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Shooting at a business meeting in France kills three

1 hour 50 min ago
Three people were killed and one injured in western France on Wednesday after a man open fired during a business meeting, national police told CNN.

EU wants to raise $825 billion to safeguard the euro

6 hours 25 min ago
The European Commission has proposed giving hundreds of billions of euros to EU countries that have seen their economies devastated by the coronavirus pandemic, an unprecedented relief effort designed to ensure parts of the bloc aren't left behind when the recovery comes.

Hong Kong's richest man defends China's plans for security law

10 hours 36 min ago
Hong Kong's richest man has defended China's plan to introduce a national security law in the semi-autonomous city, a move that has reignited mass protests and renewed questions about the future of the global business hub.

Imagine giving up your child. This mother is considering it

11 hours 59 min ago
Thousands of migrant domestic workers are stranded in Lebanon now jobless, penniless and some homeless with no way out as coronavirus exacerbates the country's economic crisis. CNN's Jomana Karadsheh reports.

Why Thailand isn't opening to international tourists yet

14 hours 8 min ago
With news that many countries in Europe are reopening to tourism in time for summer, travelers with their sights set on Asia are anxiously awaiting word on when they'll be given the green light to visit their favorite destination.

This country seemed to do everything right. Coronavirus spread anyway

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 01:02
Peru was one of the first nations in the Americas to take strict preventative coronavirus measures, like stay-at-home orders, curfews and border closings. So how did it become one of the hardest hit?

Costa Rica has made history

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 23:32
Marriage equality is now law in Costa Rica.

Latin America is now the 'epicenter of the outbreak:' official

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 19:36
Latin America has surpassed Europe and the United States in the daily number of reported Covid-19 infections, the director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) said Tuesday, putting the region at the center of the global outbreak.

EU still divided over coronavirus relief. That could tear it apart

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 15:45
A fight over how to fund the European Union's recovery from the coronavirus pandemic is stoking tensions between wealthier and poorer countries, threatening to delay the region's economic rebound and unleash political and financial forces that could pull the bloc apart.

Japan to discuss cyberbullying laws after death of wrestling star

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 09:27
Japanese government officials are calling for action against cyberbullying, amid a national outpouring of grief after the death of professional wrestler and reality television star Hana Kimura.

State media: 6.5 million Covid-19 tests done in Wuhan in 9 days

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 08:50
The central Chinese city of Wuhan conducted more than 6.5 million novel coronavirus tests in just 9 days, according to state media, a drastic move by authorities to prevent a second wave of infections in the original epicenter of the global pandemic.

Asian stocks rise, boosted by 're-opening optimism'

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 05:43
Asian stocks rose on Tuesday, as a growing number of cities and countries around the world take steps toward re-opening.

Brazil faces dark week as Covid-19 toll rises

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 00:14
Brazil appears to be entering another dark week, as coronavirus cases grow by the thousands and controversy swells around President Jair Bolsonaro.

Lufthansa clinches $10 billion bailout

Mon, 05/25/2020 - 17:28
Lufthansa and the German government have finalized the terms of a €9 billion ($9.8 billion) bailout, following weeks of intense negotiations over the future of Europe's leading global airline.

Syndrome leaves 6-year-old fighting for his life

Mon, 05/25/2020 - 09:51
"The doctors were shocked. They said they had never seen anything like this," says Valentina Vigilante, recalling the terrifying day her 6-year-old son Nicolò was rushed into intensive care in Bergamo, northern Italy, as he struggled to breathe.