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Hello and welcome: Robot waiters to the rescue amid virus

May 29, 2020

RENESSE, Netherlands (AP) — You can always count on a robot for perfect timing. more »»

AP Explains: What's behind latest India-China border tension

May 29, 2020

NEW DELHI (AP) — Tensions along the China-India border high in the Himalayas have flared again in recent week. more »»

New Zealand near eradication, but virus has grim global hold

May 29, 2020

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand on Friday had all but eradicated the coronavirus from its shores with just one person in the nation of 5 million known to be still infected, but... more »»

Asia Today: Duterte easing lockdown in Philippine capital

May 29, 2020

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is relaxing a lockdown in the capital, the country’s epicenter of coronavirus infections, in a tightrope move as the economy weaken... more »»

Rising US job losses stir fears of lasting economic damage

May 29, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — The coronavirus crisis threw at least 2. more »»

US charges North Koreans in $2.5B sanctions-busting scheme

May 29, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department has accused a network of North Korean and Chinese citizens of secretly advancing North Korea’s nuclear weapons program by channeling at least $2. more »»

AP PHOTOS: Brazil drive-in, a welcome escape from pandemic

May 28, 2020

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — As daylight drained from the sky in Brazil’s capital, dozens of cars formed a line, all filled with passengers set to indulge in one of the few diversions allowed in the... more »»

In lockdown easing, UK's Johnson says groups of 6 can meet

May 28, 2020

LONDON (AP) — Up to six people from different households will be allowed to meet outdoors next week as part of another modest easing of the coronavirus lockdown in England, U.K. more »»

Failed Maduro coup leader flew on pro-govt magnate's plane

May 28, 2020

MIAMI (AP) — It was mid-January and Jordan Goudreau was itching to get going on a secret plan to raid Venezuela and arrest President Nicolás Maduro when the former special forces commando flew to... more »»

Job losses continue to mount in US despite reopenings

May 28, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — The coronavirus crisis threw at least 2. more »»

Failed Maduro coup leader flew on pro-govt magnate's plane

May 28, 2020

MIAMI (AP) — It was mid-January and Jordan Goudreau was itching to get going on a secret plan to raid Venezuela and arrest President Nicolás Maduro when the former special forces commando flew to... more »»

EU renews Syria sanctions with conflict in its 10th year

May 28, 2020

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is prolonging for another year its sanctions against Syrian President Bashar Assad and other top political officials, military officers and business people over... more »»

French way of life to resume with restaurants reopening

May 28, 2020

PARIS (AP) — The French way of life is set to largely resume next week, with most virus-related restrictions easing as the country prepares for the summer holiday season amid the pandemic. more »»

Regional court orders Panama to protect migrants' health

May 28, 2020

PANAMA CITY (AP) — A regional human rights court has ordered Panama’s government to immediately provide medical care and more sanitary conditions for some 2,000 migrants detained near the... more »»

US layoffs climb to 41 million, despite business reopenings

May 28, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — An estimated 2. more »»

UK will extend HK visa rights if China pursues security law

May 28, 2020

LONDON (AP) — The British government said Thursday that it will grant hundreds of thousands of Hong Kong residents greater visa rights if China doesn’t scrap a planned new security law for the... more »»

Chinese lawmakers endorse Hong Kong national security law

May 28, 2020

BEIJING (AP) — China’s legislature endorsed a national security law for Hong Kong on Thursday that has strained relations with the United States and Britain and prompted new protests in the... more »»

China moves to quell Hong Kong protests with security law

May 28, 2020

HONG KONG (AP) — China officially ratified a plan Thursday to write a national security law for Hong Kong that exerts Beijing's broader, new control over the semi-autonomous territory in a bid to... more »»

UK police say Johnson aide made 'minor' lockdown rule breach

May 28, 2020

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will be hoping a near week-long furor over his adviser's travels during the coronavirus lockdown will peter out, following news Thursday that... more »»

Germany confronts Russian ambassador over cyberattack

May 28, 2020

BERLIN (AP) — Germany said Thursday it is seeking EU sanctions against a Russian man over his alleged role in the hacking of the German parliament at a time when evidence shows he was working for... more »»

 
 
 

 

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