Global coronavirus report: Brazil passes 1 million infections as asymptomatic cases surface in New Zealand | World news

Brazil passed 1 million coronavirus cases on Friday and approached 50,000 deaths, as New Zealand reported fresh asymptomatic cases and a the Australian state of Victoria announced a return to…

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Are young people really driving the surge in coronavirus cases in Houston and Texas?

HOUSTON – At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, older people accounted for most of the positive cases. But what is fueling the recent surge? “There are certain counties where…

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Drinkers may order pints via apps under Covid-19 plans for England | World news

Drinkers would be encouraged to order pints on smartphone apps and pubs could be patrolled to ensure social-distancing measures are enforced under plans to ease the lockdown for the hospitality…

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No Reinstatement, Not Now Nor In Future For Fired Carrier Commander : NPR

Capt. Brett Crozier, then-commanding officer of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt, talks to reporters in January. The Navy has decided not to restore him to command. U.S. Navy via…

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China uses disinformation to split Europe, US

COPENHAGEN – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday that China is behind a “fear in Europe” that Europeans should choose between the United States and China by “pushing…

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Mike Pompeo blasts China’s ‘coercion’ of Australia as cyber-attack likened to Parliament House hack | China

The US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has said he raised China’s “coercion” of Australia during a frank, six-hour meeting with China’s top diplomat in Hawaii. It comes as experts…

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