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Prime Minister Boris Johnson outlines UK reopening guidelines

4 hours 21 min ago
Britain will begin lifting coronavirus restrictions starting Monday in a phased approach, the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said at a press conference today.

Antarctic ice sheets capable of much faster melting than we thought

5 hours 55 min ago
Antarctic ice sheets retreated at speeds of up to 50 meters (164 feet) a day at the end of the last Ice Age -- about ten times quicker than the fastest retreating sheets of today -- researchers have found.

More than two dozen North Korean bankers charged in $2.5 billion money-laundering scheme

6 hours 10 min ago
The US Justice Department on Thursday unsealed criminal charges against more than two dozen North Korean bankers, alleging they were behind an international money laundering scheme that moved some $2.5 billion in violation of US sanctions.

While some countries clap for doctors, health workers in Russia face open hostility

14 hours 7 min ago
Frontline medical workers in the US, the UK and elsewhere may face major risks in their efforts to battle the coronavirus pandemic, but they've also seen an outpouring of public appreciation. In Russia, health workers say they face fear, mistrust -- and even open hostility.

India has an unlikely new type of period health educators: men

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 03:23
There's no trash can in the cramped washroom shared by almost 200 women at the congested Banjara Basti slum in Thane, a satellite city near Mumbai.

What Bolsonaro said as Brazil's coronavirus cases climbed

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 23:35
That Brazil saw warning signs would be a dramatic understatement.

Scenes from inside Brazil's city worst hit by coronavirus

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 21:46
The Amazon city of Manaus has been grappling for weeks with a horror that the rest of Brazil has partially ignored at the advice of their President, Jair Bolsonaro.

Shooting at a business meeting in France kills three

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 20:53
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

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 16:19
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

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 12:08
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.

CNN reporter hit with tear gas during protest

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 11:09
Protests have erupted in the heart of Hong Kong's financial center. Police have fired pepper spray to disperse crowds as the city's legislative council debates the controversial national anthem bill. CNN's Anna Coren reports.

Imagine giving up your child. This mother is considering it

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 10:44
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

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 08:36
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.