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Rejected by Two Ports on Virus Fears, Cruise Heads to Mexico

Rejected by Two Ports on Virus Fears, Cruise Heads to Mexico

 

The Meraviglia cruise ship leaves the STX shipyard of Saint-Nazaire, western France, on June 1, 2017. With a capacity of 6570 passengers and 1550 crew members, the MSC Meraviglia is the biggest cruise ship in Europe. / AFP PHOTO / LOIC VENANCE (Photo credit should read LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)


February 26, 2020 - 20:55 GMT
Italy scrambles to contain coronavirus after admitting hospital mess-up

Italy scrambles to contain coronavirus after admitting hospital mess-up

 

FILE - In this Friday, Feb. 21, 2020, file photo, personnel carry new beds inside a hospital of Codogno, near Lodi in Northern Italy. Health officials reported the country's first cases of contagion of COVID-19 in people who had not been in China. Italy saw cases of the new virus more than quadruple in a day as it grapples with infections in a northern region that apparently have spread through a hospital and a cafe. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)


February 26, 2020 - 12:30 GMT
Military Will Study Brain Injuries From Iran Attack for Years: Pentagon

Military Will Study Brain Injuries From Iran Attack for Years: Pentagon

 

A picture taken on January 13, 2020 shows damage at the Ain Al Asad military airbase housing U.S. and other foreign troops in the western Iraqi province of Anbar.


February 25, 2020 - 15:03 GMT
Trump returns to domestic squabbles on India trip

Trump returns to domestic squabbles on India trip

 

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Hyderabad House, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, in New Delhi, India. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)


February 25, 2020 - 13:57 GMT
Hosni Mubarak, Egypts Ousted Pharaoh President, Dies Aged 91

Hosni Mubarak, Egypts Ousted Pharaoh President, Dies Aged 91

 

Hosni Mubarak


February 25, 2020 - 11:24 GMT
Syrias worst humanitarian catastrophe in its 9-year civil war is now unfolding

Syrias worst humanitarian catastrophe in its 9-year civil war is now unfolding

 

A Syrian man comforts another in the rubble of a building after a Russian airstrike on a popular market in Idlib province on December 7, 2019.


February 25, 2020 - 00:39 GMT
Coronavirus skyrockets in Italy; cases surge from 3 to more than 200 in a few days

Coronavirus skyrockets in Italy; cases surge from 3 to more than 200 in a few days

 

People wearing face masks ride a train after a coronavirus outbreak, in Milan, Italy, Feb. 24, 2020.


February 24, 2020 - 16:41 GMT
Germany: Car drives into Volkmarsen carnival crowd

Germany: Car drives into Volkmarsen carnival crowd

 

A car drove into a carnival parade in Volkmarsen in central Germany on Monday, February 24.


February 24, 2020 - 15:39 GMT
Julian Assange hearing: sources 'disappeared' after WikiLeaks release

Julian Assange hearing: sources 'disappeared' after WikiLeaks release

 

Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP via Getty Images


February 24, 2020 - 15:20 GMT
Novel coronavirus cases top 79,000 amid worsening outbreaks in South Korea and Italy

Novel coronavirus cases top 79,000 amid worsening outbreaks in South Korea and Italy

 

HONG KONG, CHINA - February 23: Workers from Department of Health wearing personal protective equipment carry cleaning supplies into a residential building at North Point district on February 23, 2020 in Hong Kong, China. South Korea has raised the Wuhan Covid-19 virus alert to the "highest level" as confirmed case numbers keep rising. Four more people in Hong Kong were confirmed to have contracted with coronavirus, including two elderly women who recently visited a North Point Buddhist worship hall, bringing the total tally of cases in the city to 74.(Photo by Anthony Kwan/Getty Images)


February 24, 2020 - 10:31 GMT
The anti-Greta: A conservative think tank takes on the global phenomenon

The anti-Greta: A conservative think tank takes on the global phenomenon

 

Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg speaks during the Fridays for Future protest in Hamburg, Germany February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer


February 24, 2020 - 08:49 GMT
South Korea orders temporary shutdown of messianic church linked to more than half the countrys coronavirus cases

South Korea orders temporary shutdown of messianic church linked to more than half the countrys coronavirus cases

 

A woman wearing a mask to protect her from contracting the coronavirus walks past a branch of the Shincheonji Church of Jesus Temple of the Tabernacle of the Testimony in Daegu, South Korea, on Friday.


February 23, 2020 - 18:49 GMT
Italy coronavirus cases soar as authorities scramble to find patient zero

Italy coronavirus cases soar as authorities scramble to find patient zero

 

A municipal information sign reads "Coronavirus, the population is invited as a precautionary measure to remain at home" is pictured in the village of Casalpusterlengo, southeast of Milan, on February 22.


