Latest figures on China's coronavirus outbreak

Update: 2020-02-28 9:10 No. Country/Area Cases Deaths 1 Taiwan 32 1 2 China 78,499 2,747 3 Hong Kong 92 ...

Trump defends $2.5B coronavirus request; Dems say it's low

NEW DELHI (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday that the urgent $2.5 billion plan for coronavirus he sent to lawmakers will prepare the nation in case of an outbreak in the U.S. and help other na...

US considers expelling Chinese reporters in retaliation for ban of WSJ journalists

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. government is strongly considering expelling hundreds of Chinese journalists from the country in retaliation for Beijing's ban on three Wall Street Journal (W...

Business Highlights

___ Morgan Stanley to buy E-Trade for $13 billion NEW YORK (AP) — Morgan Stanley is buying E-Trade Financial for $13 billion in stock. The deal announced Thursday c...

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Today in History Today is Thursday, Feb. 13, the 44th day of 2020. There are 322 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 13, ...

Barr agrees to testify as Democrats question his leadership

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr has agreed to testify before the House Judiciary Committee next month, appearing for the first time before the panel as questions swirl about whether he...

Vice President-elect William Lai’s US solo trip drives Taiwan forward

Vice President-elect William Lai became a hot property during his stay in the United States in February. He visited the country in the capacity of a private citizen, but was invited by Ambassador at L...

President Trump makes pick for next ambassador to Canada

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has tapped a retired North Carolina physician to be the next U.S. ambassador to Canada. Dr. Aldona Wos was nominated Tuesday to fill the role...

Venezuela opposition leader Guaidó returns home after tour

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó appeared to have breezed through security at an airport near Caracas on Tuesday, returning home without incident from a risky interna...

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó has returned home after White House visit aimed at ousting President Maduro

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó has returned home after White House visit aimed at ousting President Maduro.

Warren betting that getting personal can help her rebound

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Elizabeth Warren still “has a plan” for everything. She’s just trying to put a more personal face on them. Being a proud policy nerd helped catapult the Massa...

Opposition backers in Venezuela ask what's next for Guaidó

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Few places in Venezuela have a higher concentration of backers for opposition leader Juan Guaidó than the campus of the Central University of Venezuela, a hotbed of anti-gove...

Trump looks to 'shake up the Dems' with New Hampshire rally

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — President Donald Trump was looking to get under Democrats' skin Monday with a rally in New Hampshire on the eve of the state's first-in-the-nation primaries. He also aimed to p...

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Today in History Today is Monday, Feb. 10, the 41st day of 2020. There are 325 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 10, 19...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, Feb. 9, the 40th day of 2020. There are 326 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 9, 1943...