, leaves 16…

A fire in a retirement home in Moscow has killed four people and injured 16 others but emergency officials say firefighters managed to rescue 50 people from the burning building

Wall Street rebounds from Monday's sell-off

The Dow soared more than 1000 points, and the S&P 500 tacked on 6% Tuesday, a day after the steepest decline since the 1987 crash. As Fred Katayama reports, the Fed took several steps to boost liquidity.

Doctor Called for Vaccine Trial in Africa. Now He…

A French doctor says he's sorry for suggesting Africa should be home to a trial for a coronavirus vaccine in televised comments viewed as racist. Jean-Paul Mira, the head of intensive care at Paris' Cochin Hospital, was discussing a vaccine trial in Europe and Australia during a debate on TV...