A vote on amendments to Russia’s constitution that could allow President Vladimir Putin to hold power until 2036 entered its final day Wednesday amid widespread reports of pressure on voters and other irregularities.
Iran has issued an arrest warrant and asked Interpol for help in detaining President Donald Trump and dozens of others it believes carried out the U.S. drone strike that killed a top Iranian general in Baghdad, a local prosecutor reportedly said Monday.
The intelligence assessments came amid Trump’s push to withdraw the U.S. from Afghanistan and suggested Russia was making overtures to militants as the U.S. and the Taliban held talks to end the long-running war.
The 250,000 treatment courses that the company had donated to the U.S. and other countries will run out in about a week, and the prices will apply to the drug after that.
Jean Kennedy Smith, the last surviving sibling of President John F. Kennedy and a former ambassador to Ireland, died Wednesday, her daughter confirmed to The New York Times. She was 92.
The drug, called dexamethasone, reduced deaths by 35% in patients who needed treatment with breathing machines and by 20% in those only needing supplemental oxygen, researchers in England said. It did not appear to help less ill patients.
American airlines have been cleared to resume a limited schedule of flights to China after an agreement between the two countries to defuse what was shaping up to be a tense travel standoff.
The Sikeston Department of Public Safety says three arrests have been made for an early Sunday morning shooting which left seven people injured and two dead.
The Dow and the US stock market rallied back Friday after the sharpest selloff in three months. The Dow was up 3.1%, or 775 points. The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite both rose 2.5%.
Wall Street hit the brakes Tuesday, a day after its remarkable, weeks long rally brought the S&P 500 back to positive for the year and the Nasdaq to a record high.
"The Crystal" is dubbed a horizontal skyscraper and stretches nearly 383 yards across four skyscrapers. Aerial walkways also connect it to two more skyscrapers.
Protests were largely peaceful and the nation’s streets were calmer than they have been in days since the killing of George Floyd set off sometimes violent demonstrations against police brutality and injustice against African Americans.
The Kentucky State Police Driver Testing Branch announced today that it will resume permit testing in select counties where the required CDC and Healthy at Work guidelines can be followed.
Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker said he doesn’t believe the federal government can send military troops into his state. He accused the president of creating an “incendiary moment” by threatening to do just that to stop the violence that has arisen as demonstrators have taken to the streets after George Floyd's murder.
From Sydney to Paris, world outrage at George Floyd’s death in the U.S. was growing Tuesday as the European Union’s top diplomat said the bloc was “shocked and appalled” by it and thousands marched in Australia’s largest city.
French lawmakers were set to vote Wednesday on whether to endorse a contact-tracing app designed to contain the spread of the coronavirus amid sharp debate over privacy concerns.
China's top military commander in Hong Kong has emphasized the role of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) in upholding "national sovereignty" in the city a day ahead of expected anti-government protests.
A jetliner carrying 98 people crashed Friday in a crowded neighborhood near the airport in Pakistan’s port city of Karachi after an apparent engine failure during landing. Officials said there were two survivors from the plane but they also found at least 57 bodies in the wreckage.
More than 2.4 million people applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week in the latest wave of layoffs from the novel coronavirus pandemic.
The Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission will hold a video teleconference meeting at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, May 22. The Commission says they will not be holding an in-person meeting because of the executive order from Gov. Beshear.
Thousands of people have been left homeless in the wake of Cyclone Amphan, which slammed into India's eastern coast on Wednesday afternoon.
The CDC reported a "notable decrease" in the number of vaccines ordered through a federal program that immunizes half of all kids in the U.S. Unvaccinated or under-vaccinated children will be at risk of other infectious diseases besides coronavirus, the CDC cautioned at the time.
President Donald Trump late Monday threatened to permanently pull US funding from the World Health Organization if it does not "commit to major substantive improvements in the next 30 days."
Attorney General Daniel Cameron has joined a coalition of 14 states in calling for a federal-state partnership to develop a comprehensive plan to hold the Chinese communist government responsible for its role in the spread of COVID-19
The Appalachian Mountains is known for its inordinately large number of opioid overdoses and deaths, according to the CDC. Public health officials also say the pandemic is aggravating the problem by forcing people in recovery into isolation, stripping them of crucial support systems and causing some to relapse.
Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week and roughly 36 million people have now filed for jobless aid in the last two months since the coronavirus firsts forced millions of businesses to close.
The U.S. unemployment rate hit 14.7% in April, the highest rate since the Great Depression, as 20.5 million jobs vanished in the worst monthly loss on record.
Today is World Password Day! Intel, the technology company, created World Password Day to address the critical need for solid passwords.
President Donald Trump on Wednesday vetoed a resolution that said he must get a nod from Congress before engaging in further military action against Iran. Trump called it “insulting” to the presidency.
Three frontline health care workers have mysteriously fallen out of hospital windows in Russia over the past two weeks, raising public attention to the working conditions for medical professionals amid the coronavirus pandemic. Two of those health care workers are dead, and one remains hospitalized.
North Korean state-run media is reporting that Kim Jong Un made an appearance at a May Day celebration, which would be his first public appearance in about three weeks.
The CDC is recommending that gatherings of 50 people or more in US be canceled or postponed over the next eight weeks because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Google on Sunday announced a nationwide website dedicated to providing Americans with information about the novel coronavirus.
Pi is the most studied number in mathematics, it is the integral to our understanding of geometry, and has been a vital part of everything from arches and bridges to the Pyramids of Giza. So, of course, Pi deserves a day of it's own!
March 8 is International Women's Day. It's a day to celebrate women's achievements, raise awareness against bias and take action for gender equality.
In an effort to contain the ever-growing coronavirus, Italy now prohibits travel and cancels all public events in its northern region.
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has announced that the entire region of Lombardy and a number of provinces in other regions have been put under lockdown as the coronavirus continued to spread throughout the country.
Search and rescue efforts are underway after about 70 people were trapped in a hotel collapse Saturday night in southeastern China, officials in the city of Quanzhou said.
North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles from a coastal area Monday as it resumed weapons demonstrations following a months-long hiatus.