• New Zealand leader carries on with TV interview during quake
    on May 25, 2020 at 1:19 am

    New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern barely skipped a beat when an earthquake struck during a live television interview Monday morning. She interrupted Newshub host Ryan Bridge to tell him what was happening at the parliament complex in the capital, Wellington. […]

  • White House imposes coronavirus travel ban on Brazil
    on May 25, 2020 at 12:05 am

    President Donald Trump on Sunday further limited travel from the world’s coronavirus hotspots by denying entry to foreigners coming from Brazil, which is second to the U.S. in the number of confirmed cases. Trump had already banned certain travelers from China, Europe, the […]

  • No fans, no problem: Some Coca-Cola 600 fans turn out anyway
    on May 24, 2020 at 11:45 pm

    Chris “Popsâ€� Bowyer sat in a lawn chair wearing a plain white T-shirt and drinking a beer alongside wife Jana and their friends outside of their motorhome a few hundred yards from Charlotte Motor Speedway. Bowyer knew he wasn’t getting […]

  • US Muslims try to balance Eid rituals with virus concerns
    on May 24, 2020 at 11:08 pm

    With no congregational prayers or family gatherings, Salsabiel Mujovic has been worried that this year’s Eid al-Fitr celebration will pale. Still, she’s determined to bring home holiday cheer amid the coronavirus gloom. Her family […]

  • Memorial Day even more poignant as veterans die from virus
    on May 24, 2020 at 9:57 pm

    ATLANTA (AP) — One was a 94-year-old veteran of World War II who was the first of his 11 brothers to enlist in the military. One was a Vietnam veteran who lost his leg overseas and was always touched when people thanked him for his service. Another was drafted […]