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China building a hospital to treat virus, expands lockdowns

January 24, 2020

BEIJING (AP) — China is swiftly building a hospital dedicated to treating patients infected with a new virus that has killed 26 people, sickened hundreds and prompted unprecedented lockdowns of... more »»

Some see end to caravans as Mexican guardsmen stop migrants

January 24, 2020

FRONTERA HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) — From the roadside stand where his family sells mole, barbecue and chicken stew, Miguel Ángel Vázquez has seen all the caravans of Central American migrants and... more »»

N Korea names sharp-tongued army figure as foreign minister

January 24, 2020

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has named a sharp-tongued former army officer with little foreign policy experience as its top diplomat, in a possible indication it will take a harder line... more »»

Those trapped in China virus lockdown expect lonely holiday

January 24, 2020

BEIJING (AP) — Bai Xue had planned a road trip through China's lush eastern coast to ring in the Lunar New Year, usually a time of lively family reunions and abundant feast. more »»

For hippo Fiona's 3rd birthday, zoo seeks aid for Australia

January 24, 2020

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Zoo is using the third birthday of its beloved hippo, born premature, as a way to raise money for Australian wildlife affected by the recent bushfires. more »»

Puerto Ricans protest in anger over unused emergency aid

January 24, 2020

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hundreds of people joined a protest Thursday organized by Puerto Rican singer René Pérez of Calle 13 fame in a demonstration reminiscent of those that ousted the... more »»

Mexican guardsmen break up migrant caravan along highway

January 24, 2020

FRONTERA HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) — Eight hundred Central American migrants were rounded up and hauled onto buses by Mexican national guardsmen and immigration agents after crossing into the country... more »»

China confirms 1st death outside epicenter of viral outbreak

January 24, 2020

BEIJING (AP) — China's National Health Commission says the number of cases of a new respiratory virus has risen to 830 with 25 deaths. more »»

Spain-Venezuela encounter by tarmac unleashes speculation

January 23, 2020

MADRID (AP) — A secretive meeting this week by the tarmac of Madrid's international airport between two prominent officials from Spain and Venezuela triggered a political storm on Thursday, with... more »»

Mexico's tough response to migrants doesn't stir outcry

January 23, 2020

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The hundreds of Central American migrants walking north in southern Mexico have received steady media coverage in Mexico, but with sky-high murders, a stagnant economy and... more »»

Questions linger over investigation into Jeff Bezos' hacking

January 23, 2020

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Cybersecurity experts said Thursday there were still many unanswered questions from an investigation commissioned by Jeff Bezos that concluded the billionaire's... more »»

Mexican guardsmen break up migrant caravan along highway

January 23, 2020

FRONTERA HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) — Hundreds of Central American migrants were hauled onto buses by Mexican national guardsmen and immigration agents after crossing into the country early Thursday an... more »»

The Latest: Soros unveils $1B university plan, blasts Trump

January 23, 2020

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland (all times local):

10:15 p.m. more »»

Migrant caravan crosses into Mexico, stops short of troops

January 23, 2020

FRONTERA HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) — Hundreds of Central American migrants crossed the river into Mexico from Guatemala Thursday after a dayslong standoff with security forces and walked along a... more »»

Polish parliament OKs law allowing gov't to punish judges

January 23, 2020

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's lawmakers gave their final approval Thursday to legislation that will allow politicians to fire judges who criticize their decisions, a change that European legal... more »»

US general says troop surge in Middle East may not end soon

January 23, 2020

ABOARD THE USS BATAAN (AP) — Over the past eight months, the United States has poured more than 20,000 additional troops into the Middle East to counter the escalating threat from Iran that peake... more »»

UN agency: China virus 'too early' for emergency declaration

January 23, 2020

LONDON (AP) — A viral illness in China that has sickened hundreds of people and prompted Chinese authorities to effectively shut down at least three cities is not yet a global health emergency,... more »»

Islamic leaders make 'groundbreaking' visit to Auschwitz

January 23, 2020

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Muslim religious leaders joined members of a U.S. more »»

Leaders vow to learn from Holocaust, offer competing lessons

January 23, 2020

JERUSALEM (AP) — Speaker by speaker, world leaders on Thursday denounced the rising threat of anti-Semitism and vowed never to forget the lessons of the Holocaust at a solemn ceremony in Jerusale... more »»

The Latest: WHO says China virus not global health emergency

January 23, 2020

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the outbreak of the new coronavirus in China (all times local):

6:20 p.m. more »»

 
 
 

 

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