Published: Feb 18, 2022
New COVID-19 infections across the Americas region fell by 31 percent in the past week, marking a sixth successive week of declines, but deaths are still on the rise, up 5.6 percent, according to a report.
Published: Dec 03, 2021
While the U.S. braces for the unknown of omicron, which has now been detected in Minnesota, St. Cloud Hospital in the central part of the state is still deep in battle with the delta variant of the coronavirus.
Published: Nov 25, 2021
Global health leaders are urging caution as the holiday season gets underway, pointing to a 23% spike in coronavirus cases across the Americas in the past week, a surge that follows spikes in Europe - which officials warn could be a "window into the future for the Americas."
Published: Sep 19, 2021
KABUL, Afghanistan - By the time the American apology arrived, the lives of the Ahmadi family were already upended. And being falsely accused by the U.S. military of ties to the Islamic State was not the worst part of the ordeal.
Published: Aug 26, 2021
After the murder of George Floyd ignited nationwide protests, corporate America acknowledged it could no longer stay silent and promised to take an active role in confronting systemic racism.
Published: May 04, 2021
A U.S. bankruptcy administrator asked a federal judge on Monday to dismiss the National Rifle Associations efforts to declare bankruptcy or appoint a trustee or examiner to oversee the gun rights organization - a setback for the group at the close of a federal court hearing to consider its petition.
Published: Apr 30, 2021
Members of the pro-democracy movement on Friday handed in a letter at the US Embassy in Bangkok to seek support from Washington for their fellow protesters in jail, especially Parit “Penguin” Chiwarak and Panusaya “Rung” Sithijirawattanakul, who have gone on hunger strike.
Published: Apr 20, 2021
WASHINGTON - The morning that President Joe Biden introduced his jobs and infrastructure plan, senior White House officials briefed Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon, Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan, and four other chief executives of the countrys biggest banks about the measure.
Published: Nov 19, 2020
Most everybody in town knows that Gladys Maull has been battered this year: Her father, her sister, an aunt, a great-aunt, all dead from covid-19. Maull keeps a sign on her front door: "Please do not come in my house due to covid-19. Thank you."