February 23, 2020 - 16:56 GMT
Walls, mud packs and monkey removal for Trump in India

Walls, mud packs and monkey removal for Trump in India

 

IMAGES AND SOUNDBITEN°1P74W1A 700-metre-long wall has been built in Ahmedabad, allegedly to hide a slum, ahead of US President Donald Trumps visit to the western Indian city on Monday.


February 23, 2020 - 06:07 GMT
Same Goal, Different Playbook: Why Russia Would Support Trump and Sanders

Same Goal, Different Playbook: Why Russia Would Support Trump and Sanders

 

Intelligence reports suggest that President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia has been working to get President Trump re-elected and to help Senator Bernie Sanders secure the Democratic nomination.


February 23, 2020 - 00:24 GMT
Were in a Petri Dish: How a Coronavirus Ravaged a Cruise Ship

Were in a Petri Dish: How a Coronavirus Ravaged a Cruise Ship

 

Paul Molesky getting a swab test in his cabin on Feb. 13.


February 22, 2020 - 22:22 GMT
Report finds Catholic charity founder sexually abused women

Report finds Catholic charity founder sexually abused women

 

FILE - In this file photo dated Wednesday, March 11, 2015, showing Jean Vanier, the founder of L'ARCHE, an international network of communities where people with and without intellectual disabilities live and work together, in central London. An internal report revealed Saturday Feb. 22, 2020, that LArche founder Jean Vanier, a respected Canadian religious figure, sexually abused at least six women. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, FILE)


February 22, 2020 - 21:17 GMT
Iran Hardliners Win Seats in Tehran as Counting Continues

Iran Hardliners Win Seats in Tehran as Counting Continues

 

Iranians walk past electoral poster in a street of the capital Tehran on February 18, 2020 ahead of this week's parliamentary elections.


February 22, 2020 - 13:50 GMT
Israeli police shoot, kill alleged stabbing attacker

Israeli police shoot, kill alleged stabbing attacker

 

Palestinians walk next to the Dome of the Rock Mosque in the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem's old city, Friday, Feb. 7, 2020. The Palestinians on Friday rejected U.S. Allegations of incitement after a day of clashes and attacks left three Palestinians dead and more than a dozen Israelis wounded. (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean)


February 22, 2020 - 13:25 GMT
Rocket glitch fixed, Russia launches satellite to enhance military communications

Rocket glitch fixed, Russia launches satellite to enhance military communications

 

A Russian Soyuz-2.1a rocket launches the Meridian M communications satellite from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia, on Feb. 20, 2020.


February 22, 2020 - 07:53 GMT
Coronavirus outbreak edges closer to pandemic

Coronavirus outbreak edges closer to pandemic

 

People suspected of being infected with the new coronavirus talk with health workers in Daegu, South Korea, which reported 100 new cases Friday. (Kim Hyun-tae/Yonhap via AP)


February 22, 2020 - 05:02 GMT
US: Taliban's 'reduction of violence' deal to start tonight

US: Taliban's 'reduction of violence' deal to start tonight

 

FILE- in this Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, file photo, Afghan security personnel gather at the site of a car bomb attack in Kabul, Afghanistan. Afghanistan will need vast amounts of foreign funding to keep its government afloat through 2024, a U.S. agency said Thursday, even as foreign donors are increasingly angry over the cost of debilitating corruption and the U.S. seeks a peace deal with Taliban to withdraw its troops. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul, File)


February 21, 2020 - 14:58 GMT
US says preparing to sign deal with Taliban on February 29

US says preparing to sign deal with Taliban on February 29

 

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced the planned February 29 signing date for a deal with the Taliban after holding talks with Saudi officials in Riyadh


February 21, 2020 - 12:09 GMT
What a Party in Japan May Tell Us About the Coronaviruss Spread

What a Party in Japan May Tell Us About the Coronaviruss Spread

 

Commuters during the morning rush hour in Tokyo on Thursday.


February 21, 2020 - 03:43 GMT
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2020/02/25
Senate Republicans strongly back Barr after his clash with Trump


2020/02/24
A Miami man who flew to China worried he might have coronavirus. He may owe thousands


2020/02/23
Jewish Group Demands MSNBC's Chris Matthews Apologize for Sanders Remark


2020/02/22
Trump has flipped the 9th Circuit — and some new judges are causing a 'shock wave'


2020/02/21
National Archives Emails Show Little Debate Over Altering Photo of Womens March


2020/02/20
A Town of Immigrant Farm Workers Says No to an ICE Detention Center