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Virus expands grip in many areas, as US nears 100,000 deaths

SEOUL, South Korea -- South Korea reported its highest number of new coronavirus infections in weeks on Wednesday and India saw another record single-day...

Hong Kong police surround legislature ahead of protests over national anthem...

Police clashed with protesters in the shopping area of Causeway Bay and Central, the city's main business district, after earlier plans to blockade the...

Trump says U.S. to take action on China over Hong Kong...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he is preparing to take action against China this week over its effort to...

White House doesn't detail Trump's rationale for removing watchdogs to top...

The letter, which Grassley swiftly blasted as having "failed to address" the congressional requirement that there "ought to be a good reason" for such...

Democratic super PAC wades into New Mexico GOP primary

Liz Brown-Kaiser6h ago / 8:27 PM UTCWASHINGTON — A Democratic super PAC is inserting itself into a contentious GOP primary in New Mexico, spending...

Security tight as Hong Kong set to debate China national anthem...

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hundreds of riot police took up posts in and around Hong Kong’s financial district on Wednesday ahead of a debate...

Twitter labeled Trump tweets with a fact check for the first...

On Tuesday, Twitter highlighted two of Trump's tweets that falsely claimed mail-in ballots would lead to widespread voter fraud, appending a message the company...

Questions about COVID-19 test accuracy raised across the testing spectrum

For Sarah Bowen, it all started with a sore throat. Not the kind of searing pain she’d feel with strep, she said, but a...

Biden calls Trump a 'fool' for mocking masks during pandemic

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden said Tuesday that wearing a mask in public to combat the spread of the coronavirus is a sign of...

COVID-19 cases among health care workers top 62,000, CDC says

More than 62,000 doctors, nurses and other health care providers on the front lines of the U.S.'s COVID-19 crisis have been infected, and at...

Twitter places fact-check notification on Trump tweet about mail-in ballots

U.S. President Donald Trump listens to questions from reporters after speaking about negotiations with pharmaceutical companies over the cost of insulin for U.S. seniors...

How SpaceX Got to Launch NASA's Astronauts to Orbit

It took work across three presidencies, those of George W. Bush, Barack Obama and Donald J. Trump, but the United States is at last...

S&P 500 rises on economic recovery and vaccine hopes, pulls back...

New York (Reuters) - U.S. stocks closed higher on Tuesday on optimism about the development of coronavirus vaccines and a revival of business activity,...

S&P 500 clears 3,000 barrier on hopes of recovery, vaccine

(Reuters) - ṄU.S. stocks jumped and the S&P 500 crossed 3,000 points on Tuesday as optimism about a potential coronavirus vaccine and a revival...

States are trying to lure the Republican National Convention away from...

One state's health concerns are being viewed as a potential cash cow by others.After President Donald Trump on Monday threatened to move the Republican...

Most Medicare enrollees could get insulin for $35 a month

WASHINGTON -- Medicare recipients will be able to get prescription plans that limit copays for insulin, a potential savings of hundreds of dollars, the...