AP Nation & World
356 results total, viewing 61 - 80

Once adversaries, Boston lawyers now aid coronavirus caregivers

During a storied legal career, Clyde Bergstresser has become one of the go-to medical malpractice lawyers in Massachusetts. But as COVID-19 cases surged at Boston area hospitals, Bergstresser found his sympathies aligning with the professions he has … more

Should runners wear a face mask outdoors?

Should runners wear a face mask outdoors? It depends. You won't always need a face covering while jogging or riding a bike if you're exercising with no one around, but it's good to carry one just in case. The U.S. … more

Auto workers' tenuous return a ray of hope

DETROIT - Defying a wave of layoffs that has sent the U.S. job market into its worst catastrophe on record, at least one major industry is making a comeback: Tens of thousands of auto workers are returning to factories that have been shuttered since … more

Surf's up and so are new beach rules to prevent virus spread

SANTA MONICA, Calif. - They arrived at the beach by car, skateboard and on bare feet. They carried Frisbees, cameras and surfboards. They wore running shorts, yoga pants and wetsuits. Many wore masks. That was the starkest difference this week … more

Brothers who survived Holocaust die weeks apart

NEW YORK - The brothers didn't have a chance to say goodbye. As young Polish Jews, they came out of World War II with scars that forever shaped how they viewed the world and each other. One survived Auschwitz, a death march and starvation. The … more

36M have sought U.S. unemployment aid since virus hit

All our coronavirus coverage is free to the public. It’s the right thing to do as a public service to our community. If you find this article helpful or informative and want to support our … more

Republicans hit 'pause' on new COVID-19 aid

WASHINGTON (AP) - Businesses are going belly up, tens of millions have been laid off and, by some measures, the U.S. seems headed for another Great Depression. But Republicans surveying the wreckage aren't ready for another round of coronavirus aid, … more

Kenyan ballet student struggles in slum with no remote class

All our coronavirus coverage is free to the public. It’s the right thing to do as a public service to our community. If you find this article helpful or informative and want to support our … more

How long before we know if reopenings cause virus spikes?

All our coronavirus coverage is free to the public. It’s the right thing to do as a public service to our community. If you find this article helpful or informative and want to support our … more

Virus tests hospitals in pockets of U.S. as some states reopen

All our coronavirus coverage is free to the public. It’s the right thing to do as a public service to our community. If you find this article helpful or informative and want to support our … more

Officials release edited coronavirus reopening guidance from CDC

NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. health officials on Thursday released some of their long-delayed guidance that schools, businesses and other organizations can use as states reopen from coronavirus shutdowns. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention … more

Death toll from attack on maternity clinic rises to 24

KABUL, Afghanistan - Officials on Wednesday raised the death toll from a militant attack on a maternity hospital in Kabul to 24, including mothers, nurses and two babies. A day after the shooting … more

Exhaustion, uncertainty mark COVID-19 survivors' journeys

An angelic voice singing "Hallelujah" echoes off the stately stone and brick canyons of a narrow Montmartre street. Still struggling with COVID-19 complications two months after falling ill, Parisian soprano Veronica Antonelli wanted the … more

As new clusters emerge, WHO warns virus may be here to stay

BRUSSELS (AP) - New coronavirus clusters have surfaced around the world as nations struggle to balance reopening economies and preventing a second wave of infections, while a top global health official warned Wednesday that COVID-19 could be around … more

S.C. Senate complains about governor's emergency orders

The South Carolina Senate rebuked Gov. Henry McMaster for part of his coronavirus response, saying he should have gotten permission from lawmakers to continue the state of emergency for the pandemic over two months. The resolution rapping … more

As president urges reopening, thousands getting sick at work

NEW YORK - Even as President Donald Trump urges getting people back to work and reopening the economy, an Associated Press analysis shows thousands of people are getting sick from COVID-19 on the job. Recent figures show a surge of infections in … more

Risk of reopening U.S. economy too fast: A W-shaped recovery

WASHINGTON (AP) - When the coronavirus erupted in the United States, it triggered quarantines, travel curbs and business shutdowns. Many economists predicted a V-shaped journey for the economy: a sharp drop, then a quick bounce-back as the virus … more

Cubicle comeback? Pandemic reshapes office life for good

LONDON - Office jobs are never going to be the same. When workers around the world eventually return to their desks, they'll find many changes due to the pandemic. For a start, fewer people will go back to their offices as the coronavirus crisis … more

Militants storm maternity clinic in Afghan capital, kill 16 including 2 newborns

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Militants stormed a maternity hospital in the western part of Kabul on Tuesday, setting off an hours-long shootout with the police and killing 16 people, including two newborn babies, their mothers and an unspecified number … more

Prosecutors under investigation in Georgia slaying

ATLANTA (AP) - The Georgia prosecutors who first handled the fatal shooting of a black man, before charges were filed more than two months later, were placed under investigation Tuesday for their conduct in the case, which has fueled a national … more
« Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 18 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 90 days.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.