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Pope Francis meets a group of faithful from China at the end of his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the…
Pope Francis has signed off on the two-year extension of the 2018 pact, which gave the pope the final say on the appointment of bishops in China, a Vatican source said
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Fri, 09/25/2020 - 12:22 AM
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, second from right bottom on a computer monitor at U.N. headquarters, participates in a virtual meeting of the Security Council during the 75th session of the U.N. General Assembly, Sept. 24, 2020.
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Powers' tensions have been on display during UN’s high-level week
Margaret Besheer
Thu, 09/24/2020 - 06:12 PM
FILE - In this Wednesday, April 8, 2020 file photo people chat and drink outside a bar in Stockholm, Sweden. Sweden's…
Prime minister says people 'too relaxed' about COVID-19 restrictions
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Thu, 09/24/2020 - 03:24 PM
Sniffer dog K'ssi at the Helsinki airport in Vantaa, Finland, Wednesday Sept. 22, 2020. Finland has deployed coronavirus…
Researchers who launched the pilot program say the dogs have nearly 100% accuracy in detecting the virus
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Thu, 09/24/2020 - 03:11 PM
A man sits in an empty cafe in London, Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020, after Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a range…
Treasury chief proposes payments for businesses to help salvage British economy
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Thu, 09/24/2020 - 02:44 PM
Border Chaos, Food Shortages: Stark Warnings for Britain over No-Deal Brexit
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British government warns lines of 7,000 trucks possible at Dover port
Henry Ridgwell
Thu, 09/24/2020 - 03:28 PM
FILE - A general view of the Kitzloch apres-ski bar in Ischgl, Austria, July 23, 2020.
Chancellor says COVID-19 infection risk is too high for 'apres ski the way we know it'
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Thu, 09/24/2020 - 12:37 PM
European Commissioner for Health, Stella Kyriakides attends a news conference on the updated coronavirus disease (COVID-19)…
European Union health officials urge members to 'act decisively' to put in place and utilize measures to stop spread of coronavirus
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Thu, 09/24/2020 - 12:20 PM
FILE - Trucks wait in lines to drive onto ferries at the Port of Dover, Britain, Feb. 1, 2020.
Government warns lines of 7,000 trucks possible at Dover port
Henry Ridgwell
Thu, 09/24/2020 - 02:07 PM
Sir Harold Evans attends the Women in the World Summit 2012, hosted by Newsweek and The Daily Beast, at the David H. Koch…
A vision of British erudition and sass, Evans was a high-profile go-getter, starting in the 1960s as an editor of the Northern Echo and the Sunday Times of London and continuing into the 1990s as president of Random House
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Thu, 09/24/2020 - 09:31 AM
Students walk out of the Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne after its students were put under quarantine in Lausanne, Switzerland.
The World Health Organization, national health authorities and others have cautioned that young people, who tend to have milder COVID-19 symptoms than older demographic groups, have been a key driver for the continued spread of the coronavirus in recent weeks
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Thu, 09/24/2020 - 08:50 AM
People surround a police van during an opposition protest against the inauguration of Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko.
Demonstrators clash with security forces after news breaks of Alexander Lukashenko’s inauguration  
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Thu, 09/24/2020 - 07:40 AM
Migrants carry their belongings as they flee a road leading from Moria to the capital of Mytilene, on the northeastern island…
North Macedonia, Hungary, Serbia and Croatia lead the Gallup index of the world's least-accepting countries
Aline Barros
Wed, 09/23/2020 - 05:35 PM
People drink at the outside tables of a cafe in Soho, in central London on September 23, 2020. - Britain on Tuesday tightened…
Pubs and restaurants warn of the threat of mass closures and job losses
Henry Ridgwell
Wed, 09/23/2020 - 05:05 PM
Britain Imposes Pub Curfew as Coronavirus Cases Soar
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Pubs and restaurants warn of mass closures, job losses
Henry Ridgwell
Wed, 09/23/2020 - 03:22 PM