Coronavirus hot spots grow in middle America

DETROIT — The coronavirus continued its unrelenting spread across the United States with fatalities doubling in…

Dog-walking ban sparks outrage in Serbia

BELGRADE, Serbia — Pet owners in Serbia are furious over the populist government’s decision to ban…

Coronavirus ‘essential services’ designations raise eyebrows

The coronavirus pandemic is defining for the globe what’s “essential” and what things we really can’t…

Coronavirus makes it harder for campaigns to ask for money

WASHINGTON (AP) – White House candidates aren’t usually bashful about asking supporters for money. Read more……

In Somalia, coronavirus goes from fairy tale to nightmare

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) – At first, the coronavirus was just a fairy tale, a rumor along…

Sweden shuns ‘drastic’ coronavirus response

STOCKHOLM — The streets of Stockholm are quiet but not deserted. People still sit at outdoor…

Coronavirus: No confirmed cases in one-third of U.S. counties

SANTA FE, N.M. — As the coronavirus rages across the United States, mainly in large urban…

Germany’s Merkel shines in virus crisis even as power wanes

BERLIN (AP) – In her first address to the nation on the coronavirus pandemic, German Chancellor…

Off to the cafe: Sweden is outlier in virus restrictions

STOCKHOLM (AP) – The streets of Stockholm are quiet but not deserted. People still sit at…

Riot breaks out at prison in northeast Thailand

BANGKOK (AP) – Officials in Thailand say a riot has broken out at a prison in…

Iran’s president says economy is a factor in virus response

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) – Iran’s president on Sunday lashed out at criticism of its lagging response…

The Latest: Italy’s sports minister to extend ban on events

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: Read more……

Modi apologizes to Indians for 21-day lockdown hardships

NEW DELHI (AP) – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi apologized to the public on Sunday for…

Two Florida boys who both had open-heart surgeries form bond

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – On a brisk recent morning, 1-year-old Everett and 4-year-old Korbin were all…

Canines bring self-isolation ease

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) – For some Gainesville residents, it’s a great time to be a dog…

Dubai firm tied to Trump posts loss as virus downturn looms

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) – Dubai’s largest, fully private real estate developer posted on Sunday…

Restaurant converts to grocery amid coronavirus outbreak

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Two weeks ago, Cahawba House was one of the hottest local eateries…

Restaurant chefs band together to make meals for unemployed

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) – As the COVID-19 outbreak puts people out of work, restaurant employees –…

Canine Companion: Service dogs benefit veterans

VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) – When Ryan Bodge retired from the Air Force after serving nearly three…

Charleston’s Chinese community aids hospitals amid pandemic

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) – Members of the Charleston area’s Chinese community are making an effort to…