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A NHS worker is tested at a drive through coronavirus testing site in a car park at Chessington World of Adventures, in Chessington, England, Wednesday April 1, 2020. (Yui Mok/PA via AP)
UK vows to 'massively' increase virus testing amid criticismPolitical opponents, scientists and even usually supportive newspapers are lambasting British Prime Minister Boris Johnson over his government’s broken promises on testing for the COVID-19 virus
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Doctors from France discuss in front of room where a COVID-19 patient from France is being treated at the University Hospital in Essen, Germany, Wednesday, April 1, 2020. Today patients infected with the coronavirus and seriously ill with Covid-19 were flown from France to Essen.  For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia. (Marcel Kusch/dpa via AP)
UN: 95% of Europe's virus dead over 60 but young not immuneMore than 95% of those who have died of coronavirus in Europe have been over 60 but young people should not be complacent
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Spanish WWII liberator of Paris dies of coronavirus at 99The last surviving member of a company of Spanish soldiers that fought with French forces in liberating Paris from Nazi occupation in 1944 has died of the new coronavirus
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018 file photo, an Afghan health worker gives a vaccination to a child during a polio campaign in the old part of Kabul, Afghanistan. The World Health Organization and partners attempting to eradicate polio say they are being forced to suspend their mass immunization efforts amid the surging coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul, File)
Polio immunization suspended amid coronavirus pandemicHealth officials attempting to eradicate polio say they are being forced to suspend their mass immunization efforts amid the surging coronavirus pandemic
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - In this March 24, 2020, file photo, medical workers oversee the disinfection of streets in order to halt the spread of the new coronavirus in Qamishli, Syria. Both the Islamic State group and al-Qaida see the global upheaval caused by the new coronavirus as a threat but also as an opportunity to strike harder than before, asserting that the virus is punishment for non-Muslims while also urging followers to repent and take care of themselves. (AP Photo/Baderkhan Ahmad, File)
Extremists see global chaos from virus as an opportunityThe Islamic State group and al-Qaida are seeing the coronavirus pandemic as a chance to strike harder than ever
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Music never dies: "Bolero" busts out of coronavirus lockdownEven with its members scattered far and wide by the coronavirus, an orchestra in France has managed to make sweet music in lockdown
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Khwaja Naveed, lawyer of Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh who found guilty of the kidnapping and murder of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl, speaks to reporters outside a court in Karachi, Pakistan, Thursday, April 2, 2020. He said that Sheikh could go free unless the government chooses to challenge the court decision. A Pakistani court Thursday overturned the murder conviction of the British Pakistani man found guilty of the kidnapping and murder of Pearl. (AP Photo/Fareed Khan)
Pakistan court overturns conviction in death of Daniel PearlA Pakistani court has overturned the murder conviction of a British Pakistani man found guilty of the 2002 kidnapping and killing of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Coffins with the bodies of victims of coronavirus are stored waiting for burial or cremation at the Collserola morgue in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, April 2, 2020. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
The Latest: UK's Johnson still has symptoms of coronavirusBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson is still showing symptoms almost a week after he announced he had the new coronavirus
The Associated Press8 hours ago
The word LOVE is spelled with the lighting in the rooms of an almost entirely empty hotel in Geneva, Switzerland, Wednesday, April 1, 2020 sending a message of positivity during the global coronavirus outbreak. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms. For some it can cause more severe illness. (Valentin Flauraud/Keystone via AP)
Economic fallout mounts, along with competition for masksThe economic damage from the coronavirus crisis piled up as a record 6.6 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits, and the competition for masks and other protective gear intensified amid growing evidence that people who are infected but have no symptoms can spread the virus
The Associated Press8 hours ago
In this April 1, 2020, photo, a passenger takes the subway in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. Life in China post-coronavirus outbreak is ruled by a green symbol on a smartphone screen. Green signifies the "health code" that says the user is symptom-free. It is required to board a subway, check into a hotel or enter Wuhan, the city where the global pandemic began. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Chinese smartphone health code rules post-virus lifeLife in China post-coronavirus outbreak is ruled by a green symbol on a smartphone screen
The Associated Press8 hours ago
In this Monday, March 2, 2020, photo, Israel's Health Minister Yaakov Litzman visits a makeshift tent for quarantined coronavirus voters in Tel Aviv, Israel. Litzman, who has had frequent contact with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and other top officials, has the new coronavirus, the Health Ministry announced Thursday. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)
Israel's health minister has virus, top officials to isolateThe new coronavirus is forcing more top Israeli officials into isolation as the country's health minister, who has had frequent contact with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, tested positive
The Associated Press9 hours ago
In this Feb. 26, 2019, photo, Cardinal George Pell leaves the County Court in Melbourne, Australia. Australia's highest court will deliver its ruling on April 7, 2020 on whether to overturn the convictions of Pell, the most senior Catholic convicted of child sex abuse. The 78-year-old Pell is one year into a six-year sentence for molesting two 13-year-old choirboys in Melbourne’s St. Patrick’s Cathedral while he was the city’s archbishop in the late 1990s. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)
Australia's highest court to rule on Pell's appeal next weekAustralia's highest court will rule next week on whether to overturn the convictions of Cardinal George Pell, the most senior Catholic convicted of child sex abuse
The Associated Press13 hours ago
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