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The Latest: UK care home providers upset with PM's comments

July 7, 2020

LONDON — Care home providers are disappointed and frustrated after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson accused some homes of not properly following procedures during the COVID-19 crisis. more »»

Hollywood comes to UK High Court as Depp takes on The Sun

July 7, 2020

LONDON (AP) — Johnny Depp has a starring role in a real-life courtroom drama Tuesday in London, where he is suing a tabloid newspaper for libel over an article that branded him a “wife beater. more »»

TikTok to leave Hong Kong as security law raises questions

July 7, 2020

HONG KONG (AP) — TikTok said Tuesday it will stop operations in Hong Kong, joining other social media companies in warily eyeing ramifications of a sweeping national security law that took effect... more »»

Turkey raids ship carrying 276 migrants; 8 smugglers held

July 7, 2020

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish authorities on Tuesday foiled an attempt to smuggle 276 migrants to Europe on board a ship, and detained eight suspected smugglers, Turkey’s state-run news agency... more »»

The Latest: Israel can bypass parliament on virus decisions

July 7, 2020

JERUSALEM — The Israeli parliament has passed an emergency bill allowing the government to bypass it in making immediate decisions on combating a renewed outbreak of the coronavirus. more »»

Australia's 2nd largest city foils nation's pandemic success

July 7, 2020

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Australia has been among the world’s most successful countries in containing its coronavirus outbreak — with one exceptio. more »»

Asia Today: China's university exam begins after virus delay

July 7, 2020

BEIJING (AP) — Almost 11 million students began taking China's university entrance exam Tuesday after a delay as the country worked to bring down coronavirus infection. more »»

Death toll from flooding in Japan rises to 50, dozen missing

July 7, 2020

TOKYO (AP) — Soldiers rescued residents on boats as floodwaters flowed down streets in southern Japanese towns hit by deadly rains that were expanding across the region Tuesda. more »»

Spaghetti Western movie composer Ennio Morricone dead at 91

July 7, 2020

ROME (AP) — Ennio Morricone, the Oscar-winning Italian composer who created the coyote-howl theme for the iconic Spaghetti Western “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly” and often haunting soundtracks... more »»

Brazil's Bolsonaro tested for COVID-19, feels well

July 7, 2020

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was tested for COVID-19 after having an X-ray of his lungs on Monday. He didn’t say whether he was showing symptoms of the new coronavirus. more »»

N. Korea rejects talks ahead of US envoy's arrival in Seoul

July 7, 2020

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Tuesday repeated it has no immediate intent to resume dialogue with the United States hours before U.S. more »»

Hospitals approaching capacity as Miami closes restaurants

July 7, 2020

MIAMI (AP) — Hospitals rapidly approached capacity across the Sunbelt, and the Miami area closed restaurants and gyms again because of the surging coronavirus Monday, as the U.S. more »»

American student released after 486 days in Egyptian prison

July 6, 2020

CAIRO (AP) — An American medical student detained without trial in an Egyptian prison for nearly 500 days has been freed and returned to the United States, the U.S. State Department said on Monday. more »»

Hospitals approaching capacity as Miami closes restaurants

July 6, 2020

MIAMI (AP) — Hospitals rapidly approached capacity in Florida and Texas, and the Miami area closed restaurants again Monday because of the surging coronavirus, as the U.. more »»

Burundi starts taking COVID-19 seriously, begins screening

July 6, 2020

NAIROBI,Kenya (AP) — Burundi launched a campaign of mass screening for COVID-19 on Monday, indicating that the new president is changing policies to more assertively combat the spread of the... more »»

The Latest: Coronavirus cases in Arizona surpass 100,000

July 6, 2020

PHOENIX — The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Arizona, which leads the U.S. in new cases per capita, has now surpassed 100,00. more »»

France: Macron ousts security chief after police protests

July 6, 2020

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron ousted his top security official Monday following protests over police brutality as part of a government shakeup aimed at focusing on France’s... more »»

Turkey calls on EU to be 'honest' in dispute with members

July 6, 2020

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Turkish foreign minister on Monday called on the European Union to be an “honest broker” in disputes between Ankara and EU member states France, Greece and Cyprus. more »»

UK sanctions Russians, Saudis under new Magnitsky powers

July 6, 2020

LONDON (AP) — Britain on Monday announced economic sanctions against individuals and organizations from Russia, Saudi Arabia, Myanmar and North Korea under new U.K. more »»

Hong Kong police granted sweeping powers under security law

July 6, 2020

HONG KONG (AP) — In implementing the national security law for Hong Kong, police will have sweeping authority that allows them to take actions including conducting searches without a warrant,... more »»

 
 

 

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