What you need to know about COVID-19: More than 97,000 kids tested positive for virus in last 2 weeks of July

What you need to know about COVID-19: More than 97,000 kids tested positive for virus in last 2 weeks of July

  |   WGAL

The report, published by the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children's Hospital Association, said in the last two weeks of July, there was a 40% increase in child cases...
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Lionel Messi Is Bayern Munich's Champions League Nightmare For FC Barcelona Quarter-Final Clash

1 minute ago   |   Forbes

Lionel Messi was in fine form against Napoli at the weekend and on Friday, he will hope to be Bayern Munich's nightmare once more in the Champions League when they meet FC...
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The Verdict On Trump Trade Policy, Part 2: Challenging China

1 minute ago   |   Forbes

The Trump administration appears to have made less progress than previous administrations in changing Chinese behavior, and at substantially greater cost. By its own preferred...
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How reborn pharma giant AstraZeneca is taking the lead against COVID-19

How reborn pharma giant AstraZeneca is taking the lead against COVID-19

1 minute ago   |   Fortune

On a Wednesday morning in late June, Junior Mhlongo arrived at the Chris Hani Baragwanath hospital in Soweto, the predominantly Black township outside Johannesburg, South...
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France helping Mauritius over MV Wakashio oil spill accident

1 minute ago   |   National Post

PARIS - France is sending a military plane and a naval boat to Mauritius to help the government deal with the oil spill caused by the MV Wakashio accident, said the French...
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Lebanon justice minister resigns, citing Beirut port blast

1 minute ago   |   National Post

BEIRUT - Lebanese Justice Minister Marie
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U.N. rights office concerned about Jimmy Lai arrest, seeks review

1 minute ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

GENEVA - The U.N. human rights office voiced deep concern on Monday at the arrest of Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai and others under the new security law and urged...
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Bombing in Pakistani town near Afghan border kills 5

2 minutes ago   |   ABC News

Pakistani officials say a bomb targeting a anti-drug force tore through a busy market in southwestern Pakistan near the Afghan border, killing five people and wounding 10 others
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2020 Watch: How will Joe Biden handle the spotlight?

4 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

NEW YORK - Presidential politics move fast. What we're watching heading into a new week on the 2020 campaign: Days to general election: 85 Days to first state offering early...
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Got something to say to Andy Warhol? She's listening

Got something to say to Andy Warhol? She's listening

8 minutes ago   |   Post Gazette

An artist and filmmaker creates a new scrapbook of images and mementos left at Andy Warhol's grave titled “Andy, Can You Hear Us?”
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Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of...

Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of mask mandates

The Ohio governor's positive, then negative, tests for COVID-19 have provided fuel for skeptics of government pandemic mandates. Read more ...

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Hundreds of frustrated voters were turned away from centers across Puerto Rico that never received ballots. Read more ...

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

An Israeli jewelry company is working on what it says will be the world's most expensive coronavirus mask, a gold, diamond-encrusted face covering with a price tag of $1.5 million. Read more ...

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

A group of researchers at Duke University created a simple technique to analyze the effectiveness of various types of masks, which have become a critical component in stopping... Read more ...

Poland urges EU to hold extraordinary summit on Belarus after Minsk clashes

Poland urges EU to hold extraordinary summit on Belarus after Minsk clashes

Poland on Monday called for an emergency European Union summit on the situation in Belarus after night clashes in Minsk following a presidential election in the country. “The... Read more ...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai detained, his Apple Daily offices searched

Billionaire media tycoon and Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai has been arrested on suspicion of “collusion with foreign powers.” Police also searched the offices of his Apple... Read more ...

Trump mocks NYT for ‘fake news' claim he wants his face on Mt. Rushmore, but...

Trump mocks NYT for ‘fake news' claim he wants his face on Mt. Rushmore, but says it ‘sounds like a good idea'

Donald Trump has denied a New York Times report suggesting that he inquired about updating Mount Rushmore to include his own face, but noted, perhaps jokingly, that he was open... Read more ...

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell broke his back Saturday while testing his new electric bicycle at his home in California, according to a spokesperson. Read more ...

States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

A plan from President Donald Trump to extend additional unemployment benefits requires states to provide 25% of the funds, and it's unclear whether states have the money or the... Read more ...

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

TORONTO - Joonas Korpisalo stopped 33 shots and the Columbus Blue Jackets advanced to the first round of the NHL playoffs with a 3-0 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in a... Read more ...