Latest figures on China's coronavirus outbreak

Latest News Taiwan goes 11 days without new coronavirus case https://t.co/dqzFET914e pic.twitter.com/B9Cf4lfDf8 — Taiwan News (@TaiwanNews886) May 18, 2020 #Taiwan considers allowin...

Taiwan to relax coronavirus restrictions on public transport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is slowing down, the wearing of masks will no longer be compulsory on trains beginning June 7, according to new proposals from...

Marvin Lau, chief executive officer of LEGACY, led 300 volunteers for a community service in Hong Kong entitled "Ending the Epidemic Together"

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 2 June 2020 -Recently, a community service campaign led by Marvin Lau, Chief Executive Officer of LEGACY, with the theme of "Ending the Epidemic Together" was lau...

The Latest: OSU linebacker tests positive following protest

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Oklahoma State linebacker Amen Ogbongbemiga says he tested positive for COVID-...

The Latest: Thousands on New York City streets after curfew

The Latest on the May 25 death in Minneapolis of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air as a white police officer pressed a knee on his neck: TOP OF THE HOUR: ...

Minneapolis police face civil rights probe over Floyd death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The state of Minnesota on Tuesday launched a civil rights investigation of the Minneapolis Police Department in hopes of forcing widespread changes following the death of George Flo...

The Latest: UN body calls for action on debt amid pandemic

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. COVID-19 causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe...

Supercross return in Utah goes smoothly

The gate dropped at a Supercross race for the first time in two months last weekend, kicking off a stretch of seven races to close out the pandemic-delayed season. The race Sunday in...

New York City contact tracers start, reach out to 600 people

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City contact tracers hired to contain the spread of the coronavirus reached out to all of the roughly 600 people who tested positive for the virus citywide on Monday, the firs...

Sudan appoints new defense chief amid tensions with Ethiopia

CAIRO (AP) — Sudan on Tuesday swore in a new defense minister more that two months after the death of the former defense chief and amid tensions with neighboring Ethiopia. Maj. Gen. ...

AP PHOTOS: Peru's dead mourned at barren cemetery for poor

LIMA, Peru (AP) — The cemetery on a remote hill outside Peru’s teeming capital does not have granite tombstones, a green lawn or even paved roads. The dead from co...

Paris cafes, restaurants partially reopen post-lockdown

PARIS (AP) — Parisians who have been cooped up for months with takeout food and coffee can savor their steak tartare in the fresh air and cobbled streets of the City of Light once more — albeit in sma...

Singapore first lady riles up Taiwanese by gloating over US protests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Singapore first lady Ho Ching (何晶) has yet again drawn the ire of Taiwanese after she shared a cartoon that depicted Trump as supporting the Hong Kong protesters while con...

Taiwan's CSD now selling plethora of colorful masks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the ban on the sale of face masks was lifted on Monday (June 1), Taiwanese mask brand China Surgical Dressings Center Co., Ltd (CSD) announced that it would begin selli...

Mexico president kicks off 'new normal' phase amid pandemic

CANCUN, Mexico (AP) — Amid a pandemic and a brewing tropical storm, Mexico President Andrés Manuel López Obrador kicked off Mexico’s return to a “new normal” Monday with his first road trip in two mon...