Wuhan coronavirus in the US: Map, case counts and news

White House: States need to better calibrate supply requests The White House said Monday that some states are requesting far more medical supplies than they need to fight the coronavirus pandemic, ...

AP PHOTOS: Virus haunts the destitute living on the margins

In a housing complex in the Moroccan city of Sale, over 900 people live in crowded rooms without running water or an income to support them. While the North African country entered total lockdown in m...

AP Was There: Snead tops Hogan in playoff to win '54 Masters

A survey of 15 golf writers voted on the top five Masters in history. They are being republished this week because the Masters has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The 1954 Masters was ...

Asian shares rise, echoing Wall St optimism on virus battle

Asian shares rose Tuesday (April 7), echoing the rally on Wall Street, amid a few glimmers of hope that the coronavirus pandemic could be slowing. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 gained 1.3% to ...

The Latest: New Zealand official demoted for lockdown breach

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause m...

165 VIPs urge 20 economic powers for billions for COVID-19

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Many former global leaders and other VIPs urged the world’s 20 major industrialized nations to approve $8 billion in emergency funding to speed the search for a vaccine, cure and...

Lives Lost: A mismatched pair's love story ends with virus

He was a by-the-book, buttoned-up conservative whose opinions could be quick and blunt. She was a free-thinking, authority-snubbing liberal who would draw stories out in meandering conversation. ...

British virus crisis deepens, while New York sees positives

NEW YORK (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson remained in intensive care Tuesday for treatment of his coronavirus illness, while authorities in New York hoped that a leveling off of deaths and ...

Modeling coronavirus: 'Uncertainty is the only certainty'

SEATTLE (AP) — A statistical model cited by the White House generated a slightly less grim figure Monday for a first wave of deaths from the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S. — a projection designed to...

Taiwanese president shares nation's coronavirus response tactics in virtual meeting

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Monday (April 6) received foreign guests online for the first time since the global pandemic and discussed with them the nation'...

AP sources: MLB, union discuss playing all games in Arizona

NEW YORK (AP) — Putting all 30 teams in the Phoenix area and playing in empty ballparks was among the ideas discussed Monday by Major League Baseball and the players’ association. Th...

White House: States need to better calibrate supply requests

The White House said Monday that some states are requesting far more medical supplies than they need to fight the coronavirus pandemic, pushing back against criticism that the distribution of vital eq...

Silver says he does not expect any NBA decisions until May

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver does not expect any decisions to be made until at least May about the possible resumption of the 2019-20 season, saying the coronavirus pandemic simply makes it too diffic...

Business Highlights

___ Wall Street leaps 7%, markets rally worldwide on virus hopes NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street surged 7% Monday after some of world’s areas hardest hit by the coronav...

What Stanley Cup Playoffs could look like if NHL resumes

If the NHL goes directly to playoff hockey in the warmer months, it could leave some contenders out in the cold. The league may skip most if not all of the final 189 regular-season g...