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China maintains pressure on Taiwan with air incursions

TAIPEI, Taiwan: China has again sent fighter jets into Taiwan's air defense zone, causing Taiwan to launch its own jets ...

Italian demonstrators gather at parliament, block roads over lockdown

ROME, Italy: Italian restaurant owners clashed with police earlier this week during a demonstration outside Parliament in Rome, as they ...

EU medical official says link between AstraZeneca and blood clots

BRUSSELS, Belgium: A senior European medical official has said that there is a "clear link" between the use of the ...

EU report sees majority vaccinated in June, eastern countries later

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The majority of European Union nations will have enough Covid vaccinations to inoculate over 55 percent of their ...

Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, dies at age of 99

Britain's Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, has died at the age of 99 after seven decades at the heart ...

Catching COVID-19 from surfaces called 'not significant', says CDC

ATLANTA, Georgia: There is no significant risk of catching coronavirus from surfaces, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has ...

GM looks to have auto batteries that travel 480-580 miles per charge

DETROIT, Michigan: General Motors is currently working on cutting the cost of electric vehicle batteries, as well as their reliance ...

Carnival Cruises undecided on mandatory vaccines for travelers

MIAMI, Florida: Carnival Corp, the world's largest cruise operator, is refraining from picking sides on the question of making COVID-19 ...

Nearly 250 in Michigan contract coronavirus despite being vaccinated

LANSING, Michigan: Michigan health officials report that there have been 246 cases of fully vaccinated people contracting COVID-19.Three of these ...

Minimum wage workers in Ireland at reduced risk of poverty: report

DUBLIN, Ireland: There are fewer minimum wage employees in Ireland who risk descending into poverty than in any of the ...

Cryptocurrencies surge to $2 trillion on Monday, led by Bitcoin

NEW YORK, New York: Driven by the surge in demand for cryptocurrencies from both institutional and retail investors, the market ...

Catching COVID-19 from surfaces called 'not significant', says CDC

ATLANTA, Georgia: There is no significant risk of catching coronavirus from surfaces, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has ...

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